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FREE Travel Photography Video Tutorial

Posted by on Tuesday October 7, 2014 | Video

If you missed Pulitzer-prize winning photographer Brian Smith’s live presentation on travel photography at B&H Photo in New York City last month, you can now see it online for free. Brought to you by Sony, this inspiring and educational one-hour video is filled with stunning images, practical tips and technical advice to help you capture... More

On Board with Duggal—PDN attends The Summer Duggal Gatsby Party

Posted by on Tuesday July 29, 2014 | Events

As a media partner, PDN was present at The Summer Gatsby Party thrown by Duggal Visual Solutions on June 26, along with staff from our sister publication Rangefinder. Clients, partners and friends of the Duggal brand were treated to four hours aboard a yacht circling New York City. The Great Gatsby-themed soiree asked attendees to... More

Photolucida: Portfolio Reviews From the Photographer’s Side of the Table

Posted by on Thursday May 16, 2013 | Business, Events, Fine Art, Uncategorized

By Eliza Lamb As a photographer I find that portfolio reviews are the perfect combination of exhaustion and exhilaration, community and competition, motivation and humility. After I returned from a whirlwind four days in Portland, Oregon at Photolucida I was still coming off the high of it all. I found myself trying to integrate the... More

A Tribute to David Goldblatt, ICP’s 2013 Lifetime Achievement Honoree

Posted by on Tuesday April 30, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Fine Art, Photojournalism

Imagine photographs by Robert Frank and Henri Cartier-Bresson.  Wait a moment, then imagine some more by Diane Arbus and others by Sebastian Salgado.  Good.  Being the sort of person who reads this blog, you probably just conjured a dozen or more vividly remembered images in your mind’s eye. Now imagine a photograph by David Goldblatt. ... More