Aug 042015
O'Mast: The story of Neapolitan Tailors

O’Mast: The story of Neapolitan Tailors by Gianluca Migliarotti   Neapolitan Tailors Less than one hundred years ago clothes were made by hand, for individuals.  It was a time consuming and expensive tradition that has been slowly replaced by “ready-made” clothing, produced anonymously in distant factories.  The fit is an average of height, weight, and [more...]

Jun 012015
Salt of the Earth: Sebastiao Salgado

Salt of the Earth: Sebastiao Salgado A  f i l m  f o r  p h o t o g r a p h e r s This weekend, a good friend recommended I watch “Salt of the Earth.”  The new documentary by Wim Wenders chronicles thirty years of Sebastiao Salgado’s work, life, and accomplishments.  [more...]

Mar 312015
Join me at Adorama this Friday

Photo Brigade Podcast with Adam Marelli S P O N S O R E D  B Y  A D O R A M A Event Description Join Robert Caplin and photographer  Adam Marelli for a LIVE video podcast recording at Adorama’s In-Store Event Space in NYC! They’ll be talking about his career as an artist, photographer, speaker, and workshop instructor. TIME: [more...]

Mar 062015
A Recovering DSLR User: William Bright

Recovering DSLR USER William Bright LEICA M240   Hello. My name is William Bright and I’m a recovering DSLR user. For the last twenty years, photography has been a big part of my identity, but recently I began to wonder why it was that I took fewer and fewer photos, despite having some really great [more...]

Feb 252015
Dan Flavin: Pilgrimage to Light

Dan Flavin A pilgrimage to light DAN FLAVIN INSTITUTE   Rarely discussed in the photography world, artist Dan Flavin did not wait for good light, he created it.  His minimalist light installations combine elements of architecture, sculpture, and early technology.  While photographers spend most of their lives chasing light, Flavin turned the tables on art [more...]

Feb 132015
REVIEW Artisan & Artist Soft Camera Pouch

REVIEW Artisan & Artist Soft Camera Pouch Tokyo JAPAN Cushion in all the right places A number of years ago, Japanese bag designer Artisan & Artist designed a small bag to cushion your camera when it had to be put in a carry on bag.  The bag was called the Rina Bag, named after the [more...]

Jan 202015
Top Instructor on Udemy | Adam Marelli

Top Instructor for 2014 on Udemy | Adam Marelli Why learning is part of the process A ROOM FOR IMPROVEMENT   Top Instructor Over the holidays, one of my friends sent me a congratulations.  I had no idea what he was talking about.  Had I won the lottery and forgotten to check the ticket?  Not [more...]

Jan 152015
The Photographer’s Library: How to start your own

The Photographer’s Library The Photo Book PHAIDON PRESS   Starting a Photography Library One of the many joys of being at home in New York City is not photography, but reading.  Inspiration comes from many places, but books have been more influential than any other medium.  I have been collecting art and photography books since [more...]

Jan 062015
Adam Marelli x Slow Tools Bags Specs and Dimensions

Adam Marelli x Slow Tools Bags Specs and Dimensions The Details Welcome to 2015   Happy 2015! We hope that you all had a wonderful holiday season and New Year.  2014 was a record year here at Adam Marelli Workshops, with a sold out calendar, winning Top Instructor for 2014 on Udemy, and a few [more...]