A cartoon by Liana Finck, in this week’s issue.
by Karla Becerra.
New Hollywood, Classic Glamour: Vincent Peters’s Celebrity Portraits
Vincent Peters’s photographs of Scarlett Johansson and other stars have a special intimacy. He says he photographs famous women as he would his girlfriend. Click here to see complete gallery.
It’s funny because it’s true.
Starting in the late 1970s, Hiroshi Sugimoto took pictures of cinemas interiors and drive-ins with the aim of encapsulate the whole lenght of a movie in a single shot. He left the camera shutters open throughout the running of a movie and the glowing screen of the cinemas was left as a trace on each take. A somehow uncanny light resonates in the dark cinema halls. At a further glance, this central light ethereally underlines the rich architectural details of the theater interiors. You might want to confront Sugimoto’s work with Michael Wesely’s, a photographer that uses to take photographs featuringi 3 years long exposures: read “The passing of time“, (on Socks).
Unlocking every iPhone at once
The world’s most expensive xylophone.