Jo Holland – Dissected Beauty

28 November, 2007|art, photography|

A Retrospective / 1-16 December Private View / Thursday 6 December 6.00-9.00pm Jo Holland works on the borders between photography and painting, employing the techniques of both to create images that belong to neither medium. Holland makes photographs without the intermediary of either camera or negative, directly exposing the object through the lense onto what [...]

Tim Smyth – The nature of machines

21 November, 2007|art, photography|

PREVIEW 21 NOVEMBER 2007 4PM - 8PM Tim Smyth learned the power cars have the hard way-by going through the windscreen of one that was moving. As well as glass splinters, that accident, when he was out cycling, also imprinted musings on the destructiveness of the motor car. Smyth has used this, and witnessing a [...]

Can/should art be taught?

13 September, 2007|art, photography|

Alec Soth writes, "I recently dipped my toes into the art education industry. After several waves of exhilaration and despair, I'm happy to find myself back on the relative terra firma of this blog. But I'm struggling to bring any coherence to my impressions. With only two weeks spent at the San Francisco Art Institute, [...]

Careers in Photography

9 September, 2007|art, photography|

Today is the first anniversary of this blog. I'm happy to have made it this far, but I'm feeling a little guilty. With an average of 2,000 unique visitors per day (and 220,000 visitors in total), I fear I've squandered the opportunity to provide much of a public service. Too many of my 310 posts [...]

Digitalarte News – September 3 – September 9

3 September, 2007|art, lightroom, photography|

alec soth - blog Why bother? // By Alec Soth Today I became aware of the fabulous Picture Australia archive. Searching on the topic of ‘new south wales police dept,’ I once again wonder why I bother with photography. It seems unfair that an anonymous police photographer can be as good as Avedon and Arbus. [...]

Digitalarte News – August 27 – September 2

27 August, 2007|art, environment, lightroom, photography|

WorldChanging Britain Bans Ads for Fast Food, Eggs // By Erica Barnett Great Britain, already the birthplace of such progressive ideas as carbon labeling and the congestion tax, has long made a practice of banning advertisements that go against the nation's progressive values. Lately, Britain seems to be in the midst of an ad-banning frenzy. [...]

August 20 – August 27, 2007

20 August, 2007|art, environment, photography|

Five Years Gallery - Peer Esteem You are invited to submit... Alec Soth - Blog Assignment: Jump the sandwich... The Edge So, there is a new photographer resource/community site to check out. The Edge is a spot for photographers worldwide to share resources and ideas. WorldChanging SlaveCity: The Board Room The Board Room is part [...]

Welcome to Digitalarte

20 August, 2007|art, photography|

Michael Reichmann publisher and primary author of Luminous Landscape writes, "George Kraniotis, a London-based photographer who was recently in Toronto for one of my One-On-One sessions has just opened his digital lab and print studio. If you're located in the UK and looking for an excellent service bureau, I can recommend George and his partner Myrto [...]