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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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Weekend Reading 5.26.2017

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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. The unpredictable freelance life: expecting the unexpected What Photographers Need to Know about Public Domain Images and Stock Photography DJI Intros Spark, Its Smallest, Cheapest Flying Camera Yet Instagram generates 3X the engagement for brands as Facebook John Maeda on creative  leadership Change Your Strategy?  First…

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