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external Seeing The Impossible: 5 Questions With Canon USA’s Michael Duffett —brandchannel

Canon USA’s “See Impossible” marketing campaign was received with much scrutiny and criticism despite their best efforts. brandchannel got a chance to sit down with VP of marketing Michael Duffett to better understand the strategy behind the push.

 
Oct 22, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external Where Would Instagram Be Without Filters? —Medium | Backchannel

Think how often a picture looks better, more engaging, when turned to black and white—hues that look nothing like real life. We detect the contours of real life in the photo — get that framework of reality — and the image, subconsciously, becomes our coloring book, providing just enough guidance that the mind works to fill in the rest.

 
Oct 22, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external The Daily Edit – TIME Magazine: Spencer Lowell —A Photo Editor

imageedit_16_3735949706Strapped for time against breaking news of Ebola in the US, photographer Spencer Lowell shoots the front cover for TIME magazine in 18 hours flat. Lowell breaks down the whirlwind photo shoot minute by minute from the time he receives his assignment to the moment he submits the final image.

 
Oct 22, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external The Forgotten Photographer Of America’s Great Plains —Narratively

imageedit_18_2840960778A tribute to Solomon Butcher: the tireless documentarian of the burgeoning American West, whose work suffered alongside the harsh environment of the uncultivated land. Despite a failed pursuit of fame in his own time, Butcher’s prolific images of the 1800s homesteaders are now regarded icons of American history.

 
Oct 22, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external Revisiting Unhealed Wounds In Chechnya —NYTimes | LENS

“I wasn’t just photographing horror for horror’s sake,” he said. “I was trying to show the situation people were dealing with day to day.”

 
Oct 21, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external 12 Exhibitions, 2 Museums And 1 Gallery Change Photography Forever —TIME | LightBox

“The special, crucial thing that affects photography is its special relationship with reality, and for this reason, I think there is a deep, narrative heart to photography. It has its own language, and photo exhibitions are ways of telling stories about reality,” Mauro says.

 
Oct 21, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external Dropbox Lightroom Catalog Sync – How To Set It Up —DIY Photography

Here’s a quick walk-through on how to set up your Lightroom catalog to automatically sync across multiple workstations.

 
Oct 21, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »

external Have You Started Shooting Yet? A Longterm Project is Finally Complete —Nat Geo | PROOF

At eight years from original proposal to final publication in the November issue, the project should hold the all-time record for the longest time on the schedule at the magazine.

Now don’t blame me entirely, some things came up. I’ve been pulled away for at least six other stories deemed by the editors to be more important. Still, in an attempt to understand why it took so long, I retraced the last eight years in emails from Senior Photo Editor Elizabeth Krist. What follows is a very one-sided account, edited for brevity and to make me look good.

 
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external Living With Neil The Lion —Mashable

imageedit_3_4648529056Taken in 1971, LIFE photographer Michael Rougier’s incredibly bizarre images capture actress and animal rights activist Tippi Hedren, her daughter actress Melanie Griffith, and her husband Noel Marshall in everyday living with Neil the lion.

 
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external If You Printed Off All The Instagram Photos Uploaded In A Year… —Photoworld

Photoworld’s creative interactive webpage shows just how out-of-this-world it would be if every uploaded Instagram picture were printed in a year.

 
Oct 21, 2014 · ∞ Permalink · No Comments »