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Geek Love Exhibit | Distracted Driving | Syrian Photographer

OPB | Broadcast: April 13, 2017

We explore a new exhibit dedicated to the celebrated book “Geek Love," a proposal in the Oregon Legislature to tighten distracted driving laws, and a new photography show featuring Syrian refugee children.

Oregon Instagrammer Camille Storch Gives A Glimpse Of Rural Life

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 3, 2016

Philomath resident Camille Storch was named Oregon's Instagram photographer to follow by Time magazine. She explained why her account represents the state.

New Film Profiles Afghan Photographers

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 14, 2015

"Frame By Frame" profiles four photojournalists documenting life in Afghanistan, something that was illegal under Taliban rule.

Christopher Rauschenberg Talks The Changing Field Of Photography

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 15, 2014

WEDNESDAY:  The co-founder 0f Blue Sky, a gallery in Northwest Portland, talks about the dynamic history of photography and where the medium might be headed.

U.S. Forest Service Imposes Restrictions On Photos And Videos On Wilderness Land

OPB | Broadcast: Sept. 26, 2014

FRIDAY: We'll hear about the U.S. Forest Service's plan to limit photography and videography on certain protected lands.  

Examining America's Prisons One Photo At A Time

OPB | Broadcast: Aug. 13, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Portland-based photo blogger, Pete Brook curates photography about American prisons.

Are Smart Phones Changing Professional Photography?

OPB | Broadcast: July 17, 2014

THURSDAY: Corvallis-based professional photographer Kat Sloma recently ditched her traditional camera in favor of an iPhone.

Matika Wilbur Photographs America's Tribes

OPB | Broadcast: May 28, 2014

WEDNESDAY: Matika Wilbur is working on Project 562, a journey to photograph every Native American tribe in the U.S.

Project Dayshoot Returns For 30th Anniversary

OPB | Broadcast: July 15, 2013

On July 15, 1983, 92 photographers documented the lives of Oregonians across the state. Thirty years later the project returns.

Visual Artist Carrie Mae Weems Comes Home To Portland

OPB | Broadcast: Feb. 1, 2013

Carrie Mae Weems was just awarded a MacArthur "Genius" grant. Listen back to our interview with her when she was on the show last January, ahead of the Portland Art Museum's retrospective of her work spanning three decades.

Whitney Otto's Portraits Of Eight Girls Taking Pictures

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 28, 2013

Portland author Whitney Otto's latest novel, Eight Girls Taking Pictures, is based on the real lives of 20th century women photographers.

Al Letson Visits Peninsula School

OPB | Broadcast: Jan. 24, 2013

State of the Re:Union host Al Letson is working with sixth and seventh graders this week to help them tell stories about their families.

Peeking Into The Great Apes Diaries

OPB | Broadcast: Nov. 28, 2012

Gerry Ellis of The Great Ape Diaries joins us from Rwanda where he is searching for an answer to this question: will there be Great Apes in the wild by the end of this decade?

Timothy Egan on Edward Curtis

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 16, 2012

Timothy Egan's new book is about Edward Curtis, the renown photographer of Native American life.

The Great Ape Diaries

OPB | Broadcast: July 5, 2012

Will there be any great apes in the wild by the end of this decade?

9:06 Stories

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 27, 2011

A week after recieving all the amazing photos from our 9:06 a.m. project, we explore a few stories behind the pictures. 

The Capitol Art Collection

OPB | Broadcast: May 26, 2011

What's the story of the art that hangs on the walls of Oregon's Capitol, and who's paying attention to it?

Northwest Passages: Ehud Havazelet

OPB | Broadcast: May 20, 2010

The next in our series of conversations with Northwest writers profiles Ehud Havazelet

Finding Solutions: What Works and Why for Children and Families in Crisis

OPB | Broadcast: April 7, 2010

What are some solutions for families and children who find themselves in crisis?

Capturing the Gorge

OPB | Broadcast: Oct. 3, 2008

What do you see in photographs of the Columbia River Gorge?