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Tech News, 1: The Cameras Used For This Year's Tribeca Films
What’s the big news at this year’s Tribeca Film Festival? To be honest, we’re p...
Tech News, 2: An Action-Cam Shootout
Speaking of which: Though the GoPro is the most popular of the action cams on the market, there a...
Animation: An Aesop Fable Re-Done As a Paper-Crafted Short
The moral of this Vimeo Staff Pick is that lo-fi animation can bold, graphic and richly rewarding...
Insight: Crowdfunding's Hidden Tax Bite ... and How to Stop the Bleeding
That money you raise on Kickstarter or Indiegogo for your film project is not tax-free! But Ben H...
Screening Room: Portrait of a Lowriding Former Drug Lord
“I was intrigued by a man who had spent all of his drug money on his art: lowriding,”...
BTS: How To Make Sick Action Videos
Once you’ve decided which action camera to buy (see item 2), you’ll be ready to make ...
Tell Us About Your Motion Projects ...
We’re eager to learn about your motion projects—from motion graphics and animation to...
Honors: Daniel Berehulak Receives Chris Hondros Fund Award
Photojournalist Daniel Berehulak is the winner of this year’s Getty Images & Chris Hond...
Legal Brief: Baltimore To Pay $250K For Video Deleted by Cops
The City of Baltimore and its police department have agreed to pay $250,000 to settle a claim of ...
Spotlight: Look Like a Panda to Photograph a Panda
Because of hunting and the destruction of their natural habitat, there are now only an estimated ...
Art News: University of Texas Appeals Ruling on Farah Fawcett Portrait
The fight for a portrait of the late actress Farah Fawcett by Andy Warhol is not over: The Univer...
On View: David Bailey Photographs the Queen
Speaking of celebrity portraits: A few years ago, Annie Leibovitz captured Queen Elizabeth II enr...
Industry News: Amazon Teams With Blurb to Sell Photo Books
This could be the beginning of a beautiful friendship: Blurb, the online self-publishing platform...
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The DART Board: 04.22.2014
Art Fairs & Special Events April 21-27 The Guggenheim Museum presents: Carrie Mae ...
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