Letter from abroad by Cindy Quo vadis? Where are you going? Where are you?
A theory of living a more interesting and creative life: embrace extremes and avoid the (boring) middle.
Growth is life itself.
IKKO TANAKA: my new favorite Japanese Illustrator.
What I love in street photography is getting swept away in the flow of people, like a stream of water.
Simple street photography tips and techniques you can apply to your street pictures today!
Dear friend, My philosophical idea：avoid anything that makes you unproductive in your art.
Dear friend, When you’re shooting on the streets, dance.
DYNAMISM — an element we want to integrate into our photography.
II. In spring, 2012, there was a partial eclipse over Japan.
Why ask others for their opinions or thoughts? Don’t you know yourself better than anybody else?
The one cardinal sin of street photographers: making boring pictures.
Robert Capa said it best— if you want to make better pictures, get closer.
I just finished teaching a workshop in Kyoto, and borrowed the Fujifilm XT-2 and Fujifilm 16mm f/1.4 (roughly a 24mm full-frame equivalent) for a spin– and to sum up, it is practically perfect.
MAKE MAKE MAKE CREATE CREATE CREATE CONCENTRATE TRATE TRATE
Your life is short, why study things, people, or art of which/whom you don’t care about?
‘A soldier’s skill is not at fault if he receives the death-blow through his armor.’ – Seneca Dear friend, I wanted to write you a letter emphasizing the importance of you to focus on your actions — not the results of your actions.
Postcards from the Darkroom Series “Postcards from the Darkroom is a new feature on Haptic Press by Sean Lotman. All images posted will be scans of his color prints handmade in his darkroom. A lover of narrative and color and travel, Sean hopes to tell a story or at least convey a feeling. He is […]
Dear friend, What is your final aim in photography — for what, for whom, and for why do you make pictures?
Dear friend, If you want to make better pictures while traveling– here is some advice I would give you:
A compilation of things I’ve learned so far with traveling and life– advice I wish I knew before I started to travel and live abroad:
Lately I’ve been inspired by Cindy and what she has been doing with HAPTICPRESS.
To announce SEAN LOTMAN as a featured HAPTIC artist, here is an essay on why I love his work.