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How Much Camera Do You Really Need?

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Editor’s Note: This article was written by ASMP Connecticut Chapter Member Douglas Turney. Cross-posted from Fstoppers Are you looking to buy a new camera this year? Perhaps you are hoping that the holiday season will bring you a fantastic new camera as a gift. I bet you already know which camera you would like to have next. But what is wrong with your current camera? I’m no different than almost any other photographer; I like new…

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Tune In to ASMP Experts & Masters Podcast Episode #24: Pete Souza and Tom Kennedy

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Episode #24: Pete Souza ASMP member photographer, and past Chief White House photographer to President Barack Obama, Pete Souza, speaks with ASMP Executive Director Tom Kennedy.   Pete went to K-State where he started his photography journey with the school’s newspaper. After quite a journey, he found himself as the White House photographer for both President Ronald Reagan and President Barack Obama. In this episode, Tom and Pete talk about Pete’s time at the school…

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ASMP Update Week Ending 11.08.2019

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Weekly Update Table of Contents Renew in November and Save! Advocacy: Contact Your Senators Today! Let’s Get the CASE Act Passed! Webinars: Tech Talk with Mark Fitzgerald: Going Mobile with Lightroom Legal Clinic #2: How to Write an Effective Licensing Agreement Contests: BEST OF 2019 Jurists Announced Style Profile: 2019 Style First Place Winner Profile – Angela So Industry Partner: Participate in Keypoint Intelligence-InfoTrends Survey Benefits: Reminder Open Enrollment for Healthcare Insurance Closes December 15,…

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Weekend Reading 11.7.2019

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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. Why photograph when every picture has already been made? Adobe Wants to Help Authenticate Your Photos. What Should Photographers Think? Exclusive: Photoshop 2020, the age of the machine Shooting and Converting Color Landscape Photos Into Stunning Black and White Auction : Ader / Antoine Romand – Photographs…

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Why Photographers Are Getting More And More Work From Production Companies

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Cross-posted from PDN. [By David Walker] “Photographers are getting more and more work from production companies, as brands seek fast, economical ways to source photography and video for social media. Before the age of social media, advertising agencies doled out most of the advertising photography assignments. Now, video production companies are hiring a lot of photographers and photographer/directors on behalf of a wide range of clients, from emerging brands to Fortune 100 companies. Those clients…

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