Expanded Shrinked Wrap

Haruhiko Kawaguchi raised eyebrows with his tight looking photo shoots of couples wrapped in plastic in an exploration of claustrophobic love. Expanding on his Laura Palmer ways, he’s now into not just wrapping people, he’s now taking on entire households. Photo shoots have to be conducted very rapidly for obvious reasons. Despite all the sucking […]

Storming Into Film

Photographer, Mike Olbinksi is at home photograhing your typical wedding or portrait shot. The background of the above photo reveals another interest: The weather. Namely, stormy weather. It’s not just still photography. Olbinski takes spectacular videos of nature at its savage best.

Shedding Light On Aperture

The Aperture Australia Conference is on once again this year. Hosted by veteran journalist Ray Martin, it features a line up of speakers in many broad areas of photography. It also features the latest and greatest in the form of camera equipment and accessories. It’s sure to leave your purse and wallet a little lighter.

Getting Shot

The World Press (no, not WordPress) Photo Exhibition hits town as part of its 45 country tour. The world’s press is receiving more and more scrutiny in the present day and so it’s important to appreciate its achievements and stand by it’s goals.

Out of the Shadows

Following up on controversial photographers, another is Bill Henson. With his haunting photos of people and landscapes, Henson is world class and commands five figure sums for prints of his work. He even can count former prime ministers as owners of his work. Showing his well established shadowy style, the colours he conjures up are […]

Eyes of the World On You

Celebrated photographer Steve McCurry is most famous for his National Geographic cover of Sharbat Gula, the ‘Afghan Girl.’ While the image is not without controversy, the story was made even more extraordinary because a few war ridden decades later, she was found again. That, however, is just two photos in McCurry’s career. Many have been […]

Time Lapsed

Some of us may wonder what we would say to our younger selves. Well image editor supremo, Ard Gelinck has a set up an Instagram account to see what those meetings would look like. View this post on Instagram PRETTY WOMAN. ACTION! 🎬 Actors together with one of their famous characters. Julia Roberts & Vivian […]