CAPTURE with Mark Seliger

Another amazing interview in the CAPTURE series.
Designer Steven Alan and award-winning photographer Peter Yang sit down with Mark Seliger to discuss photography.  Peter talks about his experiences photographing Barack Obama, Daft Punk, Iggy Pop, Danny Boyle, Jimmy Fallon and other luminaries, while Steven Alan talks about his experiences with photography and fashion.

NYTimes Photo Review

Here is a nice overview from Le Journal de la Photographie on the recent Lens / NY Times portfolio review which was held this past weekend (April 13-14).  In all there were 174 portfolios chosen among the 2700 submitted from amateur and professional photographers.  All kinds of photography were represented, from reportage, documentary, portraits and fashion photos to more conceptual approaches.  Click on the image below to read about and see some of the portfolios.

AIPAD in New York

For those of you in NYC, The AIPAD Photography Show New York, one of the most important international photography art events, will be presented by The Association of International Photography Art Dealers (AIPAD), April 4-7, 2013.
More than 75 of the world’s leading photography art galleries will present a wide range of museum-quality work, including contemporary, modern and nineteenth-century photographs, as well as photo-based art, video, and new media.

Click on the images to read about some of the exhibits.

Iconic San Francisico

One of my favorite things about traveling for business is being able to spend time exploring.  Last week I was in San Francisco for a three day shoot which happened to coincide perfectly with the weekend.   It’s a beautiful city with lots of open spaces.  You would never know that San Francisco is the second-most densely populated major city in the United States after New York City.