The burden that any portrait photographer carries is the expectation to capture the totality of an individual within a single image. Some of Duane Michals’s portraits seem to come close to succeeding. Duane Michals’s Beguiling Celebrity Portraits A collection of Michals’s editorial pictures features Susan Sontag, Joan Didion, Andy Warhol, Meryl Streep, and more.
Elizabeth Herman writes in the New York Times about my latest book - "An autobiography of Miss Wish" A Photographer and Her Subject Share a Journey Over the Decades In “An Autobiography of Miss Wish,” Nina Berman tells the story of Kimberly Stevens, a survivor..
Joseph Rodriguez's gritty portrait of Spanish Harlem - Creative Review What's beautiful about Rodriquez's work is that it simultaneously glorifies the past and celebrates the Harlem that still exists today
Vintage New York Photos Reveal Gritty City Life, Before Anyone Had a Cellphone Richard Sandler is an acclaimed street photographer who spent almost 30 years documenting New York through his candid, black and white photographs.
“Where is the problem? Let’s document it so we can hopefully talk about it. I’m not naive, I’m not Superman with a camera, but it empowers you. Originally I just wanted to be an art photographer and shoot nudes, but when you grow up with conflict, it just drives you.” –Joseph Rodriguez..
We're so so sooo excited for Joseph Rodriguez's exhibition (and book launch!) at the Bronx Documentary Center which opens this Saturday, November 11th at 6pm! We hope to see you there! Joseph Rodriguezâs hope-filled images of 80s Harlem They donât come..
"Her black and white photographs are a study in compositional skills when photography was much different from the present era of technological advancement." –Blouin Artinfo ‘Street: New York City 70s, 80s, 90s’ by Carrie Boretz | Artinfo PowerHouse books published..
"Shooting film is more a visceral, intuitive process and really allows you to feel more a part of the moment you just captured." –Carrie Boretz for Village Voice Carrie Boretz’s Street Scenes: ‘A Second of Humanity in the Midst of the Chaos’ In an age when..
Please join us next Saturday, November 11th for the opening reception + book launch for Spanish Harlem by the uber talented Joseph Rodriguez at the Bronx Documentary Center. Event starts at 6pm! Joseph Rodriguez's El Barrio in the '80s A new book revisits Joseph Rodriguez’s first..