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Jimmy Chin to deliver keynote address on the making of his award-winning documentary, “Meru,” on October 24 at PDN PhotoPlus Expo

On Saturday, October 24, from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m., photographer, adventurer, and director Jimmy Chin will deliver a keynote address at PDN PhotoPlus Expo titled “At the Summit,” in which he will discuss his award-winning documentary, Meru. To register to attend, go here. Below, an interview with Jimmy about the movie and his keynote address, […]

Ad campaigns by Nadav Kander and Martin Sigal honored at the Clio Awards

A this year’s Clio Awards, Nadav Kander‘s anti–domestic violence commercial for and NFL Listen won a bronze in the public service category, and Martin Sigal’s campaign for Tide (shot for Del Campo Saatchi & Saatchi Buenos Aires) won a bronze in the print category. Congratulations to all involved!    

Art Streiber and Lauren Greenfield to appear this month at PDN PhotoPlus Expo

We’re really looking forward to PDN PhotoPlus Expo later this month. On October 22, Lauren Greenfield will deliver a keynote address called “Fast Forward to the American Dream.” The award-winning photographer and director will introduce her latest work, “WEALTH: The Influence of Affluence,” a 25-year examination of how the ideas of wealth and the American […]

Digital Photo Pro interviews Doug Menuez about documenting Steve Jobs and the digital revolution in Silicon Valley for his “Fearless Genius” project

The October issue of Digital Photo Pro features an interview with Doug Menuez, who discusses his historic project “Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985–2000.” The article is particularly timely given the upcoming release of the film Steve Jobs, which stars Michael Fassbender as the iconic innovator. “By 1985, when I got [to […]

Nadav Kander is awarded an honorary fellowship by the Royal Photographic Society


Please join Steven Lippman in Montauk this weekend for A Walk on Water’s 1st Annual East Coast Celebration

  For years, the federally recognized nonprofit organization A Walk on Water has been devoted to providing free water therapy to special-needs kids by way of guided surf instruction. And it’s an inspiring sight to behold. At regularly scheduled events held in California, skilled volunteer surfers give these children the chance to experience the thrill […]

Lauren Greenfield’s “Like a Girl”—a “rallying cry for girls”—wins the Emmy for outstanding commercial

Lauren Greenfield‘s “Like a Girl” commercial for Procter & Gamble‘s Always and Leo Burnett triumphed over five widely praised ads—for Gatorade, Snickers, and Nissan, among others—to nab the 2015 Emmy for outstanding commercial. “The ad turned into a rallying cry for girls and became part of the culture,” Lauren tells American Photographer in an interview […]

Professional Photographer magazine features Tobias Hutzler’s aerial photography

In its October issue, Professional Photographer takes note of Tobias Hutzler‘s aerial photographs, an ongoing body of work that he’s produced in New York but that are not about the city per se. “I try to get to the core,” he tells the magazine. “To focus on the people, on their joy, on what they […]

Resource magazine asks Michael Muller, “Hollywood’s Most Sought-After Photographer,” to explain the difference between “good” and “great”

Michael Muller is an energetic, passionate speaker, and if you haven’t seen him lecture in person, now’s your chance. He’ll be speaking at the Los Angeles edition of Stand Out! Photographic Forums on October 15. For a preview of the experiences, insights, and inspiration that Michael plans to share, check out Resource magazine’s recent Q&A. […]

Deadline for the International Motion Art Awards extended to September 14

There’s still time to enter your work in AI-AP‘s International Motion Art Awards—the deadline has been extended to Friday, September 14.  All entrants will be in the running for a random drawing for a Zacuto Z Finder Pro, and winners will be featured in a slideshow promotion sent to AI-AP’s email audience, in Motion Arts […]


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