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By Re Casper | In association with StreetPX, a Photography Podcast. A digital mashup of articles discovered on the photographic study of the human condition. Street photography, Documentary photography and Photojournalism. www.StreetPX.com

EP38 - Street Photography and Homelessness with Jean-Benoit Levy, Matthew Gerry, TJ Johnston

Today on StreetPX, we have a full house, as Visual Artist Jean-Benoit Levy, Matthew Gerring from StreetSheet and TJ Johnston from the Coalition on …

San Francisco

New York Times is More than Doubling Its Day Rate for Photographers: Report

In the <i>New York Times</i> 2020 Report about the future of the journalism at the <i>Times</i>, the paper put this point first: <b>“The report needs to become more</b> …

Journalism

Subway • Bruce Davidson

Bruce Davidson | Subway New York City, USA. 1980. © Bruce Davidson | Magnum Photos<p>Since the ground was broken, New York City’s subway system has been …

Street Photography

StreetPX is LIVE at Streetfoto 2017 – StreetFoto

StreetPX is coming to Streetfoto 2017!<p>Today, we are excited to announce the addition of <b>StreetPX</b> to the festival.<p>Mark your calendars and join our SPX …

California

Gritty Street Photos of Tokyo in the 70s and 80s - Vice

<i>All photos by Masatoshi Naito, courtesy of Super Labo.</i><p>Masatoshi Naito is an acclaimed Japanese photographer whose work has been exhibited internationally since the 60s at places like the MoMA and the Barbican. While he's often known for <i>Ba Ba Bakuhatsu (Grandma Explosion)</i> , a project documenting …

Japan

StreetFoto – StreetFoto San Francisco. An international street photography festival.

Street Photographers are coming to San Francisco<p>June 5-11, 2017<p>JUST CONFIRMED: BRUCE GILDEN MAGNUM WORKSHOP!<p>StreetFoto San Francisco is gearing up …

This Photographer Is Documenting Survivors Of Gun Violence In The U.S.

In her bold new book, SHOT, Kathy Shorr puts human faces at the center of a contentious issue.<p>In 2015 alone, the national homicide rate in the United …

Guns

EP37 - Stealing Moments with Your Eyes - Interview with Pedro Lange Churión

Documentarian and professor, Pedro Lange Churión, joins StreetPX today to discuss his craft, his inspirations and his large-format photography …

Theodor W. Adorno

The week's best photojournalism

People gather around a dead humpback whale that washed up on a beach in New York. | (<i>REUTERS/Lucas Jackson</i>)<p>A mass marriage ceremony in Bhopal, India. …

Cyclone Debbie

Untethered: Two photographic series, made fifty years apart, that explore adolescence

Has anything really changed for teenagers since the 1970s? Have five decades made any impact on the way young people are, and how they see the world? …

Art

Voyeuristic street photography series documents everyday life in Israel

I believe that street photography is one of the best ways of portraying the true collective spirit of a place. After all, people make a place what it …

Street Photography

Check out the incredible cultural diversity of Ethiopia in this beautiful photo essay.

When in Ethiopia, say “<i>salaamno</i>“, smile widely, and be prepared to be welcomed with open arms and hearts by the people of this beautiful country. …

Travel

The Death of Digital Photography as We Know It

As camera makers struggle to innovate, consumers are finding little need to upgrade. The market is slowing to the point of inertia—manufacturers need …

Cameras

Garry Winogrand: All Things are Photographable

Decades before digital technology transformed how we make and see pictures, American photographer Garry Winogrand made hundreds of thousands of them …

“Don’t Blink – Robert Frank” — a documentary on the photographer

“I hate to be photographed. I can’t stand to be pinned in front of a camera. I do that to people, I don’t like it done to me,” photographer Robert …

The Fujifilm X Pro 2 and Fujifilm X-T2 Are Getting Massive Updates

One of the absolute best things that every Fujifilm X Pro 2 and Fujifilm X-T2 owner can say about their camera is that with every firmware update, it …

Cameras

Ali Choudhry's Portraits Convey Edgy Characters in Everyday People

<i>All images by Ali Choudhry. Used with permission.</i><p>“I started photography about 7 years ago when my partner gifted me a camera for Christmas.” …

Street Photography

Martin Parr's outstanding contribution to photography - in pictures

Martin Parr is the winner of the outstanding contribution to photography prize at the 2017 Sony World Photography awards. Parr is being recognised for the impact he has had over more than 40 years both on photography as a medium, and on photographers. A special presentation of his work will be …

Street Photography

The Outsider

“The Outsider” is a photographic record of my personal journey through Mongolia in 2014 and 2015. A need for spaciousness, providence and traditional living led me to pick out a dot on a map and travel to that location without a concrete plan.<p>It can be a transformative experience to refrain from …

Little Aral Sea Dreams

It all started at the end of the 1960s. The Soviets, under the direction of Stalin’s frighteningly titled “Great Plan for the Transformation of Nature,” decided to divert the water from two rivers—the Amou-Daria and Syr-Daria—which had long fed into the Aral Sea. Their goal was to draw this water …

Basterland: Namibia’s In-Between Community

<i>Rehoboth is an isolated town deep in the Kalahari Desert of Namibia. A fascinating community of people bearing the name “Rehoboth Basters” have been living there for about 140 years. The name Baster (Afrikaans for German bastards) may seem a little pejorative, but the Baster community gave it to</i> …

Archivo Muerto

Since the mid-90s, Colombia has struggled mightily to shed its reputation as one of the world’s most violent countries. While the crime rate (and homicide rate, in particular) have gone down over the past two decades, this violent history still remains etched in the minds of Colombia’s …

Is Street Photography Killing Itself?

Is the most egalitarian form of photography, ‘street photography’, being destroyed by its own popularity? Is such a thing even possible? I won’t …

iPhone photog shoots gritty street scenes ‘from the hip’

Scott Strazzante may have named his upcoming coffee table book of iPhone photos, <i>Shooting from the Hip</i>, for the way he holds his camera near his waistline to surreptitiously photograph people.<p>But the title is also apt because his love for shooting with the iPhone began with an itchy trigger …

Refugee Odyssey to Europe

I started photographing the odyssey of refugees coming to Europe in the summer of 2015. People fleeing from war and bad economic situations in their home countries attempt the journey in a myriad of ways—many of them travel to the Greek islands, eventually find their way to the mainland, and then …

EP35 - Living in an Invisible Country - Interview with Photographer TC Lin

Dialing in from Taipei, Taiwan and 16 hours into the future, we have TC Lin in the studio, dropping a fantastic discussion on our crew.<p>TC Lin is a …

We Can't Stop Looking at These Unforgettable Images of the Black Panthers

For the 50th anniversary of the Black Panther Party, two exceptional new books take on the legacy and history of one of the most powerful and …

Black History