Matthew Grahame

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James Dean — a picture from the past

The last American miners – in pictures

Photographer Bryan Schutmaat's project Grays the Mountain Sends shows the stoic faces and rundown homes of fading former mining communities in the US. Schutmaat was inspired by the writing of Raymond Carver and Richard Ford, and has just won the 2013 Daylight photography award

After the gold rush: former mining towns captured on camera

Bryan Schutmaat photographed the dying days of the mining industry in remote US towns. His images, of weatherbeaten men and long-abandoned homes, have a stark beauty<p>Weatherbeaten male faces stare out from the land they struggle to make a living from. The landscapes seem both elemental and …

Leica M 240 - Hands-on Review

Photo Collector Robert E. Jackson on the Death of the Snapshot

Robert E. Jackson isn’t exactly a household name, but his massive collection of one-of-a-kind snapshots has earned him a great deal of recognition in …

Harry Nilsson Amps Up the Coasters' 'Searchin''

Sixties icon's rarity unveiled in new box set<p>Once lauded by John Lennon as his "favorite group," singer-songwriter Harry Nilsson had a long and …

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Beck played an acoustic show at Le Poisson Rouge (pics, setlist, and video of "Loser" and cover of "Billie Jean")

<i>Beck @ Le Poisson Rouge – 7/26/2013</i><p>Throughout the night, Beck told stories about his early years as a folkie in New York, trying to write protest …

Wanted: Recreating Mug Shots Taken in the 1920s and 30s

Back in 2009, award-winning editorial art director and artist Mark Michaelson released his book <i>Least Wanted: A Century of American Mugshots</i>. In it he …

Your Government at Work: Documerica Chronicles 1970s America

The mandate for Documerica was intriguingly broad — “photographically document subjects of environmental concern” — and photographers responded with …

Barbara Diener: Sehnsucht

Today’s post contributed by Grant Gill.<p>This past spring I popped into neighboring Chicago to visit the MFA thesis exhibition for Columbia College …

Man Photobombs Disney World Proposal, Gets Turned Into an Internet Meme

Some unlucky fellow was minding his own business in Disney World recently when he happened to accidentally walk in front of a couple as the man was …

Canon May Drop Nuke in Megapixel War with a 75+ Megapixel Pro DSLR

The megapixel war appears to be alive and well. The rumor mill has been churning the past weekend after a report emerged that Canon is in the process …

Dusting ‘Em Off: Bruce Springsteen – Nebraska

<i>In this week’s edition of Dusting ‘Em Off, staff writers Henry Hauser and Bryant Kitching revisit Bruce Springsteen’s dark and intimate 1982 sixth</i> …

Advice to Little Girls: Young Mark Twain’s Little-Known, Lovely 1865 Children’s Book

In the summer of 2011, I chanced upon a lovely Italian edition of a little-known, playful short story young Mark Twain had written in 1865 at age of 30, with Victorian-scrapbook-inspired artwork by celebrated Russian-born children’s book illustrator Vladimir Radunsky, mischievously encouraging …

Review: Ricoh GR

The Ricoh GR is the latest in the long and illustrious line of GR compact cameras. Some have been calling it the GRD V as it is succeeding the GRD …

Zadie Smith's London competition - your photographs

http://www.theguardian.com/books/gallery/2013/jul/17/zadie-smiths-london-competition-your-photos<p>720<p>We teamed up with Zadie Smith and invited you to …

Fatescapes: Iconic Photos with the People Removed

Photographer Pavel Maria Smejkal decided to do a project where he took iconic photos and re-envisioned them without the people in them. The project …

Details Emerging About Sony’s Upcoming Full Frame Mirrorless Camera

We reported in December 2012 that Sony was planning to unleash a full frame mirrorless within a year. We’re about halfway to that one year mark now, …

Fujifilm Releases More Details on the Upcoming X Series Firmware Updates

<i>We’re giving away a Fujifilm X-E1 btw! Details here!</i><p>Not long ago, Fujifilm issued a press release detailing some exciting new enhancements that are …

Bronia Stewart's best photograph: the women of Babestation

In 2012, I spent nine months taking photographs at an adult TV channel and sex phone-line called Babestation. It was fortuitous how it all came about …

Panasonic Lumix DMC-LF1 Review

Over the years I’ve owned a number of digicams just like this one and each has been damned useful. Pop in the pocket. Pull it out. Shoot. And enjoy. …

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Broken dreams: Walker Evans's 1930s Americana – in pictures

http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2013/jul/18/walker-evans-america-moma-in-pictures<p>720<p>From New York molls to Negro churches, a new …

Romania Week: Bogdan Girbovan

1st floor, apartments number 7, a lady living by herself (refused to make her name public), retired, worked as a banknotes designer before 1989. …

5 Reasons Why Primes Are Better Than Zooms

Documentary: The Life and Work of Iconic Photographer William Klein

It’s the weekend, which means we get a chance to share something inspirational with you that you might not otherwise have the time to sit down and …