People vs. Places is a creative photo collaboration between photographers Timothy Burkhart and Stephanie Bassos.
The idea is pretty simple – Stephanie takes the roll of 35mm film first, and shoots a whole roll of only people. When she’s done, she rewinds it and gives it to Timothy, who in turn, reloads it on the same camera then snaps away photos of various locations.
This double exposure project allows us to step back from having full control of the image making process and trust in one another while allowing coincidences to happen naturally on film. – People vs. Places blog
Film swaps and collaborations are not uncommon in the Lomography community and the rest of the analogue world, and this project is just one of many proofs that love and passion for photography is enough to bring people together.
There is no way to go but up for creative people. Rest is for the lazy, or so we believe. We like to push our limits and boundaries, yearning to be 'better'. "Better" is a myth, even you, photographer, needs rest.
The mid-20th century was the peak of avant-garde art, where artists and photographers resorted to alternative means to create artworks. The photocopier was one of them, and became a creative tool between the 60's and the 80's
The dynamic between a photographer and a non-photographer as his subject is evident. The photographer adjusts. When a photographer tries to take a portrait of a fellow photographer, it's a play of power. Such is this insight from Chinese portraitist Zhong Weixing.
Josef Adamu is the art director and founder of Sunday School and we love the idea of bringing creative people together to make inspiring work. He succeeded in building a family amongst the people he works with, and that's what makes Sunday School so precious.
March is Women's History Month and we want to take a closer look at the wonderful women behind cameras. Lauren Lepore loves capturing true NYC moments to last in her photos beyond the existence of people and places. We talked to her about her thoughts on "controversial" work and the depiction of women in photography.
Patience, creativity, openmindedness are among the qualities a photographer should possess. Ingenuity, however, is accompanied by sheer willpower and passion. For the clever photographer, a cardboard can already do loads of things.
Photographer and creative Brandon Aguilar belongs to a tribe that lives and breathes film photography. Learn more about Brandon and his work in this short interview. Disclaimer: his enthusiasm is contagious.
Many among us live double lives -- a member of the labor force by day, a passionate go-getter by night. it's difficult to break into the art world when you need money -- so most of us keep our creative lives as hobbies. For the photographer, he can do a little bit of both simultaneously.