Category: Editor’s Choice

  • Paolo Pellegrin’s Photographic Quest for the Sublime | The New Yorker

    Paolo Pellegrin’s Photographic Quest for the SublimeFor as long as the celebrated photojournalist has been doing his best work, he has been grappling with the threat of blindness.via The New Yorker: https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2022/05/23/paolo-pellegrins-photographic-quest-for-the-sublime“To find silence, you need silence,” Pellegrin had observed, and as we drove in darkness no one spoke. An hour later, Anthony parked in […]

  • Artist Barbara Iweins on spending two years photographing all 10,532 objects in her house

    https://www.itsnicethat.com/articles/barbara-iweins-katalog-photography-220620?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+itsnicethat%2FSlXC+%28It%27s+Nice+That%29 The photographer undertook this mammoth task in an attempt assess the value she places on objects.

  • The 2020 All About Photo Awards | LENSCRATCH

    http://lenscratch.com/2020/06/the-2020-all-about-photo-awards/?utm_source=feedburner&utm_medium=feed&utm_campaign=Feed%3A+lenscratch%2FZAbG+%28L++E++N++S++C++R++A++T++C++H%29 Today we share the winners of the prestigious photo competition, All About Photo Awards 2020, The Mind’s Eye, organized by All About Photo.

  • 40 YEARS OF LOBA: Narelle Autio – The Leica camera Blog

    40 YEARS OF LOBA: Narelle Autio Saturated colours, intense light, happy people, blue seas, clouds: the Australian photographer won the 2002 LOBA for her lively picture series dedicated to beach life. Her complex compositions represent a great homage to the beauty of the Australian coastal landscape and convinced the jury, with their content and form, […]

  • B: Q & A with Alice Christine Walker

    http://blakeandrews.blogspot.com/2020/03/q-with-alice-christine-walker.html Haha! Yes, that’s true. I approach the photobooth from the unique position of being the darkroom photographer and the subject. Well, mechanic/photographer…

  • Talking Pictures #7 Kenneth Jarecke talks with Karen Mullarkey, the legendary picture editor. – YouTube

    Kenneth Jarecke talks with legendary picture editor Karen Mullarkey about her time at Life Magazine, Rolling Stone and Newsweek (among others) and working with photographers such as Richard Avedon, Annie Leibovitz and Arthur Grace (among others).

  • Project XV: New Perspectives on Photography | LENSCRATCH

    [contentcards url=“http://lenscratch.com/2020/01/project-xv/”] Project XV: New Perspectives on Photography | LENSCRATCH Each year, I teach a year long Personal Project class at the Los Angeles Center of Photography where photographers continue with or create new bodies of work, produce artist’s books or catalogs, hone their articulation and consider their influences. To say that I’m proud of […]

  • The Decade in Pictures – The New York Times

    [contentcards url=“https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2019/world/decade-in-pictures.html”] The Decade in Pictures – The New York Times

  • Trump’s Napalm Girl: Consequences of a Drowned Migrant Father and Daughter – Reading The Pictures

    [contentcards url=”https://www.readingthepictures.org/2019/06/migrant-father-daughter-drowning/”] Trump’s Napalm Girl: Consequences of a Drowned Migrant Father and Daughter – Reading The Pictures We cannot know in this moment, but I suspect that this photo of Óscar Alberto Martínez Ramírez and his daughter, Valeria, will stand the test of time. Given the firestorm over immigrant detention and the moral freefall of […]

  • A Photographer’s Loving Ode to Small-Town Texas | The New Yorker

    [contentcards url=”https://www.newyorker.com/culture/photo-booth/a-photographers-loving-ode-to-small-town-texas”] A Photographer’s Loving Ode to Small-Town Texas | The New Yorker The five decades that Keith Carter has spent documenting small-town Texas more than make up for the fact that he was born in Wisconsin. His family moved to the town of Beaumont when he was just a few years old, in the […]

  • You can now watch the entire “Everybody Street” documentary film for free on YouTube and Amazon Prime Video – Leica Rumors

    [contentcards url=”https://leicarumors.com/2018/11/19/you-can-now-watch-the-entire-everybody-street-documentary-film-for-free-on-youtube-and-amazon-prime-video.aspx/”] You can now watch the entire “Everybody Street” documentary film for free on YouTube and Amazon Prime Video – Leica Rumors The full length “Everybody Street” documentary film is now available on YouTube (with ads). You can also stream it for free on Amazon Prime Video (or purchase the DVD from Amazon):

  • CJR Special Report: Photojournalism’s moment of reckoning – Columbia Journalism Review

    [contentcards url=”https://www.cjr.org/special_report/photojournalism-sexual-harassment.php/”] CJR Special Report: Photojournalism’s moment of reckoning – Columbia Journalism Review In interviews with more than 50 people, in a CJR investigation spanning more than five months, photojournalists described behavior from editors and colleagues that ranged from assault to unwanted advances to comments on their appearance or bodies when they were trying to […]

  • The Surrealist Photos of Ralph Gibson – The New York Times

    [contentcards url=”https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/05/lens/the-surrealist-photos-of-ralph-gibson.html”] The Surrealist Photos of Ralph Gibson – The New York Times “I wanted to make photographs you could look at for a long period of time, photographs that were not ephemera, photographs that were made to last and could support a great depth of content,” he said. “That’s the opposite of working for […]

  • The best photographs of 2017 – by the people who shot them | Media | The Guardian

    [contentcards url=”https://www.theguardian.com/media/2017/dec/28/the-best-photographs-of-2017-by-the-people-who-shot-them”] The best photographs of 2017 – by the people who shot them | Media | The Guardian From Rohingya refugees in Bangladesh, to the disaster at Grenfell Tower and a seahorse clinging to a cotton bud: photographers describe how they took some of the defining images of 2017. Selection by Sarah Gilbert

  • David Hillard: Regarding Others | LENSCRATCH

    [contentcards url=”http://lenscratch.com/2017/11/david-hillard-regarding-others/”] David Hillard: Regarding Others | LENSCRATCH Photographer David Hilliard has a new exhibition, David Hilliard: Regarding Others at the Schneider Gallery in Chicago that runs through December 30th, 2017. There’s something about David’s cinematic large format photographs that stand apart–it’s a special quality of light, color, and clarity that comes from analog capture, […]

  • Emil, Towards Horizon – The Eye of Photography

    [contentcards url=”http://loeildelaphotographie.com/en/2017/10/02/article/159967372/emil-towards-horizon/”] Emil, Towards Horizon – The Eye of Photography The Russian Emil Gataullin is a master of poetry in black and white, and of photography that recalls that of Henri Cartier-Bresson. It dances in a balance between austerity, deliberate reserve and romantic composition. His theme: the Russian village. A life far from the great […]

  • Stephen Crowley: a Visual Historian in Real Time – The New York Times

    [contentcards url=”https://lens.blogs.nytimes.com/2017/08/09/stephen-crowley-a-visual-historian-in-real-time/?module=BlogPost-Title&version=Blog%20Main&contentCollection=Multimedia&action=Click&pgtype=Blogs&region=Body”] Stephen Crowley: a Visual Historian in Real Time – The New York Times After 25 years as a photographer for The New York Times based in Washington, D.C., Stephen Crowley has retired. His incisive and revealing photographs pierced the public veneer of Washington politics, bringing the viewer into the back rooms of power.

  • A Photographer’s View of a Battle to Destroy ISIS – The New Yorker

    A Photographer’s View of a Battle to Destroy ISIS This fall, I spent six weeks with the writer Luke Mogelson, following an élite Iraqi police unit called the Mosul swat team as its members fought to take back their city from the forces of the Islamic State. The story, which Luke wrote and I photographed, […]

  • Mark Peterson: Political Theater | LENSCRATCH

    Mark Peterson: Political Theater Every presidential campaign has a particular feel and color: the red, white, and blue days of JFK that ended in a sad pink boucle, the brilliant reds of Nancy Regan, the rainbow spectrum of the Obamas. But this election is perfectly captured in black and white by photographer Mark Peterson, stripping […]

  • Juxtapoz Magazine – Jeff Brouws: Typologies, Projects & Portfolios

    Jeff Brouws: Typologies, Projects & Portfolios Practicing what he terms “visual anthropology” Brouws, over the past twenty-five years, has persistently pursued a body of work that closely examines the evolving American cultural landscape