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Susan Meiselas discusses how documentary photographers can respond to a transformed media environment.
From "Documentary, Expanded", Lev Manovich discusses the emerging field of social-media visualization.
For "Documentary, Expanded", Teru Kuwayama discusses Basetrack, Afghanistan, and the advantages of social media reporting.
In memory of Tom Sandberg, Aperture republishes Carlo McCormick's review of his 2007 P.S.1/ MoMA exhibition.
The end of 2012 was a sad one for the photography community with the loss of Trolley Books publisher Gigi Giannuzzi.
The cover of Aperture’s Spring 2013 issue is a detail from a photograph by artist Christopher Williams.
Fourteen shows consider how the camera, rather than just being an instrument of mediation, might sometimes take hold of reality instead.
The Aperture Portfolio Prize 2013 contest is now open for submissions.
Aperture speaks with curator Okwui Enwezor about the exhibition “Rise and Fall of Apartheid” at International Center of Photography.
A look back at Aperture’s top five of 2012.
Photos from special Patron events tied to Aperture’s sixtieth-anniversary weekend.
The Los Angeles–based photographer Zoe Crosher has had quite a big year. Carmen Winant spoke with the artist about her work.
Join Harold Feinstein for a book party and benefit poster sale at Aperture Gallery.
From Aperture 203, Daido Moriyama speaks with Ivan Vartanian about the unending newness of photographs.
In the wake of Tuesday’s New York Post cover, a discussion on NPR considered the ethics of documenting tragedy.
A photo diary chronicling Aperture’s Paris Photo Patron Trip 2012.
Aperture speaks with Galjaard about photographing in Albania, the design process, and self-publishing his first book.
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