Just a quick hello. The film version of FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHT continues to be screened at photo festivals, photography clubs, and schools. An ebook version has also been published... Read more
Wall Street Journal recommends
I was happy to see From Darkroom to Daylight recommended by the Wall Street Journal in their round-up "What to Give: Photography Books"
Also, I will be screening the film... Read more
I am happy to report that the film, FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHTis now being distributed in the academic & library world by Alexander Street Press. If you are a... Read more
Screening & Book events
It's been almost a year since I began touring the country (and Canada) screening the film From Darkroom to Daylightand sharing the book. The reception has been fabulous-- people... Read more
ONE OF THE 10 BEST PHOTOGRAPHY BOOKS OF SUMMER 2015
I hope you had good summers. I wanted to share some updates...FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHT was named “one of the 10 best photography books of the summer” by American... Read more
Publication Date- June 23, 2015
By now, everyone should have received their gifts for supporting From Darkroom to Daylight. Please let me know if you haven’t.
The book’s official publication date is this... Read more
Rewards in the mail
Copies of From Darkroom to Daylight, and other rewards are in the mail. Be on the lookout, and let me know what you think of the book (Also, let... Read more
The finished books are en route from the printer in China. I should have copies to send to my Kickstarter supporters by the end of March. Print rewards will also... Read more
Pub date & events
The official publication date of From Darkroom to Daylight is April 28. I will have copies sooner, and will begin delivering books and other rewards by next month.
Daylight Books... Read more
To the printer!
Yesterday, From Darkroom to Daylight was sent to the printer. Alan Trachtenberg the author of Reading American Photographs: Images as History, Mathew Brady to Walker Evans and other writings, and... Read more
Thank you all!
We are hard at work on the manuscript...looking forward to sharing the finished book with you all. Thanks for your faith and support!
Special thanks to photo conservators
Several of the backers of this project come from the field of photo conservation, which is the profession dedicated to the care and repair of photographs in museum, archive, and... Read more
American Photo Magazine
With 2 days to go, the online blog of American Photo magazine wrote a nice piece about the project.
We made it!
Thanks to everyone for supporting FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHT! We hit our goal and still have a few days to go. As you can see in the project description, I'm... Read more
Something About Queens
Of the 40 or so photographers I interviewed for FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHT, at least six of them were from Queens, NY. The book/film opens with my narration about becoming... Read more
Happy Birthday to the Inventor of the Digital Camera
Today (July 4th) is the birthday of Steven Sasson, who invented the first digital camera in 1975 while working as an electrical engineer at Kodak. The first camera was .01... Read more
Project of the Day!
Day Two of the campaign and we already have 30 backers! AND Kickstarter chose FROM DARKROOM TO DAYLIGHTas their "Project of the Day". I am so grateful for... Read more