Capture of the Day: Lou Jones

I caught up with Boston-based photographer Lou Jones last fall when I had a long layover in the city. In the past year, I’ve made a practice of interviewing at least one photographer or artist in every city I visit while traveling and I’m so glad I do. There’s no substitute for meeting these amazing artists in person. I did a Google search for street … Continue reading Capture of the Day: Lou Jones

Photo Contest: Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography

May 15 is the deadline to enter the 2017 Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography. Juror is Stephanie Heimann, Photo Director for the New Republic. Details here: http://www.thepassporte.com/prize-call-for-entry/ The Passporte is an online fine art gallery dedicated to contemporary photography. Image credit: Ben Shahn. Natchez, Mississippi, 1935. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987. Public domain. http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/265337 Continue reading Photo Contest: Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography

Capture of the Day: Majid Saeedi

I met Iranian photographer Majid Saeedi at the Siena International Photo Awards event in Siena, Italy last October. I had already interviewed him for Street Photography Magazine, but it was an honor to meet him in person. I later wrote this piece about him for LensCulture: https://www.lensculture.com/articles/majid-saeedi-stepping-back-the-art-of-seeing As you’ll read in LensCulture, Majid has seen and been through a lot as a war photographer, a career he … Continue reading Capture of the Day: Majid Saeedi

Capture of the Day: Yuri Rasin

Yuri Rasin is a talented street photographer and blogger who lives in the south of France. He was born and raised in Almaty (former capital of Kazakhstan), spent half of his teenage years in Israel and later lived in England. I found his work through his well-written and informative blog and was impressed from the beginning with his work and his willingness to share and exchange ideas … Continue reading Capture of the Day: Yuri Rasin

New Feature: Capture of the Day

I’m kicking off a new daily post to help share the work of photographers I meet from around the world. Thank you to Sicilian photographer Vincenzo Saputo for today’s Capture of the Day: “Stolen Kisses.” See more of his amazing work on his Facebook page here https://www.facebook.com/SaputoVincenzo/ and photography group page: https://www.facebook.com/groups/1430266103938158/ Also, take a photo tour through Sicily with Vincenzo here! http://onsicilycard.com/onsicilycardblog/sicily-through-the-eyes-of-vincenzo-saputo/ Continue reading New Feature: Capture of the Day

Let Your Heart Be Your Compass: Podcast with Street Photographer Valerie Jardin!

Thank you so much to street photographer, instructor, storyteller and light whisperer Valerie Jardin for the great honor of including me as a guest on her “Hit the Streets” podcast (of which I am a huge fan) recently. Take a listen as we chat about changing up our lives, following dreams and working hard to keep it all going. Thanks again, Valerie. I appreciate you … Continue reading Let Your Heart Be Your Compass: Podcast with Street Photographer Valerie Jardin!

FujiLove Live 2017 Recap: Never Stop Learning

Street photography with Valerie Jardin **Thank you to Swiss FujiX photographer Jens Krauer for sharing images from the event. Check out his work here: http://fujifilm-x.com/photographers/jens-krauer/ FujiLove Magazine editor Tomasz (Tomash) Trzebiatowski had never been to New York City when he began planning the FujiLove Live conference held February 25-26. But bringing photographers from around the world to the Big Apple was a big part of his … Continue reading FujiLove Live 2017 Recap: Never Stop Learning

Instagram Takeover: Petr Barabaka

I met Russian photographer Petr Barabaka through Instagram and recently wrote about him and his work for LensCulture. Stay tuned for the article, but this week he’s taking over LensCulture’s Instagram feed. Check it out! https://www.instagram.com/lensculture/     Continue reading Instagram Takeover: Petr Barabaka