The Balkan Nights
Separated from their families, crushed into insufficient transports between borders, and caught in prolonged waiting periods—this documentary series looks back at the trials of the migrant exodus through the Balkans.
Abounaddara: The Lives That Remain in Syria
The spectacle of the Syrian conflict has been unending—but how often do the Syrian people have the chance to portray themselves? A locally-based volunteer film collective produces weekly video portraits that show the lives of individuals in the...
Cutting Through the Noise: Storytelling in the Digital Age
From the New York Times, to TIME and WIRED—photo editor and photographer Patrick Witty explores the power of contemporary media and its unparalleled capacity to reach new audiences.
Cuando Estoy Aqui
This three-part narrative explores the harrowing journey—and often insurmountable challenges—faced by undocumented Mexican immigrants who risk fate to make it to the USA.
This year’s most affecting, harrowing and forceful work of photojournalism—and the first publication by Magnum member Michael Christopher Brown. One of our top books for 2016. WARNING: Graphic images and violence.
The Price Of Jade
“Myanmar’s jade business may be the biggest natural resource heist in modern history”—essential reporting from one of the world’s least connected and most underrepresented countries, told from the perspective of a local...
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Fire of Hatred
In Iran, some vengeful lovers, spurned suitors or aggrieved family members turn to the awful, violent act of acid-throwing to exact revenge. This portrait series gives a platform for the victims to speak out.
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.
A new, larger-than-life book of less-than-glamorous street portraits proves to be challenging. How would you describe these portraits by Gilden? Are these mean-spirited, or simply just real?
Inked: Why I Love Tattoos
“I got my first tattoo at home. Just like that, on the sofa. I keep on going because there are so many good tattooists out there. It’s like collecting art. It’s an honor to wear their work.” Shifting from trashy to trendy, tattoos make the...
Rolling Stone to Christopher Street: 30 Years of Portraits
Rolling Stone’s former chief photographer Mark Seliger discusses his current series, “On Christopher Street,” while offering invaluable advice for aspiring portrait photographers.
Tokyo Street Portraits
These intimate, up-close portraits of people in the streets of Tokyo speak for themselves. We love the direct gaze, the honesty and humanity of these photographs.