Tuesday, April 1, 2014

Finding Vivian Maier

A Documentary of this Canadian street photographer who privately captured some of the most captivating images of the 20th century is opening in Canada this week with a US opening soon. Maier never showed her work during her life but her work has been meticulously documented by documentary filmmaker John Maloof. She will be considered one of the greats in the mold of Cartier-Bresson. You can do a google search of her images to get a taste of her extraordinary work., you can also listen to this podcast from the CBC. the story about the documentary is the last one on the podcast but the entire "As it Happens" episode is worth listening to.

As it Happens



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Skunk Cabbage - Sweet as Spring

My first trip into the woods after snowmelt this Spring was at that moment when only the Skunk Cabbage had pushed its way toward the light....