Aaron Gomez

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20+ Rarely Seen Photos Of America In The 1950’s Show How Different Life Was Before

The 1950’s are often viewed as a golden era in U.S. history, a time of happiness and prosperity, despite the threat of nuclear annihilation, racial …

Abandoned Buildings

Add Depth and Drama to Landscape Photos Using Lightroom

Here’s a 24-minute video from Andrew Marr that looks at how he adds depth and drama to landscape photos during post-processing in Adobe Lightroom.<p>The …

Tutorials

Dog fights and sex parties: the man who photographs Istanbul after dark

Çağdaş Erdoğan captures the explosion of underground rebellion in parts of Istanbul. ‘People have been pushed into the night,’ says the photographer who is now facing jail<p>One day last September, Çağdaş Erdoğan took his camera to Parc Yoğurtçu, a popular spot in Istanbul near the Fenerbahçe football …

Recep Tayyip Erdoğan

7 Reasons I Still Shoot Film in 2018

I’ve been shooting analog for almost four years now, and all I can say is: analog has truly changed my life and what I think about what it means …

Cameras

Instagram journey through Morocco

Luis Cárdenas captures Morocco’s enchanting blend of ancient Arabic and Berber cultures, which live on in its distinctive architecture, cooking and craftwork

Slow Cookers

The Singular Loneliness of New York City

Loneliness is New York’s leitmotif. This feeling is palpable everywhere in the city—a place filled with 8 million people, many of whom are immigrants and transplants. There are different shades of it: the loneliness of an Uber driver who fled Venezuela, leaving his family behind, who sighs wth …

Loupedeck vs Palette Gear: Comparing Lightroom Photo Editing Consoles

Loupedeck and Palette Gear are two completely different types of consoles that essentially aims to do one thing: help you edit a little faster in …

Tutorials

The 19 Most Incredible Small Spaces on Pinterest

1 of 19<p>Bold Walls<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 19<p>Smart Shelves<p>3 of 19<p>Bright White<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 19<p>Storage and Seating<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 19<p>Texture, Texture, …

Nikon blames smartphones for low camera demand, will close factory

It’s no secret that most people prefer using their smartphone’s camera rather than a dedicated digital camera. That reality has put a big dent in the …

Cameras

I’m Not Good at Street Photography… I’m Just Not Scared

Today I used Lightroom Mobile to capture images on the street for the first time. I recently remembered that you can sync images from Lightroom …

Unforgettable Photos from One of the World’s Last Matrilineal Societies

In order to get to China’s Lugu Lake, where the Mosuo people live, German photographer Karolin Klüppel traveled by road. That road, she says, has …

Translation

Antony Gibbon's Lucent House is a serene minimalist retreat made of glass and stone

UK-based designer Antony Gibbon never ceases to amaze with his spectacular designs inspired by nature. His latest work, the Lucent House, combines …

The Creepiest Children’s Book

A couple of years ago, when asked, “If any book made you who you are today, what would it be?” the musician Kim Gordon cited the children’s book “The Lonely Doll,” from 1957. “It was my first view, my first idea, of New York as a glamorous place,” Gordon, who grew up in Southern California, in the …

Books

Photography, Poetry, Music and Philosophy: The Medium from a Critic’s Eye

<i>Sean O’Hagan has been writing about photography for well over a decade, including a long-running column in The Guardian titled “On Photography.” Before that, he primarily focused on music while frequently interviewing other cultural figures. He has been recognized with numerous awards for both his</i> …

Street Photography

Are Photographers Ruining Photography For Photographers?

Photographer Brendan van Son recorded this 9-minute video in which he shares his frustration with the current landscape of photography in the social …

Photography

There is Nothing Wrong With Taking Photos of People

Society tells us it is rude to take a photo of someone without their permission. Why?Richard Avedon Portrait of Ezra PoundAre you your photos, or are …

Street Photography

Galt Toys (1960s–70s)

Contributed by Stephen Coles<i><br>Source: http://www.kengarland.co.uk License: All Rights Reserved.</i> <br>In 1961, Ken Garland redesigned the identity for Galt …

Typography

12 Typography Instagram Accounts That’ll Inspire You to Start Lettering

We are beyond excited that cursive is making a comeback in American elementary schools. As we fondly recall our younger years of diligently practicing our signature (and our crush’s), we thought we would challenge ourselves by trying to regain our skills in the art of lettering — whether that means …

Typography

Lota Grotesque Font Family

The Lota Grotesque font family, a sturdy, modern typeface with 56 fonts and a lot of typographic features.Published in May 2017 by type foundry Los …

Typography

Michael Graves-Designed Modern Home Is a Steal in Fort Wayne

World-famous architect <b>Michael Graves</b>, the postmodern designer known for his contemporary buildings and popular kitchen gadgets for Graves’ Alessi …

Living Rooms

Harvard GSD unveils restored version of Wimbledon House in London

<b>The Harvard Graduate School of Design (</b><b>GSD</b><b>) has unveiled the restored version of</b> <b>Richard Rogers</b><b>’ Wimbledon House in London, formerly known as</b> …

House Near El Cerro De Chipinque / Surber Barber Choate + Hertlein Architects

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> The site for this single family residence is located immediately alongside the northern ridge of “El …

10 Coastal Prefabs That Bring Modular Housing to the Beach

When an efficient prefab can become a coastal retreat with a spectacular view to boot—it makes a very compelling case for not being landlocked.<p>Here, we've gathered a variety of prefabs set in diverse locations around the world, providing you a little inspiration if you're currently plotting a …

Spectacular postcards capture 1890s France in vibrant color

Photochroms of France<p>La Belle Époque, in vibrant color<p>These postcards of France in the last years of the 19th century were created using the …

10 Best Historical Destinations in Europe You Must See in Your Lifetime

1. The Old City Walls, Dubrovnik, Croatia<p>Walk the entire circuit around the old city from the 25m high city walls. They were built and fortified …

Pictures of Death

When photography was new, it was often used to preserve corpses via their images. An Object Lesson.<p>Photography owes much of its early flourishing to death. Not in images depicting the aftermath of violent crimes or industrial accidents. Instead, through quiet pictures used to comfort grieving …

Eastern Europe

Is Defining “STREET PHOTOGRAPHY” a Good Thing?

Hanoi, 2017I don’t think so.Several propositions:• Henri Cartier-Bresson, the supposed “founder” of street photography never used the term “street …

Street Photography

War photographer Alessio Romenzi on covering conflict and managing his fear

<i>Photographer Alessio Remenzi has been covering conflict in the Middle East since the</i><p>Arab Springand was among the first photographers smuggled into Syria to cover the civil war. Most recently he has been covering the battle for Mosul, Iraq. He was previously interviewed by The Times in 2012. He …