Sales so far (thank you): Prints.

Shot in Paris in Pere Lachaise cemetery. This is a detail from the haunting Buchenwald-Dora Holocaust Memorial.

Featured in ‘Everything Ends’, September 2010.

Featured in ‘This is Relevant’, September 2010.

Top Ten in the ‘All Things Photographic’ Challenge ‘Statues’, October 2010.

Top Ten in the ‘Statues and Such’ Challenge, ‘Moody and Brooding’, January 2011.

Spotlight Artist: The Torch, July 2011.


buchenwald dora, cemetery, death, holocaust, jopugh1978, metal, monument, paris, pere lachaise, sculpture

A photograph is a trace of its subject. The viewer and the image belong to each other. Capturing these traces is a passion, an obsession for me. I hope the thrill comes through in my images.

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  • charliethetramp
    charliethetrampabout 4 years ago

    a powerful and brutal image from a time of atrocity
    a moving and challenging image josephine

  • Matt Roberts
    Matt Robertsabout 4 years ago

  • I’m thrilled Matt! Thanks sincerely.

    – Josephine Pugh

  • RichImage
    RichImageabout 4 years ago
  • This is great news! I am VERY pleased! Thank you.

    – Josephine Pugh

  • Terrie Taylor
    Terrie Taylorabout 4 years ago

    Congratulations on the features, very powerful image.

  • Theodore Kemp
    Theodore Kempabout 4 years ago

    WOW…that’s downright CREEPY ! great shot though

  • mscornwall
    mscornwallabout 4 years ago

    great work :) xxx

  • hologram
    hologramabout 4 years ago

    stunning work, love the tones.

  • Mark Grech
    Mark Grechabout 4 years ago

    fantastic photo

  • Andrew Paranavitana
    Andrew Paranav...almost 4 years ago

    I remember this very tomb / sculpture in the cemetery from when I was there. You have captured it perfectly and in such strong emotion Jo. Excellent piece!!

  • Theodore Kemp
    Theodore Kempalmost 4 years ago

    Powerful…beyond words or phrases ! good use of the bluish tint color too !

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