Lightpainting movements

The technique emphasizes the beauty of movement through dynamic portraits of athletes in mid-motion. In attaching lights to the moving figures, Marsh is able to simultaneously capture past and present motion in one frame. Not only is the viewer able to appreciate the posture and physical endurance of the athlete, the traces of light flowing from the figures allow us to witness a continuous motion in a static frame. The photographic process is both performative and collaborative - the photographer and athlete must work in tandem, transcending the constraints of time and gravity to create an extraordinary image.

Laura Ann Chong (Cirque du Soleil)
Laura Ann Chong (Cirque du Soleil)

Barcelona - 2017

Simon Nogueira - Paris - 2015
Simon Nogueira - Paris - 2015
Désirée Nijiko, La Passerelle - 201
Désirée Nijiko, La Passerelle - 201
Florian Beaumont - Paris - 2013
Florian Beaumont - Paris - 2013
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2014
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2014
Lou, La Passerelle - 2015
Lou, La Passerelle - 2015
Storm Trooper's day off
Storm Trooper's day off
Nikita - Sceaux - 2015
Nikita - Sceaux - 2015
PJ, La Passerelle - 2015
PJ, La Passerelle - 2015
Théo Azoulay, La Passerelle - 2015
Théo Azoulay, La Passerelle - 2015
Ricky Muscat - Le Havre - 2014
Ricky Muscat - Le Havre - 2014
ZEPHIR - Paris - 2011
ZEPHIR - Paris - 2011
Huk Roosow - La Plagne - 2014
Huk Roosow - La Plagne - 2014
Clement Milot - Paris - 2012
Clement Milot - Paris - 2012
Lamine Fathi - paris - 2014
Lamine Fathi - paris - 2014
Nastassia Assante - Sceaux - 2014
Nastassia Assante - Sceaux - 2014
Jeremy knez - Sceaux - 2014
Jeremy knez - Sceaux - 2014
Lucien Hugues - Paris - 2015
Lucien Hugues - Paris - 2015
Marie Maude Laflamme - Vendée - 2015
Marie Maude Laflamme - Vendée - 2015
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2012
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2012
Laetitia Meunier - Paris - 2014
Laetitia Meunier - Paris - 2014
Jean Bulhon - Vendée - 2015
Jean Bulhon - Vendée - 2015
Macha Illizium - Doha - 2011
Macha Illizium - Doha - 2011
Pierre Samolany - Sceaux - 2014
Pierre Samolany - Sceaux - 2014
Tim Marsh - paris - 2012
Tim Marsh - paris - 2012
Marie Maude Laflamme - Vendée - 2015
Marie Maude Laflamme - Vendée - 2015
Tim Marsh - Paris - 2014
Tim Marsh - Paris - 2014
Romain Godenaire - Paris - 2014
Romain Godenaire - Paris - 2014
Guilli Barnes - Sceaux - 2012
Guilli Barnes - Sceaux - 2012
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2012
Sebastien Remule - Sceaux - 2012
Jeremy knez - Sceaux - 2014
Jeremy knez - Sceaux - 2014