Debunking the Myths of Robert Capa on D-Day

I want to give you a brief overview of an investigation that began almost five years ago, led by me but involving the efforts of photojournalist J. Ross Baughman, photo historian Rob McElroy, and ex-infantryman and amateur military historian Charles Herrick. Our project, in a nutshell, dismantles the 74-year-old myth of Robert Capa’s actions on […] Continue reading Debunking the Myths of Robert Capa on D-Day

How to Save 100,000 Cameras: A Look Inside Camera Rescue

Camera Rescue is a project based in Finland that’s working to rescue 100,000 analog cameras by 2020 in order to preserve them for future generations. Photographer Jordan Lockhart of Cameraville recently traveled to Tampere, Finland, and made this 10.5-minute behind-the-scenes video at the organization’s ambitious endeavor. Lockhart sat down with Camera Rescue core team member […] Continue reading How to Save 100,000 Cameras: A Look Inside Camera Rescue

If Iconic Space Photos Had Been Shot with a Smartphone Camera…

What would iconic space probe photos of celestial bodies in our solar system look like if they had been shot with an ordinary smartphone camera? Astronomer Scott Manley made this 12.5-minute video that explains the answer, which is: “not much.” The beautiful photos of planets and moons that you’ve seen were captured with specialized cameras […] Continue reading If Iconic Space Photos Had Been Shot with a Smartphone Camera…

12 Things I Learned While Teaching Street Photography

For a while now I have been working on establishing myself as a street photography educator by leading lessons and workshops throughout London, focusing on documenting human behavior and emotion rather than more new-wave techniques involving light-architecture and intricate technical compositions. My most recent workshop, held over the second weekend of February involved a very […] Continue reading 12 Things I Learned While Teaching Street Photography

A Gorgeous Tour of the Earth, As Seen from the ISS

Philadelphia-based photographer Bruce W. Berry Jr. took recent photos and videos captured from the International Space Station (ISS) and edited them into this gorgeous 6-minute short film that takes viewers on a journey around the world. Berry gathered time-lapse sequences and 4K footage captured by NASA and ESA astronauts on the ISS and then edited, […] Continue reading A Gorgeous Tour of the Earth, As Seen from the ISS