SPOTLIGHTInsights from a Photoshoot at The New YorkerWhat makes a portrait powerful? How do you create editorial work while maintaining your personal vision? A conversation on these topics (and more) with Siobhán Bohnacker, senior photo editor at The New Yorker.Read More
Insights from a Photoshoot at The New Yorker
What makes a portrait powerful? How do you create editorial work while maintaining your personal vision? A conversation on these topics (and more) with Siobhán Bohnacker, senior photo editor at The New Yorker.
Love, Family, Brotherhood: Ancient Themes in Contemporary India
This photographer’s seven-year-long project takes an ancient Indian epic—The Ramayana—and reimagines it with contemporary photography shot all over the country. Hear from the photographer and...
Shot on the streets of Cuba’s capital city in the nine days of national mourning after Fidel Castro’s death, a series that reflects on the country’s tense atmosphere during this historic moment of change.
L’Indifférence des Étoiles
Grappling with the overwhelming thought of our fleeting, inconsequential existence, this photographer looks to the stars for answers and momentary shelter.
Call for Entries: Portrait Awards 2018
Now open—the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2018! We are seeking compelling, unique portraits from around the world. This international competition is dedicated to discovering the best portrait photography being made today. For the first time ever,...
Into the Light
On the charming, sunny streets of Nice, a local photographer teases apart the three core features of a successful street photograph—light, subject, and proximity—to produce his frozen scenes.
Making Voices Heard: Jurying the 2018 World Press Photo Contest
How does the jury for the world’s top prize for visual journalism makes its decision? Jury chair Magdalena Herrera spoke to LensCulture about the process of choosing the “best” photos (and what “best” really means).
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Iranian Fathers & Daughters
An interview with the creator of this wide-ranging series of portraits that shows Iranian fathers & daughters in different social classes in Tehran and other cities.
Announcing the Winners & Finalists—LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2017!
Discover the unique perspectives of these 37 award-winning street photographers—urban poetry, silent cityscapes and beauty in the everyday from all over the world.
Poetry of Place: Rooted in the English Landscape
Today, the radical act is not to hit the road and travel—but rather to stay put and lay down roots. An English photographer shares 13 years of careful, deliberate meditations on his surrounding landscapes.
While so much media today concentrates on the beauty and sexuality of youth, this series reveals moments from the still intimate lives of older individuals.
Tokyo Street / Vision and Fascination
Sometimes cruel, sometimes seductive, but always buzzing with vitality and humanity, Japan’s capital city is viewed here through a photographer’s lens.
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.