Archive for the 'Great Architectural Photographers' Category

Checkout Mike Kelley’s Great Article At Fstoppers.com On Julius Shulman Images

October 15th, 2013

I’m a big fan of Julius Shulman! I done a bunch of posts about him in the past. For those of you that haven’t followed Julius Shulman, he is one of the best and most famous architectural photographers who died in 2009 at the age of 98. Mike Kelly posted an outstanding article today over […]

Who believed that The Camera is the Least Important Element in Photography

October 29th, 2012

Thanks to New York architectural photographer, Donna Dotan for reminding me that October 10 would have been Julius Shulman’s 102 birthday. Donna is a Julius Shulman fan, as am I. Here’s what she says about Shulman in her recent Fall newsletter. For those of you that don’t know Julius Shulman, he is probably the most talented and […]

Checkout Mike Kelly’s Architectural Photography Articles at Fstoppers.com

July 9th, 2012

Mike Kelly has a good series of articles over at fstoppers.com  with several original articles on architectural photography. I believe it’s important for real estate photographers to understand the difference between real estate photography and architectural photography. The difference is who you work for which in turn drives the level of quality and attention to detail […]

Interviews With 5 Successful US Architectural Photographers

December 23rd, 2011

Today dpreview.com posted a series of  interviews with five of the top architectural photographers in the US: Alan Blakely – blakelyphotography.com Chip Allen – chipallenphotography.com Kirk Gittings – gittingsphoto.com Scott Hargis – scotthargisphoto.com Treve Johnson – treve.com Apparently they will be interviewing other architectural photographers in the future.

Television Premiere of VISUAL ACOUSTICS May 24 on Sundance Channel

May 6th, 2010

The television premiere of VISUAL ACOUSTICS is May 24th at 8:30 p.m. on Sundance Channel. More information can be found HERE. Narrated by Dustin Hoffman, VISUAL ACOUSTICS celebrates the life and career of Julius Shulman, the world’s greatest architectural photographer, whose images brought modern architecture to the American mainstream. Shulman, who passed away last year, captured […]

Julius Shulman DVD Visual Acoustics To Be Released May 25

April 25th, 2010

Finally- The documentary film, Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman is set for release on May 25. Narrated by Dustin Hoffman, VISUAL ACOUSTICS celebrates the life and career of Julius Shulman, the world’s greatest architectural photographer, whose images brought modern architecture to the American mainstream. Shulman, who passed away last year, captured the work of nearly […]

More US Showings Announced For The Julius Shulman Film

January 3rd, 2010

I wanted to report that more showings of the Julius Shulman Film, Visual Acoustics, have been announced. The schedule has been updated through April 18, 2010. If you are not familiar with Julius Shulman, check out some of the previous posts that I’ve done on Shulman. Shulman, who died at 98 last July, was one […]

Upcoming Schedule for Julius Shulman Film

September 17th, 2009

VISUAL ACOUSTICS, the documentary film on Julius Shulman, is going to be distributed by Arthouse Films. The DVD release should come in late 2009 or early 2010. Julius Shulman, the Architectural photographer, who died in July at 98, is considered by most to be one of the greatest Architctural photographers. Here is a list of […]

Julius Shulman Dies at 98

July 16th, 2009

LA Times, July 16, 2009: Julius Shulman, whose luminous photographs of homes and buildings brought fame to a number of mid-20th century Modernist architects and made him a household name in the architectural world, died Wednesday night. He was 98. Shulman is considered by most to be one of the greatest Architectural photographers of our […]

Listen To NPR Story on Julius Shulman

March 26th, 2009

Thanks to Clark Dugger for pointing out that National Public Radio had a wonderful little piece on Morning Edition recently on Julius Shulman. You can listen to the whole story by just clicking on the “Listen now” link. I love the quote by Shondell Spiegel who hired Shulman to come shoot her home. She characterizes […]

Showings and DVD Release Announced for Shulman Film

March 12th, 2009

VISUAL ACOUSTICS, the documentary film on Julius Shulman, is slated for a 2009 summer-fall theatrical release by Arthouse Films.  The DVD release should come in late 2009 or early 2010.  Arthouse, which describes itself  as the place “where art and films collide,” is an independent production and distribution label specializing in films that showcase art […]

Spend An Evening With Julius Shulman

December 29th, 2008

Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman will be screened at the 2009 Palm Springs International Film Festival on the following dates: January 10 – Annenberg Theater at the Palm Springs Art Museum 4:00 PM January 12 – Annenberg Theater at the Palm Springs Art Mueeum 9:00 AM Tickets can be purchased here. For information […]

Visual Acoustics: The Modernism of Julius Shulman

October 31st, 2008

I did a post on the new Julius Shulman film by Eric Bricker back in July but I want to point it out again because the film is being shown a independent film festivals and the site promoting the film (www.juliusshulmanfilm.com ) has been expanded a lot since July. There is now a trailer of […]

Documentary film by Eric Bricker about Julius Shulman

July 22nd, 2008

Thanks to reader “mjdwilson” for passing along the link to this site on the Documentary film on 97 year old Julius Shulman. Shulman is considered by most the greatest Architectural photographer. Hopefully this film will be available soon on DVD. If you are interested in Shulman see the March post featuring PFRE reader David Palermo’s […]

David Palermo’s Recent Meeting With Julius Shulman

March 14th, 2008

Recently reader David Palermo had the opportunity to spend over an hour with one of the great architectural photographers, Julius Shulman at his LA home. With David’s permission I am reposting his description of his meeting with Shulman here just as David posted it on the PFRE flickr discussion group: