Jeff DePonte

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Ex-rising star of French far right steps into US limelight

PARIS (AP) — The rising star of France's far-right National Front until abruptly leaving politics last year stepped into the limelight on the other …

European Union

'Dunkirk' and the Great Films That Won't Be Made

I was perhaps unreasonably excited to see "Dunkirk," Christopher Nolan’s new movie about the evacuation of British forces from a French beach during World War II. The historical event on which it is based is astonishing: unable to get enough warships close to the beach to load their fleeing troops, …

Sebastião Salgado’s Advice For Young Photographers Today

Last weekend at Photo London I had the chance to attend a lecture with Sebastião Salgado. Leo Johnson interviewed the 71-year old photographer about …

THE SHOT: A Volcanic Eruption in Chile

I had never managed to capture a force of nature as stunning as a volcanic eruption. Chile has some 90 active volcanoes that roar to life from time to time with the kind of raw natural power that every photographer dreams of catching. But the country is extremely long and narrow, and domestic …

Geology

To Africa with the Fuji X-T1

<i>Two Fuji X-T1s and lenses for this trip to Kenya. The bag is one of my carry-ons, a briefcase from Filson</i>My conversion to, and love affair with, …

Cameras

Fuji X Buyer’s Guide :: Part 1 :: Cameras

I have been a Fuji fan boy since the original X100 and, as you can see from the photo above, I have continued to drink the Fuji juice. That’s almost …

Cameras

Review of the Fujifilm X100T for Street Photography

<i>Disclaimer: I was given a free Fujifilm X100T for this review.</i><p>It is a beautiful Sunday here in Dubai, and it is my day off “work”. I arrived last …

The Decisive Moment is Dead. Long Live the Constant Moment

We photographers deal in things which are continually vanishing, and when they have vanished there is no contrivance on earth which can make them …

The Perfect Portfolio: Tips from Editors and Buyers

<b>By Jim Colton</b><p>In Part One, I offered 10 tips for creating a compelling portfolio with some basic Do’s and Don’ts. But that was only one opinion….mine. …

Graduate School

So You Want To Make A Professional Looking Print Photography Portfolio

One of my regular followers, Mike Nelson, said that there are plenty of resources on WHERE to buy portfolios, but very little information on HOW to …

The Tri-X Factor

<b>Bryan Appleyard, From INTELLIGENT LIFE magazine, March/April 2014</b><p>Kodak’s Tri-X is the film the great photographers love. When Kodak started …

I STILL SHOOT FILM

Guide to Scanning Film<p>It’s time to brush up on your color! Over the years color film has had its ups and downs, with discontinued favorites and new …

Kodak

Exclusive Clip from Fury Director on Flipboard

In support of its upcoming movie, WWII drama Fury, Sony Pictures has included a special clip that’s exclusive to Flipboard in its brand magazine. The …

Brad Pitt

Occupy Kiev

Project info<p>The suspension of the Partnership Agreement between Ukraine and the EU was met by demonstrations calling the decision a return to the Russian fold. The conflicts quickly turned bloody and there is no clear end in sight. While the ruling party and opposition have been unable to come to …