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A collection of essays covering a wide range of topics from photographs and media, to zoos and forests, grouped around the theme of how people look at things.
All That Our Hands Have Done: A Pictorial History of Hamilton Workers
Heron, Craig; Hoffmitz, Shea; Roberts, Wayne; Storey, Robert
The story of working people in Hamilton's steel industry.
Another view: The South takes the pictures: New Internationalist August 2007 - #403
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A look at the states of Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Iran, and South Africa and their experience of change presented in pictures.
Another Way of Telling
Berger, John; Mohr, Jean
Everyone in the world is familiar with photographs. And yet what is a photograph? What do photographs mean? How can they be used?
Born into Brothels: Calcutta's Red Light Kids
Briski, Zana; Kauffman, Ross
The chronicling of two documentary filmmakers and their time in Sonagchi, Calcutta and the relationships they developed with children of prostitutes who work the city's notorious red light district.
Connexions: Volume 10, Number 1 - Spring 1986 - The Arts and Social Change
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Cry Hungary! Uprising 1956
An account of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956.
Cuia Popular de Fotografia
Drawing the Line: Lesbian Sexual Politics on the Wall
Stewart, Susan; Blackridge, Persimmon; Jones, Lizard
Emails Reveal Dairy Lobbyist Crafted 'Ag-Gag' Legislation Outlawing Pictures of Farms
Across the country, legislatures are responding to whistleblowers and activists who have exposed inhumane and at times unsanitary practices at farms by passing laws that criminalize the taking of phot...
How Photography Can Destroy Reality
It may be that some of the great philosophical work of our time is taking place, hidden and unheralded, in the field of image forensics. Where but under the scrutiny of digital experts who draw a line...
How to Make Your PR Photos Work
There is a real art and science to the news photo.
Just Like You and Me: Images of the downtown eastside, Vancouver
Phipps, Lynn; Hoffman, Terry
Photographic and poetic images of the people of the "skid row" area of Vancouver.
Photographer Edward Burtynsky travels the world observing changes in landscapes due to industrial work and manufacturing.
Photographing Tragedy: What Victims Actually Want
What is the use of a photo when the human conscience has grown numb, and barely appreciates the artistic expression of the photo, not the moral and political crisis it represents?
Photography and the Powerless
A critique of photographers who come to exploit "the poor."
Pictures Bring Us Messages: Sinaakssiiksi aohtsimaahpihkookiyaawa. Photographs and Histories from the Kainai Nation
Brown, Alison, K., Peers, Laura, with members of the Kainai Nation
An example of museum professionals working with member of an aboriginal community to explore photographs taken of members of that community many decades earlier.
The Radical Camera: New York's Photo League, 1936-1951
Artists in 'the Photo League', active from 1936 to 1951, were known for capturing sharply revealing, compelling moments from everyday life.
Shooting Back: Young Palestinians With Cameras
For the past three years, Btselem, the Israeli human rights NGO, has provided cameras and training to young Palestinians as part of its camera distribution project, to collect video evidence of abuses...
Ways of Seeing
Seeing establishes our place in the surrounding world; we explain that world with words, but words can never undo the fact that we are surrounded by it.
Workers Film and Photo League: Connexipedia Article
A loosely knit alliance of local organizations that provided independent visual media to people in the United States, Europe and other parts of the world.
Connexions Directory of Groups & Websites
Images of life on earth. Creating a lasting audio-visual record of life on earth.
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The Sources HotLink is a newsletter, published by Sources, featuring articles, practical ideas and tips for getting positive media coverage. The Sources HotLink is sent free to companies...
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Believing is Seeing (Observations on the Mysteries of Photography)
An exploration of photgraphy's complex connection to the real world.
Disappearance of Darkness
Photography at the End of the Analog Era
A look at the decline of the print photography industry.
Hungary Law Requires Photographers to Ask Permission to Take Pictures
Civil code that outlaws taking pictures without permission of everyone in the photograph is 'vague and obstructive' say critics.
In Praise of the Telescopic Perspective: A Reflection on Living Through Turbulent Times
Perspective to lift the blinders of our cultural moment
Maria Popova has found solace in taking a more telescopic view - not merely on the short human timescale of her own life, looking back on having lived through a Communist dictatorship and having seen ...
Journalist faced prison for posting media relations number
Carlos Miller founder and publisher of Photography is Not a Crime, a leading blog about free speech and press rights in the U.S., Miller has made it his mission to publicize examples of government ove...
Life in Stills
A photo shop owner and her grandson join forces to save the shop and the nearly one million negatives that document Israel's defining moments.
Oh, What a Blow That Phantom Gave Me!
How media have taken over our lives.
Oxford Companion to the Photograph
The book, in dictionary arrangement with asterisked cross-references, comprises 800 biographies of photographers and inventors, and 800 entries on history, techniques, movements, styles, and fashion.
Photography and the Law
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Photography Topic Index in Sources Directory of Experts
Spokespersons, Experts, and Resources
A subject guide to experts and spokespersons on topics related to photography in the Sources directory for the media.
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The Public Experiment in Housing
Photographs, commentary, and interviews.
Schedule a Photo Shoot
Graham, Barbara Florio
Snapshots taken by friends or family are fine for most purposes, but when you need a professional portrait to use on your website, in your promotional materials or for the back cover of your book, you...
Undeceiving the World
Can a staged photograph tell the truth?
A historical look at how photographs have been staged and manipulated, and the meaning of "truth" as it relates to photo-journalism and documentary film making.
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Fame & Fortune Online
Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
The Sources HotLink
A website and newsletter dealing with media relations strategies.