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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.

Christian Poveda: French Filmmaker Killed In El Salvador; 1 Arrested

AP | MARCOS ALEMAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

SAN SALVADOR, El Salvador — A French filmmaker who spent years documenting the brutality and desperation of a Salvadoran street gang has been fo...