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Presence and Vulnerability in Photography
One of the newest Magnum nominees (and also one of the collective’s youngest members), Diana Markosian brings a fresh, sensitive approach to documentary photography—learn more about this dynamic...
Sixteen: Giving Voice to the British Youth
16 photographers are canvasing Britain to capture how 16-year olds view the future of their country—people from widely varied backgrounds all bonded by the fact that they will live with today’s electoral decisions for many years to come.
Yo no di a Luz
El Salvador’s women have been told to abstain from pregnancy from two years due to the Zika virus, and yet they live in a country where rape is rampant, abortions result in decades of jail time, and even legitimate miscarriages are penalized.
The Photographer’s Touch: Photograms and Alchemy
“It felt like a discovery that I could make an image that was photographic but made through touch rather than through the sight of a camera.”
Police in Spain hold shows—demonstrations of force—in bullfighting arenas, often in front of an audience of schoolchildren. An unnerving series pieced together from videos of this spectacle.
Buzzing at the Sill: Gazing Into America’s Dark Future
In the long photographic tradition of trying to understand America comes this urgent new work, which looks head-on into the country’s deepening fractures.
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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 Portrait Awards 2017!
Portraits are unique in their power to captivate our gaze and show us something new and unexpected about each other and the world we live in—discover the 44 international photographers who were selected for this year’s award, an inspiring showcase...
Simply Paying Attention With Alec Soth
For well over a decade, the distinctive voice and eye of Alec Soth have inspired photographers all over the world—discover his spare, poetic wisdom in this enlightening interview.
Winners: Sony World Photography Awards 2017
Awardees were selected from 227,000 entries from more than 180 countries—explore the award-winning imagery.
Bowie: Portraits of and Behind the Icon
David Bowie was a man of many, many faces—but the power of still photography is its ability to penetrate and capture authentic, singular moments. These vintage portraits immortalize this musical genius in the throes of creative exploration.
In My Backyard: Iceland
Set against the grand, wild majesty of the eastern Icelandic landscape, these searching self-portraits are one woman’s attempts to connect with herself and forge a basic understanding with her environment.