Please Take Your Shoes Off
Alongside the Christian, Jewish and Muslim communities in Jerusalem, a curious photographer was drawn to discover the vast and ancient world of Ethiopian Orthodoxy—one more tight-knit community in this “city of gods.”
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.
Growing in Darkness
Against great adversity and inhuman hardships, Mozambique’s street children carry on living, thanks to their resilience and “the immensity of their hearts.”
La Fabrique d’Exils
An exhibition in Paris includes 12 never-before-seen self-portraits by the great Josef Koudelka—as well as a reflection on the strength and vulnerability that marked his personal vision.
Masterfully shot and printed landscape photographs pose important questions about our relationship to the earth and silently ask of us—”what’s next?”
Snag: Impermanence on the Vast Alberta Prairie
Delicate shreds of fabric caught in barbed wire fences take on new significance in light of the photographer’s personal loss.
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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...
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.
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...
Daniela, Portrait of My Mother
The camera can serve as a means of connection, a bridge, an excuse to spend time with someone—in this case, a photographer with his own mother.
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.