Photographer Profile - Andrew Kaufman: "I wanted to create this definitive documentary about these men and women"
This summer, notes photographer Andrew Kaufman, an event took place that could affect every person on Earth: On June 26, the newly expanded Panama Canal opened for business, marking the completion of a decade's work. The construction doubled the capacity of the canal and will alter world trade - and possibly even the world's weather. But by and large, the media ignored the ... Read the full Story >>
"I do a lot of portrait work, and I love meeting people and especially diverse kinds of people," says photographer Daymon Gardner. New Orleans, where he is based, is a good place to find all kinds of people, but for Gardner the choice to move there was based on love, not logic: In 2005, he raced to the city to help evacuate his girlfriend ... Read the full Story >>
Hanna Barczyk is a Jersey City, NJ-based illustrator and artist. Barczyk's sophisticated work is representative of her diverse background: She has a Hungarian mother, grew up in Germany, and went to school in Toronto, where she still lives part-time. Among her many cited influences are Polish and Cuban poster art; both are reflected in her stylish, colorful, and very smart poster-like conceptual illustrations ... Read the full Story >>
Lynn Savarese is a relative newcomer to photography, and yet she's done so much with it in a short time. "I got interested in photography only four years ago, which is hard to believe because it's taken over my whole life," she says. A graduate of Harvard Law School and former corporate lawyer and investment banker, she took up photography as a ... Read the full Story >>