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Photos Tell Harsh Tale Of Foreclosure Crisis

Photos Tell Harsh Tale Of Foreclosure Crisis | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Eleven months after Brandie Barbiere stopped paying the mortgage on her Milliken, Colo., home, her husband found out when he returned from work to see their possessions piled on the front lawn. As a sheriff's deputy supervised the Oct.
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Reuters photog who took ‘Texts from Hillary’ picture says viral meme was ‘a mystery to me’ | Poynter.

Reuters photog who took ‘Texts from Hillary’ picture says viral meme was ‘a mystery to me’ | Poynter. | Photography and society | Scoop.it

Reuters photographer Kevin Lamarque tells the story behind his now-famous photo of Hillary Clinton wearing sunglasses and checking her BlackBerry:

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Opinion: Why Instagram photos cheat the viewer - CNN.com

Opinion: Why Instagram photos cheat the viewer - CNN.com | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Hipstamatic and Instagram-style pictures are everywhere, including the news media, argues photographer Nick Stern.
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Photo Geeks Rejoice! 100+ Photography Resources, Inspirations and Services

Photo Geeks Rejoice! 100+ Photography Resources, Inspirations and Services | Photography and society | Scoop.it
If you're a regular reader of DailyTekk you've probably figured out that I love to create useful and comprehensive resources on a given subject and on this particular occasion I've focused my gaze ...
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How the Polaroid Stormed the Photographic World

How the Polaroid Stormed the Photographic World | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Edwin Land's camera, the SX-70, perfected the art of instant gratification...
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Freaky: PhotoBlog - Colorization of historical works, improvement or blasphemy?

Freaky: PhotoBlog - Colorization of historical works, improvement or blasphemy? | Photography and society | Scoop.it

 
When Swedish artist Sanna Dullaway colorized a series of historical works from the likes of Eddie Adams and Dorothea Lange her intent was not to re-create history or take credit for adding a new twist to these historical images.
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Washington Post raises eyebrows, questions with ‘composite’ photo on front page | Poynter.

Washington Post raises eyebrows, questions with ‘composite’ photo on front page | Poynter. | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Standing for journalism, strengthening democracy | Journalism training, media news & how to's...
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Naked models offer a body image reality check

Naked models offer a body image reality check | Photography and society | Scoop.it
A plus-size campaign stumbles but makes a crucial point on our crazy beauty standards...
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Two Takes: One Picture, Two Photographers | LightBox | TIME.com

Two Takes: One Picture, Two Photographers | LightBox | TIME.com | Photography and society | Scoop.it
The romantic notion is that photojournalists bare unique witness to the events of the world as they unfold around them.
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From North Korea, an Altered Procession

From North Korea, an Altered Procession | Photography and society | Scoop.it
A photograph distributed by North Korea's state news agency and transmitted to news organizations on Wednesday was altered using Photoshop.
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Photography In The Recession: Can An Image Authentically Represent An Era?

Photography In The Recession: Can An Image Authentically Represent An Era? | Photography and society | Scoop.it
This is the seventh in an occasional series examining the recession's impact on culture, The Recessionary Arts. Find out more about the series here.
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Thinking About the End of Film | Reel Culture

Thinking About the End of Film | Reel Culture | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Film is dying, according to several reports. Or maybe it isn't.
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Surreal 360 Degree Photos Based In Reality

Surreal 360 Degree Photos Based In Reality | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Randy Scott Slavin's photography is surrealism based in reality. His work portrays land and cityscapes in a 360 degree view, a perspective closer to that of the human eye than a 2D photograph, he says.
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Facebook buying Instagram for $1 billion in cash and stock

Facebook buying Instagram for $1 billion in cash and stock | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Facebook has agreed to buy the hugely popular photo-sharing app maker Instagram for about $1 billion in cash and stock in a blockbuster deal reverberating around Silicon Valley.
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U.S. Marine Kissing His Boyfriend: Homecoming Photo Goes Viral (PHOTO)

U.S. Marine Kissing His Boyfriend: Homecoming Photo Goes Viral (PHOTO) | Photography and society | Scoop.it
A homecoming photo of a U.S. Marine caught in a passionate lip-lock with his boyfriend has gone viral in the blogosphere after it was posted on Facebook.
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A Portrait of Chicago: Street Photographs by Magnum Photographer Alex Webb

A Portrait of Chicago: Street Photographs by Magnum Photographer Alex Webb | Photography and society | Scoop.it
Here's a photo essay that documents Magnum photographer Alex Webb's exploration of the streets of Chicago. In an interview with Leica, Webb states,

[...] I am not trying to convey messages. I take ...
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The Dawn of the Color Photograph: Albert Kahn’s Catalog of Humanity

The Dawn of the Color Photograph: Albert Kahn’s Catalog of Humanity | Photography and society | Scoop.it
How an early-twentieth-century French banker shaped your favorite Instagram filters.
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Magnum Contact Sheets | International Center of Photography

Magnum Contact Sheets | International Center of Photography | Photography and society | Scoop.it
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Clare Ray's curator insight, October 3, 2014 6:43 AM

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Dolce & Gabbana Photo Ban Sparks Protest

Dolce & Gabbana Photo Ban Sparks Protest | Photography and society | Scoop.it
A recent rally in Hong Kong wasn't about politics or democracy but the right to take photos in front of Dolce & Gabbana.
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Funniest Commercial Ever! Adobe Photoshop Makeup Parody

this was actually made by Jesse Rosten. Too funny!
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PATCO: Photographers Are Probably Not Terrorists

PATCO: Photographers Are Probably Not Terrorists | Photography and society | Scoop.it
At least, not according to the DRPA org's website.
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