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Cartier-Bresson's Street Photography: The Perfect Take

On the 22nd of August 1908, painter and pioneering photojournalist Henri Cartier-Bresson was born in Chanteloup-en-Brie, France. By self-admission, his first true love of photography was inspired by… 876 more words


Photography News July 2017

British Journal of Photography in Contemporary Photography co-production deal with online film channel FullBleed: BJP-online.com

Auction Record for Wolfgang Tillmans at Phillips’ 20th Century & Contemporary Art Evening Sale: … 12 more words


Prestigious Photo Agency Magnum to Receive Outside Investment

A year ago when photographers with Magnum Photos met in London to select the new members, associates and nominees who would be joining the prestigious agency, they also approved a new plan and structure that would bring—for the first time in Magnum’s history—a capital injection from outside investors. 411 more words

Magnum Photos Now: New Approaches to the Archive

I went to this New Approaches to the Archive talk, part of Magnum Photos Now, a series of lectures about Magnum Photos in this year of their 70th anniversary, because I work in the field of libraries and archives and was interested to learn more about a photographic archive.  236 more words


Magnum Manifesto at International Center of Photography, May 26 - September 3, 2017

“What is Magnum? A cooperative of renowned photographers, created in Paris and New York in 1947; an innovative economic model, enabling its members to become owners of their images and independent authors in their own right; a place for debates, founded on ethical and aesthetic ambitions, gathering diverse and sometimes contentious approaches. 208 more words