Finding inspiration in unexpected places is something photographer James Day does exceptionally well. A simple handkerchief picked up at Labour and Wait, for example, led him to experiment with the compositions created by folding the silk squares. Laying them against a complimentary background provided a healthy dose of contrast and whimsy. It just goes to show […]
Photographer James Day has wandered from his comfort zone in favor of elegant black and white portraits in his newest ongoing series, fittingly entitled Old Salt. “I find shooting personal work very fulfilling creatively and I think it is so important as it really feeds your commercial work and your creative soul. The hardest thing is […]
Sean Freeman and creative producer Eve Steben went above and beyond on their latest project: a gig poster for The National. They gathered a few friends and a whole lot of plaster to arrive at a finished product that combines elements of sculpture and typography. “For this special creative commission, with their music in mind, we […]
Still life photographer and chemistry buff, Marcel Christ, just released this intoxicating motion project mixing some of his greatest personal works to date. Marcel filmed as he photographed his powder explosions and paint clouds, resulting in an arresting piece of visual poetry.
In a new series of personal work titled, Micros, Marcel Christ set out to explore every day household products using a microscope and his digital camera back. Infinitely curious and fascinated by visuals that cannot be seen by the naked eye, here is the first installment of Marcel’s experimental three-part series.
For a new series of personal work, Dimitri Daniloff photographed Kundai Kenji Murapa, brand ambassador for New Balance South Africa and director of Sabotage Elite parkour. “The whole project came because I love Parkour not for the spectacular side of it but for the discipline, control and knowledge of yourself. The idea I like behind Parkour is that it’s not about going […]
As Levine/Leavitt’s newest intern and part-time design geek, I relished the opportunity to speak with Craig Redman of iconic design team Craig & Karl. We met in Craig’s Lower East Side studio space on a chilly February afternoon, surrounded by in-progress designs and fantastically colored knick-knacks that seemed to belong in their own quirky Craig […]
Come join us on Thursday, February 20th from 6-9pm for the opening and book launch of Brian Paumier’s series, Act of Faith at the Christopher Henry Gallery in New York City. “Act of Faith is a body of work that includes still photos, video, and mixed media installation, often repeating the same images in different […]
Danny Clinch is one of the select photographers showing work at the prestigious American Cool exhibit in Washington, D.C.’S National Portrait Gallery through September 7th, 2014. Hung among cool’s top contenders is Danny’s portrait below of Tom Waits from 2004 taken in Santa Rosa, CA. Congratulations Danny!
In one 10,000th of a second, Marcel Christ captures those poetic moments that divide control and chaos. In his latest series of personal work titled, Pario, he artfully engineers water and paint bringing to life moments invisible to our naked eye. In a constant search for the unexpected, Marcel has mastered the technical aspect of his […]
Peter Funch has just loaded his site up with over 60 new pieces from his personal series, Images of Dream and History. For the full update, visit www.peterfunch.com
Wishing you a very happy, healthy & peaceful holiday season from all of us here at L/L! Photograph by Markus Wendler
Splash specialist, Marcel Christ, recently released this new personal series which puts bright viscous paints to motion. Though Marcel is recognized as a still life photographer, there is nothing still his work; he shoots a broad scope of complex materials always resulting in a one-of-a-kind creation.
From a brand new body of work, here is a selection of mouthwatering type by Steve Wilson that experiments with palette and form. “My main goal with this series was to try and bring more dimension into my work which is something I have been concentrating on generally this year. I’ve used type and in particular […]
Each year, Danny pops up the Clinch tent at Bonnaroo and captures some of the festival’s most interesting faces; from members of the crowd to main stage performers. This is a special edit highlighting some of Danny’s favorite portraits from Bonnaroo 2013.
Pomme Chan has been busy in Bangkok this past fall as her very own Pomme-branded cafe, Caffe What If, has opened to the public. Everything from windows, to cushions, to tableware and upholstery, features her beautiful hand-drawn creations. How did Caffe What If come to be? What If is a lifestyle brand, and since food and […]
Specializing in photo-illustration, CGI imagery and typography, Toby & Pete joined the L/L roster back in September and we’d like to share one of our personal favorites. In this series titled Gold Ribbons, Toby & Pete accomplish intricate textures and forms along the reflective surface of the ribbons created in CGI.
“This selection from the archive is a special one. It was my first series shot after-dark six years ago using long exposures and was the starting point for many other personal and commercial nighttime projects which followed.” -Markus Wendler