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.
New Dutch Photography Talent: Aisha Zeijpveld
“Have confidence in your peculiar self and establish your own signature”—inside the studio of one of the Netherland’s emerging photographic figures.
In and Out of Fashion
Award-winning Dutch artist and fashion photographer, Viviane Sassen, has injected new energy and a sense of everyday celebration into the field. Listen to an exclusive 5-minute interview on...
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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...
Advice for Portrait Photographers
One of America’s leading photographers offers his insights about making great photographic portraits.
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.
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.
Genderqueer: Outside & In-Between the Binary
Portraits of San Francisco’s gender nonconforming community — this striking series of intimate images raises awareness of an often overlooked and misunderstood subject.