I was captivated by this dream-like photo series, Reflexion Autour du Bassin (Reflection Around the Basin) by Alain Laboile. For me, it's Tim Walker mixed with Tim Burton with a bit of Ryan McGinley thrown in.
The photos seem like storybook illustrations. There's a carefree spirit about each one. It's like taking a trip into the mind of a child and appreciating its many twists and turns.
— Alice Yoo, My Modern Metropolis
Editors' Note: Be sure to see the really wonderful black-and-white family album by the same photographer: La Famille
explores the dominance of media screens in contemporary life, and her images also refer to the narcissistic self-awareness expressed on social networks and the current approach to quick, light mobile photography that affects our visual culture.
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.
A volume documenting the scientifically created objects, clothing and environments that enable man's journeys into outer space.
This year's World Press Photo Awards honored dozens of incredible stories—and we were especially pleased to see several LensCulture photographers among the laureates!