Mali—A Journey to Neverland
Is it possible to authentically visualize the inner soul of a person? What if that person is your (estranged) sibling? Complicated feelings of love and distance coalesce in this series about understanding those closest to us.
The Original New Yorkers
New York has long been a city of immigrants, of new beginnings, of constant change—but the present pace at which long-time residents are being forced out is alarming. This series gives voice to native New Yorkers who have been particularly...
The Extraordinary Life: Lynsey Addario’s “It’s What I Do”
A deep, personal look into the mind of a celebrated conflict photographer, one that takes us beyond the cover photos and into the great risks and costs that such a dedicated life entails.
Chroma: An Ode to J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere
Taking inspiration from an iconic Nigerian photographer, this playful series pays tribute to the rich history of local hair culture.
The island of Okunoshima has a dark history: for decades, it played a key role in the manufacturing of poisonous gasses used for warfare. Long hidden by the Japanese government, a photographer hopes to bring this past into the light.
Ukraine: The Silent War
Although the historic events at Euromaidan have long since passed, conflict rages on in Ukraine—according to the photographer, “the story of this absurd war has yet to be told.”
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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...
Even 50 years later, her face and silhouette remain ubiquitous, while her meteoric rise and fall continue to embody the allure (and dangers) of the Hollywood Dream.
Natural Red Hair
A young photographer from the Netherlands, Hanne Van Der Woude, combines her love of verdant Dutch landscapes with an almost obsessive fascination with natural red hair. The photos vibrate with hyper-real intensity.
Days of Night/Nights of Day
Daily life, work and play, in the northernmost city in the world, Norilsk, Russia (also the 7th most polluted city in the world) — a fascinating, detailed photo report with 45 exquisite images.
Photographs created with honest intention—but in the midst of the peaks and valleys inherent to the photographer’s own bipolar disorder—toe the line between fantasy and reality.