Monthly Archives: February 2016

“It’s not the final finished piece, it’s…

“It’s not the final finished piece, it’s usually just the start. Photography is a medium for me, one part of the creative jigsaw puzzle.” 📷: @almahaser on her work via @gettyimages on Instagram #MergingMediums

“It’s not the final finished piece, it’s…

“It’s not the final finished piece, it’s usually just the start. Photography is a medium for me, one part of the creative jigsaw puzzle.” @almahaser on her work. 📷: Alma Haser |532840973|#NewTalent #Photography #MergingMediums #Collage


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The Weird and The Wonderful

Cow Beauty Contest and more of this week’s off beat photos from Getty Images News

The Weird and The Wonderful

A cow is made ready to be photographed at the ‘Schau der Besten’ (show of the best) cow beauty contest on February 25, 2016 in Verden, northern Germany. Around 200 cows took part in the event. Photo credit: JULIAN STRATENSCHULTE/AFP/Getty Images


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These Girls Escaped Child Marriage. Now They’re…

“Girl empowerment is one of the strongest prevention techniques to end child marriage,” says Sinclair. By teaching basic photography skills, the workshop affirmed the value of their voices and their stories.

These Girls Escaped Child Marriage. Now They’re…

Stephanie Sinclair’s nonprofit, Too Young to Wed , has partnered with Fuji Film and the Samburu Girls Foundation (SGF)—an organization that rescues vulnerable girls from harmful practices in rural Kenya—to put on a photography workshop for girls between ages of 11 and 14.


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Inside the photography program teaching teens…

The program seeks to “engage, inspire and empower high school students for digital photography and college preparation” and since their first graduating class in 2011, every NYC SALT student has been accepted to college.

Inside the photography program teaching teens…

Students are getting the experience of a lifetime behind the lens at an after-school program called NYC SALT. Getty Images’ Senior Picture Desk Editor, Michael Bocchieri, is also a proud NYC SALT photo teacher.


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Aperture Foundation Artist Talk With…

Fascinated by people and by the idea of exclusion, Jane Evelyn Atwood has managed to penetrate worlds that most of us do not know, or choose to ignore.

Aperture Foundation Artist Talk With…

Aperture Foundation, in collaboration with the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund, is pleased to present an artist talk with Jane Evelyn Atwood the first recipient of the W. Eugene Smith Award in 1980 for her work on the blind.


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