Grant Blankenship

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Art Photography vs. News Photography: Politico, Race and the "Other Washington"

Last week, a story in the art section of The Financial Times, “The Art of Photojournalism,” generated discussion in the photo sphere for discussing …

Bike Magazine Launches New Bible of Bike Tests Mini Site

All the 'Roundtable Reels' videos and written reviews at your fingertips<p>Looking for reviews of the most promising mountain bikes for the 2014 season?</i> …

I had the bacteria in my gut analysed. And this may be the future of medicine

We are all familiar with "gut feelings", "gut reactions" and "gut instincts", but how much do we really know or care about our guts? As we become increasingly more aware of what we put in our stomachs, it's striking how ignorant we remain of what takes place in our intestines. And it turns out …

Best dSLR Cameras for Beginners in 2018

The Canon EOS Rebel T7i/800D continues the line's tradition of being the crowd-pleasing choice for family photographers.<p>Lightweight and compact with …

Cycling Photography Techniques

F-stop pro photographer Jeff Curtes is no stranger to the outdoors. Skiing, snowboarding, cycling, Curtes loves the world of outdoor sports and he …

Pentax overhauls top-of-line dSLR

Now Playing: Watch this: Pentax's high-end dSLR (hands on)<p>3:21<p>For its latest top-of-the-line dSLR, the K-3, Pentax overhauls the K-5 II/IIs inside …

The Blue Mitchell Mixtape

Blue Mitchell<br>photograph by Scott Henjum<p>I’ve always viewed these projects as a marketing catalyst for photographers. I also feel the work I publish …

Panasonic Lumix GX7

Design and features<p>It has been a few years since Panasonic launched the GX1, a camera that straddled the middle ground between the video-targeted GH …

D-CAN: A futuristic cylindrical camera

October 10, 2013 /Photography News/ Why do our cameras all resemble a box with a lens on the front? The answer is film.<p>Due to digital technology, …

Sport picture of the day: frozen under floodlights

First published on Thu 10 Oct 2013 09.01 EDT

The miniature world of red forest ants - in pictures

Russian photographer Andrey Pavlov has created miniature worlds in his garden in Moscow, and photographed the cleverly crafted scenes using real-life ants

Photographer Breathes New Life Into His Old Negatives by Nearly Destroying Them

Purposely distressing and destroying negatives was never a part of photographer Rohn Meijer‘s plans, but when he discovered a box of old negatives in …

Sebastian Junger: 'I got out of war when Tim Hetherington died'

Early on in Sebastian Junger's film about his late friend, colleague and regular collaborator Tim Hetherington, there is an eerie shot, prosaic yet haunting. The camera pans jerkily across the back seat of a car, as the Bee Gees's How Deep Is Your Love blasts tinnily from the radio, and a caption …

The Bronx Riviera: life at the 'hood beach' – in pictures

The image of New York's Bronx has largely been defined by the urban blight of the late 1960s-80s, when arson, drug addiction and social neglect decimated many of its neighbourhoods. Wayne Lawrence began taking portraits of summer regulars on the Bronx's only beach, known as a 'hood beach', in 2005, …

AP classes failing students

Taxpayers have spent hundreds of millions of dollars in recent years to nudge more students into Advanced Placement classes — but a close look at test scores suggests much of the investment has been wasted.<p>Expanding participation in AP classes has been a bipartisan goal, promoted by U.S. Education …