Non-evil Man Ray

"To create is divine, to reproduce is human".


Ray's occupation was photography. (To the right is a rayograph).

  1. He created solarization - adds a ghostly quality to the image
  2. rayographs- airbrushed paintings with exposed objects on light sensitive paper.

Life in Paris

  1. Encouraged by Marcel Duchamp Man Ray moved to Paris in 1921
  2. Linked with the Parisian Dada and Surrealist circles of artists and writers.
  3. Inspired by the group's, he reinvented “cameraless” pictures he called rayographs.

Be Major

Man Ray was a man of many talents, such as painting, sculpting and even film but he was most known for his photography, which extended the Dada and Surrealism movements.