UK Workshop Get-Togethers Aug 2 and Aug 9

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ravsitar19

Just a quick post today (with no Chris) to let everyone know when and where the get togethers for the upcoming UK workshops will be held.

Liverpool
7PM Friday August 2
The Pumphouse
Albert Dock
Liverpool
L3 4AN
Please » let us know if you’re coming so we can gauge attendance.

Farnborough
7PM Friday August 9
Victory Pub (Street level of the Village Hotel)
Pinehurst Rd
Farnborough, Hampshire GU14 7BF
United Kingdom
Please » let us know if you’re coming so we can gauge attendance.

-Ravsitar

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Workshops with Chris Marquardt
Feb 1-7 2015: Aurora Borealis, Iceland
May 2014: Mt. Everest
May 2015: Darjeeling First Flush
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tfttf600 – Six Hundred

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Here we are, episode 600! Enjoy.

Greetings for episode 600 by:

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Workshops with Chris Marquardt
Feb 1-7 2015: Aurora Borealis, Iceland
May 2014: Mt. Everest
May 2015: Darjeeling First Flush
all workshops

Chicago Sun Times lays off all staff photographers

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But why? I simply don’t understand the basis for this decision.

“…if you’re a 50-65-year old managing editor or publisher at one of the country’s GREAT newspapers and in an industry that is clearly shrinking… Where people are subscribing less often, and getting their news more and more often from Facebook or Twitter… What do you do to stand out?

Well if you’re incredibly myopic: you lay off your entire photography staff.

That’s forward thinking. We’re clearly not in a visual age… teenagers are clearly READING 300-1,200 word articles on newspaper websites on a regular basis… “

(source How to insure your extinction: look at what newspapers are doing )