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Appeals Court Reinstates First Amendment Claim Against Border Patrol

Affirming the right of citizens to photograph law enforcement activities, the US Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has reinstated a claim by …

Judiciary

Object of Desire: HP DesignJet Z9+ Wide-Format Inkjet Printer

HP’s newest wide-format inkjet printer is 2.5 times faster than its predecessor, allowing you to crank out prints at up to 600 square feet an hour. …

Inkjet Printers

Once Upon a Time in the City of Mumbai

In <i>The Red Cat and Other Stories</i>, Ritesh Uttamchandani chronicles his hometown, Mumbai, India, a city he describes as “addictive like a bad drug.” The …

Mumbai

Hasselblad Launches XV Lens Adapter for X1D-50c Medium Format Camera

Owners of Hasselblad’s X1D-50c mirrorless medium format camera will now have access to over 60 V-series lenses thanks to a new XV lens adapter.<p>The …

Cameras

Four Artists Picture Mental Illness

From August 18-September 25, four artists looking at mental illness will be featured at the Davis Orton Gallery in New York. In <i>Picturing Mental</i> …

Mental Health

Cactus Readies RQ250 Compact TTL Monolight

Cactus is launching a compact, battery-powered strobe that offers TTL metering for eight different camera brands and a robust battery life of 520 …

Batteries

How Artists Create Opportunities with Alternative Exhibition Spaces

Exhibition opportunities at commercial galleries, museums and nonprofit arts institutions are difficult to come by for the majority of artists. Both …

Living Rooms

Thirty Years of Post-War Vietnam

William E. Crawford was one of the first Western photographers to gain access to Hanoi after the Vietnam War ended in 1985. Since then, Crawford has …

Vietnam

How I Got That Grant: IWMF’s Fund for Women Journalists Grant

Since 2015, the International Women’s Media Foundation has been awarding two dozen grants per year, averaging nearly $10,000 each, to women …

Journalism

How a Fine-Art Photographer Builds Relationships with Collectors and Curators | PDN Online

In our recent interviews with photo collectors for our story “What (and How) Photography Collectors Buy Now,” one long-time collector noted that …

National Portrait Gallery

Object of Desire: Tenba Cooper Backpack | PDN Online

Tenba’s Cooper family of sharply styled photo bags has grown by two new backpacks. The new Cooper bags feature a split design with a bottom …

Camping

Women in Photography: 1839 – Present

The George Eastman Museum is home to one of the most comprehensive collections of photography in the world. The holdings include objects ranging in …

Art

A Tapestry of Found Photographs

In the series “O.P.P.,” which stand for “Other People’s Photography,” Heather Oelklaus weaves together found photographs from US Army wives’ …

Art Photography

Object of Desire: DJI Phantom 4 Pro 2.0

After setting an aggressive pace for product introductions, DJI’s latest drone is a more modest iteration of the Phantom family.<p>The Phantom 4 Pro 2.0 …

Drones

What (and How) Photography Collectors Buy Now

There are more ways to buy fine-art photographic prints than ever before, including a variety of online marketplaces. We asked five collectors about …

Art

Multitude, Solitude: The Photographs of Dave Heath

Dave Heath’s photographs conjure feelings of alienation and a desire for human connection. <i>Multitude, Solitude</i>, on view at the Amon Carter Museum of …

Art

Getty Taps AI to Aid Photo Editors

Ringo Starr got by with a little help from his friends, but the photo editor of the future may get by with a little help from AI.<p>Getty Images is …

Artificial Intelligence

Tamron Intros 17-35mm F/2.8-4 Di OSD, A Compact Wide-Angle Zoom

Hailing it as the “smallest and lightest” wide-angle zoom lens in its class, Tamron’s new 17-35mm F/2.8-4 Di OSD (Model A037) full frame DSLR lens …

Cameras

New Images of Venice Beach by Dotan Saguy

Venice Beach is a throwback to simpler, gentler times. A cultural icon, Venice is the birthplace of modern skateboarding. Arnold Schwarzenegger …

Los Angeles

A Flash of 1970s South Side Chicago

<i>Light: On the South Side,</i> an exhibition opening today at Blue Sky Gallery, features vintage gelatin silver prints taken by the late American …

Photojournalism

Selling Prints Through Art Consultants

At the intersection of fine-art and stock photography—picture a two-circle Venn diagram—art consultants and interior designers are sourcing …

Selling

A Bird’s-Eye View of Louisiana’s Disappearing Wetlands

<i>Bayou’s End</i>, an exhibition of photographs by Ben Depp, shows the rapidly changing landscape of Southern Louisiana from above. Louisiana’s wetlands …

Photography

Fadi BouKaram on How to Shoot Better Street Photography

In this excerpt from The Candid Frame podcast, Lebanese photographer Fadi BouKaram, a founding member of Observe Collective, explains how he trained …

Street Photography

Cutting and Crumpling to Transform the Photograph

This year’s summer exhibition at Yancey Richardson brings together a group of artists who explore the inventive ways in which the photographic print …

Photographers

Joel Meyerowitz on What He Learned About Street Photography From Garry Winogrand

When we asked photographers to define “street photography,” they cited the work of several photographers as examples: Helen Levitt, Eugène Atget, …

Street Photography

Big Beat

There is a lot to study in <i>The Beat Scene</i>, the new book that gathers Magnum photographer Burt Glinn’s images of Beatnik culture in the years 1957-60. …

San Francisco

Politico’s Creative Director on Using Photography to Deliver Political News

Janet Michaud, the creative director for <i>Politico</i>, has for more than 20 years been an art director and design director at news publications including</i> …

Bitcoin Mining

Eddie Adams Workshop Announces New Sexual Harassment Reporting Policy

The organizers of the Eddie Adams Workshop (EAW) today announced they will work with anti-harassment experts and others to institute more safeguards …

Sexual Harassment

Would-be Heirs Petition Again for Rights to Vivian Maier Estate

Petitioners claiming to be the legal heirs of photographer Vivian Maier are once again back in court, this time with 300 pages of genealogical …

Videography

Fujifilm X-T100 Review

<i>PDN is a member of the Technical Image Press Association which has contracted with Image Engineering to perform detailed lab tests of digital</i> …

Cameras