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Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday October 7, 2016 | Media

Seniju | Flickr

“My education was the liberty I had to read indiscriminately and all the time, with my eyes hanging out.” ― Dylan Thomas **** How Cutting Costs Is Killing Camera Companies – DSLR Bodies How I Learned to Love Self Distribution – No Film School Eugene Richards and American Poverty – Interview Mag Restoring the Allure of the... More

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday September 30, 2016 | Media

Vincent Anderlucci | Flickr

“Not all readers are leaders, but all leaders are readers.” ― Harry Truman **** Documentary Photography from Francis Bacon to 9/11 – Guardian I Gave a Digital Camera to My 19-month Old – JonesMrJones Why Can’t Slim Aarons Get Any Respect? – Town and Country Photo Tips from WIRED’s Go-To Photographers – WIRED In the 1930s There Were Comics... More

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday September 23, 2016 | Media

Konstantin Pavlov | Flickr

“I don’t know what’s more tragic, knowing how to read and choosing not to, or not knowing how to read and refusing to learn.”― Patricia Goldbach **** The Opposite of a Muse – New Yorker The Camera Industry Has Stagnated – The Verge Photography As Performance – Voices of San Diego What We See When We... More

Great Weekend Reads in Photography & Filmmaking

Posted by on Friday August 19, 2016 | Media

Simon Cocks | Flickr

“Some people call reading an escape, but it’s not – it’s embracing the true reality of the best parts of who we are.” ― Sean Gibson **** How Natural Are Nature Documentaries?– The Verge Film’s Stunning Comeback – EuropeanCEO Through the Lens, North Korea Is a Sci-Fi Film Set – CNN What It’s Like to Photograph... More

500px’s New Splash Tool Finds Images Through Rough Sketches

Posted by on Thursday August 18, 2016 | Media, Social Media/Web

We’ve seen a flurry of technological innovation centered around image search, particularly in the form of artificial intelligence algorithms that can automatically tag images to make them more discoverable. After all, it’s no good to have a massive collection of digital assets if no one can find what they’re looking for. Now 500px is getting... More