Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday April 28, 2017 | Media

Enrique Barreiro | 500 PX CC

“To translate knowledge and information into experience: that seems to be the function of literature and art.”
Joseph Campbell


10 Artists Taking Photography In New Directions – Artnet

Why Instagram Is Becoming the Next Facebook – NY Times

Inside the Head of a Fine Art PhotographerKen Weingart

Why Laura Poitras Is Always Stopped at Airports – AP

How VR Is Creating New Production Jobs – Variety

My Camera Died on a Shoot, So I Used My PhoneVSCO

What It Takes to Be a Good Street PhotographerStreet Bounty

Documentaries Have Never Been More Profitable – IndieWire

PDN’s 30 on Building a Career & Maintaining Hope – PDN

In This Film, David Hasselhoff’s Lines Were Written by AIARS Tech

The Next Frontier for Virtual Reality? Artificial Intelligence Hollywood Reporter

From Painting to Photography Resource Travel

This 19-Year-Old Is Killing It – Rangefinder

Jonathan Demme Was an Indie Filmmaker at Heart – Sky

ICYMI: The Mighty Irving Penn | Cartier-Bression in India

New Gear: A Medium Format Drone | Canon’s New (New) 5D Mark IV



Nature documentaries often take some liberties with reality, blurring the line between what we think of as a straightforward “documentary” and a cinematic presentation of the natural world. In this video, Simon Cade unpacks the truth and the artifice in nature documentaries.