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Book Review: Adam Geary’s We Burn

Adam Geary’s We Burn is introduced with these words: “The seemingly and insignificant details of ordinary life are brought into sharp focus … a set of images that helps us to redirect our thoughts and refocus on the way we … Continue reading

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Book Review: Effortless Beauty Photography by Julie DuBose

This is a book I immediately decided to like and that’s to do with the quote by Leonard Cohen that introduces it: “There is a crack, a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.” This of course does … Continue reading

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Book Review: Timeless Photography of Rowland Scherman

I very much warm to this work although I do think the title misleading for the photographs in this tome capture of course moments in time. In other words, while some of these photographs might undoubtlessly be of timeless quality … Continue reading

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Book Review: Intermarried by Yael Ben-Zion

In the book “Intermarried”, photographer Yael Ben-Zion explores the meanings and implications of intermarriage on individual lives through images and text. Ben-Zion, herself a part of an intermarriage, began the project in response to an Israeli media campaign encouraging Jews … Continue reading

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Book Review: Anna Fox’s Resort I

    Anna Fox Resort I  Anna Fox’s documentary of contemporary British holiday culture, Resort I, gives us insight into a cultural phenomenon that has 75 years worth of history.  Fox’s documentation of Butlin’s resort, in the seaside community of … Continue reading

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Book Review: staking claim: a california invitational

Staking Claim is the second of a three-part series which began in 2010 as part of the Museum of Photographic Arts’ (MOPA) triennial series. Its purpose is to celebrate numerous established and emerging artists who reside and make work in … Continue reading

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Book Review: People In Trouble Laughing Pushed To The Ground

MAPP, the premier illustrated digital publisher, has recently come out with some new titles, one of which includes a digital edition of People In Trouble Laughing Pushed To The Ground, a collaborative project by Adam Broomberg and Adam Chanarin. This … Continue reading

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Book Review: Elliot Erwitt’s “KOLOR”

It’s not every day we get to see a whole other side of a prolific photographer, such as Elliot Erwitt.  But that is exactly what his newest book portrays; his editorial and advertising images are not discriminatory, yet capture the … Continue reading

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