If one of your excuses about not shooting enough photos is that you're stuck in work, Japanese photographer and taxi driver Issui Enomoto will make you change your mind!
When you’re working, it’s really hard to squeeze in time to get a couple of frames or so. One suggestion we keep on hearing is that you have to learn to make time. Take a couple of minutes outside of your busy schedule to go out and enjoy the view.
Japnese photographer Issui Enomoto does exactly this on a daily basis. He works as a taxi driver in Yokohama and he shoot various scenes of the town one after another, while looking for passengers. He likens his job as a taxi driver to a submarine in a hug ocean. He elaborates by saying “From the moment when I got in a taxi as a photographer, every component that can become subject wraps me up. And as like great pressure acts on an object in the deep sea by a physical law, the seawater of components put fierce pressure on my five senses.”
If you're thinking of shooting pinholes this month but haven't decided where to do it, the dreamy pinhole photos taken by a Dutch photographer by the seaside will certainly convince you to take off to the nearest beach and give it a shot.
Stephen Shore introduced to the 70s art world an unadorned image of American life. He captured littered restaurant tables as other photographers would immaculate vistas. For the opening of “American Surfaces”, he even taped unframed snapshots on gallery walls. In these videos, Shore talks about objects that have “no pretention to art” and the things he learned from Andy Warhol.
In my early adolescence, I liked to play table football. For my 12th birthday, my parents gifted me with a wonderful Subbuteo table soccer game set that I had wished for many months! This was my favorite toy until I discovered other interesting hobbies, like ham radio and electronics. So after some years, I gave away this game to other kids. I always remembered this game with pleasure and a hint of nostalgia.
These glossy pages do not just boast of the world’s finest pictures. They are a blueprint of what it means to have photography in the world. Musée de l'Elysée has unzipped its vast archive to showcase these precious pages to the public.
Kevin Law, a young photographer from Hong Kong specializing in shooting portraits, wedding events, and street snaps, likes to utilize natural lighting and colors to tell the story. Most importantly, he fell in love with the Petzval Art Lens immediately after his first try!
Lomography NYC is celebrating Film Photography Day for the third consecutive year. We are inviting all lomographers and analog enthusiasts to mark your calendars and come join us on Saturday, April 11. To commemorate this day, we have organized an exciting line-up of events including live music and drinks!