Friday June 12, 2020
Instagram Comes out Defending Artists

[by Tom Maddrey] Instagram has come out stating its Terms of Use does not allow users to embed another user's photograph on its website by using Instagram's embedding API technology without the proper license to use and display the photograph...

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"The Movement and The Moment," An ASMP Town Hall in Two...

Today, America is contending with twin pandemics. These two - systemic racism and COVID-19 - must be addressed, and each of us has a role to play in defeating them...

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CASE Act-ion: Join the Summer of CASE Act Clicks Campaign!

We ask that you please take two minutes to take action in this campaign as YOUR CLICKS COUNT. We have 20 Senate CASE Act co-sponsors to date. Let's up this number and get the CASE Act passed this summer!

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Join Us for the Conversation on June 17 @ 3pmET

Bob Krist and Tom Kennedy worked at the National Geographic together in the 1980s and '90s - Bob as a contributing editor/photographer at National Geographic Traveler magazine and Tom as Director of Photography. Join them for what's sure to be a...

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Limited Space Available. Register Now!

ASMP National Portfolio Reviews! Join us for a day of virtual portfolio reviews reaching across the country. These reviews have been put together to give you the unique opportunity to have your work reviewed by creatives from across the country...

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Questions with an Educator: Sonya Naumann

This week's Questions with an Educator features Sonya Naumann. Sonya is a California based conceptual art photographer as well as an educator. She is very comfortable in the classroom and loves assisting students in the...[Image: Sonya Naumann]

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Join the Discussions in the ASMP Forums

Join the discussions in the ASMP Forums that include COVID-19, Advocacy, Architecture, Assistants & Emerging Photographers, Corporate, Drones, Educator, Fine Art, Food, General Discussion & Video among others...[Image: Douglas Barkey]

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Tune In to ASMP Experts & Masters Podcasts

Welcome to the American Society of Media Photographers podcast series “ASMP Experts and Masters.” The program brings candid conversations about the craft, business and culture of photography between legendary photographers, creatives, and thought leaders under the guidance of our rotating hosts...
Image: James Kegley
From webinars to virtual town halls, stay connected.

Weekend Reading 6.11.2020

Some of the most interesting/useful/fun stories from around the web to check out over the weekend (Warning: Highly Bookmarkable). A weekly roundup of links curated this week by ASMP National Board Director Frank Rocco...[Image: Karim El Maktafi]

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The Hidden Ways the CARES Act Can Improve Your Cashflow

By now, the major coronavirus relief programs put in place by the CARES Act in March. .. Read more 
How Workplaces Will Use Emerging Tech to Monitor Social Distancing

As we emerge from the coronavirus lockdown, those of us who still have a workplace may not recognize it. Businesses, eager to limit liability for employees and customers, are considering a variety of emerging technologies for limiting pandemic... Read more
Now Is the Time to Read Photography Books

On the occasion of National Photography Month, a curator looks back at some of MoMA’s classic photo publications.” Some of these are available. . . Read more
Image: Alexander Dummer
Now more than ever, the work of ASMP is vital.