From the monthly archives:

September 2008

The Lounge Week 22: Drawn to Develop

September 29, 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. I’m particularly fond of Drawn to Develop’s tagline: From paper to print: collaborations between street kids around [...]

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10+ Tony Fouhse

September 26, 2008

Inspiration from photo-related people. On Fridays. In honour of Yousuf Karsh’s centenary this year, I thought we would see what’s inspiring in Ottawa these days. Tony Fouhse is an Ottawa based photographer with a penchant for tricky subjects including this slippery character (I’m watching Obama trounce McCain and feeling a little political, so here is [...]

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2nd to None

September 25, 2008

If you’re in town and looking for a little photobook action, slide on down to the Gladstone tonight where the who’s who of Toronto’s photography publishing community (all six of them) will be feting Sandy Nicholson’s new book 2nd, The Face of Defeat. I will be there in my 2nd best outfit.

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Ask an Art Buyer: Copyright Continued

September 24, 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. Last week’s Ask an Art Buyer prompted some interesting discussion, some of which considered CAPIC’s role in helping photographers navigate usage and copyright issues. I thought [...]

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The Lounge Week 21: Guillaume Simoneau

September 22, 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. If there was ever any question about where Guillaume Simoneau hails from, these pictures give a pretty [...]

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Ask an Art Buyer: Copyright

September 17, 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. During my summer hiatus there was some interesting discussion on this Blog about… gulp…. Copyright. Well, as I started to talk to people about this, one [...]

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The Lounge Week 20: Rachel Hulin

September 15, 2008

Rachel Hulin and I have been emailing back and forth all weekend and the subject line has remained the same: Sad. I am sad. Sad that the PhotoShelter Collection hit the bricks. Sad that Rachel’s rich, multiple-post days at Shoot! The Blog are behind her (or so I thought, she’s set herself a lively pace [...]

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10+ Catherine Dean

September 12, 2008

Inspiration from photo-related people. On Fridays. I met Catherine Dean a few years ago when we were both reviewing portfolios at Contact. Truth is, I had admired her resume for many years. Though she’s worked almost everywhere else, this week is her first at The Walrus, where she will be filling in for Bree Seeley’s [...]

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The Lounge Week 19: What I did on my Summer Vacation

September 8, 2008

It may have been summer but it certainly wasn’t a vacation. Rather, I was a non-disclosure agreement away from being double booked with conflicting end clients for the whole month of July. But, the workload was made palatable; dare I say enjoyable; by the caliber of shooters with whom I had the pleasure of spending [...]

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