• swingin' 60's

    Henry Talbot and Australia’s Swingin’ 60’s

    When people think about the Swingin’ 60’s and fashion photography, the cities of London, Paris and New York come to mind for most. But Melbourne, Australia was as “swinging” as any…

  • Helmut Newton

    Helmut Newton Polaroids

    “Polaroids”, the book, has been out for years. So, this isn’t an up to the minute news flash for most. But it still inspires me for some reason. In fact, the…

  • Ansel Adams

    Katherine Gillis – Analog Retouching

    Cover Image: © Ansel Adams Yes, I know I published this article before. But in the interest of analog retouching, this website being seen by more eyes, and the first Webinar…

  • Henry Rollins

    Anton Corbijn – A Musical Silver Print

    Anton Corbijn, or “Anton Johannes Gerrit Corbijn van Willenswaard”, was born in Holland in 1955. His “Eureka” moment came at age 17, when he borrowed his father’s camera and attended his…

  • Olympus XA

    The Olympus XA Family

    The Olympus XA series of cameras were compact cameras in a clam-shell case, kind of new and innovative at the time. Although this camera was supposedly replaced by the Epic Stylus…

  • Marc Lagrange

    Marc Lagrange World of Film and Polaroid

    Marc Lagrange was born in 1957. While he was born in the Congo in Africa, he was actually based out of Antwerp, Belgium. While he started his training and career as…

  • Robert Frank

    Robert Frank – A Different View

    I guess you can say it took a European to see the ‘real’ America. Robert Frank was born in Switzerland in 1924, but he was an American photographer in every respect.…

  • F.C. Gundlach

    F.C. Gundlach – The Real Fountainhead?

    If you ask most people about the origin of photographic influence to emerge from Germany in the 20th century genre of fashion, you’d probably get the name Helmut Newton. Of course,…

  • Nikon D5500

    Sandro Giordano – Face Plant

    Sandro Giordano was born in Rome in 1972, although he spends most his time in Barcelona now. I have to confess here,…Sandro Giordano is not a film photographer. In fact, his…

  • Fabien Vilrus

    Fabien Vilrus and 35MM Love

    Fabien Vilrus is a French and a self-taught film photographer who now resides in London. Coming from an advertising background, his photographic journey really started when he found the mighty Canon…

  • Nina Leen

    Nina Leen – The Face of LIFE

    Nina Leen was born in Russia, although no one is sure about the year, as she always kept her actual age a secret. She studied art in Germany, and lived in…

  • Leica M3

    Rene Burri – A Road Less Traveled

    Rene Burri, who was born in Switzerland in 1933, was one of Magnum’s shining stars. In fact, he was one of the few photographers to shoot the very elusive Henri Cartier-Bresson.…

  • Instax SQ10

    The New Instax SQ10 – The Wrong Road?

    Well, almost here. Fuji’s Instax SQ10 square format camera. I’ll keep this opinion piece short so I can go lay down and cry. I was very excited when I found out…

  • Nikon L35

    Nikon L35AF – Not Hip Enough?

    The Nikon L35AF came out in 1983, and was Nikon’s first autofocus compact camera. There were more models to follow, including the Nikon L35AD, with a time stamp back, Nikon L35…