Category Archives: Photographer

Book Review: Cowboys of the Americas by Luis Fabini

For more than a decade, photographer Luis Fabini immersed himself in cowboy culture as he traveled through North and South America. This stunning collection of photographs from those travels reveals the cowboy who lives in silence and solitude, the interconnectedness … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer JP Terlizzi

CB: What is the idea behind your ‘Mother’ portfolio?  JP: “Mother” is a deeply personal project and comes from a place of great pain and hurt. I didn’t set out to create this project; it just happened. My parents divorced when I … Continue reading

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Book Review: Palm Springs: The Good Life Goes On by Nancy Baron

Nancy Baron is a documentary filmmaker and photographer who lives in Palm Springs, Calif. In Palm Springs: The Good Life Goes On, she picks up where she left off from her 2014 book, The Good Life: Palm Springs, documenting her … Continue reading

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Book Review: Based on a False Story by Al Brydon

What was old is new again – A conversation with the past A drawer with rolls of exposed film sat quietly for years. Every once in awhile, Al Brydon would nose about in that drawer, then shut it and forget about … Continue reading

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Book Review: Lo-Life: An American Classic by George “Rack-Lo” Billips and Jackson Blount

‘Lo-Life’ is the remarkable story of a small group of teenagers fighting to make a name for themselves who eventually made themselves seen, heard, and emulated globally. Lo-Life: An American Classic takes the reader on a trip to New York … Continue reading

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Book Review: A Crack in the World: Five Acres in Mariposa by Barbara Kyne

Reading the title of this tome, I felt immediately reminded of Leonard Cohen’s lines “There is a crack, a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” The focus of the photographs in this book is indeed the light. … Continue reading

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Book Review: North of Dixie: Civil Rights Photography Beyond the South by Mark Speltz

Mark Speltz presents an overview of the civil rights era of the latter 20th century through photographs and contextual history of the socio-political environment of the United States  He has utilized historical photographs from the J.Paul Getty Museum, Los Angeles. … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Eyes of the City by Richard Sandler

“These pictures are in part screaming at us to wake up and open our eyes to what’s happening … Richard is just putting it all down, making a record, exploring his own loneliness and mortality, compelled to document as a … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Szymon Barylski – Fleeing Death

Fleeing Death Project Statement Thousands of immigrants, mainly Syrians, are coming to the refugee camp in Idomeni on the Greek-Macedonian border. It is occupied by people from different social strata. They are all found there fleeing the war, death and … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Jason Vaughn – Drifting with Purpose

Jason Vaughn is a fine art documentary photographer based in Wisconsin who focuses on life in Middle America, showcasing everyday people and scenes in a way that is suggestive of reflection, community and the idea of permanence. In 2011, married … Continue reading

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