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"Trouble's on the Menu"

Jerry Zezima | Posted 10.18.2016 | Comedy
Jerry Zezima

By Jerry Zezima When I was 16, I got my first job. I was, improbably, a waiter at the now-defunct Parkway Deli in my hometown of Stamford, Connecticu...

These Photos Show That Beauty Persists Even In War

HuffPost Spain | Sara Elkamel | Posted 03.11.2016 | World

Amid the mass armor of indifference in the world, there are always those who decide to shine a light on the realities that most people like to keep hi...

Moments when a human being connects with another

Satoki Nagata | Posted 03.01.2017 | Arts
Satoki Nagata

No. 6 Zun Lee "Moments when a human being connects with another" I'm the quintessential nomad. To this day, a sense of being uprooted has never left...

How To Shoot Photographs While Facing Gun Shots

Ben Arnon | Posted 02.06.2017 | Media
Ben Arnon

I am a passionate photographer and also an avid consumer of news - both online and in print. I am often fascinated by photos I see accompanying news s...

'Nuqat' Dots the Art, Culture and Design Landscape

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 11.28.2016 | Arts
Magda Abu-Fadil

They're funky, they're traditional, they're 30-somethings, they're Nuqat (dots), and they're taking the Arab Gulf's art, culture and design scene by storm from Kuwait.

'Boom Boom' Baz: A1 Photojournalist

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 06.07.2016 | Media
Magda Abu-Fadil

That's his nickname, acquired being first on the scene to shoot the effects of booby-trapped cars during his native Lebanon's civil war.

Peer, an Alternative Look at the Boko Haram Kidnapping

Madeline Cottingham | Posted 06.13.2015 | Arts
Madeline Cottingham

On April 14, 2014, nearly a year ago, the Nigerian militant group Boko Haram kidnapped 276 schoolgirls, between the ages of 16 and 18, in the town of Chibok. The Nigerian government has so far proven powerless in their pursuit of the militant organization that now controls most of northeastern Nigeria. Although the twitter campaign #BringBackOurGirls was quickly picked up by commercial media and popularized by Michelle Obama, it gathered less than 9,000 followers and did little to galvanize the world.

Slain AP Photographer Inspires Photojournalism Scholarship For Women

The Huffington Post | Jackson Connor | Posted 10.24.2014 | Media

The International Women's Media Foundation will sponsor a $1 million scholarship in honor of Anja Niedringhaus, the German AP photographer killed this...

As One of Them - Gazan Photojournalist Hosam Salem Witnessed the War Through Viewfinder

Janne Riikonen | Posted 12.07.2014 | Media
Janne Riikonen

It was a sunny Tuesday when the hell broke loose in Gaza. Local freelance photojournalist Hosam Salem was at home having lunch with his mother as thun...

For the Free World: 25 Years After Tiananmen Square

Catherine Bauknight | Posted 08.02.2014 | World
Catherine Bauknight

On June 3, 1989 I arrived in Beijing to cover a student-led pro-democracy movement in Tiananmen Square. Less than an hour later, soldiers made their first demand: "Leave the square or we will shoot to kill."

This Is What Living With Chronic Illness Looks Like

Posted 01.25.2014 | Arts

Luna Coppola is a 32-year-old photojournalist who has been perpetually ill for the last decade. Diagnosed with Chronic Kidney Disease in 2004, she'd l...

Photojournalist Gang-Raped In Mumbai: Police

Reuters | Posted 10.22.2013 | Media

(Adds news of arrest, police chief quotes, details of attack) MUMBAI, Aug 23 (Reuters) - A photo journalist was gang-raped in the Indi...

Here's What Would Happen If History's Greatest Photos Were Taken With An iPhone

The Huffington Post | Posted 08.06.2013 | Technology

As smartphone cameras proliferate, everyone has become an amateur photographer. Professionals have even felt the squeeze. In May, the Chicago Sun-Time...

Happy Birthday, Weegee!

Posted 06.12.2013 | Arts

Today is the birthday of Austrian-born photojournalist Arthur Fellig, better known by his professional moniker, Weegee. The 20th century artist is fam...

Images From A Long-Running Conflict

Posted 01.27.2012 | Arts

James Lukoski, a New York-based photojournalist, has covered numerous domestic and international events during his storied career. Some of his most no...

Q&A With Lisa Kristine, Photographer of Slaves

Joshua Kors | Posted 10.26.2011 | World
Joshua Kors

2011-08-26-slaves.pngThe most pernicious lie still taught in elementary school is that slavery ended in 1865 with the ratification of the Thirteenth Amendment. Today, 146 years later, slavery is rampant, both in the U.S. and abroad.

Behind the Scenes With Photojournalist Charles Osgood

Elysabeth Alfano | Posted 10.02.2011 | Chicago
Elysabeth Alfano

Charles Osgood has been a photojournalist for over 40 years. Chuck's assignments have ranged from covering South Side murders on the midnight shift, to food and fashion in the color studio.

How to Avoid Eco-Despair

Lisa Bennett | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Lisa Bennett

What happens when we sense that we are surrounded by death -- when we recognize that we are living in an age characterized by unprecedented levels of death and destruction in our natural world?

Time Stands Still Through the Eyes of a Photographer

Jill Lynne | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jill Lynne

Daniel Sullivan's production of Time Stands Still aptly comments on rarely discussed and profound questions pertaining to the art of photography.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Winner of National Geographic Photo Contest Announced

Yahoo! News | Jennifer Karmon | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

The results are in for National Geographic's annual photo contest. The Grand Prize winner, chosen from more than 16,000 entries, is Aaron Lim Boon Tec...

Iraqi Prodigy Wows Nation With Dramatic Photographs

Posted 05.25.2011 | World

At a time when most of his peers are still struggling to keep their crayons from straying outside the lines of their coloring books, seven-year-old Qa...

Artlog's Top Art and Culture Picks

Artlog | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York
Artlog

Two essential museum events to attend on the circuit are the Guggenheim's International Gala and the MoMA Film Benefit.