End Frame: Know Your History

June 29, 2012

© Chris Killip

An image from In Flagrante, the classic photo book by Chris Killip, a professor at Harvard who influenced Gregory Halpern.

Some photographers say they avoid looking at other photographers’ work, because they don’t want to be influenced—or intimidated—by it. But Brian Clamp, owner of the ClampArt gallery in New York City, says that when photographers come to him seeking representation, he feels it’s important that they know both what’s going on in photography now, and what photographers have done in...

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