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Seville | Henri Cartier-Bresson

Seville | Henri Cartier-Bresson | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
In 1932, Henri Cartier-Bresson set out on a tour of Southern Europe and the Maghreb; this journey with his 35 mm Leica was to be his formative tour that set out the rules of the art for not only the 25-year old photographer but also for a century...

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What photographers can lear from 80 year old photographs

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The Pornofication of the Female Pop Star

The Pornofication of the Female Pop Star | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Miley Cyrus photographer by Terry Richardson
Singer Sinead O’Connor has written an open letter to fellow singer Miley Cyrus warning her not to be exploited by the music business.

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Sex sells bad music

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Photojournalists on Instagram: a more inclusive list

Photojournalists on Instagram: a more inclusive list | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Photojournalists are using Instagram as part of their professional practice. But too often lists of people to follow lack diversity.
The post Photojournalists on Instagram: a more inclusive list appeared first on David Campbell.

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I just started there too, Bad idea?

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Rumor: Canon May Replace the 50mm f/1.4 with a High-End 50mm f/1.8 @ Weeder

Rumor: Canon May Replace the 50mm f/1.4 with a High-End 50mm f/1.8 http://t.co/4aSTc8JKzQ #photography #arts
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A Hard Softness: Julia Margaret Cameron and Afterimage

A Hard Softness: Julia Margaret Cameron and Afterimage | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
The new Julia Margaret Cameron show at the Metropolitan Museum is everything Cameron herself was not: small, orderly, and understated. Yet it’s far from being a trifle.

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I Love Cameron

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People Photography Photo Critique – Out in the Street. Matera, Italy.

People Photography Photo Critique – Out in the Street. Matera, Italy. | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Photo Critique by Sander de Wilde Title: Out in the Street. Matera, Italy. by Claudio Sinibaldi Rating: 8.6/10 Dear Claudio, I love your image. This serious boy sitting and thinking, the curtain, the feet of a mother?
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I just commented this beautiful shot on Gurushots.

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Photojournalism teacher brings photos to life - The Advocate

Photojournalism teacher brings photos to life - The Advocate | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
The Advocate Photojournalism teacher brings photos to life The Advocate “I couldn't imagine doing something if you really don't enjoy it,” said Christopher Onstott, MHCC's new photojournalism teacher, who hopes to foster an environment where...
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Growing Your Portrait Photography Business, Part II | PhotoShelter

Growing Your Portrait Photography Business, Part II | PhotoShelter | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Learn how to grow a photography business based on families, kids & senior portraits (Growing Your Portrait Photography bizz free book http://t.co/k3hkJ6oxVX)...
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10 Lessons Andre Kertesz Has Taught Me About Street Photography

10 Lessons Andre Kertesz Has Taught Me About Street Photography | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
© Estate of André Kertész All photos copyrighted by the estate of Andre Kertesz. Also many thanks to Michael Meinhardt for helping me edit this text.  Andre Kertesz is one of the greatest photographers who ever lived.
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Eric Kim has a nice blog on street photography and I grew up with Kertesz too!-)

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Fashion’s Latest Muse? Instagram

Fashion’s Latest Muse? Instagram | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Designers are using Instagram to get into the heads of their fans, and vice versa.

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So I will have to put an Instagram filter on top of all my photography now? 

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Mario Pires's comment, September 16, 2013 6:48 AM
Many are doing it, i only do it on the ones that go to my Instagram account. The fashion industry will do anything for getting into the minds of consumers, this is just a new unmediated way to do it.
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During Dark Times, a Darkroom on the Front Lines

During Dark Times, a Darkroom on the Front Lines | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
A conscientious objector during World War II turned the ambulance he drove on the front lines into a darkroom, photographing whenever he could and keeping his images in a fruitcake tin, mostly unseen until now.
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A fascinating map of the world's happiest and least happy countries

A fascinating map of the world's happiest and least happy countries | a photographer's life | Scoop.it

Washington Post (blog) A fascinating map of the world's happiest and least happy countries Washington Post (blog) But while there's obvious value in understanding aggregate happiness — it contributes, after all, to things like health and economic metrics.


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Unlock Art: Frank Skinner on Performance Art

Unlock Art: Frank Skinner on Performance Art | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Comedian and art enthusiast Frank Skinner explores performance art and its origins; from dada and surrealism through to Yoko Ono and Joseph Beuys. Unlock Art...
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And now for some art talk

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The Type Who Takes Her Time

The Type Who Takes Her Time | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Melissa Cacciola makes modern-day tintypes that marry attention to detail with a nod to history.

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Margaret Waage's comment, October 2, 2013 3:05 PM
Love the tonality in the images and the connection between subject and photographer. Perhaps long exposures give everyone pause to be in the moment.
Mario Pires's comment, October 2, 2013 3:17 PM
I love the tintype look, i have used a iOs app that tries to give you the aesthetic and i've been very pleased with the results.
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Ludmila Steckelberg - The Absence of All Colors | LensCulture

Ludmila Steckelberg - The Absence of All Colors | LensCulture | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Brazilian artist Ludmila Steckelberg doctored the photos in her collective family albums by removing the images of her relatives who died, leaving black silhouettes where the dead had once been alive...

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Like this 

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Crowdfunding platform Emphas.is goes insolvent amid internal conflicts - British Journal of Photography

Crowdfunding platform Emphas.is goes insolvent amid internal conflicts - British Journal of Photography | a photographer's life | Scoop.it

A bold experiment to bring new capital in photojournalism has ended in failure and legal imbroglio when Emphas.is, a crowdfunding platform launched in 2011, went insolvent this summer after having accumulated more than €300,000 in debts. Olivier Laurent finds out what went wrong.


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Photojournalism in rough weather

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Apple's Jony Ive designs a Leica camera you will never own

Apple's Jony Ive designs a Leica camera you will never own | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
The one-of-a-kind Leica, designed by Ive and designer Marc Newton, will be auctioned to raise money for Product (RED)
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Back to the fifties

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Firemen put city on fire - Images | photographer in Brussels | Belgium | S. de Wilde

Firemen put city on fire - Images | photographer in Brussels | Belgium | S. de Wilde | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Brussels 2013 7th october. Firemen in Brussels occupied the streets of Brussels and made fire. They protest agains future cuts, and want to talk to prime minister di Rupo and vice prime minister Reynders.
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Brussels set on fire by firemen!  protesting due to future cuts

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Dark T-Shirt> Photographer's gifts Store

Dark T-Shirt> Photographer's gifts Store | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Dark T-Shirt (Photo session in progress #cafepress #photography #canon #nikon #photographer http://t.co/Jf21ENV5ZU
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Shoud wear this all day

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680408264 photographer: Two girls feeding pigeons. kerala India

680408264 photographer: Two girls feeding pigeons. kerala India | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Two girls feeding pigeons.
kerala India (Photo: Two girls feeding pigeons. kerala India http://t.co/DLZZweWv14)
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Gurushots photography Critique of the Week

Gurushots photography Critique of the Week | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
building ego with paid critiques for photographers (Gurushots photography Critique of the Week http://t.co/9T7AWp79Mz)
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Review: Deeds Not Words at The Photographer's Gallery

Review: Deeds Not Words at The Photographer's Gallery | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
Many photographers of a documentary or journalistic bent profess to wanting to change the world with their pictures. Relatively few really seem able to do this in practice. Often once the photograp...
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Magazine Photo : le plus grand concours du monde ! - Liste Rouge - Actualités UPP - Union des Photographes Professionnels

Magazine Photo : le plus grand concours du monde ! - Liste Rouge - Actualités UPP - Union des Photographes Professionnels | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
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A photocontest organised by famous Magazine Photo accused of abuse of photographer's rights, reselling pictures commercially.

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Photojournalism MA Degree Show 2013 - Moving, Still | Daylight

Photojournalism MA Degree Show 2013 - Moving, Still | Daylight | a photographer's life | Scoop.it
The Photojournalism MA Degree Show Moving, Still will be opening at Ambika P3 Gallery in London. Moving, Still will open to the public on September 11, 2013 from 11am to 6pm. The show will be on view until September ...
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