The Open Road by David Campany

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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 …

Looking In

Robert Frank’s ‘The Americans’ .. Looking In

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Just received the definitive guide to Robert Frank‘s seminal work “The Americans“. From the National Gallery of Art Exhibition of 2009, the book features all of the images and all of his contact sheets – in themselves, reason to get this book, to start to understand Frank’s options and his thought processes. It also explores his approach to curation and …