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Fame & Fortune
Fame & Fortune, published by Sources, features awards, fellowships and scholarships available to Canadian journalists. For each award, information is provided about the eligibility requirements, the deadline for application...
J. Paul Getty Museum
The J. Paul Getty Museum seeks to further knowledge of the visual arts and to nurture critical seeing by collecting, preserving, exhibiting and interpreting works of art of the highest quality. To fulfill its mission, the Museum c...
The public's library and digital archive.
Home to one of the largest "collections of collections" on the Internet, ibiblio.org is a conservancy of freely available information, including software, music, literature, art, history,...
MoMA Museum of Modern Art
The Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) is an art museum located in New York City. It has been singularly important in developing and collecting modernist art, and is often identified as the most influential museum of modern art in the wo...
Museum of the History of Science
The Museum of the History of Science houses an unrivalled collection of historic scientific instruments in the world's oldest surviving purpose-built museum building, the Old Ashmolean on Broad Street, Oxford. By virtue of the col...
National Media Museum
The National Media Museum is part of the NMSI Museums Group (National Museum of Science and Industry) which also includes the Science Museum (based in London and at Wroughton in Wiltshire) and the National Railway Museum (based in...
The Tate Gallery
Tate is the United Kingdom's national museum of British and Modern Art, and is a network of four art galleries in England: Tate Britain (opened in 1897 and renamed in 2000), Tate Liverpool (1988), Tate St Ives (1993) and Tate Mode...
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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.
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...
Fame & Fortune Online
Comprehensive listing of awards available to Canadian journalists.
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.
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
Committee to Protect Journalists
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
The Heymann Brothers Films
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.
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 Law
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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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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...
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...
The Sources HotLink
A website and newsletter dealing with media relations strategies.
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.
Workers Film and Photo League
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.
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?
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.
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.
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.
The Public Experiment in Housing
Photographs, commentary, and interviews.
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.
Applied Arts Magazine
Reports on the visual arts. Instructs and inspires readers by offering insights ino the techniques and creative objectives and challenges behind outstanding design work.
Photography, photo-based art, and new media.
Covers the range of contemporary arts in North America, including architecture, dance, theatre, poetry, fiction, photography, painting and film.
Contemporary visual arts.
Outdoor adventure: hiking, biking, backpacking, paddling, and adventure travel.
For retailers. Manufacturer, distributor and wholesaler listings. Articles on new products in photo imaging and new technology.
National Geographic Channel Canada
Features documentary and human interest programming that explores the natural world around us. The service is based on the world famous National Geographic Magazine.
Photography-related subjects including test reports on new equipment, techniques, portfolios, interviews with photographers, galleries, and digital imaging.
Photographers' profiles, new techniques, equipment and reviews. For photography amateurs and pros.
For people interested in photography. Includes interviews with photographers, articles about photographic techniques and photography education, and photo spreads featuring work by both professsional p...
Presents contemporary Canadian photography in an international context. For professional photographers, collectors, curators, writers and those who work in film, video and digital art.
Government Ministries & Agencies
National Gallery of Canada
Mandated to develop, maintain, and make known, throughout Canada and internationally, a collection of works of art, both historic and contemporary, with special, but not exclusive, reference to Canada...
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