For anyone interested in understanding the history and acceptance of photography as an art form, the work of William Egglestonis a pre-requisite at some point. This Imagine Series did a an insightful documentary on the photographer years ago and it’s worth some time out of your day.
When a photographer needs to fasten a camera onto a thirty-foot pole to capture a bird in her nest, or build a wide-angle macro lense to identify pollen on a flower with mountains in the background, he’ll call Kenji.
His talk introduces five major and unusual paradigm shifts that are fundamentally changing the concept of cameras and imaging
Meet photographer F. Scott Schafer. He has photographed everybody from Eminem and Drake to Mitt Romney and the cast of Arrested Development. He sat down with us to discuss his journey, from amateur beginnings, to career milestones, to staying in love with the process of one’s work.
Luckily, if you missed this free-of-charge event (or just want to revisit any of the discussions or projects presented that day) you can. Magnum Foundation has just released a series of videos featuring each of the presenters from Photography, Expanded as well as a few shorter interviews with the day’s presenters about their takeaways.
In 2011, when the end of NASA’s shuttle program was announced, photographer Dan Winters decided that he would photograph the final three launches and compile those images into a book.