©Associated Press/Joe Rosenthal (left); ©North Jersey Media Group/Thomas E. Franklin (right)
Court Sustains Infringement Claim over Thomas Franklin's 9/11 Photo
A federal court is leaving it to a jury to decide whether Fox News Network's unauthorized use of Thomas Franklin's iconic 9/11 photo was fair use.
March 26, 2015 - A federal judge says the purposes of the Copyright Act "are not furthered by awarding fees and costs" to Morel, who won a $1.2 million jury verdict for copyright infringement in 2013. More »
© Momo Okabe
March 25, 2015 - The Fotografiemuseum Amsterdam (Foam) has announced the winner of its Foam Paul Huf Award 2015, Momo Okabe. Okabe won for her projects “Dildo” and “Bible,” which explore her relationships with two of her lovers as they transition from female to male. More »
March 10, 2015 - Welcome to the era of USB Type-C. More »
March 05, 2015 - Sony has four new lenses for its mirrorless camera system. More »
March 03, 2015 - The Polaroid-inspired Impossible Project has updated its mobile Instant Lab camera. More »
© Paolo Marchetti
February 26, 2015 - Marchetti won for a project that will look at one of the fashion industries most controversial supply chains. More »
February 24, 2015 - Arri's new Alexa Mini downsizes the cinema system for gimbals, drones and run-and-gun shooting. More »
February 19, 2015 - In graduate school, Thomas Knoll was teaching computers how to see photos. His brother John was plying his trade at Industrial Light and Magic. The two combined to make digital imaging history. More »
February 17, 2015 - The FAA has issued its long-awaited proposed rules for commercial drone use. More »
February 12, 2015 - Danish photographer Mads Nissen wins the World Press Photo of the Year 2014 prize for an image showing a gay couple during an intimate moment in St. Petersburg, Russia. More »
January 30, 2015 - New wide angle lenses from Tamron and Tokina will help DSLR shooters take in all the scenery. More »
© Konemann/photo by Will McBride
January 30, 2015 - Will McBride, who documented post-war Germany and published numerous books of his honest, intimate photos of young people, died in Berlin Janary 30. More »
January 20, 2015 - Panasonic's mirrorless GH7 feeds our needs for selfies with a flip-up display and several new automatic shooting modes. More »
© powerHouse Books/photo by Phil Stern
December 15, 2014 - Phil Stern, who photographed movie stars from Marilyn Monroe to John Wayne to Frank Sinatra both on set and at home, died December 13. He was 95. More »
© The Washington Post
December 12, 2014 - Michel du Cille, who won three Pulitzers for his work at the Miami Herald and the Washington Post, died of an apparent heart attack while covering the Ebola crisis. More »
© William Daniels/Panos Pictures
December 11, 2014 - Photographer William Daniels has won the fourth annual Tim Hetherington Grant, and its €20,000 (approximately $24,765) prize, for his work in the Central African Republic.
Courtesy Julian Richards
November 14, 2014 -
Julian Richards explains how changes in the industry, photographer/client relationships, and his personal life finally led him to "walk the plank."
© RENE BURRI/MAGNUM PHOTOS
October 20, 2014 -
René Burri, the photographer best known for his iconic images of Che Guevera and Pablo Picasso, has died at 81.
© Joseph Sywenkyj
October 15, 2014 -
Photographer Joseph Sywenkyj has won the 2014 W. Eugene Smith Grant—the $30,000 prize for “humanistic” photography—for his project Verses from a Nation in Transition.
October 14, 2014 -
Flickr will now let users turn their stored images into photographic wall art.
© Estate of Ray K. Metzker/Courtesy Laurence Miller Gallery
October 09, 2014 - The ground-breaking photographer, renowned for his experimental in-camera and darkroom techniques and technically ambitious photos of Philadelphia streets, died October 9. More »
September 29, 2014 -
GoPro has introduced three new Hero action cameras with supped up 4K recording and more.
© Jon Lowenstein
September 04, 2014 -
The photographer plans to create, through words and photos, "a lasting testimony" to the Chicago neighborhood where he has lived and worked for over a decade.
September 02, 2014 -
The new Loxia line of manual focus lenses from Zeiss are aimed at Sony's E-mount cameras.
August 14, 2014 -
A federal judge sustained the award on the grounds that photographer Daniel Morel presented sufficient evidence at the trial last year to support the verdict.
August 06, 2014 -
DJI's latest camera drone can haul heftier gear aloft.
© Michael Schmidt
May 27, 2014 -
Fine-art photographer Michael Schmidt, best known for documenting post-war Germany, died two days after he was awarded the $112,500 Prix Pictet.
© Richard Mosse, Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery
May 12, 2014 - Irish artist Richard Mosse has won the 2014 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize for his exhibition last year at the Venice Biennale. More »
©Tyler Hicks/The New York Times
April 25, 2014 -
Tyler Hicks of The New York Times has won the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award from the Overseas Press Club.
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