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Darcy Padilla’s Award Winning Work, “The Julie Project” – Opens THIS Thursday, May 20th, 5:00 – 7:30 PMfiftycrowsJulie

Sat, 08 May 2010 01:24:08 +0000

JULIE – “For the last 16 years I have been documenting the life of an AIDs-afflicted woman, Julie Baird. Julie has been on her own since her sexually abusive stepfather threw her through a glass window when she was 14 years old. She ran away from home, lived on the street, used drugs, contracted HIV, […](image)


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liveBooks RESOLVE Blog feature: Gallery opening – Right now, online and you are invited!ZaraPrevious EssayEssay IndexRandom EssayNext EssayInner FaceDaniel_Beltra_deforestationfabiano-busdraghi_antarcticaShiho_FukadaSean_GallagherBill_HatcherEd_Kashi_1Michael_KircherPete_MarovichSara_Mayti_1Tom_PeschakIan_ShiveJeremy_Wade_ShockleyArt_WolfeRachel_Wolfe_1

Thu, 06 May 2010 08:00:50 +0000

FiftyCrows partner, liveBooks Inc. is the leading provider of custom photography website. This year they came out with a website deal that offers photojournalist/documentary photographer an affordable yet customized and professional way to have their images on the web. At FiftyCrows, we highly encourage photojournalist and documentary photographers to have a website as it enables […](image)


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Get your calendars out… It’s grant writing time…fiftycrowsss2010_280Daylight Magazine / Center for Documentary Studies Photo Awards

Sat, 24 Apr 2010 00:20:20 +0000

Cross the T’s, dot the I’s, and proof read your proposals. These dates are coming up soon: Foto8 Summer Show: Deadline for all entries is 31 May 2010. First place winners receive £1500. Second place wins a slick photo kit. ******** Daylight / CDS Photo Awards Overview: Deadline is Saturday, May 15, 2010, 8 p.m. […](image)


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Fine Print Program – Shelby Lee AdamsZarashelbyleeadams

Thu, 22 Apr 2010 19:52:30 +0000

One of the most important components of FiftyCrows is the Fine Print Program, which is a major source of funding for the foundations initiatives. These limited-edition prints have been donated by 35 masters of photography, such as Eve Arnold, Hansel Mieth, and Jacques Lowe. Purchasing a print from the FiftyCrows Fine Print Program enables the […](image)


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Exhibition Opening: Mimi Chakarova, “The Price of Sex” – Thursday, April 15 , 5:00-7:30pmZara01chakarovascreen

Mon, 12 Apr 2010 17:59:39 +0000

One of the first posts on the FiftyCrows blog was about Berkeley based photographer, Mimi Chakarova who has been documenting sex trafficking in Eastern Europe and the Middle East for the past eight years. This Thursday, April, 15th from 5:00-7:30, FiftyCrows will be holding an exhibition opening for Chakarova’s work, “The Price of Sex”. The […](image)


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Affect/Effect: Photographs That Create Change – Susan Meiselas discusses all potential of photographyZara

Thu, 08 Apr 2010 17:25:26 +0000

“We have to know about each other. Photography gives us that opportunity.” -Susan Meiselas This is an amazing video where Magnum photographer and Open Society Institute – Moving Walls co-curator Susan Meiselas talks about the impact that photography can make on social consciousness. Her personal website is also very interesting as it includes an audio […](image)


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We’re on WHAT?!fiftycrowsFacebook

Sat, 20 Mar 2010 00:56:33 +0000

Dearest Readers, We’ve made the quantum leap to Facebook. Please do check us out, as this is by far our most convincing virtual reality experience to date. *****Just click the pic! -Fifty Crows(image)


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Judith Fox on NPRfiftycrowsisd-six

Thu, 18 Mar 2010 22:06:32 +0000

Get an intimate, behind-the-scenes glimpse of I Still Do: Loving and Living with Alzheimer's, as Judith Fox shares her personal account with NPR. Click here to listen to the interview.(image)


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Judith Fox: I Still Do and Sea of Dreams, Exhibition Opening and Book Signing- Thursday, March 4th, 5:00 to 7:30ZaraUndressing-MOPA-copySea-of-Dreams-Procellarum

Tue, 02 Mar 2010 01:13:12 +0000

You are invited Thursday, March 4th for an opening and book signing with Judith Fox. We are excited to exhibit two bodies of work by Fox: “I Still Do: Loving and Living with Alzheimer’s”, a powerful, poetic and universal portrayal of aging, loving, humor, mortality and hope, also the subject of a touching photographic memoir […](image)


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Documentary Photography GrantfiftycrowsVisit Photocrati.com

Sun, 21 Feb 2010 22:07:16 +0000

The Photocrati Fund The 2010 Photocrati Fund competition is now open. Deadline for application submissions is March 15, 2010 (by 11pm GMT). What is the Photocrati Fund? The Photocrati Fund offers $5000 grants to non-professional photographers to undertake important humanitarian and environmental photography projects. Our goal is to identify outstanding, up-and-coming photographers and give them […](image)


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