On Taking Pictures #69 – “Play With Your Deckled Edges”


The week, who are you presenting to the world, you, or a manufactured version of you? Also, all roads lead to film when Bill borrows a Leica M7. Plus, what’s the difference between collecting and curating? Artist-slash-photographer, Vic Muniz sparks some interesting discussion on the nature of art as our Photographer of the Week.

Show Notes J. Paul Getty Museum opens up its collections of images Shared Vision: The Sondra Gilman and Celso Gonzalez-Falla Collection of Photography | Princeton University Art Museum A Photographer’s Perspective on Pinterest | Troy Grover Photographers Blog Pelican 1510 Camera Case : On Taking Pictures Bostick-Sullivan :: Alternative Process Kits :: Cyanotype Kits :: Cyanotype Printing Kit – 250 ml

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Photographer of the Week VikMuniz WASTE LAND : Vik Muniz Vik Muniz: Art with wire, sugar, chocolate and string | Video on TED.com Pictures of Magazine 2 by Vik Muniz

Books We Recommend Vik Muniz: Reflex Vik Muniz: Le Musée Imaginaire Vik Muniz: Verso