Clars Auction Gallery?s January 14 and 15, 2017 was highlighted by the exceptional prices achieved on the significant collection of photography offered, a new world auction record was set for Chiura Obata and a Chinese painting of a censer soars to an unbelievable sale price of over $20,000. Show More Summary
?????? ?? ????????????? ?????????????????????? ????????? – ?????? ? ????????? ? ???? ????? ?????????? ??????. (Russia, Dagestan) #exploringdagestan A photo posted by Shapiev Magomed (@photo_shapiev) on Jan 16, 2017 at 6:38am PST When a country or region is associated with war and conflicts, it’s difficult to change the public opinion. Show More Summary
by Jonathan Blaustein In Wednesday’s New York Times, Thomas Friedman, the highly opinionated columnist, imagined a world in which Donald Trump tweeted nice things. Inspiring things. Positive things. Mr. Friedman wrote tweets, seemingly from a parallel universe, in which Mr. Trump, who will be inaugurated today, worked hard to win over skeptics. He fake-tweeted, (in […]
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By now you’ve probably seen plenty of badly lit selfies, incomprehensible action shots, and ill-conceived family photos by now. So we can all agree that the majority of the shutter-happy world could use some basic photography skills — stat. Show More Summary
Image Source: POPSUGAR Photography / Kathryna Hancock There are few things that the majority of the world universally really wants. Sure, we all want to reach a measure of success and happiness, and we all want to be surrounded by the...Show More Summary
From overseas tourist destinations to your own neighborhood, there are beautiful spots to photograph all over the world. This interactive map shows you where people are taking pictures worldwide. Read more...
BOMB 138 is here, and brings with it an interview with Cuban-born poet and novelist Marcelo Morales, whose newest poetry collection, El mundo como ser (The World as Presence, University of Alabama Press, 2016), “appears deceptively straightforward as compared to Cuba’s writerly tradition, which is so rich in stylistic complexity,” as interlocuter (and translator of […]
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These are the stories making headlines in fashion on Thursday.MAC Cosmetics will collaborate with 10 beauty gurus from around the worldBeauty giant MAC Cosmetics is partnering with 10 online beauty influencers from around the world — Fleur de Force, Gabriel Zamora and Nikkia... Continue reading
Ray Wheatley — World of Boxing Photo: Farax Photography WBO light flyweight champion Louisa “Bang Bang Lulu” Hawton (7-0, 3 … The post WBO champ Hawton wants to fight on Pacquiao vs Horn show appeared first on Boxing News.
The International Center of Photography, the world?s leading institution dedicated to photography and visual culture, today announced the 2017 honorees of its annual Infinity Awards, widely considered the leading honor for excellence in the field. Show More Summary
Do you like traveling and taking travel photos? I know I do. But Elia and Naomi Locardi bring travel photography to a new level. They are travelers, artists and photographers who chose an interesting path. They are not just travelers, they are nomads, and they call themselves location-independent. Show More Summary
This year may have been a rough one up here on Earth’s dry surface, but beneath the waves ocean life flourished and dazzled. The world’s most prestigious underwater photography competition has just announced its winning images for 2016—and they’re absolutely spellbinding. Read more...
Sydney wedding photographers Irena and Jan are both partners in life and in their photography business -- Live Photography. While they're based in Australia, these two regularly travel to shoot weddings all over the place. (So anyone...Show More Summary
Zenzele Ojore’s 'Corpora IV' project combines gestural photography with stills from vintage magazines.
Nurugo, a CES newcomer, has a handful of really cool smartphone accessories. One of these is the Nurugo ‘Micro,’ a clip-on smartphone accessory that takes macro photography to a whole new level. What is it? Nurugo’s ‘Micro’ clips to the back of any smartphone and provides extraordinary magnification abilities to your existing camera. Show More Summary
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Jacques Henri Lartigue (1894–1986) was the best-known “amateur” in the history of photography, famously discovered by the art world and given an exhibition at MoMA in New York when he was in his late sixties. He began by recording the...Show More Summary
This week’s milestones in the history of technology include the birth of VisiCalc, the world’s first handheld-sized scientific calculator, and Daguerreotype photography.