Photography // Tuesday, March 03, 2015
In 2009, photographer Doug DuBois began working with a group of teenagers from the Russel Heights housing estate in Cobh, Ireland. Over the course of five years, he returned to photograph the community, into what has become a body of work titled My Last Day at Seventeen.
Photography // Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Until January 29, Amy Elkins’s two bodies of work, “Parting Words” and “Black is the Day, Black is the Night” will be on display at the Aperture Gallery in New York. As a winner of this year’s Aperture Award, Elkins visually explores capital punishment and federal imprisonment in the United States.
Photography // Tuesday, December 02, 2014
The Photographer’s Playbook is a collection of 307 assignments, ideas, stories, and anecdotes from many of the world’s most talented photographers. The book was published by Aperture and released this past summer.
Photography // Monday, October 13, 2014
On October 31, one of Aperture’s most recent photo books, “The Open Road”, will be released. The 336 page book visually discusses the act of the American road trip. The book is comprised of text by David Campany and photographic works by Robert Frank, Garry Winogrand, Joel Sternfeld, William Eggleston, and Alec Soth that collectively cover over half a century of photographic practice.
Photography // Thursday, May 22, 2014
Running low on inspiration for photography projects or looking for insight into the practices of many of the most iconic contemporary photographers working? Perhaps you’re just beginning and are curious about the medium? Published by Aperture, The Photographer’s Playbook edited by Jason Fulford and Gregory Halpern is an invaluable resource of perceptive information on all things photography
Photography // Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Most people are introduced to Danny Lyon’s work through his most known series Bikeriders, which is our favorite, but that’s really just the surface of his extensive body of work. Over the past 5 decades this photographer has ventured on the road through a number of cultures, immersing himself in the lives of the subjects he photographed and Phaidon has published The Seventh Dog to serve as a monograph or retrospective photo book of this endeavor.