Lebanon, NH 1997-1999
1997: seems like a lifetime ago. It certainly is in terms of photography and how it has changed. I was still fully immersed in shooting film then, for instance, and making my prints conventionally in trays in a darkroom.
The Best Photos of 2014
Every year we see lists like this in December: "The Best of ..." This one is from the photo staff at the Boston Globe (here) and it is a wonderful and rich assortment of pictures from some of photojournalism's best, with the context provided by the photographers.
I don't know about you but paint floats my boat. Paint as in "painting" as in "art". The texture of the stuff, its thickness, its luminosity, its depth, its color. In the hands of a master painter, well, it gives me a reason to get up in the morning. Love painting.
Marc S. Meyer Profile
Marc Meyer? Yes. Never heard of him? That's all right. You will know his work soon. I am going to show this young photographer's work for this post as I am struck by the strength of these pictures. I hope you'll let me know what you think.