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Notes. April 26, 2014 By Robert Hariman — If the National Geographic photos are aimed at social reform, they document something else as well: the shift in modernism from a utopian to a dystopian trajectory.

Notes

Continue Reading By Michael Shaw — I'm entranced, too, but I'm wondering why architectural photographer, Mike Kelley's beautiful and meticulous LAX photoshop image, "Wake Turbulence," went viral. Continue Reading April 25, 2014 By Michael Shaw — The potential existence of an elite class in Gaza – as much as America worships wealth and the demonstration of it – makes the Gazans not only look more normative and less like "the other.

" Continue Reading April 24, 2014 By Michael Shaw — How fitting what might be the first social media mass demonstration is playing out on truly communal real estate. Continue Reading. The Picture Show. New York Times Photojournalism - Photography, Video and Visual Journalism Archives - Lens Blog. Pictory Blog. The Sartorialist. LightBox - From the photo editors of TIME. Whats the jackanory ? — another fine hetherington™ product quality guaranteed. 500 Photographers. Photojojo! AMERICAN SUBURB X.

PDN Photo of the Day. Prison Photography. Joe McNally’s Blog. We celebrated Earth Day this past week.

Joe McNally’s Blog

This observance has been around for a while now, and back in the 70′s I was occasionally assigned to cover some of the events. I shot the above for UPI one year, at an Earth Day observance at the UN. I recall it being the usual, uh, cluster….k, in NY press terminology, with all the papers, the wires, and the TV folks angling for angles and exclusives. I was working for the formidable drill instructor of editors, Larry DeSantis, or LD, as we called him, who told me in no uncertain terms to get the muckety-mucks. In color. This past week on the Charles Bridge in Prague, I touched this image, below the statue of St. The folks at Lastolite are pretty cool, especially their chief designer, Gary Astill. Dancer by a window, Havana…… Nikon DF camera, 1/25th sec; f4; ISO 400; 24-120mm lens. Cuban Cowboy, by a farmhouse window….Nikon DF camera; 1/50th sec; f3.5; ISO 100; 28mm f1.4 lens. Heading to St. A Photo Editor — Former Photography Director Rob Haggart.

In Focus. The 26th annual National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest is under way, and entries will be accepted for another six weeks, until June 30, 2014.

In Focus

First prize winner will receive an 8-day Alaskan expedition for two. National Geographic was once more kind enough to allow me to share some of the early entries with you here, gathered from four categories: Travel Portraits, Outdoor Scenes, Sense of Place, and Spontaneous Moments. Photos and captions by the photographers. [30 photos] Choose: Mirror Wave. View Gallery In 1990, construction began on the Centro Financiero Confinanzas, a huge high-rise office complex in Caracas, Venezuela.

Gabriel Rivas, 30, lifts weights on a balcony on the 28th floor of the 45-story "Tower of David" skyscraper in Caracas, Venezuela, on February 9, 2014. View Gallery Rockets fly over bell tower of Agios Markos church during Greek Orthodox Easter celebrations on the eastern Aegean island of Chios on April 26, 2008. View Gallery View Gallery View Gallery View Gallery. Burn magazine.

Conscientious. Articles Contemporary Photographers Diane Meyer May 6, 2013 – According to the artist, Diane Meyer’s Time Spent That Might Otherwise Be Forgotten “is based on photographs taken at various points in my life and arranged by location.

Conscientious

Sections of the images have been obscured through a layer of embroidered pixels sewn directly into the photograph. aCurator. Travel photography, Fashion photography, Documentary photography, Editorial photography, and Portrait Photographers: Feature Shoot.