I haven't seen the full programme yet but it seems there will be an interesting section consecrated to "La révolution mexicaine ou photographie et révolution".
Mi permetto di pubblicizzare, mentre mi familiarizzo con wordpress e sperando di fare cosa gradita, un CFP del Centro Interuniversitario di Storia Culturale su La società della sguardo. Ricerche sulla storia della visione in età contemporanea (secc. XIX-XX). Il bando scade il 1 giugno. La ...
A new, very interesting on line tool. I quote from the homepage: www.camera-obscura.org is a digital library on the history photographic techniques. Several thousand books public domain will be available soon online for free with the possibility of advanced research directly in the book content.
A seminar on teaching method, archives and the web.
Press photo of today and photos as documents for history tomorrow. Another reflection on post-production, with some interesting comments, by Béat Brüsch, in his blog Mots d'images. Starting point a new publication of Nachtwey's pictures of 9/11.
WestLicht Museum, in Wien, with the financial help of Impossible, bought the International polaroid collection. The collection includes photos from Ansel Adams, Sally Mann, Robert Mapplethorpe and many other "big" names. The British journal of Photography tells more, if you are interested.
The historical review Zapruder announces a competition for its tenth birthday. Young photographers are invited to send images representing the conflict. No money, but a chance to be published for the lucky winner and an exhibition in Rome, during the "birthday party" on 9th June. The call will be ...
It's opening today, in Hamburg, the 5th edition of the Triennal of Photography. This year's topic is "Crossing boundaries. Photo - Film -Photo". In the program, exhibitions and many events. I am particularly interested in two lectures: the one by Thorsten Scheid, that will explain "the promise of ...
Unfortunately I read about this conference too late. It looks quite interesting and there were a couple of talks related to photography as well. Has anyone attended to it?
A few links to Culture visuelle about the recent conference on "Travail et création artistique en régime numérique", a reflexion on artistic work in the digital era. Le prix d'un image, by Thierry Dehesdin. Photographie(s) et numérique(s). Du singulier au plurier, by Sylvain Maresca. Création ...