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Trending: The Lure of Lava in Hawaii
We recently spotlighted filmmaker Tyler Hulett’s short film Dawn of Fire, which captured ...
Honor Roll: World Press Photo 2017 Multimedia Winners
“A New Age of Walls,” part of a multimedia project produced by The Washington Post,...
Screening Room: The Deeper Meanings of Protest Signs
Oakland, California-based filmmaker Ivan Cash  recently traveled across the bay to documen...
Tech News: Back to the Future with Media Composer 8.8
It’s rare in the tech world for companies to bring defunct features back to products, but...
Dept of Ideas: GIF Library Helps Teach You Sign Language
People have found a million and one uses for GIFs — including language instruction. Masha...
State of the Art: Sony Develops Super Slow Mo Sensor for Smartphones
Sony recently announced the development of the first 3-layer stacked CMOS sensor for smartphone...
Tell Us About Your Motion Projects ...
We’re eager to learn about your motion projects—from motion graphics and animation to...
PPD Spotlight: Colin McRae's Aerial Abstractions of Salt Ponds
If you’ve flown in or out of San Francisco, you’ve probably seen them. Lining the ...
Call for Entries: The 2017 Visura Grant for Personal Projects
Submissions are being accepted for the 2017 Visura Grant, which supports the production of a pe...
Photojournalism, 1: Brother Jun Documents Duterte's Drug War
By day, Brother Jun Santiago — a member of the Roman Catholic order called the Redemptori...
Photojournalism, 2: Photographer Recovers After Shelling in Ukraine
British photographer Chris Nunn has covered the fighting in eastern Ukraine for over two years....
Photojournalism, 3: Two Views of the Future
Early last week, The New York Times’s Lens blog published an interview  with Donald ...
Photojournalism, 4: The State of the Art (Infographic)
You can find out what cameras were used  to shoot the winning images of the 2017 World Pre...
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Q: Originally from the Northeast, what are some of your favorite things about living and working ...
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