SPOTLIGHTScrap and BuildOld buildings are torn down, new buildings are built: like a gigantic creature that sheds its skin as it stretches and grows, the cityscape of Tokyo is in constant flux.Read More
Scrap and Build
Old buildings are torn down, new buildings are built: like a gigantic creature that sheds its skin as it stretches and grows, the cityscape of Tokyo is in constant flux.
The Last Days of New York City’s Chinatown
A curious outsider’s look at one of New York’s most stubbornly down-to-earth neighborhoods—which is sadly beginning to succumb to the city’s tireless forces of gentrification.
Tokyo: City of Strangers
Can technology—especially ubiquitous dating apps—help relieve the anonymity that comes from living in a city of 9 million people? A photographer searches for connection in Japan’s capital.
The Nature of the Beast: Living on the Land in Los Angeles
An exploration of the city of Los Angeles—chaotic, ad hoc, rapacious—and its relationship to the unique landscape that surrounds it.
B-Uranus: Inside an Island in the Venetian Lagoon
Shot in one of the world’s most colorful cities, this unique, award-winning street series focuses on the island’s inhabitants to create a private, quiet space within this popular tourist destination.
America: Relax, Everything Is Fine!
Tapping into an outdated, almost mythical image of the USA, a French photographer captures a mood and a moment that he believes may be the final, dramatic act of the American Dream.
Losing Face: Inside the Fall of South Korea’s President
Over the past year, South Korea was rocked by political scandal, resulting in the ousting of disgraced president Park Geun-hye. A Korean-American photographer takes us inside this historic moment with his stirring, visually distinctive images.
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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 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.
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Though a longtime Tokyo resident, nature continues to call out to this Japanese photographer. Taking inspiration from yusurika, tiny midges, he transforms his surroundings into something fantastical.
The Hereditary Estate
Created as an antidote to the idealized family pictures gathered by his relatives, a striking series that considers the role of the photo album in defining “the American Dream.”
Welcome to Camp America
A startling new book about human rights atrocities at the U.S. detention center at Guantánamo Bay—and an interview with the photographer who brought these stories to light.