Cristina De Middel, Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2013

http://vimeo.com/album/2353008/video/64393165 Cristina De Middel, Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2013 A collection of video interviews with the shortlisted artists from the Deutsche Börse Photography Prize 2013, which takes place at The Photographers’ Gallery in London from 19 April – 30 June 2013.

Nico Nordström – Conceptual Portraits

“I want people to take a moment from their crazy lives and live in these imaginary, dreamlike worlds I’ve created,” says photography student Nico Nordström, known on Flickr as Nico Nordström. “Because that’s what my work has done for me,” she tells The Weekly Flickr in this week’s episode. “It’s been an escape — healing […]

Photographs from Yeondoo Yung

Here’s someone to check out. His name is Yeondoo Yung. His “Wonderland” series is a great example of storytelling, based off of children’s drawings! http://www.yeondoojung.com

Books in the Library

We have some beautiful books from contemporary image makers in our very own Cecil Library. Here’s an abridged listing: “Beneath the Roses” by Gregory Crewdson “Body Land” by Arno Minkkinen “Diane Arbus Revelations” <– a classic series from the 1970’s “Simen Johan” Dan Winters and on NPR Kahn and Selesnick Erwin Olaf Nick Brandt Loretta Lux […]

Short Story Links

http://www.npr.org/series/105660765/three-minute-fiction – A collection of 3 minute short stories from the “All Things Considered” NPR program. It’s a great source to find fiction you could deconstruct, and also a perfect example for the length range your own story could be. http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/361/fear-of-sleep – The Fear of Sleep episode—a good start to an amazing collection of stories on This American […]