Photo documentary is a discipline in photography that tells stories about a place or an issue by observing and photographing people in their environment. In the past few years, I have been lucky enough to shoot photo-documentary images for several geographic magazines and the marketing departments of Panasonic, Sony and Nikon. On these assignments I often get to travel to places that are completely new to me. As budgets across the industry have dropped in the last few years, my visits are often very short and my job is to quickly find images that portray the spirit of each destination. Photo documentary is arguably one of the most challenging branches of people photography. Introduction to Documentary-style People Photography
100 Best RSS Feeds to Follow Science News If you are a busy college student who wants a way to keep up with all the latest science news, but also need to find a balance with all your school work and other commitments, or have an interest in science careers, then following RSS feeds is a great way to customize and streamline the process. Find feeds that touch on everything from space exploration to sustainability to evolution in this awesome list. Sign up for these informative RSS feeds and you will never miss another science news story again.
ThinkUp Archives and Analyzes Your Social Media Life The software I've been building for the past two years, ThinkUp, left beta today. Download ThinkUp 1.0 to install on your web server, or launch ThinkUp on Amazon EC2 in under 60 seconds. Here's a rundown of what ThinkUp is, what it does, and why it's important. ThinkUp Archives and Analyzes Your Social Media Life
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