Interview: Fashion Photographer, Chiun-Kai Shih; A Pep Talk from Photography’s Phantom Chunkalizer

Introduction: This month, I’m happy to have New York’s Chiun-Kai Shih as our featured artist.  When pressed to describe himself, the photographer, art director, editor, and TV personality doesn’t use any of those words, just one: “Chunky”.  His nickname and identity is consistent with a fun-loving, dedicated commercial artist.  He has a recognizably intense approach to color and is, by all accounts, a rising star in the world of fashion photography.... Read More

A Useful New E-mail Marketing Affiliate: Constant Contact

I’m grateful to the various sponsors who have made Photo Arts Monthly a possibility.   We’re fortunate to have a portfolio of advertisers and affiliate partners who all offer something of value to you, our dear readers.   Uniquely, all of our affiliate relationships began as trusted vendors for my studio.   Most of the banner ads you see around our pages are served by Google (though all the spaces are also for direct sale). Our newest affiliate, Constant Contact,... Read More