Jul 282015
 
Behind the scenes: "How to build a series" seminar

Behind the scenes: “How to build a series” seminar A\MARELLI workshops N E W  Y O R K  C I T Y The four corners of the globe This past Saturday photographers gathered at my studio for the first “How to build a series” seminar.  While they did not exactly come from the 4 corners [more...]

Jul 222015
 
Photographer at Large: Dirk Heyman with Philippe Dufour

Photographer at Large: Dirk Heyman with Philippe Dufour Philippe Dufour L e  S o l l i a t  /  S W I T Z E R L A N D Horlogerie Compliquée On a miserable grey and cold day (March 29) with storm warning 3 (in a scale up to 5), I had the [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...]

Dec 022014
 
Workshop Photographer: Monika Houck's Venice

Workshop Photographer: Monika Houck’s Venice Da maestro ad apprendista From master to apprentice  Venice, ITALY   Adam’s Note How often do we allow someone to come to work with us?  Not that often, right?  And for good reason.  Work is our livelihood.  It is the place where we build up a reputation that comes with [more...]

Mar 192014
 
Rob Lemmon: Leica Monochrom

Rob Lemmon The Violin Maker Paris FRANCE Introduction Photographers fall into one of two camps: those who need to get closer to their subjects and those who need to take a few steps back.  In photography, you set the standards by which your picture is judged.  There is no golden rule like, “You should always [more...]

Oct 252013
 
A Morning at Shunkoin Temple

A Morning at Shunkoin Temple Rev. Takafumi Kawakami Myoshinji Complex Be More Zen Last weekend while my girlfriend and I were downtown (NYC) having breakfast, I over heard the table next to me.  Two guys, in various forms of hungover, we recounting a story where one of them a little heated from the night before.  [more...]

Oct 262012
 
5 Things I Learned in Japan

5 Things I learned in Japan Master Craftsmen For the last month I travelled in Japan for a project I shot called Master  Craftsmen: An Endangered Species.   Along the way I discovered, first hand,  why people describe Japan as a universe   unto itself.    Thank You First I wanted to thank everyone who [more...]

May 112012
 
Leica M-Monochrom

Masterpiece or Mistake The Big Announcement Leica finally made their announcements and in the wake of hysteria, the crowds are already protesting.  A BW only camera?  Why would a company go through all the technical hoops of releasing a camera that has one primary function?  See what Forbes Magazine things of the Leica Monochrom. The [more...]