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A Bird in Hand for the Holidays
A bird in hand is something to be thankful for, and here is a beautiful illustration of the old...
Social News: Instagram at It's Best, and How to Be Part of It
Remember when Instagram was going to ruin photography? Five or so years ago, more than a few w...
Tech News: Illuminati Is a Clever Wireless Light Meter
Now being Kickstarted is the Illuminati, a wireless, smartphone-connected strobe meter for phot...
Nature Watch: Mexico, As Seen in B&W Through 7 Volcanos
Mexico is home to more than 3,000 volcanoes, 14 of which are regularly active. Two of these, th...
Glittering Prizes: Raphaela Rosella wins PHmuseum Women Photographers' Grant
Australian documentary photographer Raphaela Rosella  is the recipient of the first PHmuse...
Wedding Photography: Epic Photos, After a 14-Hour Hike
Trolltunga, or “Troll Tongue,” is a famous rock formation in Norway that’s us...
State of the Art: Kickstarter Launches "Drip" to Crowdfund Creatives
Kickstarter says its new Drip tool  is “for people to fund and build community ...
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David Hockney at The Met
David Hockney, without doubt one of the most beloved artists of our time, was joined by a throng ...
Books: The Never-Seen Photos of Bruce Springsteen
The  car you see in the photo above is a 1960 Corvette convertible. It’s a nice car...
Tech News: Focos Brings Custom Bokeh and Focus-After-You-Shoot to iPhones
Take your iPhone 7 Plus or iPhone 8 beyond the Portrait Mode: Focos  is an app that create...
Honor Roll: Lizzie Sadin Wins Carmignac Photojournalism Award
French photographer Lizzie Sadin has won the 8th Carmignac Photojournalism Award for her series...
State of the Art: AI Creates Realistic Photos of People Who Aren't Real
Fake news from Russia is bad enough! DIY Photography reports that among the latest photographic...
In Focus: Female Weightlifters from Iraq's Sadr City
Photographer Emilienne Malfatto  started working in Iraq in 2014 for Agence France-Presse,...
Passings: Patrick Nagatani, Photographer Famous for Collages, Dies at 72
Patrick Nagatani, a Japanese-American who was born just days after an atomic bomb obliterated H...
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In Love with the Arrow Collar Man plays Dec 1-2 @Theatre80. A thougtful portrayal of illustrator JC Leyendecker an… https://t.co/LcrTPSvtuW

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RT @scottbakal: Post-It Show 13 at Giant Robot, Los Angeles! Opening December 2nd. Here are a few of the Post-It's going to LA this week. I…

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RT @WardSutton: It was a thrill to create the stencil artwork for Mark Seliger's photo shoot with @StephenAtHome @colbertlateshow for @GQMa…

RT @sturgesreps: The cover lettering for this amazing compendium of original art from the Harry Potter films was done by @jessicahische Pub…

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