Copyright Troll Richard Liebowitz May Have Cost His Client A Ton Of Money, And Set An Expensive Precedent For Copyright Trolls | Techdirt

Copyright Troll Richard Liebowitz May Have Cost His Client A Ton Of Money, And Set An Expensive Precedent For Copyright Trolls | Techdirt Translated: If Mango/Liebowitz’s final judgment is less favorable than the ~$1,000 Democracy Now! offered under Rule 68, then Mango is on the hook for all of Democracy Now’s legal fees incurred after […]

What Is Objectivity in Photojournalism? – Artsy

What Is Objectivity in Photojournalism? – Artsy The code of ethics outlined by the National Press Photographers Association (NPPA) instructs photojournalists to “recognize and work to avoid presenting one’s own biases in the work” and to “resist being manipulated by staged photo opportunities.” But in today’s social media–oriented political landscape, where entire personalities are staged, […]

Constable: With 6,000 photos on slide film, old-school Des Plaines photographer masters time

Constable: With 6,000 photos on slide film, old-school Des Plaines photographer masters time “That doesn’t seem like it’s fair,” says Jim Stube, an 85-year-old retired airline pilot and amateur photographer. Stube has every one of the 6,000 images he has photographed on slide film during his life. Piles of transparencies framed in their distinctive white […]

Announcing the Winners of the 2019 PhotoBook Awards

Announcing the Winners of the 2019 PhotoBook Awards Paris Photo and Aperture Foundation are pleased to announce the winners of the 2019 edition of the Paris Photo–Aperture Foundation PhotoBook Awards, celebrating the photobook’s contribution to the evolving narrative of photography. “At Paris Photo, the photobook is thriving, and in the eight years that we have […]

Turjoy Chowdhury – Genocide ’71- A Memory Map « burn magazine

Turjoy Chowdhury – Genocide ’71- A Memory Map « burn magazine Though still unrecognised internationally as genocide, many researchers have studied and different studies have mentioned different numbers of people killed in 1971 by the Pakistani Military with their collaborators. The government of Bangladesh puts the number at 3 million. 200,000 to 400,000 women were […]

What is a Feminist Photobook?

What is a Feminist Photobook? Carmen Winant, the guest editor of the latest issue of The PhotoBook Review, is an alchemist when it comes to books—her practice as an artist is one of creation and transformation, an Ouroborus in which printed material is both created and destroyed. In the following conversation, I am joined by my […]

R.I.P. Rights-Managed – Thoughts of a Bohemian

R.I.P. Rights-Managed – Thoughts of a Bohemian Just a day after Shutterstock revealed declining profits, a Getty Images email sent to its contributors worldwide made its way to social media and public forum. In it, Getty explains that it will soon transform all remaining rights-managed images into Royalty-Free and cease accepting new ones. “”We have […]

Adobe Wants to Help Authenticate Your Photos. What Should Photographers Think? – PhotoShelter Blog

Adobe Wants to Help Authenticate Your Photos. What Should Photographers Think? – PhotoShelter Blog Adobe’s motivation for addressing this problem seems sincere, and they undoubtedly have many smart people thinking about the issue. Hopefully they will be able to persuade a critical mass of companies to join the initiative and develop and deploy the technologies […]

Photo Directories & Sourcebook Review – A Photo EditorA Photo Editor

Photo Directories & Sourcebook Review – A Photo EditorA Photo Editor I interviewed dozens of photographers and directory agents and conclude that there are no best or worst.  Your genre of photography, location, target market, how you prefer to interact, and of course your marketing budget will collectively determine which one (or more) of these resources is right for you. This review […]

Juxtapoz Magazine – As it Was Give(n) to Me: Stacy Kranitz Explores the American Appalachia

Juxtapoz Magazine – As it Was Give(n) to Me: Stacy Kranitz Explores the American Appalachia Back in June 2016, we featured the works of photography Stacy Kranitz, a documentarian who blurs the line between personal and outsider looking in. Since 2009, Kranitz has been documenting the Appalachian region of America, on the doorstep of the […]