SPOTLIGHTThy Neighbor: Searching for Reconciliation in Today’s America“Love thy neighbor as thyself”—a common phrase, but one that takes on new meaning for this photographer in the aftermath of the deeply divisive American election.Learn more
SPOTLIGHTThy Neighbor: Searching for Reconciliation in Today’s America
“Love thy neighbor as thyself”—a common phrase, but one that takes on new meaning for this photographer in the aftermath of the deeply divisive American election.Learn more
A follow-up to the acclaimed series “Blue Burqa in a Sunburnt Country,” this project hints at the growing sense of challenge, confrontation, and isolation facing refugees in the current climate of extremism.
Up All Night on the Streets of Paris
Unstaged, dystopian photographs from the streets of Paris: As with Godard’s Alphaville or George Orwell’s 1984, there is a predictive prescience in these photographs along with descriptive clarity.
Portraits of a Continent
A wide-ranging and varied portrait of the people who make up the African continent—with particular focus on the young people in Sierra Leone who are struggling to rebuild their lives after incarceration.
At the End of the Day—“Aig deireadh an latha”
In the northernmost reaches of Scotland, the Outer Hebrides’ wind-swept landscape is home to a tight-knit community—but its young people have difficult decisions to make about what’s next.
Buzzing at the Sill: Gazing Into America’s Dark Future
In the long photographic tradition of trying to understand America comes this urgent new work, which looks head-on into the country’s deepening fractures.
The Fierce Fight for Mosul
In 2014, the Iraqi city of Mosul fell into ISIS’ hands. In October 2016, the effort to liberate it began. Months later, the titanic struggle continues; the scale of destruction has surprised everyone but ISIS.
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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.
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.”