Group portrait courtesy of Anthony Aquino
April 04, 2014 -
High School Photo Students Inspired to Give, Rather than Take, Portraits
© Elan Star
April 02, 2014 -
StudentStock.com Offers an Online Community and Image Marketplace
© Ami Vitale
April 01, 2014 -
Last fall, an exclusive panel discussion with Nikon Ambassadors Ami
Vitale, Corey Rich and Jerry Ghionis had New York’s Jacob Javits Center
abuzz with creative inspiration and business advice. These three diverse
photographers shared candid opinions and expert guidance on How to Maintain a Solid Presence in a Shifting Field.
© Jessamyn Lovell
March 31, 2014 -
Jessamyn Lovell’s power as an educator is partly due to the fact that she teaches what she actually practices. Winner of CENTER’s 2013 Excellence in Teaching Award, Lovell says her passion for photography stems from its ability to blur lines between fact and fiction, “to explore in-between truth and tell different versions of the same story.”
© Jason Francisco
March 25, 2014 -
There’s a clear message coming out of the nation’s capital on the issue
of higher education these days: It’s all about skills and jobs. In a
highly reported sound bite from President Obama’s speech before a
group of manufacturing industry workers, he commented, “Folks can make a
lot more potentially with skilled manufacturing or the trades than they
might with an art history degree.” Obama continued with the suggestion
that a four-year college education is less significant than “[getting]
the skills and the training that you need.”
What is the future of arts education for the next generation of budding creative talent? This article takes A Sneak Peek at the Obama administration's College Affordability Plan.
© Rich Clarkson/Clarkson Creative
March 18, 2014 -
Q&A with Rich Clarkson: legendary director of photography, photo book packager and director of sports photography services
© Supranav Dash
March 15, 2014 -
Supranav Dash, a 2013 graduate of the School of Visual Arts, recounts his adventures in making large-format portraits of endangered tradesmen in and around his hometown of Kolkata, India, in old-world professions that are at risk of vanishing in our high-tech world. We met with Dash in October 2013 during the 11:30 club at the Eddie Adams Workshop in Jeffersonville, New York.
© John G. Zimmerman
March 14, 2014 -
JOHN G. ZIMMERMAN
[1927 - 2002]
Mastermind of Lighting and Action in Sports
Headshot © David Lindner
March 12, 2014 -
Q: I'm an aspiring sports photographer and am currently interning for a
number of teams at my school. I'd like to start selling these images on
the Internet but someone told me I'd need to remove logos from my images
first. Why is that necessary? It seems like it would take a lot of
December 17, 2013 -
Submit your images in our Student Photo Contest for a chance have your work viewed by influential judges, get your work featured in PDNedu Magazine, and win prizes, such as a Nikon camera, Canson Infinity Discovery Pack, B&H gift card and a portfolio review session with a PDN editor.
© Lynn Goldsmith
November 04, 2013 -
Lynn Goldsmith Looks Back on a Life Lighting the Stars
© CJ Harker
November 01, 2013 -
Like many young photographers who document their friends and lifestyle, CJ Harker finds his inspiration in the culture of skateboarding.
© Masato Kuroda
October 31, 2013 -
Community College Students Capture Diversity in Queens
October 29, 2013 -
Fotofolios.org: An international Internet resource delivering images and opportunities to students and graduates.
photo © Christina Katsolis
October 11, 2013 -
Museum Studies: Photography Programs with Associated Museums Generate Academic Enlightenment
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