The Business of Photography: A Conversation with Mary Virginia Swanson

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A leading photography educator shares essential advice for working artists.

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Along the Dinosaur Road: A Conversation with Yto Barrada

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2016_03_29_Barrada_Featured

Is the trade in precious fossils the next frontier of Moroccan tourism—or just a ruse?

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The Foto Cine Clube

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In São Paulo, an exhibition explores the global reach of modern Brazilian photography.

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From the Outside In

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In exploring the lives of others, what are the virtues of an outsider’s position?

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2016 Aperture Summer Open: A Conversation with Charlotte Cotton

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The curator of Aperture’s Summer Open speaks about the relationship between photography and magic.

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First Look: photo+craft

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Clarissa-Sligh,What's-Happening-with-Momma

An upcoming festival in Asheville, North Carolina, investigates the intersection of photography and craft.

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Archipelago

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Ishikawa Naoki traveled around Japan over ten years, depicting canted colorful scenes of everyday life. 

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Of Refugees and the Photograph

Nina Berman, Installation view of Za'atari: Inside These Walls, March, 23, 2014. © the aritst/ NOOR
Nina Berman, Installation view of Za'atari: Inside These Walls, March, 23, 2014. © the aritst/ NOOR

In conjunction with the recent “Odyssey” issue of Aperture magazine, Fred Ritchin examines photography of the refugee crisis.

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Bill Armstrong: The Secrets of Color in Photography

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  “I recommend Bill Armstrong’s color workshop 100%. His understanding of color in photography is unparalleled. . . . He is a working artist who understands and can talk about his medium. My experience of his class was incredibly valuable and full of insights.” —W.M. Hunt Bill Armstrong led a two-day workshop at Aperture Foundation, covering the aesthetic principles behind creating strong color photographs.   Exploring both the technical and aesthetic aspects of color theory, Armstrong examined how the eye sees color, the contrast and harmony of colors, color and time of day, color mood and meaning, perception of color,…

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