I love this short movie (2 minutes+) of a cynical photographer trying to keep kids from smiling during a school photo shoot. May joy always beat cynicism. Enjoy. School Portrait (2011) from Michael Berliner on Vimeo.
Pictures reveal a lot–much more than the plus and minus of the pounds we carry. They capture moments in time. They capture what we look like as life happens–what our smile (or lack thereof) reveals. Over the holidays I encountered old photographs of Emily and me as we first started
The record for world’s largest camera is currently held by an aircraft hangar camera, but back in 1900, a photographer (George R. Lawrence) built the massive camera seen here. He was commissioned by the Chicago & Alton Railway to shoot the world’s largest photo of one of its trains — a