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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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Weekend Reading 7.14.2017

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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. • An interview with former white house photographer Pete Souza. • Interested in photo contests? Here’s a listing of what you can enter this year. Though we recommend you always read the terms and conditions first to make sure you aren’t entering a rights grab.  •…

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Weekend Reading 6.30.2017

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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 Member Luke Copping. Colorized Footage is a Vivid Reminder that History Didn’t Happen in Black and White Delta Airlines Did $8,000 in Damage to My Camera Gear How I Worked Productively On a Year-Long Family Trip Around the World Renting Your First Office? What You Should Know About Leasing…

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Weekend Reading 6.23.2017

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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 Member Luke Copping. • Need shots of ordinary people doing ordinary things? Check out We Got That B-Roll. • How to grow your photography business when you don’t have any money.  • Due to a trend of people mistreating park lands for photos and video lately the National Parks…

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Weekend Reading 6.9.2017

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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 Member Luke Copping. • Capture One introduces a new styles module.  • Gatorade creates a water man using no CGI.  • Four productive things to do when you can’t use devices in flight.  • Avoid burnout by using the spoon theory of productivity.  • The Photographer’s Role by David…

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Weekend Reading 6.2.2017

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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 Member Luke Copping. • Thankfully, photography may be one job that is at a low risk for replacement by automation.  • If you don’t look at your old shit and cringe, you’re not growing. • Google has abandoned the Nik suite of photo editing tools. • Retronaut 1942 –…

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