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Alphabetical by series

12 ON PORTRAITURE [12 photographers writing about what makes a good portrait]
Viktoria Sorochinski 6.16.11
Timothy Archibald 6.7.11
Cori Pepelnjak 5.25.11
Anastasia Cazabon 5.20.11
Margo Ovcharenko 5.14.11
Shen Wei 4.21.11
Lucas Foglia 4.12.11
Jess T. Dugan 4.5.11
Susan Worsham 3.31.11
Steve Davis 3.21.11
Elinor Carucci 3.17.11
Mark Powell 3.13.11

BOOK DISCUSSION GROUP RECAP [summaries of Flak Photo Books Facebook Discussions of Essays in Gerry Badger's "The Pleasures of Good Photographs"]
It's Art, But Is It Photography? 7.24.12
Elliptical Narratives 7.10.12
The "Quiet" Photograph 6.17.12
John Gossage 6.6.12
Walker Evans 5.22.12

CLASSROOM [mentorship program photographers receive feedback on their work from mentors]
Margartia Valdivieso 7.30.14
Aura Lambertinez 4.29.14
Mónica Lorenza Taborda 12.20.13
Juliana Henao Alcaraz 10.31.13
Edwin Ochoa Vélez 8.10.13
Natalia Lopera 6.3.13

DIALOGUES, FROM AFRICA  [Juan Orrantia conducts Q&As with photographers based in Africa] 
Monique Pelser 12.16.14
Vincent Bezuidenhout 10.10.14
Musa Nxumalo 8.8.14
Alexia Webster 6.25.14

EDITING [conversations on the physical process of editing images]
Jeff Rich 10.7.14
Ashley Kauschinger 8.19.14
Rob Haggart 8.15.14

EMERGING MEXICAN STREET PHOTOGRAPHERS SERIES [a series curated by Mark Powell and Tom Griggs on emerging young street photographers in Mexico City]
Alfredo Moreno 5.13.11
Irving Cabrera Torres 5.9.11
Jair Cabrera Torres 5.7.11
Fermín Guzmán Martínez 5.5.11
Nayeli Cruz Bonilla 5.3.11

ESSAYS
Untangling Roles of the Vernacular Within Contemporary Photographic Practice by Lin VanderVliet 12.10.14
The Critique 11.16.14
How Do We Understand a Photograph? 6.24.14
Mexico Notebook: Contemporary Photography in Oaxaca by Jessica Hubbard Marr 6.2.14
The Autopanopticon and the New Hot and Cool 5.29.14

Etc. [one-offs, oddball and humor]

EXCHANGE EDIT: [Two photographers select images from each other's work to form a new edit]

f100 [50 photography world figures select two photographers each deserving more recognition]

GENERAL PHOTOGRAPHY

GUEST PROJECT SHORTLISTS [listings of recommended photography projects to explore from guests]
Project Shortlist 11.24.14: Zachary Rosen
Project Shortlist 10.23.14: Salym Fayad - Africa, photography and the digital era 10.23.14 

GUEST READING SHORTLISTS [listings of recommended readings from guests]

GUIDES [basic information and tips for events and spaces]

HOW TO DEVELOP A PROJECT [12 photographers give advice for developing a project once its already under way]

HOW TO START A PROJECT [15 photographers give advice for starting a project]

THE IMAGE [photographs accompanied by writing from the photographer about the image and its context]

INDEPENDENTLY PUBLISHED PHOTOBOOKS [a series of interviews by Antone Dolezal with photographers about their independently published books]

INTERNATIONAL SITE PROFILES [a look at internationally-based online magazines, blogs and pages]


INTERVIEWS

MICROGRANTS

NEW IDEAS IN PHOTOGRAPHY [Five photographers selected in response to an initiative by Colin Pantell and Joerg Colberg]

Jessica Eaton 9.14.12
Abelardo Morell 9.13.12
Paul Graham 9.12.12
Amy Elkins 9.11.12
Bryan Graf 9.10.12

OUTTAKES [Interviews with contemporary photographers on alternate versions of some of their most celebrated images; from photographer Joshua Dudley Greer]
Simon Roberts 12.18.14
Richard Renaldi 4.28.14
Amy Stein 12.9.13
Mike Smith 10.28.13 

PHOTOGRAPHERS ON PHOTOGRAPHERS [photographers writing about the work of another photographer]

PHOTOGRAPHY IN LATIN AMERICA 2012 [100 images curated with Christy Karpinski of F-Stop Magazine]

PORTFOLIO [a group of photographs from a single body of work]
Natan Dvir, Sandy Now and Then 11.5.13
Matt O'Brien, No Dar Papaya 10.25.13
Matthew Swarts, BETH 10.1.13
Lana Z Caplan, Out of This Body 5.16.13
Mark Strandquist, Some Other Places We've Missed 3.15.13
Oliver Schneider, 10.4.12
Patricia Lay-Dorsey, Falling Into Place: Self Portraits 4.24.12
Guillermo Srodek-Hart, Short Stories III 2.23.12
Guillermo Srodek-Hart, Short Stories II 2.16.12
Guillermo Srodek-Hart, Short Stories I 2.14.12
Stella Johnson, New Work From Greece Part II 5.1.11
Stella Johnson, New Work From Greece Part I 4.29.11

PROJECT SHORTLIST [listings of recommended photography projects to explore]
Project Shortlist 11.9.12

PROFILE [an extended look at a person, group, or entity in the photography community]
100 Ojos Latinos 2.10.14
In the In-Between 6.27.13
Fotografía Colombiana 6.10.13
One, One Thousand 4.17.13
Cienojos 2.8.13
Man of the Monkey 10.2.12
We Are the Youth 9.7.12
Stag & Deer 5.21.12
MONO, Volume 1 4.2.12
LUCEO Images 3.1.12
ONWARD '12 Selected Photographers 2.2.12
Statement Images 11.21.11

PROJECT RELEASES [new photography projects]
Juan Orrantia, The afterlife of coca (and its) dreams, 10.14.13
Antone Dolezal and Lara Shipley, Devil's Promenade 9.23.13
Timothy Archibald, Stereoscopy Photographs 9.17.13
Margo Ovcharenko, Furious like a child 4.15.13
Jackie Nickerson, TERRAIN 3.11.13
Phil Jung, A Different Nature 7.27.12
Shane Lavalette 5.14.12
Stephen Tomasko First Place and Our Congratulations 4.6.12
Alejandro Cartagena Car Poolers 2.26.12
Gregory Halpern A 9.23.11
Rory Mulligan Cindy Timberwolf 5.16.11
Kate Greene Anomalous Phenomena 4.27.11

PUBLISHER Q&A [questions for the editors and publishers of a range of online and print publications]
Christy Karpinski, F-Stop Magazine 2.27.12
Alec Soth, Little Brown Mushroom 1.19.12
Daniel Augschoell, Ahorn Magazine 1.9.12
David Bram, Fraction Magazine 1.8.12
Jason Fulford, J&L Books 12.22.11
Lee Grant and Tom Williams, Timemachine Magazine 12.19.11
Bryan Formhals, LPV Magazine 12.16.11
Barry W. Hughes, SuperMassiveBlackHole 12.12.11
Jeffrey Ladd, Errata Editions 12.8.11
Ray Potes, Hamburger Eyes Photo Magazine 12.5.11
Michael Itkoff, Daylight Magazine 12.2.11
Shane Lavalette, Lay Flat 10.14.11

PUBLISHER Q&A2 [a second installment of the Publisher Q&A series]
Valentina Abenavoli and Alex Bocchetto of Akina Books 12.3.13
Paul Schiek, TBW Books 10.23.13
Qiana Mestrich, Dodge & Burn 9.5.13
Conor Risch, Senior Editor of PDN 8.29.13
Heidi Romano, Unless you will 8.27.13
Harsha Vadlamani, Galli Magazine 8.20.13
Aline Smithson, Lenscratch 8.9.13
Curt Holtz, Prestel Publishing 5.4.13
Hannah Watson, Trolley Books 3.18.13
Luca Desienna, Gomma Magazine Ltd. 2.15.13
David Schoerner, Hassla Books 2.14.13
Éanna de Fréine, The Velvet Cell 11.29.12

Q&A [short interviews]
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Ana Ayarzagoitia 9.8.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Luis Mercado 9.1.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Ray Govea 8.28.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Eduardo Jiménez Román 7.14.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Claudia Arechiga 6.23.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Nahatan Navarro 6.6.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Aglae Cortés 5.21.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Maria José Sesma 5.11.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Nora Gómez 4.25.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Melba Arellano 4.21.14
Mexico Notebook: Q&A with Jorge Taboada 4.9.14
Victoria Holguín of fotomeraki 3.14.14
Lisa Kereszi 9.13.13
Harvey Benge 3.19.13
Nicholas Nixon 7.6.12

A QUESTION ABOUT [experts respond to a question in their field]
The Photographic Series [respondent Eileen Rafferty] 7.11.14
Childhood Genius in the Visual Arts [respondent Dr. Hilary Levey Friedman] 10.29.13
Provoke [respondent Marc Feustel] 12.13.11
Tyler Hicks and the Qaddafi Album Part II [respondents Patrick Lee Plaisance and Stephen J.A. Ward], 12.1.11
Tyler Hicks and the Qaddafi Album Part I [respondent Bill Reader11.29.11

READING SHORTLISTS [listings of recommended readings]
Reading Shortlist 12.4.14
Reading Shortlist 11.7.14
Reading Shortlist 6.13.14
Reading Shortlist 2.13.14
Reading Shortlist 12.18.13
Reading Shortlist 10.2.13
Reading Shortlist 9.12.13
Reading Shortlist 7.19.13
Reading Shortlist 1.29.13
Reading Shortlist 12.4.12
Reading Shortlist 10.31.12
Reading Shortlist 8.14.12
Reading Shortlist 4.13.12
Reading Shortlist 3.2.12
Reading Shortlist 2.12.12
Reading Shortlist 1.24.12
Reading Shortlist 11.27.11
Reading Shortlist 11.11.11
Reading Shortlist 10.31.11
Reading Shortlist 10.3.11
Reading Shortlist 8.21.11
Reading Shortlist 8.16.11

REVIEWS
Paul Graham, "Does Yellow Run Forever? 11.10.14
"We Make the Path by Walking" by Paul Gaffney 8.1.14
Reflections on LOOKbetween 2014 by Jessica Hubbard Marr 6.30.14
"Ad Infinitum" by Kris Vervaeke 5.15.14
"Suburban Dreams" by Beth Yarnelle Edwards 5.1.14
José Pedro Cortes' "Costa" by Adam Bell 4.22.14
Katie Murray's "All the Queens Men" by Carl Gunhouse 3.6.14
Stephen Shore's "A New York Minute" iBook, by Martin Brink 11.27.13 
Martin Kollar's "Field Trip" by Adam Bell 11.20.13
Making Pictures of People, 10.6.13
Carolyn Drake's "Two Rivers" by Adam Bell 9.6.13
Found Photographs: Snap Noir / Photo Brut, by Jaime Permuth 8.26.13
Amani Willett's "Disquiet" by Adam Bell 7.6.13
Looking at the Land, 11.17.12
Erika Diettes, "Sudarios" 11.8.12
Sophie Calle at the Museo de Arte Moderno Medellín 4.19.12

SELECTS [Photography world members recommend portfolios not heavily circulated online]
Yoav Horesh 8.26.14
Dan Abbe 6.8.14
Barry W. Hughes 4.10.14
Yumi Goto 12.17.13
Mark Peter Drolet 11.13.13

STUDENT PORTFOLIOS [from university programs in Medellín]
Medellín Student Photographers + ACMV 6.1.13
Santiago Rúa Henao 11.10.11
Juliana Henao Alcaraz 11.1.11
Mónica Lorenza Taborda 8.5.11

YEAR REVIEW [An annual look back on the past year and ahead at the coming year for the site]
2013 Third Year Review
2012 Second Year Review
2011 First Year Review