Monthly Archives: June 2011

What I Eat: 80 Food Portraits from Around the World

I came across the What I Eat project through Time.com‘s photo gallery. Photographer Peter Menzel worked with writer Faith D’Aluisio documenting portraits of individuals and the food they ate in one day, all around the world. Their book, What I … Continue reading

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Advertising Fashion

Ad campaigns for fashion brands can be quite interesting, and there is often a lot of intrigue even before they are revealed: who will be shooting?, who will be starring?, etc. They can even potentially create buzz and desire of … Continue reading

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Friday Photo Inspiration

Today’s inspiration post isn’t about just one photo, but quite a few. If you haven’t yet, you should definitely check out my new favorite Tumblr, Awesome People Hanging Out Together. Brilliant idea. Why didn’t I think of this. Anyway, it’s, … Continue reading

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Instant Photography

There’s always been something interesting about instant photography. That instantaneous excitement of seeing a finalized photo right before your eyes. Instant gratification = the world we live in today. A growing medium for some time now has been the instant … Continue reading

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How to Become More Photogenic

Lifehacker.com recently posted a piece about how to become more photogenic by learning how genuine facial expressions feel as opposed to how facial expressions look. It’s an interesting idea and could possibly work. It makes sense, right? I mean, I’m … Continue reading

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Life.com’s Photo Blog Awards

So, Life.com recently came out with their list of winners for the 2011 Photo Blog Awards.There are many photo blogs out there worthy of this and I definitely think they have some great picks. I’ve been a long time fan … Continue reading

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The Price of a Picture

In May, the most expensive purchase to date of a photograph was sold to art dealer Phillipe Segalot in an auction at Christie’s here in NYC. The photo, Cindy Sherman‘s “Untitled #96,” sold for $3.89 million. I wonder, what exactly … Continue reading

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Etsy Opening!

This has been some time in the making and was put off for a while, but I finally made the decision and officially opened my Etsy shop, BrandieRaaschPhoto, and have listed a few items! I will be selling prints of … Continue reading

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