Nov 302011
 
Leica Camera M Calendar 2012

In Collaboration with Magnum Photo   LEICA M-SYSTEM 2012 WALL CALENDAR SHOWCASES WORK OF INTERNATIONAL MAGNUM PHOTOGRAPHERS Solms, Germany (November 30, 2011) - Leica Camera AG, in conjunction with Magnum Photos, presents the Leica M-System wall calendar for 2012. Titled ‘Past. Present. Future.,’ the calendar shares its name with the motto of the partnership between Magnum [more...]

Aug 292011
 
Peter Van Agtmael

Milk Gallery [ Magnum In Motion ] “This is probably the most important  work I will do in my life.”  These were  the opening words of Peter Van Agtmael   last Thursday night at the Milk Gallery.   Over the next hour Peter lead us through his  daily life covering wars in the  Middle East [more...]

Jun 242011
 
Leica & Magnum Partnership Kick Off

LEICA CAMERA AG AND MAGNUM PHOTOS PRESENT A NEW MULTIMEDIA ESSAY Alex Majoli presents the everyday life of a gondolier in Venice through images of unmatched brilliance Leica M9-P in Venice Solms, Germany (June 23, 2011) – Leica Camera AG announces the debut of a multimedia essay shot by Magnum Photographer Alex Majoli. The inspirational [more...]

Feb 282011
 
Magnum Photo: Burt Glinn

Paris Frame Works There is no central meeting place for photography shows in New York City.  The venues range from furniture stores, to pop up clothing boutiques, and contemporary art galleries. As a result, the show are always a surprise and usually come with a twist. Burt Glinn: Ivy League To Magnum The early members [more...]

Dec 062010
 
Lost Luggage: The Mexican Suitcase

[ The Mexican Suitcase ] ROBERT CAPA, CHIM, & GERDA TARO -Contacts Ten years ago, on a last minute trip to Italy, I saw an banner advertisement for a show by the fashion photographer, Patrick Demarchelier.  The exhibition was collection of contact sheets from his shoots with supermodels, Hollywood types, and pretty people of the [more...]

Dec 012010
 
India ( Part II )

[ Public Beach, Private Bath ] Personal space is a rare commodity in India.  Much of a westerners morning routine takes place behind closed doors.  But for nearly 100,000 pilgrims to Vivekananda Rock, in Kanyakumari, everything takes place in broad daylight. -One in a Million Our wake up call was at 5:00 am.  Early mornings [more...]