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Photojournalism

26 Brilliant Instagram Accounts That Will Expand Your Worldview

The Huffington Post | Sara Boboltz | Posted 08.26.2014 | Technology

The life of a photojournalist is not for everyone. It can be chaotic, stressful, and lead to dangerous situations in conflict zones. But many of th...

Enchanting Portraits Inspired By Spam Mail And The People Who Send Them

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 08.15.2014 | Arts

Though we'd never really thought of it before, the process of creating the perfect spam email truly is an art. The junk messages arrive in your Inbox,...

Is There Hope for Somalia?

Kathy Eldon | Posted 07.01.2014 | World
Kathy Eldon

Journalists are an endangered species. Harassed, arrested, tortured -- even killed.

Street Photography in Stockholm

Peter Levi | Posted 07.09.2014 | Arts
Peter Levi

It's been a while. As I read through my last articles, I can see how much my photographic preferences have changed. I am different. My world is different. How I view life is different. My photography has changed.

What Is It Like to Document Endangered Tribes in Africa?

Dainius Runkevičius | Posted 06.14.2014 | Arts
Dainius Runkevičius

I've seen a lot of photographers traveling around Africa and shooting local tribes. But none of them talks much about the feelings and emotions they've experienced while being around probably the most isolated people on the planet and capturing their daily routine.

PHOTOS: Exposing The Plight Of Animals In Captivity

Posted 01.25.2014 | Green

The following is an excerpt from "We Animals," a photojournalistic book that documents the lives of animals in captivity, by Jo-Anne McArthur. In t...

iPhone in the Warsaw Ghetto

Stephen D. Smith | Posted 02.05.2014 | Technology
Stephen D. Smith

Would photographic evidence and video testimony have made any difference to the wall of indifference that greeted Karski?

We Are All the Same: Teaching Empathy Through the Arts

Lysa Heslov | Posted 02.01.2014 | Arts
Lysa Heslov

The CMH Global Arts after school programs utilize arts education to enhance our students' understanding of the world by pairing an art modality with an international country of focus.

Photojournalists Under Fire Around The World

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.01.2014 | Media

Photojournalists found themselves under fire in conflict zones across the world over the weekend. In the Ukraine, where protesters are clashing wit...

This Picture Shows How Unbelievably Brave Photojournalists Are

Posted 01.31.2014 | Media

If anyone ever wonders why we need photojournalism, show them this: News photographers are incredible! RT @pdacosta: @Reuters photog Gleb Garanich ...

Condemned: The Award-Winning Work of Robin Hammond on Mental Illness in Africa

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 10.17.2013 | Impact
K.J. Wetherholt

During a trip to Juba, South Sudan to cover the referendum for independence, photojournalist Robin Hammond came across a story he had never seen adequately depicted, when he saw, as he tells FotoEvidence, a mentally ill girl begging at the side of the road.

A Potemkin Village for an Olympic Home

Elizabeth Kiem | Posted 12.01.2013 | Arts
Elizabeth Kiem

"The North Caucasus is an utterly ignored part of the world. You can't even get there from the Olympic Villages. There's no road," notes Hornstra, the photographer. "But there are so many reasons to examine it as all one part with Sochi and the Olympics."

Images for Impact

Monique Villa | Posted 11.03.2013 | Impact
Monique Villa

Imagine the unimaginable. Think for a moment of a world without pictures. Assume that cameras were no more, that humanity had lost the power to document reality with images.

The Afghan Revolution You Never Heard About

Mo Scarpelli | Posted 10.20.2013 | Impact
Mo Scarpelli

Call it a photojournalism revolution: in the last twelve years, Afghans have been able to show the unseen stories of their home country through photography unlike ever before. Frame by frame, they're working towards Afghanistan's first free press.

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...

Pioneering Photojournalist Dead At 94

AP | Posted 08.17.2013 | Media

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Helen Brush Jenkins, a pioneering photojournalist who made Life magazine when she snapped a photo of her child moments after givi...

Come On, Bey

Posted 05.15.2013 | Media

Oh, Bey. The superstar's new policy banning press photographers from covering her worldwide tour has been causing headaches for some news organiza...

MediaStorm and the 2013 ICP Infinity Awards

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 07.10.2013 | Media
K.J. Wetherholt

On May 1, the International Center of Photography hosted the 2013 ICP Infinity Awards, honoring one board member and seven photographers in what is considered one of the most respected series of awards for photographic excellence internationally.

PHOTO: The Most Interesting Trend In Wedding Photography

Posted 05.08.2013 | Weddings

We love posed wedding photos. They're timeless, classic and a good way to ensure everyone in the bridal party gets photographed. But we also adore ...

The Photo Book White Pride: Confronting the Dangers of Blanket Characterization

K.J. Wetherholt | Posted 04.22.2013 | Media
K.J. Wetherholt

Oscar Wilde once said, "The truth is rarely pure and never simple." He also said, "Man is least himself when he talks in his own person. Give him a m...

Which Way Is The Front Line From Here

Molly Rowan Leach | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
Molly Rowan Leach

Approaching the two-year anniversary of Tim's tragic death in Misrata covering the risings of the Arab Spring, Sebastian Junger, his close friend and co-director of their Oscar-nominated Restrepo has created an extraordinary documentary of his friend's life.

Transition

Anne Almasy | Posted 06.04.2013 | Arts
Anne Almasy

Hate your work; and love your work. Change your mind; and stick to your guns. Find the moment; then scrap it -- and start all over again.

7 Tips for Aspiring Young Freelancers

Jonathan Kalan | Posted 04.27.2013 | Media
Jonathan Kalan

I didn't land in Africa and establish myself overnight. Where I stand today has been the result of a mix of a tremendous luck, hustling, and incessant networking -- an experience probably worth sharing. So here's my unsolicited advice. Consume at your own risk.

The Future of Video Journalism

Michael Rosenblum | Posted 03.13.2013 | Media
Michael Rosenblum

The use of an Instagram exposure on the cover of Time tells us volumes about not only where the photography business is going, but where the video business is sure to follow.

Unit Three, We Hardly Knew Ye

Charlie Carillo | Posted 01.26.2013 | New York
Charlie Carillo

In the midst of many lensmen who took their dress and behavior codes from Sid Vicious, Arty Pomerantz stood out -- always immaculately groomed, always with a jacket and tie. And always, ALWAYS a gentleman.