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Our Beautiful, Fragile World: Exhibit, reception & lecture by top nature photographer Peter Essick

Essick was recently named one of the 40 most influential nature photographers in the world by Outdoor Photography Magazine Reception with Peter Essick: Thu, Feb 27, 6.30pm, MMTH Atrium Lecture by Peter Essick: Thu, Feb 27, 7.30pm, MMTH Auditorium Exhibit … Continue reading

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The Best Photography Books of 2013

Brain Pickings, December 17, 2013 “Needing to have reality confirmed and experience enhanced by photographs is an aesthetic consumerism to which everyone is now addicted,” Susan Sontag wrote in her timeless meditation on photography nearly three decades before the age … Continue reading

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Civil War photo exhibit opens at WKU

Witness: Photographs of a Nation Divided, an exhibit presented by WKU’s School of Journalism & Broadcasting and the History Department, opened Jan. 23 with a reception at Mass Media and Technology Hall atrium and gallery. Dr. David Lee, dean of … Continue reading

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Ataturk International Airport photo/video presentation by Nate Hovee

Nate’s comment on Facebook: “Here’s a photo/video presentation I recently produced and edited for my editorial photography final project at Yeditepe University in Istanbul. It involved spending countless hours at Ataturk International Airport over the course of five visits, not … Continue reading

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2 photojournalism graduates take top honors in Hearst multimedia contest

Two WKU photojournalism graduates finished first and second in the first multimedia competition of the 53rd annual Hearst Journalism Awards Program. Zack Conkle of Louisville received a $2,600 award for winning the Narrative Multimedia Storytelling – Features category with his … Continue reading

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Witness: Photographs of a Nation Divided (MMTH Gallery, Jan 23 – Mar 29)

Civil War enthusiasts, people interested in American History and photographers who want to explore the beginning of photojournalism will want to mark their calendars for later this month when an exhibit opens at Western Kentucky University featuring 3D images  in … Continue reading

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Great video/photo presentation from Nate Hovee’s recent trip to Israel

Make sure to look at his beautiful photos of Israel & his Istanbul video as well! (For more on Nate’s great study abroad experiences & work, just enter ‘Hovee’ in the search box on our blog)

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Beautiful photos & impressions from Nate Hovee in Israel

Nate Hovee is currently studying at Yeditepe University in Istanbul, Turkey, as part of a WKU international exchange program. Nate will graduate from the Honors College this spring with majors in theater and broadcasting. This is his fourth study abroad … Continue reading

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2 photojournalism students qualify for national semifinals in Hearst program

Two WKU photojournalism students have qualified for the national semifinals in the first photo competition of the 53rd annual Hearst Journalism Awards Program. In the news and features category, Jabin Botsford, a senior from Knoxville, Tenn., placed second and received … Continue reading

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Henderson: A Week in the Life of a Kentucky County

Please stop in for a visit to the Mass Media and Technology Hall gallery between now and the Christmas holidays to see a 35-print gallery and 16 video narratives centered around the School of Journalism and Broadcasting photo department’s annual … Continue reading

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