Photographer Hossein Fatemi and FotoEvidence have been working on a project meant to document and explore youth culture in Iran. You see, Iranian youths seek creative expression but also often balance doing this within “The Islamic State.” To do this, they’re teaming up to create a special photobook, The Iranian Journey. They’re currently seeking funding on Kickstarter to finish its production.
Very recently, Freestyle Photographic sent out an email to their customers letting them know about some really super deals on Rollei film. In fact, the prices are better than anything I’ve been able to find on both Amazon and B&H Photo. So whenever I can, I’m all for supporting the little guy.
Not only are the price drops on film though, they’re also on development chemicals.
When it comes to choosing a camera bag the more casual, versatile and travel-friendly everyday bags are becoming increasingly popular vs of camera equipment-dedicated bags. On a day to day basis we carry a bag with a load of other items besides the camera. In a recent Kickstarter project by Udee, they’re aiming to create a highly versatile backpack with many useful features in mind.
VSCO, the company behind the very popular Lightroom film presets and the popular image sharing app, has quietly shuttered their NY office and laid off the employees staffing it. The move comes as the company looks to centralize and expand operations at its Oakland California Headquarters – as they tell Techcrunch. Continue reading…
A few months back the Lily drone made waves and was touted as what could be the next wave in drone technology. A drone that you could just throw into the air and it would track you and follow your movements among other things. The company took in millions: in upwards of 34 million to be exact. But it is all now over. Continue reading…
A current Kickstarter campaign called “UnPresidented” hopes to capture the drama and hope as the country converges on the nation’s capital city to at once celebrate and come to terms with what many see as an uncertain future. “UnPresidented” will feature the work of 20 street photographers working in the D.C. area, including Albert Ting, Chris Suspect, Victoria Pickering, and Bridget Murray Law – all bringing their own style and perspective to the project.
Fujifilm really caught the attention of the photography community in 2016 in a way it had not done in years with the release of it’s X-Pro 2 and X-T2 flagship cameras, featuring their next-generation X-Trans sensors. In 2017 everyone has been wondering what the company will bring to the table and just how much of the technology presented in the flagship models will trickle down to the mid-range and lower tier models. Well, according to the latest batch of reports out of Fujirumors, we may have an idea. Continue reading…
We’ve got a new workshop setup for later this month. This Frameworks photography workshop is being done in collaboration with Adorama and is a two day intensive street photography/urban geometry workshop based in NYC. You can find the details at this link.
More details are after the jump.