Big Brother

Photography doesn’t deal well with mental states because by construction, the camera only records surfaces. This basic fact is a particular challenge for those aiming to deal with mental illness using photography. Depictions typically oscillate between the two poles of people either looking catatonic or…

Philip-Lorca diCorcia: Hustlers

Review: Beautiful by Loredana Nemes

A Conversation with Josh Quigley

Review: An Atlas of War and Tourism in the Caucasus by the Sochi Project

A few thoughts on Dan Wetmore’s Heartland

Review: The Unphotographable

Corinna Sauer: Home Story

Review: Pepa Hristova – Sworn Virgins

Sandy Volz’s Me and the Others (down the rabbit hole)

Review: Johan van der Keuken’s Paris Mortel retouché

A conversation with Dorothee Deiss

Joan Fontcuberta: The Photography of Nature & The Nature of Photography

Tobias Zielony’s Jenny Jenny

My favourite photobooks in 2013

Photobook Reviews (Week 51, 2013)

A few thoughts on Lewis Hine

In Defense of Merit

Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2013: The Winners

Review: Barbara Probst

Eva Vermandel’s Splinter

Hans-Peter Feldmann’s Katalog/Catalogue

TBW Books

Photobook Reviews (Week 46/2013)

The Challenge of Photography

Daniel Reuter’s History of the Visit

Review: Almost by Guy Archard

Reminder: Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2013

Review: Color by John Rohrbach

The Sochi Project and the Future of Storytelling

Photobook Reviews (Week 42/2013)

Stephanie Steinkopf’s Manhattan

Petra Wittmar’s Medebach

Tim Richmond in the American West

Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin: Holy Bible

Mario Popham’s Enduring Growth

Review: Fukushima Black Rain by Soichiro Koriyama

Matthew Swarts and Beth

A Conversation with Thomas Weski

Photobook Reviews (Week 37/2013)

Vittoria Mentasti and a Woman With Two Names

Review: Top Secret by Simon Menner

Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2013

Review: The Wrong Side by Jérôme Sessini

Kevin Mertens’ Hurtland

Review: New York Arbor by Mitch Epstein

Hanna Fuhrmann’s Postindustrial Blues

Review: Berlin, Fruchtstraße am 27. März 1952/on March 27, 1952

Mayumi Hosokura and Beauty

A Conversation with Gerry Johansson

Review: Muge’s Ash

Birte Kaufmann’s Irish Travellers

Review: Occupy São Paulo by Carlos Cazalis

A Conversation with Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin

Guillaume Simoneau’s Love and War

Petros Koublis’ Minor Landscapes

Photobook Reviews (Week 28/2013)

Photography’s Existential Dread

Vanessa Winship: She Dances on Jackson

Visualizing the past: Ulrike Schmitz

Oliver Kern’s German View