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Inside ‘Chernobyl:’ How the TV Show’s Atmospheric Sets Were Created

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Editor's Note: HBO production designer Luke Hull was influenced by the Chernobyl images taken by ASMP Professional Member Gerd Ludwig. See all of the Chernobyl-related stories and photos posted on Ludwig's website. Cross-posted from The Spaces New television series Chernobyl tells the story of the 1986 nuclear disaster that occurred in Ukraine, then part of the former Soviet Union, and its devastating human cost. The five-part HBO and Sky UK series has been a huge hit, hooking audiences with stories…

How News Photographs Can Affect Public Opinion

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Editor's Note: Photographer David Hume Kennerly is an ASMP Professional Member. Cross-posted from NPR Heard on All Things Considered A photograph of two migrants drowned in the Rio Grande River captured national attention. NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with photographer David Hume Kennerly about the power of a news photograph. ARI SHAPIRO, HOST: Sometimes a news photograph captures a story in a way that rises above the noise of daily headlines. The Associated Press published one such photo…

Mick Rock: Capturing Ziggy Stardust

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Image © Mick Rock Editor's Note: Mick Rock is an ASMP Professional Member. Cross-posted from The Beijinger Thirty-six years after releasing his smash hit “China Girl,” the late great David Bowie now stars in a high profile photo exhibit in the Chinese capital. The pictures were taken by Mick Rock, who Bowie named his personal photographer during his '70s heyday. After snapping famed photos of the star British singer in the studio, at home, and…

Lynn Goldsmith: Rock and Roll Exhibit at SF Art Exchange

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Editor's Note: Lynn Goldsmith is an ASMP Life Member. Listen to the ASMP Experts & Masters Podcast with Lynn Goldsmith. Cross-posted from KRON San Francisco Lynn Goldsmith has photographed some of Rock and Roll's biggest stars. From Bob Dylan to Aretha Franklin, from The Rolling Stones to James Brown, Lynn has worked with them all. Goldsmith sat down with KRON 4's Marty Gonzalez to talk about her career. Read more