SPOTLIGHTBeautiful BoyA photographer and her domestic partner use staged portraiture as an expressive way to explore male/female identity and reclaim a personal definition of beauty.Read More
A photographer and her domestic partner use staged portraiture as an expressive way to explore male/female identity and reclaim a personal definition of beauty.
Prom in Flint
As part of the all-encompassing documentary project “Flint is a Place,” a photographer travels to Flint, Michigan—home to a devastating water crisis—to focus on an important year-end celebration.
Löyly: Passage, Transit, Transition
Featuring bodies that are neither definitively masculine nor feminine, a series that explores suspended identities in the throes of transformation.
Follow a collaborative duo into the homes of celebrated Polish World War II pilots and hear their remarkable stories—all the more poignant because of how quickly they are fading from memory.
The New Gypsies
In the UK countryside, a protest movement turned way of life offers absolute freedom for its members and a possible way forward for our imperiled planet.
A Picture of What is to Come: Our Drowning World
A globally-minded “struggle photographer” takes on the most pressing issue of our day—climate change—in this stirring installation of portraits, landscapes and found photographs.
A Polaroid for a Refugee
When is documenting a crisis not enough? Stymied by the volume of digital images produced by photojournalists, this photographer returned to the material medium in order to literally give something back to her subjects.
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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...
Fairy Tale from Russia
Cinematic, dream-like shots of Russia—none of them staged—speak to the cardinal importance of composition and the subtle art of “becoming part of the interior.”
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.
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Tapping into an outdated, almost mythical image of the USA, a French photographer captures a mood and a moment that he believes may be the final, dramatic act of the American Dream.
Small Differences Can Make Great Pictures
By imagining himself in the positions of other people, a photographer engages with his surroundings and continually finds new reasons to see the world with fresh eyes.