Features and Essays - Anthony Suau: A Detroit Food Bank Gets Food To Where It’s Needed Most (TIME: November 2010)
Ashley Gilbertson’s work of President Obama, originally shot for New York Times Magazine now also on VII website… 26 photographs… more than originally in ‘Inside the West Wing’on NYT.com…
Features and Essays – Ashley Gilbertson: President Obama (VII Network: November 2010)
Have I posted this before… not sure…
Features and Essays – Nina Berman: Party Till the Last Drop (NOOR: 2010) Las Vegas
I featured this last week when this was on TIME… now on NYT Lens…
Features and Essays – Timothy Archibald: Son and Father Pierce Autism’s Veil (NYT Lens: November 2010)
Features and Essays - Joao Silva: Bushmen Resettle on Outskirts of Reserve (NYT: November 2010)
Features and Essays – Kadir van Lohuizen: Fragile Process (NOOR: November 2010) Iraq | Originally published in TIME
Interviews - NYT: Anton Corbijn (NYT T Magazine: November 2010)
Fotoweek DC is on…New Yorker Photo Booth blog features “100 Portraits/100 Photographers” projected during the week…including this one by Simon Roberts…
Articles - New Yorker: Monumental Portraits (New Yorker Photo Booth: November 2010) Fotoweek DC
Articles - New Yorker: Frames from Fiction : Hunters (New Yorker: November 2010)
Articles - Guardian: William Eggleston: the wonder of hue (Guardian: November 2010) William Eggleston’s thoroughly deserved retrospective, Democratic Camera, looks back at the ‘unhurried’ career of the father of fine-art colour photography
Articles – Telegraph: Bottom of ‘Da Boot: Kael Alford (Telegraph: November 2010) Photographer Kael Alford presents her short film on the people that live at the Bottom of ‘da Boot, Louisiana’s southeastern coast.
Articles – NPR: 100 Words: Matt Eich’s On An American Solstice (NPR: November 2010)
Resources – Magnum Foundation: Emergency Fund
Twitter - EmergyFund : “The Magnum Foundation Emergency Fund sustains the coverage of critical issues through its support of independent photographers.”
Twitter – Louise Clements
Burmese general election is coming up on 7 November… Earlier today I received an email from a Panos Pictures photographer who is working inside the country undercover… Some of his work is up on the Panos website… He asked me not to name him… as Panos haven’t either…not to jeopardise his ability to continue working…
Features and Essays – Anonymous: Election Week in Burma (Panos: November 2010)
I’m gonna brag a little more… I had the pleasure to see a 70+ edit of Timothy Fadek’s brilliant Mongolia work on his iPad in Perpignan…. Now, some of that work is published in Le Figaro in France.. I just wish they’d put more images online…and none of my favourites are included… but maybe the edit makes sense for the article… which I cannot understand…
Features and Essays - Timothy Fadek: Mongolia (Le Figaro: November 2010)
Features and Essays - Edmund Clark: If The Light Goes Out (Guardian: November 2010) Guantanamo | “Photographer Edmund Clark’s latest body of work is a series of pictures examining the institutional spaces of Guantánamo naval base and the psychological after-effects experienced by detainees. It is displayed in an exhibition at Flowers East Gallery in London, as well as being available in a book published by Dewi Lewis”
US mid-elections came and went, but Jason Andrew’s brilliant Tea Party Express series is up on New Yorker Photo Booth and still worth checking out….
Features and Essays – Jason Andrew: Riding With the Tea Party (New Yorker: November 2010)
Pakistan floods aftermath…
Features and Essays - Gideon Mendel: Pakistan floods: water torture (Guardian: October 2010)
Daniel Berehulak has added some of his Pakistan floods work on his website…Do have a look.
Agencies – Gill Turner : Commercial representation
New issue of Visura Magazine is out…
multiMedia – Visura Magazine, issue 11
Chiara Oggioni Tiepolo got in touch about a Foiano Fotografia festival in Italy…
Festivals - Foiano Fotografia : “The Dreamers:” 6-28 November 2010 : Exhibitions: Casta Diva – Emanuele Cremaschi (Luz) Diario – Various Authors (cured by Maurizio Garofalo) Dusha, Russian soul – Davide Monteleone (Contrasto) Greenland, disappearing Ice Age – Andrea Gjestvang (Moment) (Joop Swart Masterclass) Haiti, the melancholy of shadows – Moises Saman (Magnum) Stories in 3 shots – Various Authors (cured by Carlo Madesani and Eva Zamboni) The Bosnian Identity – Matteo Bastianelli (winner of the first edition of Foianofotografia award) Whatever – Beatrice Mancini (Posse Photo)
UK prime minister David Cameron got a lot of stick earlier this week for appointing a ‘personal photographer’…
Articles – Guardian: David Cameron forced to defend appointment of ‘personal photographer’ (Guardian: November 2010)
This Andrew Parsons guy, who was appointed, is very good, so I guess Cameron has an eye…
Features and Essays – Andrew Parsons: David Cameron (Guardian: November 2010)
More from the Guardian…
Articles - Guardian: Photographer Steve Schapiro’s best shot (Guardian: November 2010)
Articles - Guardian: Photographer Robert Bergman: Outsider looking in (Guardian: November 2010)
Really good read by Justin Mott on his blog again, about cockiness in photography….No need to take it too seriously tho…
Blogs – Justin Mott: What’s Cocky in Photography (Photographer’s blog: November 2010)
Blogs – David Campbell: Thinking Images v.3 (Davidcampbell.org: November 2010)
MJR collective is on Tumblr now…
Blogs - MJR Tumblr
Brilliant street photography in NYT Lens by Matt Stuart yesterday…
Features and Essays - Matt Stuart: London, Very Dry, With a Twist (NYT Lens: November 2010)
NEWS – World Press Photo 2011 Jury : “Nineteen recognized professionals in the field of press photography worldwide will judge the entries at the World Press Photo office in Amsterdam from 29 January until 10 February 2011.”
Some ‘polaroid’ work on the Reuters Full Focus blog…. Jim Young hasn’t gone the iPhone route as a lot of photographers lately, but chose the Fuji Instax as his tool…
Features and Essays - Jim Young: Presidential Polaroids (Reuters Full Focus blog: November 2010)
US mid-term elections coming up…Suau and Miller on TIME
Features and Essays - Anthony Suau: Scenes from the Stewart Colbert Rally (TIME: November 2010)
Features and Essays - Greg Miller: The Poll Workers (TIME: October 2010) The men and women charged with ensuring the integrity of the voting process
Features and Essays - Sven Torfinn: Proposed Road in Serengeti National Park (NYT: October 2010) Tanzania
Magnum Photos is now selling photos from Paolo Pellegrin’s first NatGeo assignment, Waters Wars, published in National Geographic Magazine in April this year…and which was also shown on NYT Lens and NPR Pictureshow… still worth checking this one out, as there are images which weren’t included on the three previous platforms…
Features and Essays – Paolo Pellegrin: Waters Wars (Magnum: 2010)
Features and Essays – Hossein Fatemi: The Surge (Panos: October 2010) Afghanistan
Interviews – JR : Ted Prize (Ted: 2010)
Interviews - Christopher Morris : Mr President (VII Magazine: October 2010)
Interviews – Anastasia Taylor-Lind (Digital Photo Pro: 2010)
Interviews – Liz Hingley : A journey through Soho Road (Telegraph: October 2010)
I only recently discovered - after having worked for the FT myself – that the paper has a really good Life and Arts section on Saturday’s… The FT Magazine is great too…
Articles – Financial Times: Photographer Larry Clark’s muses (FT: October 2010)
Twitter – Gideon Mendel
Check this out!
Equipment – Blast Boxers
As a final note… 30,524 views in October… Thank you!
Saturday’s offerings…Happy Halloween everybody!
Features and Essays - Kael Alford: Bottom of ‘da Boot (Panos: October 2010) Kael Alford’s long-term project documents the remote coastal communities in Louisiana affected by environmental degradation, land loss and the BP oil spill.
Same in multimedia…
Features and Essays – Kael Alford: Bottom of ‘da Boot (Foto8: October 2010) Kael Alford presents her short film on the people that live at the Bottom of ‘da Boot, Louisiana’s southeastern coast.
Features and Essays - Yuri Kozyrev: Kandahar (NOOR: October 2010) Afghanistan
Features and Essays - Ayman Oghanna: A New Attitude in Sadr City (NYT: October 2010) Baghdad’s Shiite Heart Beats Freely as War Ebbs
Features and Essays - Jan Johanessen: It’s All About Jobs (Panos: October 2010)
Features and Essays – Caroly Drake: Astonishing Confluences in Central Asia (NYT Lens: October 2010)
Just found this via @ciaraleeming…
Features and Essays – Laura Pannack: The secret world of young British naturists (Guardian: October 2010)
Articles – Guardian: Laura Pannack’s Young British Nudists (Guardian: October 2010) Photographer Laura Pannack stripped off to gain access to the secret world of young British nudists
Articles – Guardian: Featured Photographer: Chris Hondros (Guardian: October 2010)
On Joao Silva….
Articles – NYT: Courage, Recognized: The Infantry and Joao Silva (NYT: October 2010)
Articles - Mail&Guardian: No end to Silva streak (Mail&Guardian: October 2010) ” ‘He’s just so fast, man!” was the judgment of internationally acclaimed photographer James Nachtwey, on João Silva’s photo-journalism.”
Awards, Grants, and Competitions - Magnum Expression Awards 2010 shortlisted (Magnumphotos.com: October 2010)
Twitter - World Bank Photos
Terrific work by Ian Teh on Panos Pictures website… The below photograph is from Mumbles Pier in Swansea, in Wales, a city I used to live in for four years….
Features and Essays – Ian Teh: The Island (Panos: October 2010) “This project is a road trip around the coastal regions of England, Wales and Scotland, which together make up an island that is the largest in Europe and the ninth largest in the world.”
Features and Essays - Timothy Archibald: Echolilia: A Father’s Photographic Conversation with His Autistic Son (TIME: October 2010)
Features and Essays – Martin Roemers: Kabul Portraits (Panos: October 2010)
Panos are really active posting tear sheets on their website… I like that… It’s nice to see how photographs are used in print in different publications, many of which I don’t ever or often get to see…
Agencies - Panos Pictures : Tear Sheets
BJP’s IPA single image winner turned out to be quite controversial decision… One of the judges explains why it was chosed as the winner..
Articles - BJP: A prize-winning image? (BJP: October 2010) The single image winner of BJP’s International Photography Award generated an unprecedented response this year, much of it questioning why the shot was chosen. Here Nick Galvin, archive manager of Magnum London and one of the judges, gives his thoughts.
Duckrabbit comments on the image
Features and Essays – Andy Spyra: Postcard from Kashmir (New Yorker Photo Booth: October 2010)
Joao Silva is in good spirits…
Articles - NYT Lens: ‘I’m Good, Baby,’ Joao Silva Says (NYT Lens: October 2010)
Interviews – Moises Saman (CJR: October 2010)
Events - Jonas Bendiksen to speak at BJP’s Vision 2010 conference, November 2010, in London (BJP: October 2010)
Kirsten Luce in NYT Lens Turning Point… I met Kirsten in Mexico D.F. during the inaugural Foundry workshop back in 2008…
Interviews - Kirsten Luce (NYT Lens: October 2010)
Parallelo Zero photographer Sergio Ramazzotti has a new book out…
Check Parallelo Zero news…
The work in L’Espresso…
Features and Essays – Sergio Ramazzotti: Afghanistan 2.0 (L’Espresso: October 2010)
Saw this via @panospictures…
Articles – History Today: Sheila Corr explains how she researched the pictures for the cover article of the November 2010 issue of History Today (History Today: 2010)
Twitter – Parallelo Zero
Twitter – Getty Images Global Assignment
Twitter - Claudia Hinterseer : NOOR
Interviews - Claudia Hinterseer : NOOR (Youtube)
Twitter - The Annenberg Space for Photography
Tutorials - Freelance Journalism : A Survival Guide (Owni.fr)
And now for something completely different…. I’ve never been a huge Rolling Stones fan, but having visited one of my favourite bookshops in Brighton yesterday and seeing Keith Richards’ autobiography Life on the bookshelf, I realised it was calling me… Read the first 100 pages so far and it has proved a proper treat…
The cover’s shot by David LaChapelle by the way…
TIME has a gallery of photographs…
Features and Essays – TIME: Photo Riff on Keith Richards (TIME: October 2010) “A gallery of images to flesh out the Stones guitarist’s autobiography”
Shot with iPhone Hipsta…
Features and Essays - Nicholas Hegel McClelland: Tea Party Souvenirs (TIME: October 2010)
I posted a link to a Shaul Schwarz feature on TIME.com yesterday… Just saw @benjaminras point out on Twitter, there’s also a video….
Features and Essays - Shaul Schwarz: Narcocorridos: Singing Songs of Drug Violence (video) (TIME: October 2010)
Joao Silva is in our thoughts…
NYT Lens has an interview that Mike Kamber did with Joao Silva late last year…
Interviews – Joao Silva : “Acting Despite Fear” (NYT Lens: October 2010) “Joao Silva, 44, a contract photographer for The New York Times who was severely injured on Saturday when he stepped on a mine in Afghanistan, woke up from sedation at a German hospital on Monday. He was able to speak with his wife and others in the room.
The following interview was conducted in Baghdad on Dec. 9, 2009, by Michael Kamber, a seasoned conflict photographer himself (“Hard Lessons From Somalia,” “A Long and Dangerous Road,” “Minders, Fixers, Troubles”). He is working on a book about photojournalism and war photography. This condensed version of their conversation begins with Mr. Silva describing his background.”
Articles - BJP: Friends of injured photographer Joao Silva set up support fund (BJP: October 2010) Friends of Joao Silva, the New York Times photographer who has been severely injured last week when he stepped on a mine in Afghanistan, have set up a support fund.
Interviews - Martin Usborne (BJP: October 2010)
Features and Essays – Urial Sinai: Numbered (Reportage by Getty Images: October 2010) Auschwitz prisoners
Articles – Telegraph : Joni Karanka: David Hurn: Passing Time (Telegraph: October 2010)
I was boasting during the weekend that I had some work in the FT. Today, the editors added a slideshow of six of my photographs to go along with the article online…none of which were printed in FT Weekend’s Life & Arts section on Saturday… Do have a look..
Features and Essays - Mikko Takkunen: On Holiday with Martin Parr (FT: October 2010)
Interviews - Adam Howe (Zorye: October 2010) Andy Howe, British soldier in Afghanistan talking about war and photography, Prvic, Croatia
You can tell I haven’t had any assignments, since I’m doing updates every day again…perfect time to immerse myself in some good personal project in my new neck of the woods… Plenty of inspiration among these links today…
Great feature on TIME website by Shaul Schwarz..
Features and Essays - Shaul Schwarz: Are Narcocorridos the Latin gangsta rap? (TIME: October 2010)
Second installment of John Moore’s work on NYT Lens…
Features and Essays – John Moore: Detained  (NYT Lens: October 2010)
Greg Marinovich on his friend Joao Silva..
Blogs - Greg Marinovich: Joao Silva (Photographer’s blog: October 2010)
Update on Joao Silva on BJP…
Articles - BJP: New York Times photographer severely wounded in Afghanistan (update 3) (BJP: October 2010)
Agencies – VII Photo November 2010 Newsletter
Remember the Chilean miners…
Articles – Guardian: Featured photojournalist: Natacha Pisarenko : Chile miners (Guardian: October 2010)
I saw Melanie Friend give a talk along with Nick Turpin in Brighton last week… Her work was completely unknown to me before…
Photographers - Melanie Friend
Lens Culture takes a preview on Paris Photo..Would love to visit the festival again myself… Only been there once in 2006.
Festivals – Lens Culture: Paris Photos 2010 (Lens Culture: October 2010)
Festivals – Fotoweek DC 2010
My friend Amanda Rivkin has some work on show during the Fotoweek too as part of the Georgetown Second Annual Student Exhibit.
Twitter - Brian Ulrich
Services – Mainchimp : They provide e-newsletters