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The Human Digitizer

Posted by on May 19, 2017 | Photographer Interviews

Photo © Alexx Henry

In “Here They Lie,” one of the debut titles on the PlayStation virtual reality platform, players traverse an immersive 3D hellscape. When the terrifying beast-humans turn their gaze on you, the terror is real, and for that, you can thank Alexx Henry. The characters in “Here They Lie” owe their likeness to real human models... More

The Stop-Motion Maestro

Posted by on May 5, 2017 | Photographer Interviews

Even if you don’t know his nom de guerre, it’s likely you’ve seen PES’ work on YouTube, or even just the old-fashioned tube—his short “Fresh Guacamole” was nominated for an Academy Award in 2013, and his Honda commercial “Paper” was nominated for an Emmy in 2016. His stop-motion films are imbued with wit, humor and... More

The Behind-the-Scenes Specialist

Posted by on April 11, 2017 | Photographer Interviews

Photo © JoJo Whilden/HBO

Being the fly whose job it is to perch on the wall of a television set is inherently cool. But when you’re the fly who’s photographing stills for Netflix, SHOWTIME and HBO for shows like Orange Is the New Black, Homeland and Girls, it’s pretty much a photographer’s dream job. JoJo Whilden is a photographer... More

Presenting the 2017 PDNedu Student Photo Contest Winners

Posted by on March 22, 2017 | Contests/Events

We are so excited to announce this year’s group of Grand Prize winners and Honorable Mentions from our annual Student Photo Contest! Michael Vince Kim will take home $1,500 for his outstanding documentary series, and all seven Grand Prize winners will receive Nikon D5600 cameras + lenses, $150 to B&H Photo and a portfolio consultation with one... More

The Innovation Issue is Out!

Posted by on March 8, 2017 | Media

Photo © SANDRO

The Spring 2017 issue of PDNedu has shipped to schools around the country, and the digital edition has launched. Read it (for free!) at digitalmag.pdnedu.com. We’re so excited about this issue, which focuses on how to foster ingenuity in your creative approach, your business and your lifestyle. Innovation isn’t just about the gear in your bag (though we... More

4 More Days to Enter the PDNedu Student Photo Contest

Posted by on January 4, 2017 | Contests/Events

Photo © Joy Newell

The 14th annual PDNedu Student Photo Contest will close on January 8. If you’re a student in a high school, undergraduate or graduate program, you’re eligible to enter. Here are a few key reasons to enter: It’s an easy way to get your work in front of editors, early! Our jury includes members of the photo... More

Announcing the jury of the PDNedu Student Photo Contest

Posted by on November 15, 2016 | Contests/Events

Photo © Joy Newell

We’re gearing up for the best PDNedu Student Photo Contest to date. For the first year, we’re providing one winner with a $1,500 cash prize, and every single entrant will receive feedback from our jury of esteemed experts. Four judges come from the photo departments of magazines that are all known for excellent photography, with editors... More

The 2017 PDNedu Student Photo Contest is Open for Submissions!

Posted by on October 19, 2016 | Contests/Events

Photo © Joy Newell

This edition marks the 14th year of the PDNedu Student Photo Contest, showcasing work from high school, undergraduate and graduate students. Seven Grand Prize winners and seven Honorable Mentions will be published in the Spring 2017 issue of PDNedu, which is distributed to more than 1,400 schools in the United States and at Society for Photographic Education (SPE) events.... More

Come Learn, Network and Have a Drink with PDNedu x Nikon

Posted by on October 11, 2016 | Contests/Events

Our annual panel with Nikon is returning to PhotoPlus Expo next week at the Javits Center in New York City. We’ve invited photographer-filmmakers Corey Rich, Carli Davidson and Keith Ladzinski to speak on the topic “Understanding Your Brand: Advice for New Image-Makers,” moderated by PDN editor Holly Hughes. They’ll be discussing how to market your stills... More

The Conservation Issue of PDNedu is out!

Posted by on September 15, 2016 | Media, Photographer Interviews, Student Photography

Photo © Joel Sartore/National Geographic Photo Ark

The Fall 2016 issue of PDNedu honors the photographers who dedicate themselves to environmental and conservation issues: Ami Vitale and cover photographer Joel Sartore, two Nikon Ambassadors who are each documenting endangered species worldwide; Aaron Vincent Elkaim, who received an Alexia Foundation grant to continue his work on the displacement of indigenous tribes in Brazil; CK Vijayakumar,... More