Images of the South, Mark Steinmetz

March 19, 2015  •  Leave a Comment
Mark Steinmetz: South The Exhibit of Mark Steinmetz Amazing photographic work is at Ogden Museum, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA. There are many strong images of people who look like they are from a James Lee Burke book. There is an impact when you see his portraits, of people who live at the hard edges of life. His Work is full of deserted rundown...
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Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2014, Art or Not

September 06, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Wildlife Photographer of The Year: Art or Not? The level of photographic work is outstanding, but is it's varied style's and subject matter to diverse to be Art? One of the things that would make an exhibition or book of photography Art, would be a personal style or approach that covered a whole body of work. Can photographs of animals be art? I w...
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Dimbola Lodge House of Angels

August 04, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Dimbola Lodge is a photographic museum dedicated to Julia Margaret Cameron, located in Freshwater Bay, Isle of Wight, England. Julia Cameron was a pioneering Victorian photographer. She is considered one of the most important female photographers, together with people like Eve Arnold and Annie Leibovitz. She also features in a number of lists of to...
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Genesis Review ( Sabastiao Salgado )

July 08, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
Sebastago Salgado's, Genesis is a massive book so this may be a massive review. While Some people have claimed to need a larger house to fit the book into, I think that this is a slight exaggeration. The book is so large I am reviewing it in sections in the order that they appear in the book. Planet South Is a world without humans but plenty of...
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The Metropolitan Museum, New York

June 01, 2014  •  Leave a Comment
The Metropolitan Museum, in New York, has a amazing collection of various types of art from around the world. The important point is that photography is viewed as just another type of art, like sculpture, painting or Japanese woodblock prints. They have a large Walker Evans and Henri Cartier-Bresson art collection amongst others. Three whole galler...
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