All posts featuring photographers, a specific photography, the technologies involved with photography and more general ideas about the photography as a modern medium.
☛ Saul Leiter: Early Color by Saul Leiter, Göttingen: Steidl, 2008, “Don’t Walk”, 1952. Image retrieved from The New Yorker. © Saul Leiter. American photographer Saul Leiter died on November 26 in New York. In the “Introduction” he wrote for a book about Saul Leiter published in Thames & Hudsons Photofile series, American art historian […]
☛ TATE: “Marine Accident (Premeditated or not 5)” by Daido Moriyama, 1969, 4 photographs, gelatin silver prints on paper, various dimension, Tokyo Polytechnic University, Shadai Gallery. © Daido Moriyama. From October 10, 2012 to January 20, 2013, the TATE Modern museum in London held the William Klein + Daido Moriyama exhibition: Explore modern urban life […]
☛ LIFE: “Teenage Wasteland: Japanese Youth In Revolt” by Ben Cosgrove, original text by Robert Morse, photos by Michael Rougier, 1964. First spotted via the wandrlustr. The photo above is part of a series produced by LIFE photographer Michael Rougier while on assignment in Japan, in 1964. The series originally ran in a special issue […]
☛ David Fenton: “Paramount Theatre, Oakland, 2010” by David Fenton, from the Oakland series. © David Fenton. Used with permission. (It is worth noting that the photographer David Fenton of davidfenton.com, featured here, is not the same as the former photojournalist David Fenton of fenton.com. The later, one generation older, is the founder and CEO […]