Osma Harvilahti’s chromatic universe finds its ideal motif in the sky of Provence and its deep azure blue. more
To leave behind the many clichés surrounding the famous little Mediterranean port, the Finnish photographer has scheduled his trip for the end of September to discover “the real Saint Tropez”. Far from the jet-setters, Harvilahti turns his lens on fragments of society, on the anonymous faces of the locals, on the details, on the little trifles that still bear traces of the place’s past as a simple fishing village. These photographs are a show-and-tell social commentary on life in a place known more for its wealthy visitors than its inhabitants.