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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.
Susan Meiselas discusses how documentary photographers can respond to a transformed media environment.
Jacob King reviews "What is a Photograph?", on view at International Center of Photography through May 4, 2014.
Chris Wiley reviews A Different Kind of Order, the fourth ICP Triennial, on view in New York through September 22.
Jimena Canales discusses “Doc” Edgerton’s notebooks, in which he explored high-speed photography and strobe technologies.
An on-press look at the Fall 2013 issue of Aperture.
Celso Gonzalez-Falla speaks on a recent panel discussion about the market for fine art photography.
In New York? Artist David Horvitz wants to photograph you pretending to be sad or depressed.
Richard Renaldi on recent progress and upcoming plans for the Touching Strangers portrait series.
Susie Linfield reviews Memory of Fire, a new collection of essays and interviews edited by Julian Stallabrass. Updated July 24 with an exchange of letters between the authors.
Another New York, featuring fifteen Brooklyn-based photographers, is now on view at the Barclays Center.
Highlighting a selection of the latest arrivals in the First PhotoBook category.
Curator and art historian Lynne Cooke on Horst Ademeit’s enigmatic photographs.
Penelope Umbrico’s first artist’s ebook is now available as a free download on iTunes.
Fred Ritchin files a dispatch from Les Rencontres d’Arles.
James Welling remembers fellow photographer Sarah Charlesworth.
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