ASMP — American Society of Media Photographers


Photo courtesy ASMP member Luke Copping

Screenshot of article posted at The New York Times

The Hands of Labor

By Strictly Business BlogNo Comments

Cross-posted from The New York Times. [Photographs by Damon Winter, Text by Binyamin Appelbaum] Helen “Keller said hands were more honest than faces: We may compose our faces, but our hands speak open and unconscious truths. Keller could feel the differences others see, as between the soft, lacquer-tipped hands of a banker and the rough, oil-stained hands of a mechanic. But she found deeper manifestations of character in the movement of hands. ‘I have clasped…

Read More

Weekend Reading 9.17.2020

By Weekend ReadingNo Comments

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. Audi Apologizes for Ad Photo Showing Little Girl Holding Banana Monkey Steals Guy’s Phone, ‘Takes’ A Bunch Of Selfies, Also Manages To Get One ‘Artistic’ Shot 5 Reasons Why Less Gear Will Help You Be a Better Photographer 55 Infuriating ‘Choosing Beggars’ Who Think They Deserve…

Read More

CASE Act-ion: Join the Fall 2020 Senate Clicks Campaign!

By Advocacy, CopyrightNo Comments
Image: September 15 Update: A final Senate vote on the CASE Act may be happening soon and we want to have a majority of Senators on board as co-sponsors when that vote hits the Senate floor. So, the Fall 2020 CASE Act-ion is to contact ALL Senators who are not currently co-sponsors and urge them to support the CASE Act today. And we make it very easy to do so with the ONE CLICK...
Read More

CoStar Group Hiring 80 Architectural Photographers in US

By Member Opportunities, Strictly Business BlogNo Comments

The CoStar Group is hiring 80 architectural photographers across the United States. See the listings here: Hiring Architectural Photographers About CoStar Group Starting our fourth decade, CoStar Group has more than 80 offices in the United States, Canada and Europe. In 2017, CoStar was named to Fortune Magazine’s 100 Fastest Growing Companies, Forbes’ World’s Most Innovative Growth Company and Forbes’ Fast Tech 25.  

Read More
Screenshot of video posted on Fstoppers

A Great App for Sharing Your Camera Settings on Social Media

By Strictly Business Blog, TechnologyNo Comments

Cross-posted from Fstoppers [by Alex Ventura] Sharing your work on social media, you may come across a few people who ask “what are your camera settings for this shot” or something similar. There are even a few groups on Facebook that have this as a requirement to post your work. There are a few different ways you can do this, but here’s an app that makes it easy. First of all, I am in no…

Read More
Screenshot of video posted on

VIDEO: Nature, Folklore, and Serendipitous Photo Collaborations

By Strictly Business BlogNo Comments

Cross-posted from TED. “Inspired by Nordic folklore, artists Karoline Hjorth and Riitta Ikonen collaborate with local elders — farmers, fishermen, cosmologists and more — to create richly imaginative portraits that explore humanity’s connection to nature. Discover their serendipitous artistic practice as they share a selection of fantastical imagery where nature and myth intersect to awaken a sense of wonder.” VIDEO: Nature, folklore, and serendipitous photo collaborations

Read More

Connect with ASMP on Social Media


Send your news and comments to — we want to hear from you!