When fine-art photographer Chris McCaw heads into the mountains or across the Arctic tundra to capture the movement of the sun, he rolls, pulls or pushes his homemade 30 x 40 view camera, which he mounted atop a garden wagon fitted with all-terrain wheels. McCaw, who is profiled in our article about photographers who make their own cameras (see: “DIY...
September 21, 2017
The experience of visiting a haunted house is as much about what you don’t see as it is about what you do. Near-darkness obscures the façade, while the sounds, flashes of light and even the smells manipulate the visitor’s senses. Were the lights turned on, the fantasy would likely crumble, even in the most meticulously created space. When Misty Keasler... More »
September 20, 2017
With “Just Stop,” her long-term project about gender-based abuse in Egypt, Cairo photojournalist Eman Helal has tried to depict victims of harassment in a way that counters the common assumption that women are to blame for provoking attacks. She began the project in 2013, after she read a Facebook post by a teenage girl who reported that a man had... More »
September 19, 2017
Photographer Pete Turner, who created richly colored imagery for National Geographic, Look, Sports Illustrated, Esquire, Seagrams, AT&T, United and other clients, died September 18 at his home on Long Island, New York, according to his wife, Reine Turner. He was 83. The recipient of more than 300 awards from advertising and design associations, Turner was given the Outstanding Achievement in... More »