On Taking Pictures

On Taking Pictures #27 – “A Body of Work Only in Hindsight”

A serious episode this week as Jeffery and Bill discuss whether a body of work is retrospective in origin or whether it’s built masterpiece by masterpiece. Also David Hockney’s article on perspective, scanning slides with your dslr, and asking why photography is ever a crime. The wonderful Alfred Sieglitz is this week’s photographer.

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Show Notes

Canadian kid busted for taking pictures
Scanning slides with an SLR
Bill’s ‘Laid-Off’ series
Hockney Article (try opening in Incognito mode to bypass paywall)

Alfred Stieglitz
Stieglitz and Daughter
Stieglitz portrait of Georgia O’Keeffe

Related Books on Amazon
Alfred Stieglitz: The Key Set – Volume I & II: The Alfred Stieglitz Collection of Photographs
Stieglitz: Camera Work (25th Anniversary Special Edtn) (German Edition)
Alfred Stieglitz New York
Stieglitz: A Beginning Light

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