Photographers Doug Gordon, Catherine Hall, Laurie Novak and Photoshelter’s Allen Murabayashi are among the speakers sharing their advice and business insights during PDN’s next Virtual Trade Show, taking place May 24 and 25. You can attend all these webinars for free. Just register in advance to get a password, then log in during the two-day virtual event. Registrants can also visit vendor showing off new products, answering questions and offering free samples — all from the comfort of your desktop.
Like other photographers who excel at shooting group portraits, celebrity photographer Christopher Patey says he owes much to the influence of legendary photographer Irving Penn. “He was one of the masters of composing group shots, and I find myself pulling references from him almost every time in a creative conversation with an editor about group... More ›
Photographer Jill Greenberg has launched an online directory in an effort to promote women photographers for advertising jobs, film and television key art, and magazine covers. Called Alreadymade, the platform serves as a resource for clients looking to hire experienced women photographers. To be included on the site, photographers have to have shot at least... More ›
South African photographer Sam Nzima, whose iconic photograph (right) from a Soweto uprising in 1976 helped turn world opinion against apartheid, died Saturday in Mpumalanga province, South Africa, according to press reports. He was 83. Nzima’s famous photograph showed a distraught 18-year-old named Mbuyisa Makhubo carrying the dead body of 13-year-old Hector Pieterson, a student... More ›