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Photography, Video, and Visual Journalism

Last Build Date: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 09:46:12 +0000


Single Mother, Pioneering Photographer: The Remarkable Life of Bayard Wootten

Mon, 29 Jan 2018 09:00:34 +0000

In 1904, Bayard Wootten, a divorced single mother in North Carolina, first borrowed a camera. She went on to make more than a million images.

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Punk Music, Bronx Style

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 22:31:43 +0000

Roy Baizan has been chronicling the rock, punk, rap, trap and hip-hop scene in the Bronx, including shows produced by a new collective, Hydro Punk.

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Grasping Rio’s Beauty and Tragedy

Thu, 25 Jan 2018 09:00:03 +0000

João Pina’s photographs of Rio de Janeiro show how life remained a struggle for many residents during Brazil’s boom years. His book’s title? “46570,” a reference to the number of murders in the city in the decade leading up to the 2016 Olympic Games.

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The Age of Gold and Daguerreotypes

Tue, 23 Jan 2018 09:00:42 +0000

A collection of images showcases the intensity of the Gold Rush in the 19th century, around the same time the daguerreotype enjoyed a similar surge in popularity. Some of the images evoke a certain Brooklyn demographic.

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Migration Stories From the Stoops of Pittsburgh

Mon, 22 Jan 2018 09:00:06 +0000

Through images and interviews, Brian Cohen and his collective of photographers tell the stories of the immigrants of the city.

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A Father, a Son, a Disease, and a Camera

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 21:04:14 +0000

Cheney Orr knew that Alzheimer's would take his father away. Photography helped him get to know the man.

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Roger Fenton: the First Great War Photographer

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:00:26 +0000

Images by Roger Fenton, the originator of the war photography genre, from the Crimean War are featured in a new book.

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A Photographer Captures His Community in a Changing Chicago Barrio

Tue, 16 Jan 2018 09:00:29 +0000

Sebastian Hidalgo documents Pilsen, the old Chicago neighborhood where he grew up, hoping to capture the community before it is altered by rapid gentrification.

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What Martin Luther King Jr. Meant to New York

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 22:10:37 +0000

The civil rights leader was stabbed, honored and given a student pastoral assignment. He also led one of his biggest marches, against the war.

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Exploring the History of Afro-Mexicans

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 09:00:39 +0000

Through interpretive photos, Mara Sanchez Renero explored her conversations and encounters with Afro-Mexicans in various communities in the Costa Chica region of Guerrero and Oaxaca.

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