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LaToya Ruby Frazier discusses the creation of her first book, "The Notion of Family".
A social media analyst working in private intelligence considers the Islamic State's use of photography.
Why "photobooks" now? Author David Campany examines the term for issue 007 of The PhotoBook Review.
An excerpt from the Center for the Study of the Drone's newly released Drone Primer.
Schuyler Duffy and Sarah McNear on the photograph Study for Excerpts from Silver Meadows by Todd Hido.
Melissa Harris speaks with artist Sophie Calle about her most recent projects Last Seen, and What Do You See?
Publisher of books Lesley A. Martin on the photograph Liz and Chair with Zebra, 2013 by Mickalene Thomas.
Senior books editor Denise Wolff on selections from this years Aperture Instagram Silent Auction.
Annette Booth on Rinko Kawauchi’s photograph Untitled, 2013, available as part of the Aperture Instagram Silent Auction.
Aperture Foundation hosts launch party for photographer Mitch Dobrowner’s latest photobook, Storms.
Photographer Olivo Barbieri speaks about his latest photobook, Site Specific.
Christian Marclay speaks with poet Frances Richard about his snapshots of found musical notations, repurposed and then literally played by musicians.
Todd Hido’s Sources and Influences workshop was held at Aperture Foundation, September 21–22, 2013.
Paris Photo and Aperture announce the final jury for the PhotoBook Awards 2013.
Paula Kupfer speaks with photographer Paolo Woods about his new work from Haiti, currently on view at the Musée de l’Elysée in Lausanne, Switzerland.
Alec Soth speaks on the current state of the photobook at New York Art Book Fair 2013 at MoMA PS1.
Over the weekend of September 14 and 15, workshop students spent a rare eight hours with the Japanese artist, Rinko Kawauchi.
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