From the monthly archives:

July 2008

Summer Vacation

July 14, 2008

Whoa Nelly, I’m getting busy and Hell, it’s the summer. So I’m taking a vacation. I’ll be back in a few weeks and in the meantime, here’s a summer snap:

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10+ Myles McCutcheon

July 11, 2008

Inspiration from photo-related people. On Fridays. Myles McCutcheon is well-rounded, photographically speaking. He has worked as a photography producer in Toronto and Vancouver, was Associate Photo Editor at Saturday Night and Photo Editor at 2 and Toro Magazine. Currently he is the Photo Editor at Chatelaine Magazine and also shoots on occasion for clients like [...]

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Sell Out

July 9, 2008

The best thing about PDN’s interview with Sam Abell (one of the original photographers behind Leo Burnett’s long-standing Malboro Cowboy campaign, which has since been appropriated and rephotographed by Richard Prince and sold for record prices at Sotheby’s. See APE’s discussion about it all here) comes at the very end of the video. To give [...]

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Ask an Art Buyer: Armchair ADing & Poor Penmanship

July 9, 2008

Wednesday is Ask an Art Buyer day. Send your questions to heather@heathermorton.ca with the subject line Ask an Art Buyer. I’ll answer as many as I can every Wednesday. Somebody asks: How can photographers maintain good creative reputations with an agency client when they’ve shot an ad that the agency did not love? Related to [...]

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The Lounge Week 17: Donald Weber

July 7, 2008

The Lounge is a virtual Art Gallery, updated weekly. This space will showcase emerging or underutilized photographers; or just people who I think we all need to have a look at. A bit of Eye Candy for Monday. Donald Weber has had some play on this Blog when was selected as one of this year’s [...]

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10+ TBWA Chiat Day

July 4, 2008

Inspiration from photo-related people. On Fridays. This week, in honour of the 4th of July we’re talking to a couple of New Yorkers; ex-pats from the colonies (Canada & Australia respectively). It’s a collective 10+ list from the Art Buying team at TBWA in NYC! Part I: Julia Menassa I’ve known Julia Menassa for years- [...]

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Great stuff

July 3, 2008

If you haven’t already, get yourself over to Flak Photo to check out the daily selection from Review Sante Fe. This is great work and we’ve got a whole summer full of it. Today’s goodie: Path of Innocence, Pennsylvania, 2007, Meghan Cronrath Updated daily, Flak will hand over it’s screen to showcase this juried selection [...]

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Ask an Art Buyer: Reps

July 2, 2008

Wednesday is Ask an Art Buyer day. Send your questions to heather@heathermorton.ca with the subject line Ask an Art Buyer. I’ll answer as many as I can every Wednesday. Neil asks: Are there times when you’d rather be promoted-to from a photographer’s rep., instead of individual photographers? And as a follow-up, do you tend to [...]

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