A film capturing not only what it’s like to be on safari in Kenya but also telling a tale of bravery in the face of adversity. “Life is too short not to do exactly what you want.” In 2017 Klaus Tiedge embarked on a rather ambitious journey to go to Kenya in 2018 and make […]
American Experience presents Ansel Adams: A Documentary Film, written and directed by Ric Burns and co-produced by Sierra Club Productions and Steeplechase Films. For the centennial of the artist’s birth, Burns has created an elegant, moving, and lyrical portrait of this quintessentially American photographer. The documentary weaves together archival footage, photographic images, dramatic readings of […]
Can you imagine somebody coining a method after you? It’s called “The Brenizer Method” and we’re going to learn from the talented photojournalist turned wedding photojournalist. From taking photos of everyone from Muhammad Ali to President Obama, Ryan Brenizer teaches us the importance of capturing a great story. Brenizer puts it best, “Photography has filled […]
This is a profile of renowned photographer, Platon. His photos have captured the souls of the average person on the street and many of our infamous world leaders. Platon’s fearless portraits capture the souls of world leaders and ordinary people. Journey into his process in a session with Gen. Colin Powell.
Drawing on the BBC’s rich archive, this documentary reveals the working practices, lives and opinions of some of the greatest photographers since the 1950s. From Norman Parkinson to David Bailey, Eve Arnold to Jane Bown, Henri Cartier-Bresson to Martin Parr, for decades the BBC has drawn our attention to the creators of what has become […]
Have you ever created family photos and felt underwhelmed at the results? Read on to find out how you can use documentary family photography to revitalise your images. WHAT IS DOCUMENTARY FAMILY PHOTOGRAPHY?Documentary family photography has a photojournalism style with a focus on storytelling. The results are images that depict families in scenes that are […]
Rivers and Tides is a 2001 documentary film directed by Thomas Riedelsheimer about the British artist Andy Goldsworthy, who creates intricate and ephemeral sculptures from natural materials such as rocks, leaves, flowers, and icicles.The music was composed and performed by Fred Frith and was released on a soundtrack, Rivers and Tides.
Matt and Kriss take a short train ride from Delhi to Agra. Their first stop is Sheroes’ Hangout, a café that supports the campaign to stop acid attacks. Here, Matt spends some time with the remarkable women who run the café and reminds us how travel photography can help support important causes.
In part one, Matt and Kriss explore the streets of Delhi and meet with local photographer, and ZEISS and Profoto ambassador Sundeep Bali. A walking tour of Old Delhi provides ample opportunity for Matt to test out his Sony A7 III and concludes with a visit to the Salaam Baalak Trust DMRC Children Home. This first part of the trip is rounded off with a visit to the world’s tallest brick minaret, the Qutub Minar, and the chance to photograph some long-exposures as the light fades over the India Gate war memorial.
Portrait is a documentary that explores the people behind the question, “In the age of Instagram, what sets a professional photographer apart?”
Street Photography – A Documentary