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UNDERFIRE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF PFC. TONY VACCARO, which debuts Monday, November 14, 2016, on HBO, chronicles the life of a man who played two risky roles in World War II: a combat infantryman on the front lines and a photographer who took and developed roughly 8,000 photographs of the war.

UNDERFIRE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF PFC. TONY VACCARO

UNDERFIRE: THE UNTOLD STORY OF PFC TONY VACCARO, which debuted on HBO, chronicles the life of a man who played two risky roles in WWII: a combat infantryman and a photographer who took 8,000 photographs of the war. The documentary features many of today's war photographers and photojournalists including Pulitzer Prize-winning photojournalists Lynsey Addario and Tyler Hicks.

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WhiteWall comes to SoHo: An Online photography lab creates a showroom  for the 21st century photographer

WhiteWall: SoHo Showcase debuts during Photoplus

The biggest argument we have in the industry these days is the state of non-virtual display of images. With so much work published daily on Instagram, Twitter, Facebook, and Flickr - how can you make the end product special? Well, the answer is WhiteWall. During Photoplus 2016, WhiteWall opened their first showroom and retail store outside of Germany in SoHo, New York City.

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2016 Best In Show at The Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar by Reuters/Jonathan Bachman

2016 Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar Photo Contest Winners

For those of us who still love Photojournalism, I thought I would share all the First Place winners in the 2016 Atlanta Photojournalism Seminar, which took place November 11-12, 2016, America’s longest continuously operating photojournalism conference.

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The 2016 Lucies, the world’s most esteemed photography awards, go to Graham Nash, Simon Bruty, Don McCullin, Tsuneko Sasamoto, and more.

14th Annual Lucie Awards

New York hosted the 14th Annual Lucie Awards in a gala black-tie ceremony and awards program held at Zankel Hall at Carnegie Hall on October 23, 2016.

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Viktor Koen's newest series BESTIARY: Bizarre Myths & Chimerical Fancies will be unveiled at United Photo Industries Gallery in DUMBO on November 3, 2016.

BESTIARY: Bizarre Myths & Chimerical Fancies

Viktor Koen's newest series BESTIARY: Bizarre Myths & Chimerical Fancies will be unveiled at United Photo Industries Gallery in DUMBO on November 3, 2016.

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When I Grow Up showcases the work of photographers Vincent Tremeau and Meredith Hutchison at the corner of Washington St. & Prospect St. in DUMBO

When I Grow Up

It is the final week for the outdoor photographic exhibit, When I Grow Up, in DUMBO at the corner of corner of Washington Street & Prospect Street.

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360° immersive technology is here and it is one of the hits of the show.

360° Immersive Technology is Here

Movement -- that seems to be the underlying theme in this year's Photoplus Expo at the Javits Center.

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Justyna Mielnikiewicz was awarded the 2016 grant in humanistic photography from The W. Eugene Smith Fund for her project, A Diverging Frontier: Russia and its Neighbors, during the foundation’s 37th annual awards ceremony at the SVA Theater in New York City on Thursday, October 13, 2016.

W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund presents 2016 grants

Justyna Mielnikiewicz was awarded the 2016 grant in humanistic photography from The W.

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Honoring the most innovative products from the past year, second annual Lucie Technical Awards,  and providing a sneak peek at future innovations, Test Drive Product Preview + Networking, is how PhotoPlus will kick-off its annual expo at the Jacob Javits Center on Wednesday, October 19, 2016.

Lucie Technical Awards in Photography

Honoring the most innovative products from the past year, second annual Lucie Technical Awards,  and providing a sneak peek at future innovations, Test Drive Product Previe

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Ieva Epnere's Sea of Living Memories and Janet Borden, Inc.’s inaugural exhibition are two of DUMBO's October 2016 shows.

The Galleries of DUMBO present Great Photography in October

With everything from Ieva Epnere's Sea of Living Memories, Janet Borden, Inc.’s inaugural exhibition at their new space, and Smack Mellon presenting Ghost of a Dream’s latest insta

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The Brooklyn Museum will be conducting public preservation on A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie by Albert Bierstadt from June 7 to July 16, 2017.
Park Slope

Visitors to the Brooklyn Museum will have the opportunity to observe Museum conservators conducting preservation efforts on the collection masterpiece A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie (1866), by Albert Bierstadt on Wednesdays through Sundays from June 7 through July 16, 2017.

The World Science Festival announces complete programming for their 10th anniversary from May 30 to June 4, 2017
Brooklyn Heights, DUMBO, Beyond South Brooklyn

The World Science Festival announces complete programming for their 10th anniversary from May 30 to June 4, 2017, which will bring science across the five boroughs of New York City, including the crossroads of the world, Times Square, and several amazing events centered in Brooklyn.

The Brooklyn Historical Society is jumping on the DUMBO bandwagon opening its second location, Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO, on May 19, 2017
DUMBO

The Brooklyn Historical Society is jumping on the DUMBO bandwagon opening its second location, Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO, on May 19, 2017, in the Empire Stores complex located on Water Street.

Dance Theatre Etcetera presents the 24th Annual Red Hook Fest on Friday, June 9th to Saturday, June 10th, 2017
Red Hook

Dance Theatre Etcetera presents the 24th Annual Red Hook Fest on Friday, June 9th to Saturday, June 10th, 2017, with live music and dance on the beautiful Brooklyn waterfront.

Beyond Brooklyn

Alexander Hamilton and Eliza Schuyler Hamilton are interred in Trinity Church cemetery in lower Manhattan

Welcome to Lin-Manuel Miranda's "Hamilton" tour of lower Manhattan. Little did anyone know that a Broadway play would bring so many tourists to a graveyard in the heart of Manhattan's tallest and densest real estate.

Emily Roz’s “Afterglow,” her 4th solo exhibition at The Front Room Gallery

The Front Room presents Emily Roz’s “Afterglow,” her 4th solo exhibition at the gallery on Manhattan's Lower East Side with an opening reception on Friday, May 19th from 6 pm to 9pm, continuing through June 11, 2017.