Archive for May 2011

25 May, 2011 | Posted by: st

COLOR PHOTOGRAPHY TURNS 150 -- “Back in 1861 a physicist named James Clerk Maxwell and a photographer named Thomas Sutton captured the first ever color image. It's a shot of a colored ribbon and it's as basic as you might expect.”.SOURCE: Steve’s Digicam;

18 May, 2011 | Posted by: st

Historic Photo Books and Photographs Sale -- Photo-books are an art form that’s garnering a lot of attention among collectors and one that links diverse aspects of photographic expression The Important Photo Books and Photographs sale will be on exhibit from May 14–18, with the auction Thursday, May 19. SOURCE: Nicholas McLaughlin
PHOTOS: Bert Stern
Via: Roy Iwaki

VISUALIZATION -- In Rare Footage Ansel Adams Explains The Key to a Photograph– Marc Silber: Ansel Adams used the term “visualization” often–but what exactly does it mean? How does it fit into your work flow as a photographer? I looked all over for a good explanation–then last year Ansel’s grandson Matthew loaned me rare unreleased footage–and there it was! Listen well to what he has to say…”