Wednesday, September 29, 2010


If you have not heard this american life podcast stop what ever you are doing and do so right now, is beyond words, every single week I look forward to it. Also check out the show on netflix instant watch, is phenomenal.

Ira Glass talks about story telling.

Very interesting FILM

Filmmaker Marc Isaacs sets himself up in a London tower block lift. The residents come to trust him and reveal the things that matter to them creating a humorous and moving portrait of a vertical community.


More from ROBERT CAPA missing negatives....

'The Mexican Suitcase', a groundbreaking exhibition revealing the most famous group of recovered negatives of the twentieth century, will be on view at the International Center of Photography in New York from the 24th of next month until January the 9th, 2011.

Considered lost since 1939, the so-called Mexican Suitcase is in fact three boxes containing 4,500 negatives documenting the Spanish Civil War by Robert Capa, Chim (David Seymour), and Gerda Taro.


Monday, September 20, 2010

For Sale

Specifically made for NASA.

Robert Capa's Lost Negatives

"To the small group of photography experts aware of its existence, it was known simply as “the Mexican suitcase.” And in the pantheon of lost modern cultural treasures, it was surrounded by the same mythical aura as Hemingway’s early manuscripts, which vanished from a train station in 1922. The suitcase — actually three flimsy cardboard valises — contained thousands of negatives of pictures that Robert Capa, one of the pioneers of modern war photography, took during the Spanish Civil War before he fled Europe for America in 1939, leaving behind the contents of his Paris darkroom."

A new book coming out

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