SPOTLIGHTBotanical InquiryRelying exclusively on the transformative power of the analog camera, this series shuffles nature, geography, and physics into familiar yet fantastical environments.Read More
Relying exclusively on the transformative power of the analog camera, this series shuffles nature, geography, and physics into familiar yet fantastical environments.
Chroma: An Ode to J.D. ‘Okhai Ojeikere
Taking inspiration from an iconic Nigerian photographer, this playful series pays tribute to the rich history of local hair culture.
In today’s world, success is closely tied to perceived perfection. Appropriating the style of traditional portraiture, this series questions the use of products that promise to augment our physical appearance.
La Creciente: Island Life in Argentina’s Paraná Delta
Living among islands in a river delta for three years, a photographer captures a series of nighttime portraits that convey the visual and poetic impact of a life surrounded by flowing water.
Unguarded Moments: The Portraits of WSJ. Magazine
“There is a certain alchemy that goes into a successful portrait shoot; as a photo editor, I try to assemble the best ingredients and then let the process happen…”
A Couple of Them
Drawing on the long, rich lineage of fictional self-portraiture, a pair of young French artists push this genre into a resonant new space, delicately balanced between gritty realism and a touch of magic.
Vintage family scenes, long-lost vacation souvenirs, bygone everyday life—suspended somewhere between truth and fiction, this project takes old images and fills them with new, strange vitality.
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In Search of the Poets and New Masters of Street Photography
Who are the next great street photographers? Where will we find them? Photo editor Olivier Laurent shares his insights.
Announcing the Winners and Finalists—Magnum Photography Awards 2017
We are very pleased to present the 41 award-winning photographers selected by Magnum and LensCulture for the second annual Magnum Photography Awards! Discover a remarkable range of inspiring work from this talented, accomplished group of...
Mother—The Images I Still Love.
“Photographs are like your own children…” An internationally regarded portrait photographer reveals a hand-picked selection of previously unpublished works, alongside a few words to accompany her choices.
Using a century-old photo technique, photographer Joni Sternbach creates disorienting yet beautiful portraits of modern-day surfers on the California coast.
Power in Simplicity: How This Modern Photographer Mastered His Style
A behind-the-scenes look at a new exhibition of Charles Sheeler’s striking work reveals a critical skill for all photographers.
After a chance encounter, a young photographer forges a close bond with two artists who have been married for over half a century. A tender and intimate portrait of friendship and family.