When we talk about blockbuster movies with enormous casts, we often spend our time talking about the directors or the screenwriters or even the stunt coordinators, all of those people who help give the movie its distinct look and feel. Show More Summary
We know that Rogue One: A Star Wars Story went through some significant reshoots after the end of principal photography. Now, the editors who put the final film together have opened up about exactly what got added to make the movie what we saw in theaters.
Since the release of the "Star Wars" standalone movie, "Rogue One: A Star Wars Story," we have begun to realize how much tinkering was done to the movie not just in the reshoot phase but throughout principal photography. The most recent...Show More Summary
Every year has its share of war and bloodshed, chaos and tumult. Few in recent memory rival 2016. We've assembled some of the most iconic photography taken this year, and while not exhaustive, it is difficult to forget how difficult recent months have been for so many. There were modest victories and moments of triumph (Standing Rock). Show More Summary
The first of many dark ironies to emerge in the quietly devastating exhibition "Uprooted" at the Japanese American National Museum surfaces right near the entrance. A reproduction of a 1942 sugar company ad pictures an internment camp above an all-caps appeal that says, "You don't need to wait...
Earlier in 2016, Reuters' photography staff was awarded the Pulitzer Prize in the Breaking News Photography category, specifically for its coverage of migrant refugees fleeing the war in Syria. The incredibly talented team is stationed all over the world, documenting everything from the refugee crisis to the beauty of the Northern Lights. Show More Summary
The Drone War comes to US soil in the work of documentary photographer Tomas Van Houtryve.
Look at the photograph below. What an unreal, alien animal! It could be right out of one of the many upcoming Star Wars sequels. You just don’t see creatures like that in your everyday life. It’s a sea slug (to be scientifically precise:...Show More Summary
World War I was notable for being the first major war documented with motion pictures, but still photography still played an important role. The Great War just published this interesting video exploring the role of British war photographer, Ernest Brooks. Show More Summary
Judging from Peter Parker’s brief appearance in Captain America: Civil War, it seems like the Marvel Studios/Sony Pictures experiment is shaping up to be a success. Spider-Man: Homecoming just completed principal photography and won’t hit theaters until Summer 2017, but a sequel is reportedly already in the works. Show More Summary
How far to go in terms of gore and shock value when covering conflict? Capturing violence on camera was hotly debated on the fringes of Bayeux, a major French photography festival. Seasoned photographers discussed where to draw the line...Show More Summary
David Conover was born in Missouri, June 26, 1919. Near the end of the Second World War he was in California and studied photography. He was an army photographer then assigned to the 1st Motion Picture Unit. The base was familiarly know as Fort Roach since it was house in The Hal Roach Studio in Culver City, California. Show More Summary
The eighth episode of the Star Wars saga is just over one year away and principal photography for the movie has concluded, but there’s still plenty of work left for the film, including shooting some of the characters. Yes, Maz Kanata...Show More Summary
Photo: Mark Robinson Photography/Matchroom Boxing WBC lightweight champion in recess Jorge “El Nino de Oro” Linares (40-3, 27 KOs) has promised to bring war against reigning WBA lightweight king Anthony “Million Dollar” Crolla (31-4-3, 13 KOs) at the Manchester Arena … Continue reading ? The post Linares ready to take on Crolla appeared first on Boxing News.
Tumblr—the internet’s preferred space for fandoms and emotional self-flagellation—is undergoing a particularly bizarre moderation crisis. While Facebook struggles with war photography and police brutality and Twitter makes limp attempts to boot trolls , Tumblr appears to be removing totally innocuous videos of pets and children. Read more...
Why do some war images, like the one of Syrian boy Omran Daqneesh, resonate more than others? Plus, Ecuador's media law.
Principal photography has concluded on Star Wars: Episode VIII, with post-production work like Rian Johnson’s editing and John Williams’ scoring sessions officially underway. However, series star Daisey Ridley has hinted that fans may...Show More Summary
Star Wars 8 wrapped filming last month in spectacular fashion, bringing to a close the principal photography portion on one of the most anticipated movies since
It was just a few weeks ago – July 22 to be precise – that principal photography on Star Wars Episode VIII wrapped. The Rian Johnson film is the eagerly anticipated follow-up to Star Wars: The Force Awakens, one that will hopefully cast light on Rey’s origins, how Kylo Ren turned to the Dark Side, […]
Vladimir, my father’s older brother, developed a passion for photography in unconventional circumstances. Having survived polio, which he caught during World War II, Vladimir suddenly couldn’t move. The disease had ravaged his muscles, leaving him crippled, and while he couldn’t join other children playing, he observed their games from his chair. Then a neighbor, a military […]