Nini Weissnich

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How Photos Can Make Strangers A Little Less Strange

As any street-savvy third-grader knows, you're not supposed to talk to strangers. It's dangerous, it's rude and in a place like New York City ("You talkin' to me?!") it might get you clocked in the nose.<p>Brandon Stanton, the photographer behind the Humans of New York blog, has ignored that …

Then-and-Now Images of NYC Created by Blending in Vintage Crime Scene Photos

Then-and-now photos are always fascinating to see. Historical scenes come to life when blended into or placed side-by-side with modern-day …

A First-Person View of What It’s Like to Photograph Protests in Egypt

Want to experience what it feels like to be a photojournalist in the midst of the violent protests and clashes that have been occurring throughout …

The art of peeping: photography at the limits of privacy

"It's just plain creepy!" "This guy should be arrested." "He's a peeping Tom with a camera." "These people had an expectation of privacy in their own home that was invaded by the perv, I mean photographer."<p>The indignation that has greeted Arne Svenson's series of images, The Neighbors, on comment …

Marvelous Cat Photography

Despite being a dog person, I can't deny that cats can also be super cute. Actually, it's funny how most animals are so photogenic and can be such …

Deutsche Börse Photography Prize Given to Duo for First Time Ever

A pair of British artists has won the Deutsche Borse Photography Prize for a work that combines war images with text. It is the first time the …

We Forget Everything: A Film About the Preciousness of Photography

Here’s a great short film written and directed by Mumbai-based photographer Martin Prihoda that pays a touching tribute to photography. As he …

Q&A: Last Survivor of a Dramatic World War II Rescue

Harold Hayes was trapped in Nazi-occupied Albania with fellow medics and nurses.<p><b>Harold Hayes was only 21 years old in November 1943 when the transport plane he and 29 other Americans were traveling in crash-landed in Nazi-occupied Albania.</b><p>During their months-long ordeal, the group of men and women …

This Conceptual Instant Camera Spits Out Flipbook Animations

Here’s an interesting concept! Jiho Jang, a student, has come up with Polaroid-like instant camera, dubbed GIFTY, that captures short clips and …