October 2011

The New Platforms, New Media Issue

© Jean Chung

© Jean Chung This image by Jean Chung appears in “Women Between Peace and War,” an exhibition organized by ART WORKS Projects to build public awareness of the challenges facing Afghan women. Here, Amina, 13, is surrounded by classmates at a literacy center in Afghanistan.

DNews
Q&A with Michael Mack, founder of SteidlMACK and MACK Books Imprint, on the E-book market; veteran food photographer Jeff Kauck explains how he has changed with the times; and Kansas City Star staff photographer David Eulitt talks football photography.
BY DAVID WALKER 

New Platforms, New Media

The Ten Best Photo Portfolio Apps for the iPad
These iPad portfolio apps will help you produce eye-catching multimedia photo presentations on Apple’s sleek tablet device.
BY DAN HAVLIK 

Why Photographers ♥ Tumblr
Photographers are flocking to the micro-blogging platform for its immediacy, ease of use and social marketing potential.
BY CONOR RISCH 

Bringing Documentary Photography to a Grassroots Audience
To build public awareness of the challenges facing Afghanistan’s women, ART WORKS Projects is making its newest photo exhibition accessible, affordable and easy to display.
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES

FEATURES

Pictures of Me
A longtime collector reveals what he’s learned about photography and himself while acquiring more than 1,000 works over the course of 30 years.
BY W.M. HUNT 

How a Licensing Agent Selects Photos
An agent responsible for licensing fine-art images for home decor prints and commercial products explains what images she looks for and where she finds them.
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES

CREATE

Stills and Motion in One Orange Box
Sean Busher has come up with a portfolio book that integrates new technology with tried-and-true marketing tools
BY JACQUELINE TOBIN 

TECH

How I Got That Shot
Lighting A Rock ‘n’ Roll Portrait: David Bowman shoots musician Brian Setzer for Guitar A cionado magazine.

E-Project: The Architecture of Flowers
In a project that merges science and art, photographer Giles Revell explores the structure of plants using a CT scanner.
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES

Objects of Desire
Pentax 645D Red “Japan” Edition; Blurb Instagram Books; Chrome Niko Camera Bags; and LockCircle aluminum DSLR camera body cap.

Product Reviews
The Leica M9-P; Epson’s Stylus Photo R3000 photo printer; and Panasonic’s LUMIX DMC-GF3.

Exposures
A new book by Donald Weber presents both dramatic and subtle images of power and control in Russia and the Ukraine; Gregory Halpern explores and makes photos in some of the country’s oldest Rust Belt cities.