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Great Reads in Photography: July 25, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo-features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


A Lost Camera Case Opens Memories of a 1960s Photojournalist’s Life – The Daily Beast

Coretta Scott King bussing Martin Luther King Jr. on the cheek following his speech in Montgomery, Alabama, at the culmination of the Selma March, March 25, 1965
Coretta Scott King bussing Martin Luther King Jr. on the cheek following his speech in Montgomery, Alabama, at the culmination of the Selma march, March 25, 1965. © Ben Martin, photo courtesy Kathryn Leigh Scott

Actress and author Kathryn Leigh Scott’s deceased former husband was Ben Martin,Time/Life photographer. According to the New York Times,

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Great Reads in Photography: July 18, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical, to how-to, to photo features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


Professor Makes Major Error in Banning Kit Lenses — Photofocus

A professor at a university in North Carolina has banned her editorial photography students from using kit lenses. These are the 18-55 mm (28-85mm equivalent approximately on full-frame cameras) lenses that come included with basic APS-C camera bodies.

The syllabus was recently shared on Reddit by a student in the class who wishes to remain anonymous. It sparked a lively

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Great Reads in Photography: July 11, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


This 28-Year-Old Artist Made Over $130,000 Selling NFTs in Just 5 Months — CNBC Make It

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Great Reads in Photography: June 27, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


When NASA Makes News, this Photographer is There to Capture it CNN

Space shuttle Atlantis is seen as it lifts off from NASA Kennedy Space Center’s Launchpad. The launch of Atlantis on the STS-135 mission is the final flight of the Shuttle Program. Photo credit: NASA/Bill Ingalls, July 8, 2011

For the past 30 years, Bill Ingalls has had a front-row seat to some of NASA’s most historic moments.

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Great Reads in Photography: June 20, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


Photographer Covers the Brutal Cost of Leather Production in India – Feature Shoot

A family relaxes on top of a pile of leather trimmings at a dumpsite on the outskirts of the city of Kanpur. The trimmings are discarded from the nearby tannery factories and burnt, dried, and re-used as fertilizer and chicken feed. © Sean Gallagher

Sean Gallagher, an independent photographer and documentary filmmaker originally from the UK, visited

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Great Reads in Photography: June 13, 2021

Every Sunday, we bring together a collection of easy-reading articles from analytical to how-to to photo-features in no particular order that did not make our regular daily coverage. Enjoy!


Photographing Afghans in the Forever War – Adam Ferguson

Disillusioned with making photos that turned soldiers into heroes, the photojournalist turned to civilians to show the human toll of war.

Eza Khan, age 45 and born in Iran. He was a garment seller with a wife and two children. He has been addicted to Heroin for 15 years, Afghanistan, 2016.
Eza Khan, age 45 and born in Iran. He was a garment seller with a wife and two children. He has been addicted to Heroin for 15 years, Afghanistan, 2016. © Adam Ferguson

The 5-Minute Sunday Interview

Phil Mistry: In 2008,

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