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Color Photography

Half A Century Of Making Photographs: A Conversation With Joel Meyerowitz

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 07.28.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs Copyright Joel Meyerowitz Joel Meyerowitz requires little introduction. He is a living legend in street photography. Beginning with ...

Jonathan Higbee: Photographer, Storyteller, And Friend

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 07.19.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

Yes, I admit it - Jonathan Higbee and I are friends. I say this upfront because likely someone will point it out. However, what people likely don't ...

New York City In Color: The Photography Of Sally Davies

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 07.14.2015 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

Color street photography has been around New York City since the very beginning - of color photography, I mean. Early proponents were people like Sa...

The Evocative Photography Of Elliot Erwitt, A Master Of Color

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 03.02.2015 | Arts

"It’s about reacting to what you see, hopefully without any preconceived ideas. You can find images anywhere; it’s just a question of noticing thi...

Is This the Greatest Photographer You've Never Heard Of?

Ben Cosgrove | Posted 12.13.2014 | Arts
Ben Cosgrove

The notion of a groundbreaking photographer first seeing the light of day in a photo studio might sound like something out of an absurdist novel. But ...

Michael Sweet's Disposable Camera

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 11.29.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Photographs Copyright Michael Ernest Sweet For some time now I've been working on a series of photographs taken with disposable cameras. It's ca...

At The Bus Stop With Travis Huggett

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 11.22.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

All Images Copyright Travis Huggett When I first saw Travis Huggett's work I sensed something iconic, something classic, but I could not put my f...

Early Color Photographs Give Glimpse Into The Russia Of Yesterday

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 09.12.2014 | Arts

Russia is a country that spans two continents and nine time zones, and serves as home to over 140 million inhabitants and over 190 different ethnic gr...

Joel Meyerowitz and Twelve Other Street Photographers on Their Best Photographs

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 11.02.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

As artists, it is always a significant challenge to objectively view our own work. We have emotional and psychological ties to both the work itself, a...

World War II Erupts: Haunting Color Photos From 1939 Poland

Ben Cosgrove | Posted 10.29.2014 | World
Ben Cosgrove

On Sept. 1, 1939, one week after Nazi Germany and the Soviet Union signed a non-aggression pact, more than a million German troops--along with 50,000 ...

These Were The First Photos To Show America's Landscapes In All Their Vivid Colors

The Huffington Post | Charlotte Alfred | Posted 04.22.2014 | World

Even before color photography was publicly available, one enterprising firm found a way to provide the world with the earliest glimpse of North Americ...

Photo Series Reveals The Stunning Colors Of Kenya

Posted 10.09.2013 | Arts

Normally we'd expect a photographic documentation of a foreign country to take us on of people, places and things. The nouns of the journey. Yet Helsi...

Photography Lovers, Get Ready To Freak Out

Posted 02.14.2013 | Arts

Aperture's "Photography" exhibition is sort of like "The Breakfast Club" of art shows. Six iconic photographers, each with a wildly different backgrou...

PHOTOS: Old New York In Color

Posted 02.21.2012 | New York

Let's take look at some good ol' New York ephemera-- in color. Before the 1950s, color photography was primarily reserved for advertising, fashion...

Incredible Travel Photography

My Modern Metropolis | Posted by Alice on March 21, 2011 at 9:00am | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

He calls himself "a travel junkie, caught between the dream world and the real world." Indeed, look through Arjun Purkayastha's portfolio and you'll n...

Notes on a Quiet Life: Robert Benjamin at Denver Art Museum

Leanne Goebel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Leanne Goebel

The chromogenic color prints of Robert Benjamin on view at the Denver Art Museum are subtle yet powerful, filled with the enlightenment of a man who clearly appreciates the simple qualities of human life.

BLOGWATCH> New York Times' Lens Blog Captivates With Photographic Selections

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The line separating fine art and photo journalism can be a very fine one; when an artist manages beautifully document a scene while maintaining a jour...