The Open Road by David Campany

mickyates Japan, Photography, Uncategorized, USA 0 Comments

Carlos Ordonez and I are talking to PhotoBath on “The Road Trip in Photography”, in February. The more you consider this, the more it’s clear that road trips have been integral to photography almost from the beginning. An excellent source is ‘The Open Road‘, by David Company (Aperture, 2014). This is focused on the American Road Trip, from Robert Frank …

Annie Leibovitz Portraits 2005-2016

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I have always enjoyed Annie Leibovitz‘ work, and in the past few days enrolled in her online Masterclass. It was most interesting, and I learnt lots of things about how she creates portraits. Her job is to understand the subject, and create a portrait which brings that understanding alive. Her job is not just to put the subject at ease. …