Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday August 25, 2017 | Media

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“All that mankind has done, thought, gained, or been; it is lying as in magic preservation in the pages of books.”  ― Thomas Carlyle


AI Is Poised to Reshape Music & Art – NY Times

Netflix vs. Hollywood – IndieWire

How to Be Creative on Demand – Creative Review

A Dying Wish: To Visit a Leica Store – Strait Times

Philosophy Has a Lot to Learn from Film – Aeon

Deconstructing a Trump Protest Photo – Reading the Pictures

A Photographer and Marine Find Common Ground – Lens

Using Visual Iconography to Sequence Photo Books – PDN

How to Design a Killer Photo Book – Aperture

Shedding Light on Tribal Justice –

Why Matteo Cremonesi Shoots Everyday Objects – Phroom 

The Photographer Who Quit Fame for Mysticism – Vantage

How to Woo Destination Wedding Clients – Rangefinder

Documenting the Disappearance of the Most Toxic Ghost Town – HA

And Now, Your Underwhelming Eclipse Photos – The Guardian

POTD: Women Photographers Seeing in Color | The New Gold

New Tech: Meet Nikon’s D850 | WD Pumps the Storage



Photographer Neil van Niekerk has shot time-lapse movies for a range of clients. In this video, he shares some of the secrets of creating cinematic time lapses.