Springs and Wells

Between 1897 and 1903, James Reuel Smith traversed Manhattan and the Bronx to documents its disappearing springs and wells. His documentation included taking photographs and ample notes, the latter of which often extended beyond mere descriptions of the sources of water. For example, part of…

CPC 2016: The Winners

Photobook Reviews W49/2016

Photobook Reviews W48/2016

Another Photo World is Possible

Now What?

Ideas and Intent, Form and Content

Berenice Abbott – Paris Portraits 1925-1930

Reminder: Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2016

Andreas Trogisch – Vineta

Understanding Photobooks

Photography and Exploration

Dietrich, Riefenstahl, Arbus

Conscientious Portfolio Competition 2016

The Facebook Problem

Photography and Ideology

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