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Andy Adams
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Attended University of Wisconsin-Madison
Lives in Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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Finding a good book is like finding a needle in a haystack. So I'm rounding up my +FlakPhoto​ Books of the Year 2015 list to highlight the great ones - The ones you need to see. Show me your work?

All publications will be considered and submission is FREE. Deadline is December 1. (Let me know if you need an extension.) Browse last year's list at FLAKPHOTO.COM/BOOKS2014 Please share!
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Michael Reichmann, Kevin Raber and Brooks Jensen got together recently to discuss the different states of photography. Check out the video here in the latest article on LuLa!
On a recent trip to Seattle, WA, Michael Reichmann Founder of LuLa, with Brooks Jensen,  Publisher of Lens Work and Kevin Raber, Publisher of LuLa had a discussion about photography.  Together they explored the different states of photography. During this 42 minute discussion they share insights with Brooks about how photography has evolved over the [Read More]
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Do you IG? http://bit.ly/1Nyl7mk
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Happy 4th, folks....
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Spent the weekend revisiting Wyeth... Man, that guy could see! Constant inspiration. 
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No doubt... One of my favorite artists.
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Few spots opened up on the +FlakPhoto Digest beta list - Grab yrs at http://tinyletter.com/flakphoto (Next post drops tomorrow. Stay tuned!)
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Can't tell - Is anyone still using Google+? Is this thing on? 
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There still seem to be lots of enthusiastic amateur photographers out here.
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I know, it's early to be thinking about a year-end wrap up but I am starting to compile my +FlakPhoto​ Books of the Year 2015 shortlist. Submit your #photobooks for consideration via FLAKPHOTO.COM/SUBMISSIONS (Tell yr friends by tagging them in the comments - Thank you!)
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Andy! You can't have Christmas before Labor Day!
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MUST READ - The Man Who Saw America: On Robert Frank http://nyti.ms/1K1JhWn
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A new idea - How would you feel about receiving a once weekly #photobook recommendation by email?
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I might prefer to see the photobook recommendation here on Google+ instead of email.
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Stay tuned! New #FlakPhoto Digest drops this weekend
Partnering with artists to promote their work online.
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#Photobook of the Month Club - Has it been done? (Thinking it'd be fun to organize/curate something like this)
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  • FlakPhoto
    Editor, Producer, Publisher, 2006 - present
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Madison, Wisconsin, USA
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Media geek • Picture junkie • Jazz fan
Introduction
Andy Adams is an independent producer who blends digital communication, online audience engagement, and web-based collaboration to promote creative culture on and offline. 

For the past ten years, he has consulted cultural institutions on the practice of using the Internet to build meaningful relationships with their audiences. Since 2008, he has directed digital communications at Overture Center for the Arts, a Wisconsin-based arts venue that presents more than 300 performances, exhibitions, and educational programs annually.

He is the editor of FlakPhoto, a website that promotes the discovery of photographic image-makers from around the world. In his spare time, he hosts the FlakPhoto Network, an 11,000-member online community focused on conversations about visual arts culture.

Adams is an evangelist for the Web’s potential to inspire communities and frequently speaks about the opportunities digital media provide creatives to connect with their audiences and each other online. Find him on Twitter @FlakPhoto.
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  • University of Wisconsin-Madison
    Communication Arts - Radio, TV, Film, 1996 - 2001
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