© Ishiuchi Miyako
March 07, 2014 -
The award committee commended Ishiuchi's innovative style and approach to her work, and noted that she has been a role model for young women artists in the male-dominated field of photography in Japan.
March 06, 2014 -
Getty Images makes its photo collection available for free to non-commercial users, hoping to drive more sales of commercial use licenses. But is it undermining copyright in the process?
© Sebastián Liste/Reportage by Getty Images
February 27, 2014 - Sebastián Liste has won the $20,000 2014 Alexia Foundation professional grant for his ongoing project “The New Culture of Violence in Latin America.” More »
© John Stanmeyer
February 14, 2014 - American photographer John Stanmeyer of won the 2013 World Press Photo of the Year for an image depicting African migrants standing on the beach in Djibouti, holding mobile phones aloft in an effort to get an inexpensive wireless signal. More »
©Associated Press/Narciso Contreras
January 23, 2014 -
Associated Press (AP) cut ties with Pulitzer Prize-winning freelance photographer Narciso Contreras for altering a news photograph he shot in Syria.
© John Dominis/Time Inc/Courtesy of the Monroe Gallery
December 30, 2013 -
Among his most famous images for LIFE were the "Black Power salute" at the Mexico City Olympics, and intimate photo essays on Frank Sinatra and Steve McQueen.
©Saul Leiter, courtesy gallery FIFTY ONE, Antwerp
November 28, 2013 -
Artist Saul Leiter, who spent decades working in relative obscurity before his talents as a pioneering color photographer came to light, died November 26 in New York City at the age of 89.
November 26, 2013 -
The $1.2 million jury verdict in the Morel v. AFP copyright infringement case was a vindication for photographer Daniel Morel that sent a strong message to photo agencies: Don't distribute images by freelancers without permission, then vilify the photographer for defending his rights.
© Olivier Jobard, Myop / 2013 Tim Hetherington Grant
November 11, 2013 -
The French photojournalist will use the grant of 20,000 pounds to complete a project on two Afghan immigrants trying to get to Paris.
© Deborah Turbeville
October 25, 2013 -
Renowned for fashion stories of the Seventies and Eighties, Deborah Turbeville photographed architecture and travel throughout her career. She died October 24 in New York City.
© Robin Hammond
October 17, 2013 -
The photographer will use the grant to continue his project about the neglect and abuse of the mentally ill in Africa.
© Bill Eppridge. Courtesy Time & Life Pictures/Getty Images
October 03, 2013 - Bill Eppridge, renowned for his iconic images of the Civil Rights movement, Robert Kennedy’s assassination, the Vietnam War and Beatles, died October 2, 2013. He was 75. More »
© Carrie Mae Weems
September 25, 2013 -
Photographer and videomaker Carrie Mae Weems, who uses a variety of media to explore race, gender and identity, is one of 24 individuals awarded a $625,000, five-year grant from the MacArthur Foundation.
August 26, 2013 -
New Mexico wedding photographers are barred by law from discriminating against same-sex couples by refusing to provide them with wedding photo services, the state's highest court has ruled.
August 20, 2013 -
The bankruptcy court judge's approval of Kodak's restructuring plan paves the way for the former film pioneer emerging from bankruptcy protection by early September. Pensioners and some shareholders are not happy.
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