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The Education of a Photographer - Review

I’m not sure why ‘The Education of a Photographer’, edited by Charles Traub, Steven Heller and Adam Bell isn’t on the reading list for the ‘Open College of the Arts’, ‘Art of Photography’ course. 1,048 more words


Are there any photographs that are not used as a means of expression or communication?

The introduction to Part Four of the course discusses how photography can be considered as a language in many ways with its own codes and grammar, allowing the photographer to use these tools to convey a meaning and the viewer to interpret that meaning.  395 more words


Classic - In the American West

In the American West
Richard Avedon
Harry N. Abrams, 1985
174 pages, Hardcover 11″ x 14″

Reviewed by Tim McLaughlin

Considered by many to be Avedon’s magnum opus, the work was controversial when it was published for depicting marginalized subjects. 1,609 more words


Everybody Street.

“Everybody Street” illuminates the lives and work of New York’s iconic street photographers and the incomparable city that has inspired them for decades. The documentary pays tribute to the spirit of street photography through a cinematic exploration of New York City, and captures the visceral rush, singular perseverance and at times immediate danger customary to… 39 more words