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Photographer Outs Herself as Mystery Donor of $5.5M to Female Artists


In 1996, a mysterious program called Anonymous Was a Woman began giving $25,000 with no questions asked to 10 underrecognized female artists over the age of 40. Now, 22 years and $5.5 million later, the anonymous benefactor behind the program has finally stepped forward: she’s 77-year-old photographer Susan Unterberg. The ...

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MacBook Pro CPU Throttling Was Due to Software Bug, Apple Says


Last week, reviewers reported that Apple’s latest generation of MacBook Pro laptops suffer from thermal throttling, or having the CPU run much slower than advertised during intense processing because of heat issues. If that turned you off to the laptop, there’s some good news today: Apple says the throttling was ...

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French Army Photographers Are Good at Not Attracting Attention


Photographer Paul Grayson recently attended the bi-annual Eurosatory 2018 defense and security expo in Paris, France. While there, he caught a glimpse of stealthy French military photographers wearing ghillie suits and holding Nikon and Canon DSLRs. “The French Army reconnaissance team duo still use ‘traditional’ Nikon body and telephoto lens ...

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For Sale: Hasselblad 500c Cameras, Mold Edition


Now here’s an unusual camera sale: someone on eBay is selling two Hasselblad 500c cameras along with 80mm planar lenses and film backs. The caveat: both of the camera kits are “really moldy.” DPReview first spotted the auction, which is still at less than $20 (plus $13 shipping) with less ...

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