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British Prostitutes Are Helping Disabled People Have Sex

A wheelchair doesn't have to be a chastity belt.<p>For many disabled people, sex is off the cards. While most needs are met through the provision of carers, or by parents, sex is often missed out entirely. But now a number of sex workers are looking to combat this, stepping into the breach to provide …

Disability

Ethan Nadelmann's Fiery TEDTalk: What Has the War on Drugs Done to the World?

Twenty years ago, Ethan Nadelmann left his teaching position at Princeton University to become a full-time advocate for ending the drug war. As the founding executive director of the Drug Policy Alliance (DPA), the largest and most influential organization promoting drug policies grounded in …

An Interview With Antoine D’Agata - Photographs by and interviews with Antoine D'Agata | LensCulture

<i>Antoine D’Agata is an itinerant figure: a photographer, a film-maker, a world wanderer, a member of Magnum Photos. As an artist, he is most widely-known for his graphic and intense images (some of which can be seen above). But during a brief sit-down with LensCulture managing editor Alexander</i> …

Faceted Classification

9 ways Christian zealots cripple America

With Christmas nearly upon us, an examination of how religious fundamentalism holds the entire country back<p>Holiday season is in full swing, which means it’s time for American culture to get even more aggressively religious than usual, which is saying a lot. Angels, Jesus, miracles, usually good TV …

Photographer Has Identity Stolen, Gets Her Revenge with a Covert Photo Project

In 2011, photographer Jessamyn Lovell was at San Francisco gallery SF Camerawork when her wallet was stolen. Not long after, the unauthorized charges …

Swiss Hostage Escapes From Captivity By Grabbing Guard's Machete And Killing Him

Rebels of the Abu Sayyaf group kidnapped Lorenzo Vinciguerra, 49, in the southern Philippines more than two years ago.<p>Vinciguerra made a grab for his guard's machete during a clash between troops and the rebels, Colonel Allan Arrojado, commander of the army's Joint Task Group on the island of Sulu, …

Bill Clinton, Joe Biden and Democrats’ shameful complicity in our police state

Liberals looking to assign blame for our growing police militarization need to take a long, hard look in the mirror<p>The 200 protesters arrested last night in New York City and others being arrested elsewhere in demonstrations against police brutality are confronting a police and prison system that …

5 Ways Einstein Was a Regular Guy

A new, free digital archive of his personal papers reveals what we all share with the 20th century's greatest mind.<p>Life isn't always easy, even when you're a genius. But what else do you have in common with Albert Einstein?<p>A free archive of the famed physicist's writings released on Friday might …

Life Through a Leica

100-Year-Old Negatives and Camera Found Inside Oklahoma City Time Capsule

Almost a year to date after the digging up and opening of Oklahoma City’s Century Chest, researchers are getting a rare glimpse at early 20th century …

San Franciso’s Gay Community During the 1980s Photographed by Thomas Alleman

<i>Dancing in the Dragons Jaws</i> is Los Angeles-based photographer Thomas Alleman’s profound and nuanced body of work taken of San Francisco’s broader gay …

The Very First Color Photographs of the United States

You're looking at some of the very first color photographs of North America! A fascinating new photography book called <i>An American Odyssey</i> opens the archive of the Detroit Photographic Company to reveal America in brilliant color from the late 1880s to the early 1920s. Several thousand …

Grand Canyon

Vintage Photos Of Photographers Show Just How Far Our Gear Has Come

I just got off a plane from a job in London a few days ago. It necessitated bringing some gear, and while I made every effort to travel light, it …

Then & Now Photos Pay Tribute to The 70th Anniversary of The Liberation of Paris

August 19th, 1944 was the beginning of The Liberation of Paris, the six-day battle between the Parisian-led French Resistance and German forces. …

Tony Vaccaro Shares His Story and Images from D-Day and the Weeks that Followed

On this, the 70th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of Normandy, it seemed appropriate that we cap off the day and the week with the story and images …

Alternative Process Week: Eric Antoine: Wet plate collodion

<i>This week Guest Editor and photographer Kat Kiernan shares the work of photographers working in alternative processes.</i><p><b>Wet plate collodion</b> is a 19th …

Developing Film with the Wrong Chemicals Kills Instagram Any Day

CHAMPAGNE<p><i>All images shot and developed by Matthew Cetta. Used with permission</i><p>Developing your film with the wrong chemicals has been long known to …

Esben Bøg Jensen shoots film & reveals what is a good photograph

Film Photography at its very best, <b>Esben Bøg Jensen</b> shows us some brilliant examples of portraits filled with classic emotions all through his …

Street Photography

Photographer Notebooks for Conveniently Recording Your Film Photos’ Metadata

Digital cameras naturally present us with a number of advantages, among them the oft-overlooked inclusion of detailed information about how (and …

‘Taking My Time’: Two New Books Full of Joel Meyerowitz’s Masterful Street Photography

Capturing the quintessential perfect moment in uncontrolled, public settings depends on a magical confluence of elements that suddenly, momentarily, …

An Italian Photographer travels around the world with his film camera & the results are amazing

Luca Marella is a travel and documentary photographer from Venice, Italy. The most spectacular thing about his portfolio is his passion to travel …

Photography

Expired Polaroid Photography by Edie Sunday

Why I’ve Gone Back To Shooting Film...And Why You Should Too

Our DSLRs have confused us. We obssess over the wrong things. Sharpness at 400%; bokeh characteristics of lenses produced from what-must-surely-be …

Cameras

7 Questions: Frank Machalowski On ‘Monsters,’ His Eerie Long Exposure Photos of Crowds

Frank Machalowski is an award-winning German photographer, who lives and work in Berlin. After studying economic studies in Berlin and applying …

Photographer Discovers an Old Leica and 20K Slides in Late Grandfather’s Belongings

Photographer John Oliver of Film Foto Forever didn’t know his grandfather-in-law, Jackson McIntosh Holliday, was a photographer until it was too …

Yale Project Makes 170,000 Depression-Era Photos Searchable with Interactive Database

Dorothea Lange’s iconic Migrant Mother, pictured above, is just one of the roughly 170,000 photographs taken between 1935 and 1945 for a project …

Fantastic Vintage Photos of Women at Work During WWII

Rosie the Riveter was more than a cultural World War II icon. To many women at the time, Rosie the Riveter was a person, an idea they aspired to …

Fuji’s New Instax Wide 300 Brings Large Format Instant Photography to a New Generation

Larger format instant photography is certainly nothing new, but a whole new generation of hipsters and film enthusiasts will now get to know it …

This Timelapse Condenses The Entire Film Processing Routine to 4 Minutes

While your average Costco or WalMart may be able to process film within an hour, many better labs that do an even better job can take up to a day or …