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Obituary: Renowned Photographer and Printer Ivan Dalla Tana

Dalla Tana printed for Eddie Adams, David Hume Kennerly, Tseng Quong Chi, David Burnett, Jack Love, Douglas Kirkland, and others and collaborated for Contact Press Agency. [Read More …] Click here to browse our online news articles

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Photographer Milton Rogovin Dies at 101

Acclaimed social documentary photographer Milton Rogovin of Buffalo, New York,
 died on Tuesday, January 18, 2011. He was 101 years old. Photo: Milton Rogovin, 1978. Photo © Dennis C. Enser, Buffalo News [Read More …]   Click here to browse

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“Photograffeur” JR Takes 2010 TED Prize

Enigmatic French Artist Humanizes Global Strife in Unexpected Locations; Wins $100,000 TED Award New York—The 27-year-old guerilla artist known only as “JR” has joined the ranks of Bill Clinton and Bono in receiving the prestigious TED (Technology, Entertainment, and Design)

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Aperture Foundation Appoints New Executive Director

Chris Boot Appointed New Executive Director of Aperture Foundation October 18, 2010—Chris Boot, author, editor, and seasoned photographer, has been appointed Executive Director of the internationally celebrated Aperture Foundation. He will succeed Juan García de Oteyza in January 2011.

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Dawoud Bey Praises Afterimage

“For forty years now Visual Studies Workshop has provided a resource to the community of photographers and those committed to the artist book. Their publication Afterimage has been published consistently and has been an absolutely valuable source of information as

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Art on Paper Temporarily Ceases Publication

It has been another confusing day in the world of print publication. As we work to get the March/April edition ready for design here at Afterimage, we have been informed that yet another prominent art publication has fallen victim to

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Photographic Resource Center Appoints New Executive Director

Its Board of Directors voted on January 11, 2010 and appointed Glenn Ruga, as the new Executive Director. Ruga comes from a diverse background in photography, graphic design, non-profit management, and international development.

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Christine Sevilla,1951–2009

Christine Sevilla, a contributor to Afterimage for the last seven years, tragically passed away on November 30, 2009, in her home in Pittsford, New York. She was 58. She received degrees from UC Santa Barbara, SUNY Brockport, and Rochester Institute

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Jerry Burchfield, 1947–2009

Jerry Burchfield, a renowned photographer, educator, curator, author, and environmental artist, died on September 11, 2009. He was 62 years old. Burchfield was a highly prolific artist who was committed to social and environmental causes, often collaborating with other artists,

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Adams wins Hasselblad Award

Photographer Robert Adams has won the 2009 Hasselblad Foundation International Award in Photography, organizers announced on Wednesday, April 15.

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Current Issue, Vol. 45, no. 4

Shrukk (Knot) by Mudabbir Ahmad Tak

Henri Cartier-Bresson: The Decisive Moment / Elliott Erwitt: Pittsburgh 1950 by Marjorie Backman

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Citizen by Michael Danner

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Film as Verb: Documentary Imperfection in the Post-Factual Era by Gabrielle McNally

Speculations and Inquiries on New Participatory Documentary Environments

Toward a Theory of Participatory New Media Documentary

Documentary Untethered, Documentary Becoming

Collaborative Documentary Practice: Histories, Theories, Practices


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