To some, being an artist and a photographer is a distinction without a difference.
But according to Roger Ballen, that’s not always the case. In this short piece produced the Cooperative of Photography, Ballen offers seven distinguishing characteristics that set photographers-as-photographers apart from photographers-as-artists.
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In our February “Exposures” story about Richard Mosse’s new film and book, “Incoming,” Mosse spoke about why he decided to use a thermal imaging camera in order to create a body of work about the refugee crisis. During the same interview, Mosse discussed the logistical challenges of using a tool meant for military surveillance to... More ›
An emulsion lift is a cool project to do with your instant photos. Here's how it's done. More ›
In the popular imagination, science springs from the left brain while creativity and art are the province of the right brain. There's no such dichotomy in the work of Maine photographer Caleb Charland. More ›