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Weekend Reading 2.24.2017

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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. • Since getting a little more sleep is one of the best things you can do for your productivity, here is how you can ensure an earlier bedtime by making a deal with yourself.  • How food photography is lying to you.  • How an erotic Star Wars dream…

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Weekend Reading 2.17.2017

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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. • How to avoid becoming a scary isolated hermit when you work at home.  • Cultural appropriation and fetishization in contemporary fashion photography. • How much should photographers charge in 2017? Rosh Sillars has some thoughts to share. • How to run a studio with your…

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Weekend Reading 2.10.2017

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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. • From Chase Jarvis – How to network when you are an introvert.  •The power of rituals and why they calm them mind. • The science of cold showers.  • Need to brush up on your social media skills? Buffer has just opened their own social…

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Weekend Reading 2.3.2017

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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. • Introducing the world’s most environmentally friendly instant camera.  • How standup comedy taught Caterina Kostoula that approval is overrated.  • Former White House photographer Pete Souza is still working for the American Public. • What really wins you an estimate. • What happens when you…

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Weekend Reading 1.27.2017

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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. •500px has teamed with Adobe Stock to roll out a new directory service to link their members with art buyers and other potential clients. But is this just an extension of the already controversial “photography on demand” trend? •29 remarkable images from last week’s women’s march…

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Weekend Reading 1.20.2017

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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. •VSCO has closed their New York Offices. •Pricing and negotiation – Shooting abroad for a custom publication.  • How Isaac Asimov avoided getting stuck at work. • Fake photos being used in fake news. • For the architecture fans out there – The Brutalist Coloring Book.

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Weekend Reading 1.6.2017

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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. • I love the look of newsprint promos, and newspaper club is hosting a roundup of some of the year’s best. • Why you should drop that year long photography project you are thinking about starting. • A great guide on finding your vision from Agency…

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Weekend Reading 12.2.2016

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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. •Why are photographers giving away their work to free stock sites ? (The article is good, but the real meat of this one is in the comments) •Phase One releases Capture One Pro  • Why is narrative such a tough concept for young photographers to master?…

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Weekend Reading 11.25.2016

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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. • Five types of clients to dump so you can make your business stronger. • Five exercises to help you debunk your fears of failure.  • Be unapologetic in what you want as a business owner. • All the Black Friday photography deals you need to know…

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Weekend Reading 11.18.2016

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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. • Macphun takes a run at Lightroom and CaptureOne with their new editing suite Luminar. • Four email subject lines that will make everyone hate you.  • Election aside, there are and will continue to be very real issues facing the photographic community regarding copyright modernization,…

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