Ananya Tiwari

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Books

You Can Now Own Magnum Photos for $100

For the third year, Magnum is opening up its vaults to the public, selling nearly 70 prints for just $100 each. The 6"x 6" prints on sale feature photographs of "decisive moments" by photographers Steve McCurry, Martin Parr, Alex Webb, Rene Burri, and Eve Arnold, which are accompanied by personal …

Street Photography

Why Envy Any Other Photographer?

One of the most toxic feelings that a photographer (or human being) is to feel envy. Apparently envy is a trait that is deeply embedded in us, even …

Street Photography

Mobile Photography – Streets Ahead – Forty Ninth Edition – Women’s Street Photography Collective

“La primavera no es igual para todos” – Monste Abad<p>This powerful image shot by Montse Abad captured my attention immediately because it makes clear, …

Tips for shooting street portraits

There are many street photographers that will only shoot in a candid fashion. They wish to be invisible, to be unseen, to only capture photographs …

Clementine

I started photographing Clementine, subconsciously, in the summer of 2012. Why was I making these images? Why do we make images? A question that one can have a lot of answers to, but one that seems to need none. "Why did you photograph me so much?" Thus began a conversation in Herve Guibert's Ghost …

Genderqueer: Outside & In-Between the Binary

<i>This intimate and sensitive series of portraits was selected as a finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards</i> <i>2016</i>. <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 39 of the winners and finalists.</i><p>In the fall of 2013, Sasha Fleischman was set on fire on a public bus because they (Sasha doesn't use s/he as …

Maravilla del Mundo — Wonder of the World

<i>This intriguing photoessay was selected as a finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2016</i><i>. Discover more inspiring work from all the 39 winners, finalists and Jurors' picks.</i><p>Iquitos, Peru is a city of approximately half a million people located on the Amazon river. The only ways to access it are …

Creating with Light, Chemistry and Imagination

<i>After decades of working with film-based imagery, artist and master printer Chuck Kelton turned his eye towards a reduced pictorial space. He works inside a darkroom, transforming light, paper and chemistry into rich, abstract landscapes that coax sublime beauty from fundamental photographic</i> …

Expressions from nature

My personal nature photography. Creating images that ask questions rather than giving the answers. All images made in camera.

Ebola Football Survivors Club

In 2014, 38 members of Erison Turay's family died from the deadly Ebola virus, which killed over 11,000 across West Africa. Erison founded the Ebola Survivor's Soccer Club as a support network for survivors and a means to battle negative stigmas in the community.

Silent Dialogues

<i>This sensitive and intimate photoessay was selected as a series finalist in the LensCulture Portrait Awards 2016</i><i>. Discover more inspiring work from all the 39 winners, finalists and Jurors' picks.</i><p>Where is the border between one person and another? What really defines closeness?<p>Our families’ models …

Helmut Newton: A Retrospective

<i>People gave us everything for free. We were allowed only so much film per picture, but there was no limit to the creativity. I like to say that they let us loose like wild dogs in the streets of Paris.</i><p>Helmut Newton is responsible for a rich, authentic and complex oeuvre that can be considered one …

Bidean: Portraits of Metamorphosis, Adolescence

<i>Miren Pastor's images look like they come from another time, from when explorers would photograph lands that had never been trodden before by man, from when the world was seen for the first time; but her photographs are recent and have not been taken in faraway places. The reason they recall these</i> …

The Dream: Finding New Ways of Conveying The Refugee Crisis

When we sleep, our differences fall away. In the inky darkness, in the sweet silence of slumber, the rich and the poor, the powerful and the weak all look largely the same.<p>And while dozing, of what does each of us dream? It’s impossible to know from the outside. A photograph, no matter how …

Recognizing World Refugee Day 2016

Starting with great intensity in the summer of 2015, the Western media began to show the world, with alarmist tones and further alarming pictures, a "European refugee crisis." For the general public, this may have come as a shocking surprise, but for anyone who had been following the news more …

The pimps, peep shows and prostitutes of 1970s NYC

In the 1970s, photographer Leland Bobbé drove cabs around New York City at night to support his “daytime job" as a drummer in a band called City Lights that played the downtown scene. Chauffeuring the civilians of the city around was the perfect way to diversify his knowledge of its serpentine …

New York City

Young New Yorkers

<i>This intimate and intriguing series of monochrome portraits were given the 2nd place, Series award in the LensCulture Portrait Awards</i><i>2016</i>. <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 39 of the winners and finalists.</i><p>Once, not long ago really, New York City was a very different place. To some, the city of …

‘Before They Pass Away’: Stunning photographs of disappearing tribes from around the world

I was completely blown away by these beautiful photographs of disappearing tribes and indigenous peoples from around the world. The striking series …

Photography

Black Days of Ukraine - Photographs and text by Valery Melnikov | LensCulture

<i>The first image of this striking set of photojournalistic pictures was selected as a Single Image Winner in the Magnum Photography Awards 2016.</i> <i>Discover more inspiring work from all 44 of the winners, finalists, jurors’ picks and student spotlights.</i><p>I arrived in the Ukrainian city of Luhansk in the …

Russia

Vivian Maier: Street Photographer, Revelation - Interview with exhibition curator Anne Morin | LensCulture

Since the discovery and exposure of Vivian Maier’s work in 2009, this reclusive, mysterious figure—street photographer, nanny, visual genius—has been the subject of widespread acclaim and attention. From monographs to worldwide gallery exhibitions and the widespread release of a feature film (the …

Street Photography

This photographer's series on unconventional beauty went viral

She did not expect her homework assignment to go viral.<p>The project's purpose was to photograph what women found beautiful about themselves, thereby moving away from destructive self-criticism.<p>"I was surrounded by such beautiful women with such gorgeous souls," Woolridge told INSIDER. "[But they] …

Flóra Borsi's Elegant Self-Portraits Subtly Blend Photography and Painting

Hungarian artist Flóra Borsi likes to experiment with photography and other mediums, resulting in incredibly unique projects like urban landscapes set in a coffee universe and abstract portraits reimagined as real people. Her latest series <i>IREL</i> features subtle portraits that simultaneously look like …

Photography

'Realism isn't important': the man who photographed India – without any Indians

Sweater vests, 70s hair, lightning bolts … Olivier Culmann has plotted trends in Indian portraiture – without snapping a single local. Instead, he poses himself and darkens his skin with filters. Is it social commentary, or an off-colour joke?<p>“Photography takes itself too seriously,” says Olivier …

Black & White Photography

Marvel At ​Some Of National Geographic’s Best Photos From 2015

These images will blow you away.<p>Committed to showcasing amazing photography, National Geographic Magazine publishes stunning images shot around the world each day on its website. Taken in locations as varied as the ice of Antarctica or the shores of the island of Larak in the Persian Gulf, the …

Nature

City Abstractions - Photographs and text by Matthew Wylie | LensCulture

<i>Matthew Wylie is one of the 31 winners and finalists of the LensCulture Street Photography Awards 2015! We are proud to present the work of these photographers who show us why street photography today remains as fresh and vibrant as ever!</i><p>While street photography is often used to document “life as …

Street Photography

Various Perspectives of My Room - Photographs and text by Annegien van Doorn | LensCulture

These series of photos I took in my room (16m2) in Barcelona, focused on the personal adjustments, solutions and distribution of things within this specific place. By subtle interventions I accentuated different situations and I added an extra dimension to daily reality.<p>I continue to be inspired by …

Architecture

Adorable Dog Hilariously Photobombs Engagement Photo Shoot

When it came time for Megan Determan and her fianc Chris Kluthe to pose for their engagement photos, they thought it would be fun to include their dachshund Louie. For her 25th birthday, Determan got Louie as an adorable birthday present for herself. Two years later, Kluthe became a part of their …

Cute

Marseille: Outsider - Photographs and text by Pierre Belhassen | LensCulture

At first glance, I recognized you.<p>I had to come all the way here for my eyes to open to you.<br>Embracing the city.<br>Your multiple faces make you indiscernible; perhaps it is why so many clichés depict you…<br>What the mind cannot understand, it explains…but Marseille is unexplainable.<p>Brand-new land where …

Street Photography

Who’s Afraid of Women Photographers? - A retrospective view on 19th-century photography | LensCulture

<b>When women dared taking photographs: a retrospective on women photographers in Paris</b><p>A seven-year-old girl in a sensual posture. A barefoot teenager in a white transparent dress staring at the viewer, reminding us of the iconography used to portray prostitutes. In the intimacy of a small separate …

Mary Magdalene