photography

4:09pm

Mon May 26, 2014
Arts & Culture

Shake it . . . Memorial Day at 7pm

On Memorial Day, tune in for Shake it, a new documentary that takes a tender look at two modern photo technologies - Polaroid and digital photography - and the human and visual connections we make with them.

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2:21pm

Tue February 11, 2014
Arts & Culture

The Spot 2.13.14 After Photography & Harriet Quimby

Theory of Everything: "Artifacts (2 of 2)"  The unpredictable, unfolding implications of the transition from analog to digital photography -- and why we're all "animals of code" now.

The Memory Palace: "Harriet Quimby" Remembering a pioneering aviator.

The best in public radio podcasts, Thursday at 5:30pm.

5:44pm

Wed May 8, 2013
Arts & Culture

Reynaldo Cayetano documents Sixth Street

Reynaldo Cayetano

Between the Transbay Transit Tower on First and Mission streets, envisioned to be the west coast’s tallest building, and the emerging tech hub anchored by Twitter at 10th and Market Streets, the city is becoming shinier and newer. But almost exactly in between those highly publicized developments is the rough and gritty Sixth Street. Dotted with single room occupancy hotels, Sixth Street has a well-documented history of chronic poverty and crime. It’s also the neighborhood where photographer Rey Cayetano grew up.

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11:40am

Wed December 7, 2011
Book Talk 12/11

Annie Leibovitz

Alan talks with noted photographer Annie Leibovitz about her new book, Pilgrimage, which documents her journey to the homes and working places of figures influencial in her life.