Mesmerizing and inventive images that explore the vibrancy and energy of Nigerian youth culture—it’s no wonder that Namsa Leuba was chosen as one of this year’s Foam Talents.
Advice for Emerging Photographers: Learning from Nadav Kander
A relentless drive combined with a thoughtfully cultivated humanness—according to the sought-after photographer Nadav Kander, that is what it takes to make your mark in our age of visual glut.
Reflecting on issues of self-control, insecurity, and the contemporary image of a “perfect” body, two projects that capture the lives and stories of people living with disabilities.
Unsettling, disconcerting (and, at times, grotesque), these manipulations of Victorian cabinet cards question the foundation of our identity and the depths at which we judge those around us.
The Desperate Plight of Iranian Fuel Smugglers
Facing economic hardship, a group of largely educated young men smuggle fuel from their country, Iran, into neighboring Pakistan—a high risk endeavor that tempts with its lucrative rewards.
Our Ever-Changing Identities, Revealed by the Lens
From fashion in the depths of Stasi Germany to the hidden portraits of Taliban fighters, this eclectic exhibition reminds us how the camera’s capacity to reveal our identity lies at the heart of the medium’s fundamental expressive power.
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Wear Good Shoes: Inspiring Advice from Magnum Photographers
Download this free 60-page PDF from Magnum Photos—filled with excellent tips, advice and words of wisdom from the photographers at Magnum, as well as many of their iconic images. A great resource for anyone who wants to make better pictures.
Announcing the Winners & Finalists—LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2017!
Dirk and Jenny have lived together happily for four years—so what if Jenny is a silicone doll? Before judging, take a look at these beautiful photographs (+ video) and ask yourself, “What is normal, anyways?”
Though a longtime Tokyo resident, nature continues to call out to this Japanese photographer. Taking inspiration from yusurika, tiny midges, he transforms his surroundings into something fantastical.
The Hereditary Estate
Created as an antidote to the idealized family pictures gathered by his relatives, a striking series that considers the role of the photo album in defining “the American Dream.”
Welcome to Camp America
A startling new book about human rights atrocities at the U.S. detention center at Guantánamo Bay—and an interview with the photographer who brought these stories to light.