This just in: The National Press Photographers Association presented #ICPSchool Dean Fred Ritchin with the John Long Ethics Award. Congratulations!

NPPA 2017 Awards Announced

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Pete Souza—the former Chief Official White House Photographer—documented President Barack Obama's farewell on Instagram. [ Buff.ly Link ]
Weegee "The Famous" and his take on the Capitol.
Circus Elephant on Top of the Capitol, ca. 1960 [ Buff.ly Link ]
#PerpetualRevolution opens in ONE WEEK at the #ICPMuseum. The exhibition is an examination of endless new streams of provocative, powerful, and sometimes frightening media images and their connections to social upheaval and transformation. [ Buff.ly Link ]
Sheila Pree Bright, James Balog, Sergey Ponomarev
#InaugurationDay viewed through the lens of Cornell Capa.
Washington, D.C., January 20, 1961 [ Buff.ly Link ]
#ICPalumni Nona Faustine's striking work is featured in Hyperallergic. Faustine is a graduate of the 2013 #ICPBardMFA program.

When You Want to Be Part of the Nation, but It Won't Let You In

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Today’s #NationalPopcornDay!  Having a few handfuls before popping over to the studio to try out the Mamiya RZ67.
Larry Clark's photographs in "Tulsa" are unflinching portrayals of life. The book launched Clark's career. #HappyBirthday
Untitled, 1971 © Larry Clark; Courtesy of the artist and Luhring Augustine, New York. [ Buff.ly Link ]
President John F. Kennedy and his wife Jackie at the Inaugural Ball in 1961.
Paul Schutzer [ Buff.ly Link ]
#ICPstaff member Alex Golshani released a new book featuring images from the 2016 U.S. election and its aftermath. “Eleven/Nine” is available here: [ Buff.ly Link ]
Weegee on patrol. #WeegeeWednesday
Unidentified Photographer, Los Angeles, ca. 1950 [ Buff.ly Link ]
The artist-run super PAC, #ForFreedoms won the 2017 Infinity Award for Online Platform and New Media. #InfinityAwards [ Buff.ly Link ]
"[...] It is the photographer, not the camera, that is the instrument."
— Eve Arnold, #WednesdayWisdom
#ICYMI we announced the 2017 #InfinityAwards winners! Harry Benson will receive the Infinity Award for Lifetime Achievement.

Infinity Awards

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“Float like a butterfly, sting like a bee. The hands can't hit what the eyes can't see.”
#HappyBirthday to Muhammad Ali!
Chicago, 1966. Thomas Hoepker/Magnum Photos
Keep an eye on Vasantha Yogananthan, he's the recipient of the Emerging Photographer Infinity Award. Congratulations! #InfinityAwards
What a princess should wear, Chitrakoot, Madhya Pradesh [ Buff.ly Link ]
Photographs from Nancy Borowick’s "Cancer Family" are currently on view in "Visual Union: The Decades Show" at Union College in Schenectady, NY. #ICPalumni
Nancy Borowick, The Kitchen Dance [ Buff.ly Link ]
Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. addresses the crowd outside of the United Nations. #MLKDAY
Benedict J. Fernandez, April 15, 1967 [ Buff.ly Link ]
Congrats to Edmund Clark and Crofton Black for their 2017 Infinity Award for Documentary and Photojournalism. Clark and Black’s “Negative Publicity” offers a complex portrayal of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency’s secret detention practices in the war on terror and the process of investigating them. #InfinityAwards [ Buff.ly Link ]