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Richard Bram
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I will be presenting another great Leica Street Photography Workshop with the inimitable Matt Stuart in New York City, April 8-10. I hope you;ll be able to join us for a fun and educational weekend. Details here: http://www.cvent.com/events/leica-street-photography-weekend-with-matt-stuart-richard-bram-new-york/event-summary-1ae4e1d61a684c78b86e98500f4d510a.aspx?utm_source=Copy%20of%20Upcoming%20Akademie%20Events%202/18&utm_campaign=2016%20Leica%20Akademie&utm_medium=email
LEICA STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WEEKEND - NEW YORK, NY FEATURING MATT STUART & RICHARD BRAM Join us in New York for a hands on, action packed weekend exploring the finer points of Street Photography with photographers Matt Stuart & Richard Bram. This three-day course kicks of with an introduction and lecture followed by an evening shooting on the streets of NY. Saturday's session will provide morning and afternoon shooting sessions, and topics wil...
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Step right up! Richard Bram & Matt Stuart will be presenting a great New York City Leica Street Photography Workshop  5-7 June: http://cvent.com/d/hrq11x
LEICA STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WEEKEND - NEW YORK, NY FEATURING MATT STUART & RICHARD BRAM Join us in New York for a hands on, action packed weekend exploring the finer points of Street Photography with photographers Matt Stuart & Richard Bram. This three-day course kicks of with an afternoon introduction and lecture followed by an evening shoot on the streets of NY. Saturday's session will provide morning and afternoon shooting sessions, and to...
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Nice of Matt Coneybeare of "Viewing NYC to feature my video slide show on his site: https://viewing.nyc/photographer-richard-brams-collection-of-extraordinary-moments-of-ordinary-life-in-nyc/
Street photographer Richard Bram has been snapping photographs of our City since moving here from London in 2008. On what makes NYC perfect for street ph...
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Apropos of the World Press Photo Award controversy, the voice of a brilliant photojournalist from a different era:
http://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/01/03/w-eugene-smith-i-didnt-write-the-rules-why-should-i-follow-them/?smid=fb-share&_r=0
In a newly rediscovered interview from the 1950s, W. Eugene Smith discussed a then-controversial and now taboo practice in documentary photography: the staging of photographs.
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(I'm on p. 4) It's the LENSCRATCH annual Ginormous 7 part post: The 2014 YOUR Favorite Photographs Exhibition http://lenscratch.com/2015/01/the-2014-favorite-photo-of-the-year-exhibition/ …
Today marks a new year, new possibilities and thoughts of resolutions, hope for better behaviors, and goals to be met.  But today also allows us a chance to look back at the favorite photograph YOU took in 2014.  We know it was a hard decision, as for most people, it's the most recent photograph you've…
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A good man and a great photographer has moved on. Au revoir, mon ami.
It is with great sorrow that we announce the passing of our dear friend Christophe Agou after a long and gallant struggle with cancer. He was 46. Amidst our sorrow, we may take some small comfort: He has left us the indelible, brilliant legacy of his photographs. We shall miss his great heart, ...
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So who is this Bram guy, anyway? Where did he come from? What's his approach? In Tbilisi last month I was interviewed by Dina Oganova for the KOLGA TBILISI PHOTO FESTIVAL and the answers are within: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N9oaTpXS0q0
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LEICA STREET PHOTOGRAPHY WEEKEND - NEW YORK, NY FEATURING MATT STUART & RICHARD BRAM Join us in New York for a hands on, action packed weekend exploring the finer points of Street Photography with photographers Matt Stuart & Richard Bram. This three-day course kicks of with an afternoon introduction and lecture followed by an evening shoot on the streets of NY. Saturday's session will provide morning and afternoon shooting sessions, and to...
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"Richard Bram, New York: Hiding in Plain Sight" Opening 2 May in Tbilisi, Rep. of Georgia, as part of the KOLGA TBILISI PHOTO Festival!
http://www.kolga.ge/en/#/exhibitions/
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Hi, Michael. Yes, I shall go again. I was there in 2012 and have wanted to go back ever since. Hope all is well, Richard
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This thoughtful article by Melissa Smyth sums up much of why I can't abide the whole "Humans of New York" thing. http://www.warscapes.com/opinion/sentimentality-critique-humans-new-york …
“Sentimentality, the ostentatious parading of excessive and spurious emotion, is the mark of dishonesty, the inability to feel; the wet eyes of the sentimentalist betray his aversion to experience, his fear of life, his arid heart; and it is always, therefore, the signal of secret and violent inhumanity, the mask of cruelty.”                                              -James Baldwin, Notes of a Native Son
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Breughel should be mandatory study for photographers. You'll learn more about handling large groups of people in a rectangle from him than anyone else. Thanks, Andy Adams, for posting this painting.
 
For the season - Pieter Bruegel the Elder, Census at Bethlehem, 1566.
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