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22 Questions that ‘Complicate the Narrative’

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Cross-posted from The Whole Story.  [by Solutions Journalism].  At some point, every photographer will have to ask questions of a subject or client that might be awkward, or just a way to uncover valuable information.  Journalists and photojournalists do this all the time, and there are a range of techniques that are valuable for anyone. 22 Questions that ‘Complicate the Narrative’

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Questions With a Pro: Jeremy Ruzich

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This week’s Questions with a Pro features, Jeremy Ruzich. Jeremy is a Kansas City-based photographer, artist, poet, and filmmaker who works to tell the stories of nonprofit organizations, small grassroots groups, churches, schools, and other groups that have a desire to get their stories out there. He keeps the viewer in mind when creating, which highly influences how he ends up approaching his work. Here, Jeremy details how he ended up specializing in non-profits, where he typically…

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ASMP Update Week Ending 02.15.2019

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ASMP Weekly Update Table of Contents President’s Tweet Using Iranian Photographer’s Protest… Advocacy: ASMP Joins Coalition to Oppose Controlled Digital Lending Contests: 2018 Faces First Place Winner Profile: Carlos Alejandro Webinars: ASMP Legal Talk: Legacy Series – Part 2 Questions with an Educator: Thomas Werner Technology: Low Lighting Photography Intro with Zach Dobson Find a Photographer/Find an Assistant Events Forums Podcasts Weekend Reading Current News

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Doug Menuez: The Fearless Genius Project

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Editor’s Note: Doug Menuez is an ASMP Professional Member. Also, Doug was the first guest on the ASMP Experts & Masters Podcast Series. Listen to it here: Episode 1: Doug Menuez. Cross-posted from Digital Photo Pro [by David Schloss] In the mid-1980s, photographer Doug Menuez was looking for something hopeful at which to point his lens. Then in his mid-20s, Menuez was a burgeoning photojournalist covering some of the darkest subjects of the times. He had…

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Weekend Reading 2.14.2019

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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 of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Director Frank Rocco. A Look Back On the French Capital Nearly 100 Years Ago Through The Lens Of Photographer Jean Pierre Yves-Petit Looking for a Career Boost? What Creative Coaches Want You to Know Presenting Your Creative Vision Photographing The Art of Nature and The Transformative Power of Seeing…

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ASMP Legal Talk: Legacy Series – Part 2

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  Join ASMP Legal Advisor and Seattle Attorney, Nathan Hoerschelmann, in upcoming ASMP Legal Talk Legacy Series – Part 2 on Thursday, February 28th @ 12:00pmPT/3:00pmET. As part of our ASMP Legal Talk Legacy Series, an important consideration for photographers is what will happen to their work after they pass.  Basic estate planning, including protecting your legacy by way of trust, distribution to heirs or giving to another designees, will be discussed.  This is important for every creative….

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