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Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday March 24, 2017 | Media

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“Reading is a majority skill but a minority art.” ― Julian Barnes **** Ending Arts Funding Hurts Everyone – Newsweek Defund the National Endowment for the Arts, for Art’s Sake – NRO Defund the NEA? Here’s Who Would Feel It – The Atlantic Is Street Photography Killing Itself? – Photo Fundamentalist Can Hollywood Fight Back Against Netflix?... More

We’re Sorry to See You Go, American Photo and Popular Photography

Posted by on Tuesday March 7, 2017 | Media

We’re sad to report that American Photo and Popular Photography, two venerable publications for photographers and photo enthusiasts, have ceased publication. In an email sent to staff yesterday, Eric Zinczenko, chief executive officer at Bonnier, which has owned the magazine since 2009, cited “insurmountable losses in advertising and audience support” as the reasons for the... More

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday March 3, 2017 | Media

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“When someone reads, they are essentially admitting they want more, that the world is not enough for them. They want more knowledge, more experience. Whatever this life is, they want more of it.” ― Nicholas Browne **** Why Do You Suck at Social Media? Bots! – Andy Hutchinson Was World Press Photo Wrong? – The Guardian The Vision... More

California Sunday Magazine Wins National Magazine Award for Photography

Posted by on Wednesday February 8, 2017 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Media

The California Sunday Magazine received the 2017 National Magazine Award for Photography in a ceremony held Tuesday in New York City. Pacific Standard took home the award for Feature Photography, which honored “Adrift,” a story about the refugee crisis shot by Francesco Zizola aboard search-and-rescue boats in the Mediterranean Sea. In a citation, judges commended... More