SPOTLIGHTThe Importance of Being More Than a Fashion PhotographerLegendary photographer Peter Lindbergh—credited with revamping the standards of fashion photography in the 1990s—offers his seasoned point of view in this exclusive conversation covering his early years, authenticity as an artist, and more.Read More
The Importance of Being More Than a Fashion Photographer
Legendary photographer Peter Lindbergh—credited with revamping the standards of fashion photography in the 1990s—offers his seasoned point of view in this exclusive conversation covering his early years, authenticity as an artist, and more.
Come Hell or High Water
We all live in uncertain times—but for young people, the process of self-discovery is even more unsettling when set against the backdrop of our mercurial world.
A Dutch photographer celebrates the rare beauty of Albinos in this series of stunning portraits.
Many Vietnamese women wear specially designed fashionable motorbike jackets that almost completely cover their faces and hands as they ride — take a look!
Crossed Look: Ya Kala Ben
This controversial work animates traditional cosmological rituals and symbolic statuettes from the culture of Guinea — by recreating them as living creatures in handmade costumes.
International fashion subcultures via documentary and staged photos — heavy metal rockers in Botswana, hipsters in Johannesburg, dandies in the Congo, female wrestlers in Bolivia, “bling bling” youth in Cuba, punks in Burma, and...
The Backstage Diaries
Backstage at the world’s greatest fashion shows—a place devoid of pretense, wholly transitory, without past or future: it only exists here and now.
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Every Body Has a Story to Tell
“If beauty is in the eye of the beholder, why are we fed so much imagery about what we are supposed to look like?” A series that challenges traditional notions of beauty and revels in the supple forms of the human body.
Announcing the Winners & Finalists—LensCulture Portrait Awards 2018!
Portraits have a unique and captivating power to spark our curiosity and connections with other people—discover outstanding work by 39 talented photographers who offer us a fresh and inspiring array of the best of contemporary portraiture from...
“Life Looks Better Through a Viewfinder”—Mentoring and Wisdom from David Alan Harvey
The Magnum photographer speaks about why every emerging photographer needs a mentor, his years shooting for National Geographic, and how he maintains his vision across personal and assigned work.
Hovering on the border between the land and the sea, the past and present—a video interview with the photographer behind an award-winning series of diptychs about that passing, pernicious mood: nostalgia.
Wear Good Shoes: Inspiring Advice from Magnum Photographers
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.
Question the Image: A View from Two Poles of the World
“Art can catalyze empathy and respect.” Alasdair Foster, a curator, researcher, and writer who draws on an array of experiences from around the world, offers his fascinating perspective on photography—and where it’s going next.