The photography in “Witness” pops.It peppers you with human beings’ artistic connection with nature. The beautiful photographs are reason enough to see this short film.
The subject matter veers from the more typical tensions and information packing often associated with environmental films. Primarily this film familiarizes you with a job.
The subtitle of “Witness” is “Defining Conservation Photography.”These photographers need to express a passion and purpose beyond capturing the wonders of nature.These environmentalists need to tell stories of our worrisome impact on the natural environment.The job is well demonstrated in “Witness.”
These artists need to communicate that photography is art.Whether or not photography still struggles to keep from being considered a second class citizen in the art world, the artists represented in “Witness” are most certainly first class.