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Could You Imagine Photographing COVID-19 Hospital Patients?

Could You Imagine Photographing COVID-19 Hospital Patients?

Jeff Rhode has the highly unusual role as a full-time hospital photographer. In this interview, he shares his heart-rending photographs of COVID-19 patients and the staff supporting them and talks about the experience of photographing history as it happens.

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Documentary Photographer Busts Some Common Myths and False Beliefs

Documentary Photographer Busts Some Common Myths and False Beliefs

If there’s one thing that seasoned professional photographers love to do, it’s to dispel ridiculous misconceptions and myths around the craft. Daniel Milnor is one of these people, and in this video, he crushes a few commonly held false beliefs within the wider photographic community.

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Photographer Spreads Awareness and Hope During COVID-19 Isolation Through Facetime Portraits

Photographer Spreads Awareness and Hope During COVID-19 Isolation Through Facetime Portraits

Like many photographers during this period of enforced isolation due to the global pandemic of COVID-19, Isaac Alvarez turned to video conferencing to continue creating. His #hearme project goes beyond simple portraiture, though, and creates a commentary both on the human experience, and on what it means to be a photographer.

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Astrophotographer Composites Different Lunar Phases to Create Incredibly Detailed Image of the Moon

Astrophotographer Composites Different Lunar Phases to Create Incredibly Detailed Image of the Moon

A California-based astrophotographer has taken what is being called the world’s clearest picture of the moon. The process involved patiently placing together thousands of images of different lunar phases in order to showcase the entirety of the moon’s surface.

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Duchess of Cambridge Announces Photo Project and Exhibition to Document Life in Lockdown Britain

Duchess of Cambridge Announces Photo Project and Exhibition to Document Life in Lockdown Britain

Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton, who is a patron of the Royal Photographic Society, has announced a new project for photographers to take part, which will culminate in a digital exhibition.

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Blood, Sweat, and Teargas: What It Takes to Shoot Award-Winning Photographs of Violent Protest

Blood, Sweat, and Teargas: What It Takes to Shoot Award-Winning Photographs of Violent Protest

Starting a new self-driven project doesn’t typically involve getting on a flight and throwing yourself into documenting a city undergoing violent civil unrest. I spoke to photojournalist David Butow to find out what led to his award-winning work covering protests in Hong Kong and how he operates when the teargas canisters start flying overhead.

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Fantastic Tips to Stop Feeling Shy Taking Photographs in Public

Fantastic Tips to Stop Feeling Shy Taking Photographs in Public

Ok, so we can’t take photographs in public at the moment. But after lockdown ends, the opportunity to go out and photograph will be overwhelmingly exciting! But what if you find yourself feeling shy taking photographs in public? Pierre T. Lambert has 5 great tips on how to overcome this fear — well worth a watch!

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Getty Images Announces $40,000 in Grants to Cover COVID-19

Getty Images Announces $40,000 in Grants to Cover COVID-19

Photojournalism is perhaps the most emotionally rewarding type of photography. But the financial reward can sometimes be more elusive.

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Indian State Rajasthan Bans Photography During Food Distribution to Impoverished Citizens

Indian State Rajasthan Bans Photography During Food Distribution to Impoverished Citizens

Photography has always played an important role in raising awareness of social injustice issues, including poverty, homelessness, and famine. However, media reports from the Indian state of Rajasthan claim that its government has laid out a rule for photographers: no further documenting food distribution to the poor.

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