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How To Make A Book

Gereon Wetzel and Jörg Adolph are German freelance filmmakers. Gerhard Steidl is the powerhouse behind the photographic book publishing company Steidl. Together they are responsible for creating one of the most engaging, passionate, funny, revealing, sensitive and essential films anybody interested in photography or photography book-publishing could see. The How To Make a Book project ...

Magnum Contacts

To many, the concept of the contact sheet is one of irrelevance; an artefact of the past; proof of photographic creation from another age. But to Grant Scott, the contact sheet holds more relevance today than it has for many years. He put his personal theories concerning the contact sheet to Kristen Lubben; associate curator ...

Polaroids

I don’t take many photographs. It’s been a long time since I picked up a movie or video camera with anything like serious intent. Even when I did regularly take photographs, I pretty much only used a Polaroid SX-70. That camera is still in a drawer and I still miss the lavish, lurid colours of ...