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photojournalism or commercialism

October 3, 2008 | 0 Comments

There is the age old question of photo journalistic integrity… at what point is an image’s integrity compromised by doctoring and where do the lines of doctoring fall? Clearly when you manipulate an image in Photoshop...

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The Compassionate Eye Foundation

May 1, 2008 | 1 Comments

In 2006 Getty Images signed a contract with the Compassionate Eye Foundation, founded by photographer Robert Kent in 2005, with the agreement that a majority of the revenue from the sale of images submitted via...

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Pangea Day – global film event

September 14, 2007 | 0 Comments

Pangea Day is a global event on May 10, 2008, conceived by documentary filmmaker Jehane Nouhaim (“Control Room”), that aims to tap “the power of film to strengthen tolerance and compassion while uniting millions of...

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Black is the new Green

July 20, 2007 | 0 Comments

In a nutshell: white monitor space uses more energy than black monitor space, so blackle.com steps in to green the aesthetically spartan but energy-extravagant Google behemoth. A totally brilliant bit of internet MacGyvering that, if...

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Photojournalist wins TED prize

April 6, 2007 | 0 Comments

Photojournalist James Nachtwey won one of the 3 TED prizes this year.  The winners get $100K to continue their work and also get to make a wish, that the  influential TED community is then tasked...

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Photographer Activism

February 14, 2007 | 0 Comments

The folks over at TED* have been releasing videos of past presentations, most recently including a fascinating talk by the photographer Phil Borges who documents endangered indigenous cultures around the world. It’s a potent reminder...

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