Because perfect is boring
I superdig Danielle MacInnes’ take on documentary style family photography, which I didn’t know was a thing until I got lost in the stack of links on this MetaFilter post: Don’t Say Cheese.
The bad news: Amazon is shutting down the excellent DPReview, a favorite website to learn about digital cameras. The good news: Folks are making an archive that in some ways, is better! / via Tom Watson
Coloring the Past
Eli Erlick has colorized and restored photos from queer and trans history, collected with valuable context. / via Ben Werdmuller
Naz Hamid’s personal website
For a long time this domain linked to other online homes for Naz. During the pandemic it started to evolve. Now it is a new destination unto itself. Thoughtful details abound.
Adobe adds photogrammetry tools
Turn still photos (from phone or camera) into 3D models with automatic subject masking and texture mapping. (Wikipedia on Photogrammetry)
Wesley Verhoeve – How I Started My Career as a Professional Photographer
Argentina wins the World Cup
Gastón Abril Rotger captures scenes of celebration on the streets of Buenos Aires.
Meet the Artist: Noah Kalina
I've long admired Noah's work (and newsletter) but never listened to his podcast. (I'm visual, not auditory.) But it was nice to see/hear him talk about photography in this Samsung Frame thingy.
Cluster SMACS 0723
Looking into space for a moment. More insights at Colossal
The photography and words of Ronny Salerno
Used to follow his former blog and delighted to find he activity maintains an expansive personal site. Every section is filled with near endless awesomeness.
Brooke DiDonato’s photography
Immediately smitten with Brooke's calm and warped perspective / thanks SwissMiss
8 photography principles of Jim Marsden
Actually this list isn't about photography, it's about seeing and being / thanks Sean
Between 1939 and 1941, the Works Progress Administration collected photographs of most buildings in the five boroughs of New York City. Here they are digitized and tagged by Julian Boilen. / via Yewknee
A detailed look at a crater on Mars
After watching this I immediately went down a rabbit hole learning about water on Mars.
FotoFocus to Open New Arts Center in Cincinnati
A new building in OTR by José García Design will house curated exhibitions, educational events and screenings. Excellent news for Cincinnati.
How science progresses
Pluto, quarter of a century apart
Finding the U2 Joshua Tree
Todd Dominey shares what he found, along with a couple tidbits about the photography and album
Have iPhone Cameras Become Too Smart?
Mobile phone photos look like weird paintings anymore. I'd like an option to turn off computational photography.
A photograph of Vincent Van Gogh
There are very few photos of Van Gogh. He's 19 in this one.
Teens interrupted by Covid
I feel like this page could scroll infinitely, with unending stories of isolation. Heartbreaking and real, with striking photography by Elinor Carucci.
Photographer Steve Schapiro
A collection of links to celebrate the acclaimed photojournalist on his passing. A trove of wonderful paths to wander with incredible images and insight.
Photos of the incarceration of Japanese Americans
I'd never seen these photos by Dorothea Lange before. This story from Vox explains why.
A short thread about masks
Austin Kleon loves photos of people in masks. Turns out I do too.
Same Sky Postcards
An obsessive collector noticed something strange in his 11,000 postcards... The clouds were the same. / via Yewknee
Kissa by Kissa, behind the scenes
Craig Mod reveals the process to produce his photography book that documented one of his walks across Japan.
I wish those weren’t missiles
But Ognyan Stefanov's photograph of the Bulgarian Air Force and their equipment is remarkable.
Quarantined in his flat in Chicago, Leonard Suryajaya started using the walls of his apartment as a canvas for elaborately staged tableaux. This and lots of other great new photographers and work on the Foam site.
Black is beautiful
Brooklyn-born black photographer Kwame Brathwaite inspired new viewpoints, visual language and a movement to celebrate black lives in the 60's / via Creative Mornings newsletter
Balconies in Guiyang, China
Mesmerized with this photo by Jord Hammond
Toby Ord has digitally restored a selection of photos taken of earth from space. They're magnificent.
Be There, Be Present
Nick Pumphrey spent May 2020 showing up to the sea with his camera. The results were beautiful and the realizations deep.
Fantastic and beautiful photography / via nikhil.io
Vintage Supermarket Photos
On December 13, 2005 I posted this, my first link from swiss-miss
A collection of stories and photographs about the feeling of unity and belonging from the Over-The-Rhine community in Cincinnati. Wonderful work by Asa Featherstone, IV.
This product feels like an amalgamation of racing videogames and photography and VR and I'm so very curious.
Kodak Super 8 Camera
Wow. Pretty amazing throwback to analogue. / via Coudal
Enoch Ku’s Ordinary Sacramento
An ongoing project documenting the visual language of the Californian city
Huh, by Craig Mod
Craig's new newsletter where you get the alt text of an image in your inbox that links to the zoomable photo!