When the moon beckons LIFE • LAUREN MARTIN •JUL 28, 2014 – 3:00PM There’s an electricity in the moon. A pulse, a magic, an energy. A bewitching entrancement unlike that of the sun. The moon is for things unseen, things done in the shadows … Continue reading
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Celebrating the beauty of snowflakes Artist Vyacheslav Ivanov has released a microscopic timelapse video that documents snowflakes while they crystalize. Though it doesn’t appear Ivanov’s written much about how he recorded these magical moments, the timelapse is captivating nonetheless. Enjoy … Continue reading
Theme for Chobi Mela VIII Win a festival catalogue! Deadline: 28 February 2014 Propose your theme for Chobi Mela VIII, January 2015 Chobi Mela, the international festival of photography since its inception in 2000 has aimed at exploring the semiotics … Continue reading
Source: Dangerous Minds It was during a discussion for a planned exhibition of his personal photographs that artist David Hockney hit upon a new way of making pictures. Alain Sayag, of the Pompidou Center in Paris, had visited Hockney at his … Continue reading
If you want to foster those creative, problem solving skills, the solution isn’t learning to code – it’s learning to paint. Or play an instrument. Or write poetry. Or sculpt. The field doesn’t matter: the key thing is that if … Continue reading
Belonging: A book by Munem Wasif Preface by Christian Caujolle It only takes a single glance to recognize a classic. The confirmation can be seen here, in this direct, forthright photography — the same quality that came through in the … Continue reading
My research for the curatorial presentation at the Angkor Wat festival led me to many interesting bodies of work. I had help from several areas. The photographers themselves, particularly Pedro Meyer, Frad Baldwin and Wendy Watriss of Fotofest, were many … Continue reading
The first of a set of video clips giving basic tips on photography. It is part of a photo contest with exciting awards: This is meant to be a fun series. Do share:
Channel 4. 2007 A very well made film. Fiction, but too close to the truth to be comfortable. I can’t believe this film hasn’t gone viral. Are people even scared of watching a spoof? C’mon folks. Share this widely.
By Alakananda Nag Chobi Mela, a biennale photography festival held in Dhaka, Bangladesh just completed its 7th edition in January 2013. Chobi Mela (literally, photo fair), started in 1999, is Asia’s largest photo festival. This year the theme was Fragility.