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Chuck Patch’s Online Metamorphosis
“Ultimately, and this is incredibly banal, I take photographs because it makes me happy.” In 1972, while in his early...
Vivian Maier, Invisible Woman
In 2007 John Maloof, a self-described “third-generation flea-market seller,” spotted some vintage photos of Chicago in a commercial storage locker...
On the Wall This Month: Robert Adams’s New Topographics
Robert Adams: The Place We Live Denver Art Museum, Denver, CO, through January 2, 2012 denverartmuseum.org In his 45-year visual...
Danny Lyon: Coal Comfort
The following is excerpted from Danny Lyon’s new limited-edition book, Deep Sea Diver (Phaidon Press, $200, phaidon.com). Over the course...
How To: Fix a Flat Image by Converting to Black and White
Due to heavy fog, photographer Will Waterman's image was lacking pazazz, a simple b/w conversion fixed the problem
How To: Make Your Photos Monochrome
The biggest obstacle to successful black-and-white photography has always been that most of us see in color.
How To: Thinking Like a Photographic Minimalist
Learn how to find your inner-photographic-Zen.