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Maggie Steber – Lessons in the Field

Reading the Pictures:
Pete Souza and Michael Shaw – Photoville 2017

Archivist Gawain Weaver:
Preserving a Photographic Legacy”

 

 

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Outreach Spotlight: CatchLight + Everyday Projects

Everyday Bay Area, a project of CatchLight, focuses on the power of visual storytelling to help SF Bay Area residents see and understand each other across identities, ages, demographics and geography. PhotoWings...

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Foundry Photojournalism Workshop

Every year, the Foundry Photojournalism Workshop offers a chance to learn from some of the world’s most well respected photojournalists. In 2008, Foundry kicked off in Mexico City and has since been held in...

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Ron Haviv – The Lost Rolls

Award-winning photojournalist Ron Haviv looks back at more than twenty-five...

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Outreach Spotlight: Facing Change

Facing Change: Documenting America’s goal is to document critical issues...

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Outreach Spotlight: Blue Earth Alliance – Collaborations for Cause

Founded in 1996 by Natalie Fobes, Phil Borges and Malcolm Edwards, Blue Earth...

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Sarah Blesener – PhotoWings Interview

Multi-award winning photographer Sarah Blesener tells us the story behind her...

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LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph 2016

LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph is a celebration of photography, created by...

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Outreach Spotlight: Appalshop

Appalshop uses place-based media, arts and education to document the life,...

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Peter DiCampo – The Everyday Projects

Award-winning photographer Peter DiCampo sat down with PhotoWings to discuss...

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Daniel Beltrá – Changing Perspectives

Earlier this year at Blue Earth Alliance’s Collaborations for Cause...

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Edward Echwalu – A Photographer’s Motivation

PhotoWings had the opportunity to talk with photojournalist and teacher Edward...

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John Stanmeyer – Story Behind the Photograph

Longtime National Geographic photojournalist John Stanmeyer shares the...

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Watch: PhotoWings + Ashoka U InSights Grantees

Check out the featurette of the PhotoWings and Ashoka U InSights Grant...

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Mark Strandquist – Performing Statistics / Windows from Prison

Following on the success of the PhotoWings/Ashoka U Insights Grant...

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Watch: Mike Davis – The Music of Photographs

At Blue Earth Alliance’s Collaborations for Cause 2014, PhotoWings sat...

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Watch: PhotoWings & AshokaU InSights Grant Winner: Dublin City University

PhotoWings traveled to Dublin, Ireland to document “Collaborating on...

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Creative Collaboration – Blue Earth Alliance

Earlier this year at Blue Earth Alliance’s Collaborations for Cause...

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Louie Schwartzberg – Learning Through Gratitude

Louie Schwartzberg is an award-winning producer, director and cinematographer...

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Outreach Program Competitions

The next grant competition has not yet been scheduled.  Check back for updates...

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Maggie Steber: In Conversation with Claire Rosen and The Secret Garden – Foundry 2015

Acclaimed photographer and journalist Maggie Steber shares a poignant Q&A...

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Sharing the power of photography around the world

PhotoWings sat down with several of the esteemed instructors at the 2014...

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Andrea Bruce – Lessons in the Field

PhotoWings spent the day with award-winning photojournalist and Harvard Nieman...

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Watch: Maggie Steber – The Value of Family Photo Albums

Maggie Steber has had a long career in photography as a National Geographic...

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The Healing Power of Photos

In this video, president and founder of PhotoWings Suzie Katz tells us a...

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Reasons To Care About Family Albums

PhotoWings Founder and President Suzie Katz shares a personal story about...

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