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MAP Spotlight: Minimalist Luxe In Forrest's "Palace" Music Video
“Here, fashion meets strangeness, and the artist makes a cameo.” So says director (an...
Tech News: ShotPro, a Power Pre-Visualization App, Now For OSX
ShotPro  made a splash when it was released for iOS earlier this year. Now, notes NoFilmScho...
Documentary Showcase: The Man Who Hears Colors
Yesterday we took note of a short documentary  about a man who has the odd ability to spell ...
Insight: Fixing the 6 Most Common Mistakes Made in After Effects
If you’re having problems with After Effects, a new video from Surfaced Studio may help. Th...
See In Now: Stop-Motion Animation Explores a Lasting Memory
Netherlands-based artist Vera van Wolferen's stop-motion animation How To Catch A Bird follows a ...
Glossary Dept: How To Talk Sound Design
If you think you need a sound designer for your next project, it might be a good idea to learn ho...
Tell Us About Your Motion Projects ...
We’re eager to learn about your motion projects—from motion graphics and animation to...
What We Learned This Week: Glow Worm Lighting; Uber for Drones
This week’s photo news takes us from inside the White House to a New Zealand cave lit by g...
Passings: Photojournalist Charles Harbutt Dies at 79
Widely admired photojournalist and fine-art photographer Charles Harbutt died late Monday or earl...
See It Now: Looking Back At America With Robert Frank
In time for Fourth of July, the New York Times Magazine looks at America with the man who saw it ...
Tech News: Polarr's iOS Editing App Is a Big Hit
The newly launched iOS version of popular browser-based photo editor Polarr   is a hit:...
Books: Never-Seen Pictures of Michael Jackson
The book Jackson: The Dynasty  is an intimate look at an adolescent Michael Jackson and his ...
Industry News: Washington Newspaper Won't Shoot Foo Fighters Concert
Earlier this week we noted that the Irish Times had declined to publish photos of a Taylor Swift ...
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Alice at 150 and Counting
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland revolutionized children’s literature by flouting t...
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