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A recent slew of situations resulting in catastrophic violence and death has led to a renewed debate as to what kinds of imagery media outlets should be expected to show, writes Fred Ritchin...
From: Time | By: Fred Ritchin | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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There is no perfect camera. So get that idea out of your head right now. Far better to think of any camera as a set of compromises. Size, speed, image quality, low-light performance, price, etc., can all be features—and they can all be liabilities.You...
From: Strobist | By: David Hobby | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Eurocopter's AS 550 Fennec and Bell Textron's 407 were competing for the Indian Army contract for 197 light helicopters to replace its aging fleet of Chetaks (Alouette II) and Cheetahs (Alouette III). Now the whole tender is being reissued, which may...
From: Defense Industry Daily | By: Joe Katzman | Monday, September 1, 2014
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In its advertising, GE usually sticks to one of two themes. There are the "cool technology stunt" ads ("Drop Science," "#SpringBreakIt") and the "human face of technology" ads ("Childlike Imagination," "Kumiko's First Ultrasound"). In both cases, you're...
From: AdWeek | By: Emma Bazilian | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Lauren Tilton is co-director, and Laura Wexler is Primary Investigator of Photogrammar, a Yale University project that has organized and mapped photographs taken for the Farm Security Administration and Office of War Information from 1935 to 1946.
From: NPR | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Traditional fashion schools are in the business of producing the runway stars of tomorrow. Top-ranking education centres such as Central Saint Martins (CSM) in London, Parsons The New School for Design in New York and the Royal Academy of Fine Arts in...
From: Wallpaper Magazine | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Humans of Palestine aims at restoring the humanity often stripped away when Palestinians are reduced to calculative deaths, forgettable names, and mutilated bodies, rather than people with stories and dreams.
From: Global Voices | By: Joey Ayoub | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Curated by Mikko Takkunen, a collection of the most interesting photojournalism and documentary photography from across the web....
From: Time | By: Mikko Takkunen | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Are camera phone-equipped amateurs to blame for professional photographers' financial woes? A new exhibition, now on show at the Visa pour l'Image photojournalism festival, aims to bring a definite answer to the question....
From: Time | By: Olivier Laurent | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Filmmaker Steven Soderbergh has tweeted a shot of a clapperboard announcing the start of production on "Magic Mike XXL," the upcoming sequel to his stripper hit of 2012. Gregory Jacobs takes over as director on the new film, with Soderbergh now serving...
From: Dark Horizons | By: Dark Horizons | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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It's September! Can you believe it?! My little kindergartner Baby E is officially 'school age', though we are homeschooling for now and enjoying this fun age with our children. We got very excited when the Pimsleur French course arrived at our doorstep,...
From: Eco Babyz | By: Anastasia B | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Olympus is positioning the newly announced PEN E-PL7 as a step-up camera for smartphone photographers. And true to that billing, it has a 180-degree flip-down touchscreen for framing and shooting selfies....
From: Wired | By: Tim Moynihan | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Your stomach will drop just looking at the stunning photos captured by some of the world’s most daring urban explorers, who scale insanely high towers ......
From: WebUrbanist | By: Steph | Monday, September 1, 2014
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If you're still reading this and haven't already clicked to see more of the fabulous red dress, dapper white suit, and DRAGON HEADPIECE, there's more to see in this white-knight-marries-a-lovely-dragon wedding. We're talking handmade dragon wings, light-up...
From: Offbeat Bride | By: Offbeat Editors | Monday, September 1, 2014
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For photographer Emily Blincoe, there's beauty in precise organization. Blincoe's love of simplicity is evident in her series "Arrangements," an ode to color, shape and impeccable prop styling. Blincoe has an eye for beautiful groupings, whether she's...
From: Mashable | By: Laura Vitto | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Beautiful, unsettling pictures.What could go wrong?...
From: Ann Althouse | By: Ann Althouse | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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More than 35 artists and designers in 3 renovated mill buildings in the Armory Arts District in Pawtucket, RI will open their studios to visitors from 10 am to 4 pm on September 20 and 21, 2013. Visitors will see a wide array of artwork including paintings,...
From: My Backyard News | By: editor | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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On a cross country road trip, selfies just won’t cut it. Is that the Lincoln Memorial or Lady Liberty behind you? So, we’ve packed our shop with camccessories to take on your next trip: a comfy strap, our favorite tripod ever and a bright ring light....
From: Photojojo | By: Britta | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Featuring large-format photographs of skaters in Venice Beach and Manhattan Beach, Palm Angels is the definitive book on the Los Angeles skateboarding scene, capturing the style and street culture of the world’s most elite communities of…Francesco...
From: High Snobiety | By: Brian Farmer | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Should 101 celebrities like Jennifer Lawrence have "known better"? When a hacker steals their private, encrypted photos and distributes them online, fault should be easy to assign. The victims did nothing wrong here, so why do people even discuss this...
From: Psychology Today | By: Travis Langley, Ph.D. | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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My favorite food magazine is Lucky Peach, always a fascinating collection of well-written and intriguing articles about all things food. Each issue generally has a special theme, and if you love seafood, then you need to check out their latest issue,...
From: The Passionate Foodie | By: Richard Auffrey | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Ranging from staged portraiture and classic documentary to impromptu snapshots of daily life around the globe, The World Atlas of Street Photography includes the work of more than 100 contemporary photographers Continue reading......
From: The Guardian | By: Guardian Staff | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Kathleen Kent, former copy chief of Martha Stewart Living, shares her experiences at a food styling and photography workshop in southwestern France. Enjoy this revisit. Last winter, while [&hellip...
From: The Martha Blog | By: Martha Stewart | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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So I recently went and had an eye exam for the first time probably since i started doing photography on a serious kind of level. It was free and I had an hour to kill. In the past my eyesight has always been excellent, above average and i was better...
From: Photography Stack Exchange | By: NULLZ | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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There’s an art to taking a good panoramic photo, and a proper technique for every type of smartphone that will help ensure you end up with a clean panorama pic.However, even with the best software and newest smartphone sometimes things can go horribly...
From: Neatorama | By: Zeon Santos | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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Images like this really hit home what an unusual perspective the astronauts aboard the International Space Station have on our planet. Astronaut Reid Wiseman tweeted this "favorite view" of cloud shadows streaking across the Earth.Read more......
From: Io9 | By: Lauren Davis | Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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It's always a pinch-me thrill when Peacock Pavilions is chosen as a Marrakech shoot location for a magazine. We were ridiculously excited this past year when Swedish lifestyle magazine, Femina, selected our place as their feature shoot location for all......
From: My Marrakesh | By: Maryam | Monday, September 1, 2014
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In Tokyo, just like everywhere else in the world, there’s little that beats the simple pleasure of some good food with friends or family. A feeling that is clearly reflected here.
From: Tokyo Times | By: Lee | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Located directly in the heart of Europe, the countries of Slovakia, the Czech Republic and Austria have been embroiled in some of the most pivotal moments in history. From the advent of Slavic Catholicism and the rise of the Hapsburg Empire to the start...
From: Io9 | By: George Dvorsky | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The hardest part about gaining a photo pass for a large gig is in needing a strong portfolio of concert photos – getting a portfolio of works together when you can’t get access to shows makes things quite tricky. This article will explore how to...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Will Barnes | Monday, September 1, 2014
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The Urban Oil Fields of Los Angeles....
From: MetaFilter | By: Combustible Edison Lighthouse | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Uma Thurman looks radiant in red on the red carpet at the Chopard & Vanity Fair presents Backstage At Cinecitta exhibition held during the 2014 Venice Film Festival at Cipriani Hotel on Sunday (August 31) in Venice, Italy. The 44-year-old actress...
From: Just Jared | By: Just Jared | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Joby's GorillaPod, the tripod that goes anywhere, is a nifty accessory to stabilize your camera. You could even make your own for cheap . Well, now you can attach magnets to it so it can stick to metallic surfaces, all for $5.Read more......
From: Lifehacker | By: Mihir Patkar | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Photograph by Dan Stodola. Photography contest, Honorable Mention. Canis lupus baileyi – Mexican wolf, Brookfield Zoo, Illinois....
From: Panda's Thumb | By: Matt Young | Monday, September 1, 2014
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After sundown, a completely different world comes to life.  Photographer Traer Scott writes that her journey into darkness started with moths, "the mysterious, moonlit cousins of the perky, sunny butterfly--flitting wildly and ever frantically near...
From: Popular Science | By: Sarah Fecht | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Francesca Woodman killed herself when she was only 22. Here her father describes the lasting allure of her photographs...
From: Telegraph | By: George Woodman | Monday, September 1, 2014
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PHOTOGRAPHY IS NOT A CRIME: NYPD issues "stern" memo reminding officers that they can't simply arrest people for photographing cops. Of course in a culture, such as that of the New York Police Department, where lawless behavior by officers is treated...
From: Popehat | By: Patrick Non-White | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Photography: Phil Dunlop Styling: Coline Bach Makeup: Kristina Ralph Hair: Sarah Jo Palmer Set Design: Stephanie Kevers Casting: Niclas Heikkinen Model: Taya Ermoshkina
From: Fashion Copious | By: John | Monday, September 1, 2014
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​Each day during the U.S. Open, we'll feature Anita Aguilar's photography, captioned by Steve Tignor. For more photo galleries, click here. David Ferrer was stretched to the limit, and beyond, in his four-set loss to Gilles Simon.  Few of us had...
From: Tennis.com | Monday, September 1, 2014
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There is no doubt that travel photography is an incredibly rewarding profession because you have an opportunity to tell stories through your own pictures. But it is also one of the most challenging genres to master. Besides having to be able to photograph...
From: Digital Photography School | By: Kav Dadfar | Monday, September 1, 2014
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David Moretti has been Creative Director of Wired Italia since its launch in 2009. Using the US edition as a starting point, David has given the Italian edition its own unique character using all the tools available to the editorial designer to produce...
From: Mag Culture | By: jeremy | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Sony's really rather great Rx10 just got better: it now only costs $1,000 (down by $300), and a firmware update means it shoots shoot super high-quality XAVC-S video, too.Read more......
From: Gizmodo | By: Jamie Condliffe | Monday, September 1, 2014
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From: AnOther | By: Tish Wrigley | Monday, September 1, 2014
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One of the four covers for AnOther Magazine A/W14 Photography by Alasdair McLellan, Styling by Alister MackieThere can never be enough Kate Moss. Everywhere she goes, she is engulfed in a clamour of noise, questions and demands. People want to see everything,...
From: AnOther | By: Editorial assistant | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Oktoberfest in Munich and Beethovenfest in Bonn are just some of the major parties in Germany this September. There's also plenty for fans of photography, literature and theater in this list of tips compiled by DW.
From: Deutsche Welle | Monday, September 1, 2014
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A gurning matador, a posing poodle and Japanese superhero Chibatman...
From: Telegraph | By: Telegraph Staff | Monday, September 1, 2014
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Concert photography isn't easy. While portrait and landscape photographers have the luxury of time and stable conditions, concert photographers must do their work in three-song segments, boxin...
From: Phoenix New Times | By: David Accomazzo | Monday, September 1, 2014
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For someone who is just about capable of wearing similar socks, this fella’s impeccably matched and colour coordinated outfit was nothing short of a meticulously planned marvel.
From: Tokyo Times | By: Lee | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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The best of British wildlife photography in 2014...
From: Telegraph | By: Telegraph Staff | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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If you want to torch calories and tone your tush, running is one of the most effective forms of exercise. The problem is, it leaves your upper body and core high and dry, and if you forget to stretch, you're left with tight, tense muscles that could...
From: FitSugar | By: Jenny-Sugar | Sunday, August 31, 2014
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