Clecio Lira uses black and white negative film, paint and digital photography to create his beautiful images. He sculpts his original B/W photography by adding luminous colors, backgrounds, shadows to give the suggestion f motion. By enhancing these images he invites us to focus on the basics of their curves and lines. In the process the images achieve an added dimension;we are led to see these images in a refreshing and innovative way.
Mr. Lira was born in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil and resides as a freelance photographer in New York City. Educated at Universidade Santa Ursula (Rio de Janeiro), ICP , SVA and FIT