Category Archives: Personal

Four Eyes – by Kendrick Brinson

David West Coast Explorers

L.A.-based photographer Kendrick Brinson shares some creative photos of her husband, David Walter Banks.

Miss Native American USA – by Kendrick Brinson

Miss Native American USA

L.A.-based photographer Kendrick Brinson photographed the 2014 contestants for the Miss Native American USA Pageant in Tempe, Arizona.

A Fevered Dream – by David Walter Banks

A Fevered Dream

L.A.-based photographer David Walter Banks heeded a call West in hopes of finding a place to belong. He journeyed into the desert to tell a fictitious tale of his own creation.

What a Difference a Year Makes: Working With the Leica M 240 – by Darren Carroll

Leica M 240

Austin, Texas-based photographer Darren Carroll has been shooting with a Leica M 240 for a year and reflects on his transition from a DSLR.

Confessions of a Colorblind Photographer – by Aaron Lavinsky


Grays Harbor, Washington-based photographer Aaron Lavinsky writes about his experience as a colorblind photographer.

Logan Takes Columbus – by Logan Riely

Logan Takes Columbus

Columbus, OH-based photographer Logan Riely interned at The Columbus Dispatch over the summer and took Instagram photos of each assignment he photographed.

Wet Plate Journey – by Guy Rhodes

wet plate

East Chicago-based photographer, lighting designer, and filmmaker Guy Rhodes writes about how he got into wet plate photography.

Recent Climbing from Malibu Creek, Stoney Point, The Flatirons, and Flagstaff Boulders – by Dan Krauss

recent climbing

L.A.-based photographer Dan Krauss has set a goal to do a personal shoot every week and shares recent photos of climbing.

A Selfie a Day Keeps the Doctor Away – by Mike Mellia

Mike Mellia

NYC-based photographer Mike Mellia shares his ongoing Instagram series, “A selfie a day keeps the doctor away,” examining the cross-section of technology, art, advertising, and pop culture.

Fourth of July Weekend in Crested Butte, CO – by Dan Krauss

Crested Butte

L.A.-based photographer Dan Krauss shares photos of his 4th of July weekend in Crested Butte, CO.