A Moveable Beast
What happens when a natural history collection—some of which hasn’t been moved in nearly 150 years—gets packed up and sent across town? The results are weird, wild and strangely beautiful.
Plumigeri: The Still Beauty and Deadly Contradictions of Taxidermy
A beautiful attempt to convey the personality and dignity exuded by stuffed bird specimens—while also wrestling with the twisted contradictions inherent in this bygone art-form.
Lives Behind the Waste
Countless stories hide behind an object which has been thrown away: the untold number of people who used it, the fathomless beautiful (and ugly! ) moments that involved its presence. Every piece of trash holds the potential for a treasure of a...
Bicycles, cars, trains—daily objects in our urban lives—photographed from an unusual perspective that reveals a whole different (under)side than we usually get to see.
Various Perspectives of My Room
“Our mode of being in this world, that is our ability to insert ourselves into the present and to make the meaning of our time memorable and affirmative … is neither closed nor predetermined…”
In the aftermath of a serious car accident, a personal meditation on corporeality and pain: everyone can find their own punctures here—exhausting dreams, fears, obsessions.
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The Prostitutes and the Priest
Faced with no other option, young women in Namibia turn to sex work in order to survive. In this short film, they talk about their tireless advocate: a German priest who broke ranks with his institution to do what he felt was right.
Winners: LensCulture Exposure Awards 2017
Discover the diverse and talented group of photographers recognized in this year’s LensCulture Exposure Awards—a delightful, surprising, inspiring range of work that showcases the vibrancy of contemporary photography being made all over the world!
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.
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.
65 Amazing Photo Series Inspired by the Earth
The wonders and calamities of nature and life on Earth seem as endless as the cosmos themselves. Here are 65 amazing photo series that draw their inspiration from the beauty of nature, the cycles of life, changing weather and environments, and...
Irish-born Tom Wood photographed the working-class people of Liverpool for almost three decades — at once affectionate and grimly realistic. Review by Sean Sheehan.