Sep 142015
Hidden Churches of Matera

Hidden Churches Le Chiese Rupestri M A T E R A  /  I T A L Y Escape from the Ottoman Empire What would the major religions of the world be if they were not at odds with each other?  We might not recognize them if all of a sudden they decided to get along.  [more...]

Sep 082015
NEWS: Digital Photography School by Adam Marelli

NEWS: Digital Photography School by Adam Marelli In the ever expanding world of online teaching, Digital Photography School just published my first article on Figure to Ground.  For many of you on this site, the concept is not new.  Figure to Ground is about as essential as remembering to take the lens cap off of [more...]

Jul 062015
How to find light, when you are standing in it

How to find light, when you are standing in it K Y O T O  /  J A P A N You are the picture Would you like to grab your camera, step outside, and always find great light?  We scour the globe in search of good light.  Free from the tricks of the studio, [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 122015
Fear & Creativity Panel at SXSW Austin

Fear & Creativity Panel at SXSW Austin Finding Your Craft SUNDAY MARCH 15 Finding Your Craft Once a year, I leave the world of the sane and enter the SXSW techno-scape.  SXSW (short for South by South West) is a strange place.  Everything is so connected that after a few hours all I want is an old [more...]

Feb 162015
Photographer at Large: Marc Derydt

Photographer at Large Marc Derydt “A city like no other” Barcelona SPAIN Adam’s Note Paris, Rome, Barcelona…the mere mention of these cities and people will immediately respond.  Our reaction to a city is intensely personal.  Maybe it is the history, the food or the people, but cities possess a magnetic force that we cannot resist. [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...]

Feb 032015
Photographer Interview Adam Marelli: Answers Revealed

Interview: Adam Marelli on Dear Susan Answers Revealed BY PASCAL JAPPY Adam’s Note Based in France, Dear Susan is a collective that looks at the creative side of photography.  They named themselves after the critic and photography writer, Susan Sontag.  They mix a range of essays, interviews, and travel pieces so that your next sojourn [more...]

Jan 272015
Warm Weather Workshop: How to talk to Strangers

How to talk to Strangers Workshop Adam Marelli x Leica Miami MARCH 6-8, 2015   The Myths There are as many different ways to photograph strangers as there are ways to pick up a date.  But the “Smash and Grab” approach of some street photographers is about as successful as clubbing your date and dragging [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...]