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Close to Home

June 30, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
Writing pressures and family health issues have kept me uncharacteristically close to home this spring. But after a couple days...
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Two Roads, Two Art Forms…?

June 23, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
A few years ago, while thumbing through a major calendar, I saw a remarkable photo taken at Artists’ Palette in...
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Other Eyes

June 21, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
I must have taken 4000 or more shots of Amazon River Dolphins while working on last year’s story for National...
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Stalking Feathered Dinosaurs

June 16, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
I recently wrote a short article on stalking wild Cassowaries in Australia for BBC Wildlife Magazine in the UK. For...
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The Empty Ark

June 10, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
I am happy to announce that the July issue of OP features a story on my work on Endangered Species...
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Important Book, Important Discussion

June 6, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
Today, I want to put in a plug for an important book I’m reading right now: “Shooting In the Wild”...
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A Tale of Two Pictures

June 3, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
Several years ago, I was assigned to take pictures of the Siskiyou Mountains of Oregon by the World Wildlife Fund...
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Creativity and Copying

May 26, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
In previous posts I have talked about the issue of what I call “chasing icons,” the inclination of many of...
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Avoiding Icons… and Discovering Your Own

May 19, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
Photography is, in its essence, an acquisitive art form. It is a creative process, to be sure, but it is...
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Welcome to Images & Issues : Kevin Schafer

May 14, 2010 | By Kevin Schafer
Thanks to Christopher Robinson at OP for the opportunity to be involved with this new Blog project.  I hope to...