| Dec 11, 2013
| 11:32 AM
Over at Essay Daily (which calls itself “A Filter for and An Ongoing Conversation About Essays and Magazines About Writing”), John D’Agata offers a brief meditation on Ansel Adams — and the moment he understood that photographs...
| Sep 30, 2013
| 6:30 AM
There it exists, in harmony with the desert landscape and yet distinct from it. John Nelson and Milo Miloscia's sleek and surprising home -- a modernist aberration in gate-guarded Ten Oaks, about five miles west of the Strip in Las Vegas -- looms like...
| Oct 1, 2013
| 1:45 PM
The shutdown of the federal government means that our national parks -- including Yosemite -- are being closed today. Ironically, the closing of the awe-inspiring California park comes as it celebrates its 123rd anniversary, which is noted in today's...
| Jun 18, 2013
| 6:13 AM
Half Dome in Yosemite National Park is a California icon, and there's more than one way to look at it -- from the non-rounded side, for example....
| May 29, 2013
| 11:14 AM
News photographers meet the most amazing people. On any given day it can be celebrities, felons, politicians or athletes, each with a story, each with a personality. On this day, I was fortunate to meet an icon in the photography world with amazing family...
| May 14, 2013
| 11:04 AM
More than 100 portraits of Humanitas Academy of Art and Technology (HAAT) students and their photographs will be featured on a 1,000-foot-long fence covering the construction of the Huntington Library's Education and Visitor Center. HAAT is in East Los...
| Jul 18, 2013
| 6:20 AM
The Hawaii works by painter Georgia O’Keeffe and photographer Ansel Adams will be featured in a special exhibition at the Honolulu Museum of Art beginning Friday.
O’Keeffe is best known for her colorful portrayals of flowers and the...
| Jun 9, 2013
Not long after walking into the newest exhibit at The Mariners' Museum, your eyes and feet will tell you that "Fragile Waters" is no ordinary collection of black-and-white pictures.
Even from far across the completely revamped space that was once the...
| Apr 26, 2013
| 4:30 PM
The photograph is almost famous: a shot by Kevin Winter of actress Jennifer Lawrence that caught her just as she stumbled on her way to receive an Oscar this year.
The small drawings hanging beneath are less familiar: delicate images by P.E. Sharpe of a...
| Oct 18, 2012
| 9:30 AM
Short Nights of the Shadow Catcher
The Epic Life and Immortal Photographs of Edward Curtis
Houghton Mifflin Harcourt: 384 pp., $28
Edward Curtis was given many names by the native peoples he...
| May 10, 2012
| 7:45 AM
ArtWorks Cooperative Gallery in the Lakewood Mall will host a reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday in conjunction with the art of Ruth Wegehaupt. Her works are featured at the gallery all month.
Refreshments will be served at the reception, and a door prize...