VOLUME XXXVIII ISSUE 2 FEBRUARY 2018
8 Picture Story: Female
Inmates on Wildfire Duty
Photographer Peter Bohler
documented some of the tough,
proud female prison inmates who
fight wildfires in California for less
than $2 per hour. BY DAVID WALKER
12 How I Got That Residency:
Light Work Artist in Residence
Photographer Jennifer Garza-Cuen
has landed seven artist’s residencies.
She shares insights about applying
for artist’s residencies, including
the Light Work program.
BY DAVID WALKER
14 Legal Developments:
Photographers at Risk for
Treating Crew as
Long-accepted ways of hiring and
paying crew violate some state laws.
But updating those practices is
a challenge. BY DAVID WALKER
24 How Photo Editors
PDN asked photo editors how
Instagram helps them discover
photographers. In describing their
methods, many offered advice for
photographers eager for their work
to get noticed and licensed.
BY PDN STAFF
30 Setting Fees
for Social media
As advertisers shift marketing dollars
from traditional media to social media,
photographers and reps are changing
the way they calculate creative
fees when producing images for
social media ads.
BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES
33 What Photographers Need
to Know About Blockchain
Secure digital record-keeping can help
photographers protect their rights.
BY GREG SCOBLETE
34 Social media and
Don’t Get Burned
Copyright registration is essential
for claiming damages if your
images are stolen, but you first
have to register them properly.
BY CONOR RISCH
FRom THE ARCHIvE
36 making Social media
Work for You
Excerpts from some of our recent
stories about growing your following
and promoting your projects.
BY PDN STAFF
46 Spotlight: Good Food
We asked Elizabeth Jaime, senior
visuals editor at Bon Appétit, how
she works with photographers and
how the photography in Bon Appétit
distinguishes it from other sources
of information on cooking and food.
INTERVIE W BY HOLLY STUART HUGHES
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oN oUR Cov ER: “black hole
Quasar in capricorn,”
an image from “church of
broken Dreams,” a project
and exhibition by shawn
theodore. theodore is one
of the photographers leonor
mamanna, photo editor at
Bloomberg Pursuits, found
via instagram. for more
on how photo editors use
the social media platform,
see page 24.
created monthly social media content. to read how their agent, saiNt lucy represents,
and other reps negotiate fees and usage for social media, see page 30.