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Weekend Reading 10.13.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • How your fears can work FOR you. • Action’s won’t do it and it is up to you.  • 5 Things you can do instead of “picking my brain.”  • The art of avoiding assholes. • Unseen images from a legendary ASMP member.  • The…

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Weekend Reading 9.22.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • The about page of every digital marketing agency ever.  • Is the freelance economy getting more cliquey? • Pricing and negotiating a lifestyle shoot.  • When magazines dump iconic images for cheaper alternatives. • If you can’t afford a therapist try these online mental health…

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Weekend Reading 9.15.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Is blockchain technology the next step in copyright protection? companies like ImageRights are banking on it. • A bunch of high level magazine editors are resigning and people are starting to speculate on why. • Skate? Love film? you NEED to get one of these…

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Weekend Reading 9.1.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • This generic millennial ad illustrates everything wrong with how brands market to young people. • The Daily Edit with Outside Magazine.  • A Japanese photographer is making amazing images of vacuum sealed people.  • Protect your online privacy (especially if you are a journalist) with…

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Weekend Reading 8.25.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Who shot it better: Idris Elba Edition.  • Stop comparing yourself to other photographers.  • The most counterintuitive advice of successful CEO’s. • Fleeting Truths: Thoughts on portrait photography. • New Google algorithm removes water marks from photos automatically, development team suggests you should start…

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Weekend Reading 8.18.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Developing your own editing style and artistic vision on Instagram. • Mark Peterson: Photographing the hate in Charlottesville up close. • Defusing confrontations in street photography. • You are not your fear.  • Learning from the masters: Filmmaker Andrei Tarkovsky • Mike Perry: Stop censoring…

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Weekend Reading 8.11.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • What ever happened to all the funny ads? • It’s not just you: Super successful people who suffer from imposter syndrome.  • How to persuade people without intimidating them.  • These email bad habits are why no one gets back to you on time.  •…

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Weekend Reading 8.4.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Wedding photographers wins $1.08 Million in defamation lawsuit.  • What you can learn about filmmaking from Akira Kurosawa. • The best Instagram hashtags for street photographers. • Pricing stills and video for a pharma company.  • A photographer’s copyright suit has mixed results.  • Are…

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Weekend Reading 7.28.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • Your long read for the weekend: 170 years of food photography, an in depth. • What selfies turn sacrilegious. • How the late George Romero gave birth to underdog cinema.  • NPPA has added an anti-harassment clause to their code of ethics.  • Popular Instagram…

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Weekend Reading 7.21.2017

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Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup curated by ASMP National Board Chair Luke Copping. • It’s official, Bowens is no more. • Why camera companies want you to be dissatisfied with your gear.  • Be careful out there! A photographer was recently robbed and killed while working in San Francisco. • What the photo editor of VanityFair.com wants. • On…

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