A dreamlike domain tests the limits of our perception: in these images, humans and alien creatures coexist in an uncharted, in-between, liquid-black realm.
The Last Stand
Finalist, LensCulture Earth Awards: Spectral remains of the old forest peek through gaps in new growth—a daunting reminder of one family’s part in British Columbia’s forest industry.
Make, Don’t Take: Establishing Rapport With Your Subjects
Know and respect your subject; a sense of trust is critical—advice from National Geographic photographer Melissa Farlow on how to get past people’s barriers and create powerful photographs.
On the Waves and Beneath the Sea
On the surface of the water, our gaze searches the horizon, our consciousness expands; beneath the water, we settle into the inky blackness, returning to base instincts and wordless, ancient rituals…
Within a decade, if no action is taken, the mighty African elephant could be extinct. This inspiring photographic project aims to illustrate the bigger picture and bring about much needed political change.
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...
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Love We Leave Behind
A reflection on the ephemeral nature of our passions and sorrows—do the emotions we experience mark or alter the spaces we occupy?
Weekend Warriors and Beyond
A wide-ranging discussion about the idea of the “invisible” photographer: “Sometimes you have to choose: is this situation aesthetically more interesting to me? Or it is a situation I want to experience?”
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.
Jin - Jiyan - Azadi: Women, Life, Freedom
“They say that death by a woman’s hand blocks the way to paradise for potential martyrs.” So begins this powerful, embedded look into the all-female fighting units in Kurdistan.
Addictions, Photographic and Otherwise
Two brothers—one addicted to photography, the other to harder and harder drugs. But the latter loved being photographed, making the image the medium of exchange for this pair of kindred souls.
Landscape and Solitude
A wide-ranging, philosophical exchange on boundaries—social, political, mental and creative: “While the universe expands far beyond Pluto, our earthly condition only seems to get worse and worse.”