Images of Conviction at Le Bal, Paris

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1- Assassinat  M Canon 9 dÇcembre 1914 - YB8

Images of Conviction: The Construction of Visual Evidence, which opened on June 4, presents ten case studies that demonstrate how photography and video have functioned in the evidence of death.

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Tonight: The Blow Up Hosts Live Storytelling Event in NYC

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Presented and produced by the photography blog Feature Shoot, The Blow Up brings together a curated selection of influential photographers each telling the story.

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Announcing the 2015 Summer Open

Monika Sziladi, Untitled (Passing by), 2014
Monika Sziladi, Untitled (Passing by), 2014

From over five hundred applicants, twenty-four photographers consider the ways in which our current reality might outpace outlandish narratives of science fiction.

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Zoë Lescaze on Candida Höfer at Sean Kelly Gallery

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CH-8513 Deutsche Oper am Rhein Düsseldorf I 2012 (18x24)

A review of Candida Höfer’s recent show at Sean Kelly Gallery, New York.

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Takashi Homma’s Tokyo Obscura

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Tokyo, 2014

An excerpt from a portfolio in Aperture magazine #219, Summer 2015, “Tokyo.”

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Issue 10 of the Aperture Photography App Now Available

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2015_06_05_ApertureApp_Issue10

In Issue 10 readers will find a review of Hellen van Meene’s new photobook, a conversation with Manfred Heiting, and work from Takashi Homma

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Todd Hido: Sources and Influences

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“Part of being a photographer is noticing surface details and how they represent something larger; it’s like being a detective or psychologist.” —from Todd Hido on Landscapes, Interiors, and the Nude (Aperture, 2014)   Cinematic structure, suburbia, Raymond Carver novels, ink-jet printers, Kodak film, and Lightroom: these are just a few of the dozens of topics photographer Todd Hido discussed throughout his two-day workshop, during which he presented personal influences, shared knowledge concerning photography as both fine art and a career, and explained his evolution as an artist. After presenting his work, he led participants in group conversations surrounding their…

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Rick Sands: Breaking The Light Barrier

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Gregory Crewdson, Untitled from Beneath the Roses, 2004         “I always call him ‘the genius of light’. He puts all of the lighting scenes together. He thinks differently than everyone else I know. He just responds to light. It’s remarkable.” —Gregory Crewdson on Rick Sands   Join master illuminator Rick Sands for “Breaking the Light Barrier,” a workshop for photographers who would like to improve their understanding of lighting—from conceptualization through execution. For nearly fifteen years, Sands has created elaborate lighting for the narrative photographs of artist Gregory Crewdson. The class will cover varied philosophies of lighting…

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LaToya Ruby Frazier: Selected Works Walkthrough

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2015_06_09_LaToyaRubyFrazier_ArtistTalk_TitleCard_Edit

LaToya Ruby Frazier walks us through her exhibition, LaToya Ruby Frazier: Selected Works at Aperture gallery in New York.

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