Our Favorite Links of Spring

Spring has sprung! Well…almost. The sun is shining and flowers are on the verge of  blooming, but it’s still a little chilly in New York City for our taste. Luckily, there are plenty of bright and bold things happening in the photography world right now: here are our favorites. Holi Color Bombing Celebrated by Hindus, Holi is a spring festival of colors: celebrated by throwing colored powders and drenching each […]

What We’re Loving This Week

Happy Friday–and happy March! We’re wrapping up our final preparations for WPPI (in case you missed it, we’ll be at booth #1569), and we fly out to Las Vegas next weekend. Forgive us (and our Facebook feed) if we’re a little wrapped up in WPPI […]

A Celebration of The Commons

In this age of DSLR’s, point-and-shoots and iPhones, it’s easier than ever to snap an image: of our breakfast, our view, our friends. Sometimes the sheer number of images can be overwhelming, but at its heart, those photos are a snapshot of our lifetime: an […]

Jeff Harris: 4,748 Self-Portraits and Counting

During a time of year when so many folks are starting 365 photo projects, we found this video of Jeff Harris’s unique self-portrait-a-day project particularly inspiring. Check it out. Jeff Harris: 4,748 Self-Portraits and Counting from We Know Music on Vimeo.

The “Life in a Day” Documentary

What would we see if thousands of people across the globe documented their lives in a single day, and a bold, visionary filmmaker took the footage (4,500 minutes worth!) and turned it into a 90-minute piece? “Life in a Day.” Directed by Oscar winner Kevin […]

Cinemagraph Challenge

Check out Gizmodo’s latest Shooting Challenge and create your very own cinemagraph. Photographers Jamie Beck and Kevin Burg (who recently hosted a giveaway for our new Brooklyn satchel) are masters, to say the least, of this awesome technique.  We thought you might like to learn how […]

The 25 Best Places to Photograph

Check out the gorgeous photos on Pop Photo’s list of The 25 Best Places to Photograph. If you could travel anywhere in the world to take photos, where would you go? (Photo credit: Alison Wright)

Get Inspired: Photo Magic From Matthew Albanese

Need a little inspiration to kick your creativity into high gear? Check out theinspiration.com. This cool blog features fresh finds in everything from advertising, architecture, and design to music, photography, and fashion. One of our favorite recent posts is the piece on the work of […]

New Documentary: Bill Cunningham New York

So, if you’ve been following this blog, you know that we’ve got a thing for street-style photography. While we’re not regular practitioners, we’re certainly admirers of photographers who get out there and capture fashion at its finest. That’s why we’re eager to check out “Bill […]

Swagger 360: Photographer Karl-Edwin Guerre

Street style photographer Karl-Edwin Guerre, and his blog – Swagger 360 – are the focus of this piece on style, fashion, and photography inspiration. Directed by Olivier Lalin. Swagger 360 interview with Karl Edwin Guerre during fashion week in Paris from olivierlalin on Vimeo.

A Visual Life: The Sartorialist

Check out this beautiful behind the scenes piece about street/fashion photographer Scott Schumann, also known as The Sartorialist. There’s so much to love about his work and his vision. The simplicity. The realness. The confidence that he exudes as a photographer.  Love it.

Making a Difference With Charitable Photography

Through the years I’ve learned that few things are more rewarding than using your time and your talents to help make a difference in someone else’s life. To bring a smile to someone’s face.  To help them relish life’s precious moments. One of the things […]

DSLR Video Keeps Improving: A Look at the D7000

Ok, this is not quite “hot off the press,” but it caught my attention and I thought it was definitely worth sharing for all of our photo (and video) enthusiast friends who haven’t seen it yet. Have you heard about the Nikon D7000? Whoa. For […]

Worn Magazine Rooftop Party

Worn Magazine, a new publication that focuses on style, photography, and the arts in Washington, DC, held an awesome rooftop fundraiser this past weekend for their fall 2010 edition. Here are a few photos from the event.  Visit their blog, which is an extension of […]

Lots of Good News!

It’s been an exciting week for ONA! We launched the site on June 3 and began filling orders for the Nevis right away. The response so far has been wonderful. And as much as I love looking at the bags, it feels so great to […]