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Update: Photojournalist Phil Moore Arrested in Burundi

Posted by on Friday January 29, 2016 | Media, Photojournalism

British photojournalist Phil Moore was arrested early Thursday morning in a police raid in Bujumbura, Burundi, according to reports. 17 other people, including Le Monde Africa bureu chief Jean Philippe Remy, were also detained in raids that swept through two neighborhoods in the capital. “The two foreigners were arrested in the company of armed criminals,”... More

Great Weekend Reads in Photography and Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday January 22, 2016 | Media

“Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.” – P.J. O’Rourke. The Blind Eye and the Vision Machine – Disphotic Why Do We Think It’s OK to Devalue Photographers? – Resource Magazine Images of Starving Children Can Still Shock Us into Action – The Guardian 10... More

Great Photography and Filmmaking Reads for Your Weekend

Posted by on Friday January 8, 2016 | Media

Oscar Wilde once noted that, “It is what you read when you don’t have to that determines what you will be when you can’t help it.” In that spirit, here are a few photography and filmmaking pieces we’ve picked out for your weekend reading pleasure. How I Made This New Year’s Eve Photo Go Viral... More

NYT Mag Hires Male Photographer for Sexism in Hollywood Cover Story

Posted by on Friday November 20, 2015 | Media

For a cover story this week by Maureen Dowd about how challenging it is for women to build a career in the male-dominated world of Hollywood, The New York Times Magazine needed portraits of 60 female directors, actors and executives. They hired a male photographer to shoot the portraits. To be sure, that photographer—Art Streiber—is... More

Details Magazine to Close After December Issue

Posted by on Wednesday November 18, 2015 | Media

Condé Nast will shutter Details, the men’s general interest magazine, after it releases the December issue, according to a Wall Street Journal report. Condé Nast president Bob Sauerberg, who will take over as CEO in January, 2015, told The Wall Street Journal “that at least 20% of the 60 staffers who work at Details will... More

Keeping Your Photo Business Profitable During the Holidays

Posted by on Wednesday October 28, 2015 | Business, Media

Sponsored by Zenfolio The holidays can be a stressful time when you may find yourself spending more money than you’re making. But if you’re a photographer, fear not! You can turn the holidays into a very profitable season. The experts at Zenfolio provide five easy ways to market your photography business during the holidays, because let’s face it:... More