Photography and State Violence

Over the course of its history, photography has been serving oppressors and liberators equally. The machine doesn’t care what it is being used for. Seen that way, it finds its place in the history of what think of as progress: that long march towards a…

A Spectacle and Nothing Strange (plus a few thoughts about photobook design)

ZZYZX

Photobook Reviews (W33/2016)

Harvey Benge – The Traveller

Judging a dummy award…

Photobook Reviews (W28/2016)

Photography in the Real World

Photojournalism and Manipulation

Don’t complain about problems, solve them!

(Photo) Book Reviews (W23/24 2016)

Provoke

Into the Forest (part 2)

Into the Forest (part 1)

Photography and Narrative (part 2)

Photography and Narrative (part 1)

Photobook Reviews (Week 17/2016)

Why does it always have to be about something?

Photobook Reviews (Week 15/2016)

About Criticism

Photobook Reviews (W13/2016)

A Renewed Case for Blogging

Mayumi Suzuki and the Tsunami’s Aftermath

Photobook Reviews (W10/2016)

A Conversation with Alvaro Deprit

A Conversation with M. Scott Brauer

Photobook Reviews (W07/2016)

A Conversation with Francesco Merlini

A Conversation with Jonas Feige

A Conversation with David Fathi

Photobook Reviews W03/16

Indexicality vs. Interpretation

Photobook Reviews W01/2016

CPC 2015: The Winners

My favourite photobooks in 2015 (and more)

When pictures look like pictures made to look like pictures

What Would Laszlo Moholy-Nagy Do?

J.W. Fisher + J.T. Leonard: Landmark

The Sauerkraut Files (1)

The Encyclopedia of Kurt Caviezel

Photobook Reviews (W45/2015)

Reminder: Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2015

Paul Graham and the Whales

Photobook Reviews (W42/2015)

On Cliches

Unseen 2015

Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2015

Photobook Reviews (W37/2015)

Photobook Reviews (W36/2015)

The Gestures of Photography

Matthew Porter’s Archipelago

The Conversation of Photography

Photobook Reviews (W31-32/2015)

Photobook Reviews (W30/2015)

Photography and Criticism

Marie-José Jongerius: Edges of the Experiment

The Question of Audience

Conscientious Fundraiser 2015

Anne Morgenstern: Land ohne Mitte

Incredibly Cheap Photobooks

Sally Mann: Hold Still