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ASMP Update Week Ending 6.18.2021

By ASMP Newsletter, Strictly Business BlogNo Comments

ASMP Weekly Update Table of Contents Member Spotlight: Pete Souza Selected as IPHF Class of 2021 Inductee Bookshelf: Stefan Falke’s New Book – Keep Going New York!! Industry: IPHF Announces Class of 2021 Inductees Tech: What’s New in the Tech World? Resources: ASMP Paperwork Share Benefits: Stay Organized with Project Prescription Forums Events NewsFeed Weekend Reading  

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Pete Souza Named International Photography Hall of Fame Class of 2021 Inductee

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Congratulations to ASMP Member Pete Souza on his selection as International Photography Hall of Fame Class of 2021 inductee. His incredible collection of work speaks for itself. A best-selling author, speaker and freelance photographer based in Madison, Wisconsin. He is best known for his tenure as the Chief Official White House Photographer for President Obama. His book, Obama: An Intimate Portrait debuted at #1 on the New York Times best-sellers list and is one of...
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Stefan Falke’s New Book – Keep Going New York!!

By ASMP Bookshelf, Strictly Business BlogNo Comments
About the Book In his new book, Keep Going New York!!, New York City photographer Stefan Falke focuses on the resilience of his fellow New Yorkers, on moments of normalcy under exceptional circumstances during the pandemic in 2020. The positive attitude in these stunning photographs of his chosen hometown show New Yorkers doing what they always do: They keep going!! Photographs from this book were awarded 2nd place for series by the American Society of Media...
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Tech Talk – Week of 6.13.2021

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Tech Talk. A newsfeed to inform discussion and instigate action. Technology impacts every aspect of our personal and business lives, and the world of visual creators has been especially impacted by the innovation and inventions of the digital age. To assist our members with staying informed about the latest advancements in the world of photography as well as other related arenas, we will be bringing you tech news each week that may serve to advance...
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Congratulations to All 2021 Graduates

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ASMP would like to take this opportunity to congratulate all 2021 graduates, and wish you much success in all of your future endeavors. Kudos also to educators and families who supported students during this unprecedented past year of learning with your abilities to maneuver the many obstacles presented by the pandemic to provide strong foundations for learning in these difficult times. Your actions appear to have generated many innovative ways to assist learners in achieving...
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Ready for Research: Newsmaker Photos by Bernard Gotfryd

By ASMP Legends, Strictly Business BlogNo Comments

Editor’s Note: Bernard Gotfryd joined ASMP in 1965, and was a Life Member at his passing in 2016. Cross-posted from [by Barbara Orbach Natanson] The following is a guest post by Anne Mitchell, Senior Cataloging Specialist, Prints and Photographs Division.   Interested in news-worthy people and events from the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s? Get ready to explore the work of photographer Bernard Gotfryd, who donated his work to the Library of Congress. Copyright restrictions…

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Webinar: Video Licensing Foundations

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Many photographers capture both stills and motion for clients, and in many cases, the video captured should have different licensing provisions. But it is all too easy to simply not use the right language when licensing your video work. In this webinar, ASMP General Counsel and Head of National Content and Education Thomas Maddrey will go over the most important things to consider and include in your contracts and licensing agreements for a pure motion...
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