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Questions with an Educator: Rachel Wolf

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This week’s Questions with an Educator features Rachel Wolf. Rachel is a Portland, OR based photographer specializing in camera-less photography, and alternative/antique processes. To create her camera-less photography, she directly exposes photographic paper to chemicals and light. These primary photographic elements become the tools, subjects, and direct chemical processes that create the image. She is also a founding member of FO(u)RT Collective and deiWolf Studio. Here, she provides more details about her unique, camera-less photography, the main lessons…

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Tips for Lighting on Location

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Editor’s Note: Stuart Hughes presents tips from eight photographers on lighting in various locations. Cross-post from pdnonline.com [by Holly Stuart Hughes] Versatile Lighting for a Fitness Shoot with Gigi Hadid Photographer/director Monica May shoots a variety of subjects in different styles, and notes, “I don’t have a ‘go-to’ lighting setup, since a lot of what I shoot is inspired by the creative, the location.” On a Reebok shoot with model and Reebok spokesperson Gigi Hadid,…

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You Delight Up My Life: Make Yourself Memorable to Your Clients

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Cross-posted from Freelancers Union [by Michael Katz] If you buy a hot dog at a ball game, there’s not much surprise in the outcome (hopefully). You pay your money, you get your food, all done. When you buy a professional service, on the other hand, it’s more complicated. With things like executive coaching, or financial advice, or management consulting, there are many more unknowns. Your clients are making a best guess, but they don’t really…

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ASMP Update Week Ending 10.12.2018

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ASMP Weekly Update Strictly Business: ASMP Partner to Create GS1 Standards Photography… Contests: Best of ASMP 2018 Contest Details Page Member Offer: Don’t Miss out! Display Work on Times Square Billboards! Member Spotlight: John Davidson’s Women Who Tech Are Dangerous Project Membership: Renew Your 2019 Membership in October and Save! Find a Photographer/Find an Assistant Events Annual Meeting PhotoPlus Expo 2018 Opportunities Forums Weekend Reading Current News

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10 Iconic Photographers Who Immortalized the City Streets

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Cross-posted from artsy.net [by Alina Cohen] Editor’s Note: Street photography is having a resurgence, but it never really went anywhere, and goes back to the origins of the art.   The variations are endless, including fine art, photojournalism, and something in between.  Here’s an article about ten of the best, from the online magazine, Artsy. Street photographers remind us that history isn’t just composed of monumental events, celebrities, and politicians, but of people like us. They capture…

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