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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 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 been documenting the…
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Stop Going It Alone: Why I Stopped Being a Photographer Hermit

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Image: Douglas Turney Editor's Note: This article was written by ASMP Connecticut Chapter Member Douglas Turney. Cross-posted from Fstoppers For many photographers, photography can be a solitary pursuit. Many of us run a single person business where the majority of our time is spent by ourselves. Sure there are times when we collaborate with clients, talent, and assistants, but this isn’t the same as socializing with our photography peers. I’ve been fortunate enough to find an…

For Their Latest Act, Inez and Vinoodh Pivot to Beauty

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Image © Inez & Vinoodh Editor's Note: Inez Van Lamsweerde is an ASMP Professional Member. Cross-posted from ELLE Inez van Lamsweerde and Vinoodh Matadin, the married Dutch photography team, have worked together for 32 years, shooting for every household name in luxury, from Gucci to Louis Vuitton to Saint Laurent. But it was only recently that they were handed their dream assignment. And, surprisingly, it wasn’t for a fashion brand. The duo was tapped by…

Time’s Witness: How Stephen Wilkes Captures Extraordinary Images of the Flow of Life

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Image © Stephen Wilkes Editor's Note: Stephen Wilkes is a current ASMP Professional Member. Cross-posted from Nikon USA The chances are good that however you think this picture was made, it wasn't. It's not a unique image—Stephen Wilkes has made over four dozen in locations around the world using more or less the same technique to more or less the same effect. But like the others, it is an exceptionally creative composite made by an…