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One More Look: Look3 Finale

Look3 finished off on Saturday with a cluster of events that brought this year’s happenings to a close with festive celebrations. These proved to be further proof of the family vibe of the gathering, and an evocation of this year’s theme of “home”. Following Saturday’s excellent Masters Talk and the unforgettable Nan Goldin/Sally Mann interview-cum-voyeuristic-kaffeeklatsch, [...]

Nan Goldin and Sally Mann Insight Conversation – Photos by Benjamin J Myers

Photographer Benjamin J Myers was on hand to document the thrilling conversation between Nan Goldin and Sally Mann, held during Saturday’s Insight Conversation at the Paramount Theater in Charlottesville. Be sure to check out Miki’s liveblog post for full coverage of this amazing encounter between two legends. All photographs by Benjamin J Myers

Day 3 Masters Talks: Frazier, Liittschwager and McCurry

LaToya Ruby Frazier: Notion of Family LaToya Ruby Frazier’s complex work recounts the social injustice in her hometown of Braddock, Pennsylvania, a community pushed to despair after the closing of the steel mills and other vital infrastructure. The socio-political instability that has destroyed the African-American community in Braddock as what she describes “contemporary day redlining”. [...]

Hope For a Healthy World

BD, a producer of medical devices used globally to combat urgent healthcare issues, hosted a breakfast chat with MaryAnne Golon and winners of the Global Health Photography Competition—including Corbis’ own Carlos Cazalis. The discussion advised photographers on exposing their photojournalism to the media through soft and tough approaches. BD encouraged photographers to pursue stories that [...]

Night Work: Shots Projections at Look3 Day 2

A crowd of photo fans enjoyed a nearly two-hour feast of visual projections in the Charlottesville Pavilion last night. The bowl-like amphitheater is tucked right into downtown Charlottesville, and the event was open to the public—attracting an audience of several thousand Look3-ers, locals, and tourists. Photograph courtesy of Benjamin J Myers The giant screen and [...]

Masters Talks: The Emotional Rollercoaster

This morning’s Masters Talks with Christopher Anderson, Ashley Gilbertson, Mary Ellen Mark and Martin Bill was wild ride of emotions. It began with Christopher detailing his poignant coverage of Afghanistan, Lebanon, Haiti, and Bolivia, among other places. At a time in his career when he began to lose interest in the act of making photography, [...]