A gorgeous new book by Elias Redstone explores architecture through the lens of contemporary photography. "Architecture is in and of itself a lens through which to see the world," observes writer Elias Redstone in the introduction to his new book, Shooting Space: Architecture in Contemporary Photography. Show More Summary
Boredom is one of the most powerful and inescapable forces on this world and photography is not immune to it. A bored photographer will likely stop to photograph or start producing boring images, which in turns will bore the viewer or client, who will likely stop following or buying the photographer’s boring work. Show More Summary
As far as I can tell, I am the only artist in the world working at the intersection of street photography and flash fiction. Cool! eclectic food-for-thought for a changing world
Thanks to the rise of drone photography, it's never been easier to get a glimpse of some incredible aerial views. From scenic desert landscapes to hundreds of feet above the ocean, drones enable photographers to reach new heights to film both exotic and familiar locations from a new perspective. Show More Summary
Photo via Dezeen Dezeen has an early look at Constructing Worlds: Photography and Architecture in the Modern World, an exhibition at London's Barbican Centre that explores the relationship between photography and beautiful buildings and cityscapes. Spanning from the 1930s to...
The Natural World is a monthly post that showcases photography depicting animals (sometimes in man-made habitats) and environments across the planet. --Leanne Burden Seidel (32 photos total) A Bryde's whale and seagulls feast on anchovies in the Gulf of Thailand, Sept 9. Show More Summary
Concentrating on the work of 18 leading photographers from the last 80 years, the exhibition begins in 1935 with Berenice Abbott, who captured New York's transformation into modern metropolis. From there, it journeys through affluent...Show More Summary
The rare art-world send-up that hits its targets with relative precision, Hellaware depicts a New York scene where the worst work attracts the most attention. In the opening minutes of this low-budget satire, former photography student Nate (Keith Poulson) gets dumped by his girlfriend for an artist well-known for painting defiled crucifixes. Show More Summary
Since the very first photograph, architecture has proved to be an enduring subject matter for photographers. Constructing Worlds looks beyond the medium?s ability to simply document the built world and explores the power of photography to reveal wider truths about society. Show More Summary
Here is everything, all at once: Mason Murer, in conjunction with Atlanta Celebrates Photography is dedicating a whole showcase to local photographers. Lucinda Bunnen will open one show, Lucinda’s World, while Margaret Hiden, Libby Rowe, and H. Jennings Sheffield will openFamily as the Vernacular.… [ Read more ] [ Subscribe to the comments on this story ]
Street photography has an irresistible allure, bringing out the voyeur in the viewer. A new book, “The World Atlas of Street Photography,” has pictures by 100 established and emerging photographers, working in more than 50 cities onShow More Summary
From Paul Melcher’s blog “Thoughts of a Bohemian” since editorial photography’s dominance in our cultural landscape diminished, the advertising world had to look elsewhere for inspiration. No longer can they count on their magazines to give them a hint on what type of photography is successful. Instead, they turned to the new trend indicator : […]
Once a month, every year, we dedicate an entire issue of our magazine to photography. And, every year, we hang its contents in fancy galleries around the world so we can go to said galleries and talk about how great it all is. This year...Show More Summary
Cameras and the countless accessories that go along with them do not come cheap — so you shouldn’t treat them as such. Our friends at Killspencer venture into the world of photography with the introduction of a full range of leather bags… Killspencer Introduce Leather Camera Bags and Accessory Cases is a post by Thomas Welch on Selectism.
The bi-annual Photokina show going on in Germany right now is the most important photography tech event in the world. We see some awesome gear, yes, but we also get a get a glimpse for what lies ahead. This year's show is particularly...Show More Summary
The part of the world where I live, we’re already starting to feel the changing season coming. Here that means summer is giving way to fall and cooler temperatures. This roundup of summer sports photography is to help those of us inShow More Summary
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Need a new camera? You were already spoiled for choice, but that decision has just become even harder. A swathe of new cameras, lenses and accessories are currently on show at the world’s largest photography show. Here are all the new toys that were unveiled at Photokina in Cologne over the past few days. More »
The world of photography could be wildly different if these camera concepts become real.
And thus my passions begin to converge. See Street Shorts, where I publish flash fiction inspired by my street photography under the pen name, Appatcher. eclectic food-for-thought for a changing world