Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday September 7, 2018 | Media

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“Reading is like thinking, like praying, like talking to a friend, like expressing your ideas, like listening to other people’s ideas, like listening to music, like looking at the view, like taking a walk on the beach.” 
― Roberto Bolaño


How Photography Exploits the Vulnerable – New York Times

Why Salads & CEOs Are Photographed the Exact Same Way – Racked 

A Most Dangerous Muse – Nautilus

Eight Modern Portrait Artists Reinventing the Genre – My Modern Met

How Making Photos Can Change Lives – Creative Review

David Lynch Has a Photo Book – Rangefinder

Photographing Our Age of Anxiety – PDN

A Photographer’s Chronicle of Post-Truth America – Huck

The 10 Greatest Lens Of All Time – Amateur Photographer

The Hot Titles at the Toronto Film Festival – IndieWire

The End of Middle Class Art – Tablet

Photography Frat Boys – Carelessly Curated

Voices of Black Photography: Reclaiming the Black Body – WaPo

The Camp Esthetic Is Everywhere – Artsy

What We Know About Art and the Mind – New Yorker

Why Photographs Need Stories – A.B. Watson

The Woman Who Changed Marvel Comics – The Atlantic

Change the World, Not Yourself – Aeon

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Wim Wenders has some ideas about smartphones have done to photography.