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Talking Photographs with Yanidel

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 09.17.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

Often when photographers present themselves (or their work) online, they do so with a flurry of images - they want to show every photograph they've ev...

What Television Journalism Could Look Like

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 08.26.2014 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

why is television news so terrible? So unwatchable? It is largely because it is visual boring. Uninspiring. Deadly. But it does not have to be anything like that.

Sometimes, Street Photography Is About Having Faith

Joe Newman | Posted 08.07.2014 | Arts
Joe Newman

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Bring On the Night: The Photography of Andy Summers

Bettina Gilois | Posted 04.10.2014 | Arts
Bettina Gilois

Art is inside the artist and finds its expression through the instrument. The guitar. The camera. For Andy Summers they were the instruments without words.

Great Design Made to Measure: Love Letters

Ken Carbone | Posted 02.05.2014 | Arts
Ken Carbone

Pick a font, any font; typography is today's common currency of communication. Not everyone can draw, or take a riveting photograph but everyone works with type.

Paris Photo: Childhood and How We Are Twice Removed From Everything

Vivian Norris | Posted 01.23.2014 | Arts
Vivian Norris

The opening night of Paris Photo was in part about apologizing to children for what we adults have done and are doing to them. Yet the very fact that these stories are being told at a distance, the distance created by the camera itself, both heightened the lack of emotional resonance and intensified emotions and regrets.

Lusting for Leicas

Tom Teicholz | Posted 11.09.2013 | Arts
Tom Teicholz

In one version of our lives, childhood is a series of deprivations and desires whereby we want things we can't have, some of which we grow out of or just forget.

Is The 'Selfie' Photograph A Legitimate Art Form?

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 08.02.2013 | Arts

Last year the camera manufacturing giant Leica put a call out to photographers on its Flickr page. It asked Leica fans to submit self-portraits of the...

World's Most Expensive Camera Sold!

Posted 05.15.2012 | Arts

This past weekend at an auction the BBC reported that an 89-year-old Leica camera recently sold to an anonymous bidder for the princely sum of 2.16m e...

Leica Fanatics Rejoice: First U.S. Store Opens In D.C.

Posted 05.02.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- Fancy camera enthusiasts: Your mothership is calling. D.C.'s new Leica store -- the first Leica store in North America -- has its gra...

German Camera Company Sets Up Shop Downtown

The Huffington Post | Posted 03.13.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON -- If you walk along F Street NW downtown, you'll notice a lot of progress on the first U.S. brick-and-mortar location of Leica, a German c...

The Faithful Shopper: Great Gadgets

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 08.16.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

Remember when a day at the beach meant getting away from it all, including the phone? I don't either. While I'm all for disconnecting, that definitely doesn't mean leaving any of my beloved electronics behind.

PHOTOS: iPhone Photography

John Seed | Posted 06.20.2011 | Arts
John Seed

Aim well, shoot fast, and scram." -- Henri Cartier-Bresson If Cartier-Bresson was still taking photos today, he would ditch his Leica and be taking ...

Candid Moments Captured on Film: Street Photographer Damon Pablo

Emily Farache | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts
Emily Farache

I entered the gallery and saw the photographs in the kind of perfect clarity only a personal viewing can provide. Before me were six achingly poignant moments of quotidian life frozen in time and rendered significant.