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Runway and Street Photography Shine at the Norton Museum – The New York Times

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — The two wall-sized black-and-white photographs instantly command your attention: Four fashion models striding directly at you. In one shot the women are clad in elegant jackets, trousers and skirts. In the other they’re wearing only heels.

The effect is confrontational and arresting.

“Spectacular,” said Stacey Singer, a jewelry designer from nearby Delray Beach, stan…….

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8 Inspiring Ways To Think Differently About Your Photography – Fstoppers

One of my favorite books of all time is a little gem by British advertising legend Paul Arden “It’s not how good you are, it’s how good you want to be.” I read this little book about once a year, it’s funny, insightful, and full of advice and inspiration for creative people.

Paul Arden was a creative director at London advertising agency Saatchi and Saatchi. He was responsible for some of the most famous British advertising campaigns of all time including British Airways, T…….

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8 Inspiring Ways To Think Differently About Your Photography – Fstoppers

One of my favorite books of all time is a little gem by British advertising legend Paul Arden “It’s not how good you are, it’s how good you want to be.” I read this little book about once a year, it’s funny, insightful, and full of advice and inspiration for creative people.

Paul Arden was a creative director at London advertising agency Saatchi and Saatchi. He was responsible for some of the most famous British advertising campaigns of all time including British Airways, T…….

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The Ten Best Photography Books of 2022 | Arts & Culture – Smithsonian Magazine

This year’s list includes Bird Planet, Floridas, I Just Wanna Surf and more.
Illustration by Emily Lankiewicz

As photo editors at Smithsonian magazine, one thing we really love about photography is that through this medium, freely extended to us, is a most extraordinary invitation—a front-row seat into a world we never even knew existed, let alone a world we might be a part of. Photo books, in particu…….

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Japanese photographer Komatsu Hiroko enlists UHart students to help stage a massive immersive work – Connecticut Public

Japanese photographer Komatsu Hiroko’s work is big.

So big, that to develop film on this scale, photography students at the University of Hartford recently had to bring in a horse trough to submerge the photographic paper.

“Because she was saying the roll of paper should usually float in the fixer, and there wasn’t enough,” said Nicholas DeLeo, a photography student at UHart.

Carrie Cushman, Director and Curator of UHart’s Josel…….

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APSU Biology, Art Collaboration helps Photography Students ‘Think about the Story’ – Clarksville Online

Clarksville, TN – A collaboration between the Art + Design and biology departments at Austin Peay State University (APSU) is helping prepare student photographers for the creative challenges they might face in their careers.

The collaboration allows art students to choose specimens from the David H. Snyder Museum of Zoology for elaborate photo shoots in Amir Aghareb’s photo studio lighting class.

Aghareb has used the collaborative lesson in the class for three semesters, giv…….

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‘Life Magazine and the Power of Photography’ illustrates history – Tufts Daily

For much of the 20th century, Life Magazine conquered mass media as the primary visual source for current events. From 1936 to 1972, the magazine presented the public with carefully crafted images that captured real-world social and political narratives. Henry Luce, the publication’s founder, was able to expose readers to a wide variety of images outside of their immediate community, shaping discussions about contemporary issues in the process. As the Museum of Fine Arts puts it in its new…….