(December 2009) Christian Mushenko was invited by Canon Australia to be featured at a special event celebrating esteemed International and Australian photographers, and 50 years of Canon EOS SLR cameras. Christian’s work (along with Denis Montalbetti shown above) was selected representing the last decade, and being within the sphere of those top photographers who have contributed greatly with their images and the passion they hold for photography as a whole.
Affinity. Closeness. Longing for connection. These shared experiences are what elevate our lives beyond mere existence. Good or bad, they are the muse for poetry, the rhythm of music, and the ‘heart’ in our heart. This body of work is about exploring just that: our humanity seen through how we connect with something outside ourselves. That moment when we bare our souls and open our hearts.