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How to Work With the People You Want To

In a recent discussion with a friend over coffee, I was asked how it is that I gain access to photograph so many different people, specifically about …

Thomas Holton on Documenting Life Inside a Cramped New York City Apartment

<i>Thomas Holton began photographing in the heart of New York City's Chinatown in 2003 while working towards his MFA as a way to explore his identity as</i> …

Beautiful Photos of China in the Midst of Transformation

Brooklyn-based photographer Cait Oppermann took these shots on a recent trip through Chongqing and Chengdu.<p>When I started high school, I began studying Mandarin Chinese from a Taiwanese woman who ensured that I could speak by the time I graduated. I practiced reading, speaking, and writing with her …

17 Photographers Reveal the Hardest Life Lesson They Learned When Starting Out

<b>Ami Vitale:</b> Failure is a tough lesson. It hurts but the best thing that comes out of it is the honesty it brings.<p><b>Carolyn Marks Blackwood:</b> I was very …

Photographing portraits is like falling in love: Steve McCurry

SINGAPORE: His appetite for travel and foreign cultures began when he was a teenager. While working in an international company in Philadelphia, he …

Alex Webb Photography

Alex Webb is an American photographer born in 1952, member of the prestigious Magnum Agency since 1979 and he worked of famous magazines like the …

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Children of Abraham: The work of acclaimed photojournalist Abbas

The career of the acclaimed Iranian photojournalist Abbas has spanned more than four decades and has taken him from the 1968 Summer Olympics in Mexico City to perhaps the greatest boxing match of all time, Muhammad Ali versus George Foreman.<p>But it is his documentation of religion and its influence …

Photographer Alec Soth: 'To me the most beautiful thing is vulnerability'

Photography,’ Alec Soth said, ‘is so stupid. It’s so obvious… Everyone can do it, and yet certain moments have this magic. And that’s what you’re always looking for. I make the analogy with popular music. In some ways, it’s so easy to write a pop song, but why do certain ones do that thing that …

Shady character: how Stephen Shore taught America to see in living colour

“To see something spectacular and recognise it as a photographic possibility is not making a very big leap,” Stephen Shore once said. “But to see something ordinary, something you’d see every day, and recognise it as a photographic possibility – that’s what I’m interested in.”<p>Shore’s vision of the …

Street Photography

A Photographer Looks Back on the Horrors of the Bosnian War

We talked to legendary photojournalist Ron Haviv about his experience documenting the trauma and atrocities of the Bosnian War.<p><i>As a young photojournalist in 1991, I set off for Yugoslavia, as rumors of the country's imminent implosion were beginning to circulate. Upon arrival, I took a train bound</i> …

VII Co-Founder and Photographer Ron Haviv on the Most Important Photo He’s Ever Taken

<b>Ron Haviv</b>: My most important photograph is probably from my first foreign trip, to the country of Panama. I photographed a just elected …

Photo Brigade Podcast #87 with Ron Haviv

<b>By Robert Caplin</b>Ron Haviv is an Emmy nominated and award-­winning photojournalist and co­founder of the photo agency VII, dedicated to documenting …

Around the Block with Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb

Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb. On Street Photography and the Poetic Image (Part 1)

© copyright Rebecca Norris-WebbAperture have released a book collection called <i>‘The Photography Workshop Series‘</i> and currently have four in that set. …

Street Photography

Alex Webb & Rebecca Norris Webb. On Street Photography and the Poetic Image (Part 2)

© copyright Alex WebbThis is part two of my review on Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb, <b>‘On Street Photography and the Poetic Image‘</b>.For part one, …

Street Photography

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Alec Soth: America's most immaculate, intriguing photographer

The small wooden shack stands desolate against a glowering sky. A lone telegraph pole, two skeletal trees and an outhouse complete a scene that could be the setting for countless country songs about growing up poor in hard times.<p>“It isn’t what a picture is of,” the great American photography …

Street Photography

"Photography is a language." Alec Soth on his first UK exhibition Gathered Leaves

Regarded as the leading contemporary American photographer, Alec Soth's first major UK exhibition opened this week. BJP talks to Soth about the …

Alec Soth’s intoxicating photographic chronicles of middle America

‘If we hadn’t our bewitching autumn foliage,’ wrote Mark Twain, ‘we should still have to credit the weather with one feature which compensates for all its bullying vagaries – the ice storm: when a leafless tree is clothed with ice from the bottom to the top – ice that is as bright and clear as …

ASX.TV: A Conversation with Alec Soth (2015)

On 'Gathered Leaves' at the Media Space, Science Museum The post ASX.TV: A Conversation with Alec Soth (2015) appeared first on AMERICAN SUBURB X.<br>[[ …

‘The whole universe just connects’: Photographer Poulomi Basu explains how she finds inspiration

The rising young photographer explains what gets her going.<p>Poulomi Basu discovered the world of photography soon after she left home in Calcutta when …

Photographer Ami Vitale's Favorite Places to Photograph

Ami Vitale has traveled the world, shooting in some of the planet's most beautiful locations. In her own words, Vitale tells us about her favorite places to visit—and photograph.

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5 Suggestions To Help You Deal With Creative Block

Whether you are a beginner or you are already a photographer with an established photography business, creative block is something that can be quite …

Creativity

Poignantly Capturing the BP Oil Spill (20 photos)

As an ex-EMT and firefighter with a law degree, Denver, Colorado-based photographer Matt Slaby has a very diverse background. Now, as a professional photographer, his documentary style of shooting shows how his past experiences have all come together. Slaby has an amazing way of finding the true …