Edwin S. Shneidman, professor emeritus of thanatology, the study of the phenomena of death, died May 15 at his home in West Los Angeles. He was 91.
Last week,the opening of the Cartier Bresson exhibition at the Musuem of Modern Art made me begin to think about marrying the power of still photography to the immediacy of video.Â
Today, courtesy of Ken Kobre and his excellent site, I am introduced to the work of Liz O. Baylen, a photojournalist with The Los Angeles Times.
Baylen works with stil