The article is full of language that suggests it’s Mr. Krugman’s great privilege to work for these institutions for free
What ephemeral offers and that is extremely appealing to brands and advertising is it high level of engagement. Since the photo disappears forever after 10 seconds, you have to pay attention to it.
I’ve known Richard Kelly and Judy Herrmann for several years now through the ASMP and different panels and events I’ve been a part of, so when I heard from Richard that they were launching a new educational series for photographers I was intrigued. I think they are both excellent people, so I simply asked them to tell us all about it and you can decide if it’s something you want to check out.
Here’s what the @pdnonline folks are checking out this week on Instagram.
Social Media opened our eyes to the reality that there is a massive talent pool of photographers that have not chosen the path of going pros. They enjoy taking and sharing photos just for the pleasure while they go on paying for their lives with other, probably more lucrative, occupations.
“Every art form, every business, every person in this world who is on the grid to some extent is having their relationship with online media changing constantly,” he said. “In my opinion, Magnum is really thoughtfully grappling with and adjusting to the evolution of media in this age.”
During a 67-hour window leading up to its 67th annual general meeting, the collective will be selling 6″x6″prints published on the Magnum Photos Instagram feed. “Any image with the hashtag #AGMSquares will be available for purchase for $100,” says the agency.