Momentary lapse of reason

PhotographerSanttu Laine
Prize3rd Place in Fine Art / Portrait
City/CountryHelsinki, Finland
Photo Date01 / 2016
Entry Description

What is loneliness? Existentialists think that a human being's existence is a lonely existence. Someone is lonely in her/his relationship, someone feel lonely in front of the television and someone feel lonely when surrounded be a group of people. We all feel lonely sometimes. Loneliness is a universal phenomenon, it visits every human soul at some time in every culture, every race, every class, every age, and at all times in human history. At the end of the day, we are all alone.

About Photographer

Santtu Laine is a Finnish photographer and visual artist living and working between Berlin, Germany and Helsinki, Finland. His works are often dealing with sociological and cultural phenomenons in our modern society. In his photographs he is depicting people and places affected by these invisible structures. He has completed Bachelor of Arts in Photography from the BTK University of Art & Design, Berlin. He is currently studying his Master studies in Time and Space Arts, at The University of the Arts Helsinki.