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Book Review: Photographic Composition Principles of Image Design by Albrecht Rissler

Albrecht Rissler worked as a professor of drawing and illustration at the University of Applied Sciences in Mainz, Germany. The subject of image composition, I read, “often informed by photography, is a key topic in his courses on illustration and … Continue reading

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Book Review: One Year on Kythera by Kristina Williamson

I have always been fascinated by Greek culture. Growing up in Queens there is a very vibrant Greek community with events in pretty much every neighborhood where everyone is free to join in and sample the food and ethnic experience. … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Alison McCauley

F-Stop Magazine: How did you first become involved in photography and what led to you working in this medium as an artist? Alison McCauley: I studied painting at university and I was a painter for almost twenty years. Towards the … Continue reading

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Book Review: Inside Tracks by Rick Smolan

  I felt impressed, enchanted, moved, encouraged, and uplifted by this truly wonderful work. It is one of these rare books that not only inspire but empower you. That’s on the one hand to do with the stunning images (and … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Justin Quinnell

If you are looking for a gift idea for youngsters, photographer Justin Quinnell has one for you.  An expert on pinhole cameras, Justin’s enthusiasm is quite contagious.  Interviewing him was a pleasure as he is both knowledgeable about pinhole photography … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Anna Agoston

F-Stop Magazine: How did you first become involved in photography and what led to you working in this medium as an artist? Anna Agoston: My mother was an amateur photographer.  I started taking pictures when I was a little girl. … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Wiktoria Wojciechowska

F-Stop Magazine: The Portfolio Issue 2014 of F-Stop Magazine includes images from your project “Own Place”, can you tell us about this project? What led to this project? Wiktoria Wojciechowska: Nowadays, distance is no longer a barrier: We have cars, … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Christine DiThomas

Yvette Meltzer: Christine, tell us please how you first become involved in photography Christine DiThomas: I became involved with photography as a child just by being aware and looking intensely at the world. Growing up during the heyday of news … Continue reading

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Interview with photographer Anastasia Bogomolova

F-Stop Magazine: How did you first become involved in photography and what led to you working in this medium as an artist? Anastasia Bogomolova: I was involved in photography through  journalism, which I studied at the university in Chelyabinsk. A … Continue reading

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Book Review: Fifty Shrinks by Sebastian Zimmermann

Fifty Shrinks combines photographs by Sebastian Zimmermann, a psychiatrist and photographer, of therapists’ offices as well as interviews with therapists. “As you read through the book, you will be struck by the variety of mood, ambience, and furnishing, mirroring the … Continue reading

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