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The Only Game in Town: Interviewing Chicago Community Darkroom

The Only Game in Town: Interviewing Chicago Community Darkroom
The invention of the camera gave the world the ability to capture a single moment and preserve it on film.  No longer would people have to rely on paintings or their own murky memories to recall the past.  In a photograph one could peer into yesterday just as it was then.  With photography  one could effectively stop time.  So how ironic is it that film, this original vehicle of permanence, has... 

On Images and Icons: An Interview With Acclaimed Photographer Steve Schapiro

On Images and Icons: An Interview With Acclaimed Photographer Steve Schapiro
Steve Schapiro, DeNiro Contact Sheet, 1975. (Photo Credit: Steve Schapiro). Steve Schapiro’s impressive photographic career has spanned five decades. After studying under photojournalist W. Eugene Smith, Schapiro became a photographer for Life magazine in the early 1960′s, documenting such historical moments as the Selma to Montgomery March, Robert Kennedy’s presidential campaign,... 
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