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See It Now: One of the Best Short Films from SXSW 2016
There were lines around the block to get into the esteemed midnight shorts program at this year's...
State of the Art: The Blackbird Rig Will Revolutionize Car Advertising
London-based VFX studio The Mill has introduced the world’s first fully customizable car ri...
Insight: James Cameron's Breakthrough Lo-Fi 1978 Short
Before he made 100-million-dollar movies, James Cameron was an aspiring filmmaker, just like some...
How To: Spawn Video Clones of Yourself with After Effects
“As more DSLR owners shoot video, it’s natural that they’re going to start expe...
Tutorial: 5 Techniques For Finding the Perfect Place to Edit a Shot
How do you know where to cut a shot? “Some editors, like Chantal Akerman, will say this ski...
Agenda: David Lynch's 2-Day Festival of Disruption
Director David Lynch's Festival of Disruption— which takes place on October 8 and 9 at The ...
Tell Us About Your Motion Projects ...
We’re eager to learn about your motion projects—from motion graphics and animation to...
Artist's Statement: Sex Workers On Stage in Julia Fullerton-Batten's "Act 2016"
For her new project “Act 2016,” photographer Julia Fullerton-Batten  examines ...
Tech News: A Remote Shutter, Anti-Theft GPS Device for your DSLR
As photographic devices go, the Pinout  is about as versatile as it gets: “A remote sh...
Close-Up: Luisa Dorr and Her 13-Year-Old Muse Maysa
“Maysa is proud of her skin, her beauty, her african hair,” says photographer Luisa D...
State of the Art: Plugin Lets You Upload to Instagram from Lightroom
Sharing your images on the web from point A to point B —  from your desktop to Instagr...
Photo History: Setting the Record Straight On Iwo Jima Image
The Marine Corps has set the record straight about one of the most iconic images in the history o...
Hues and Cries: In Defense of the World's Ugliest Color
Previously at PPD, we noted that Australian officials had hired a firm to identify the ugliest co...
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The DART Board: 06.28.2016
Talk / Discussion / Screening / and Beyond Tuesday, June 28 SVA Lunchtime Lecture Series presen...
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