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The week in 31 photos

Take a look at 31 photos of the week from November 10 through November 16.

Mo Farah

This New York City 'Layer-Lapse' Is Jaw-Droppingly Cool

The thing I love about creative people is that just when I think I've seen it all, they do something that never even crossed my mind. Such is the …


63 Distilled Lessons From The Masters of Photography

To share the exciting news that <b>MASTERS VOLUME I now available on AMAZON</b>, I wanted to share a list of lessons I’ve personally learned from all the …

Street Photography

Intimate Celebrity Portraits By The Late Kate Barry Show Famous Women Like You Haven’t Seen Them Before

Kate Barry grew up in a family surrounded by mystique and fame. They belonged to the bourgeois–bohème socialite crowd of Paris's modern day …

Royal Family

Tropical Towers

Matt Harvey

Foto/Industria 2017: identity and illusion

Foto/Industria, the industrial photography biennial that takes place in Bologna, is unique for its theme and for the synergy between the strength of …


A gastronomic tour of Mexico – in pictures

Taking in everything from the ‘largest sandwich ever seen’ to scorpion tacos, here are a few highlights from Mexico: A Culinary Quest, an epic book that travels across all 32 of the country’s states. Photographs by Adam Wiseman


5 Simple Tips How to Take Better Pictures

<i>Simple principles on how to make better pictures</i>:<p>1. Look at the background, then your subject.<p>To take better pictures, first look at the background …

Street Photography

20 Lightroom CC tips on how to master the updated versions

<b>Get to know the updated versions of Lightroom – CC and Classic – and discover a host of powerful new features with our Lightroom CC tips. James</b> …


Brands sure do love stealing Firewatch’s art

In fairness (?), it’s a really pretty game<p>Campo Santo’s <i>Firewatch</i> is gorgeous. Set in the Wyoming wilderness during the 1980s, the narrative adventure game puts players in the shoes of a 30-something man named Henry, who spends a summer manning a fire lookout tower in the Shoshone National Forest.</i> …


15 Documentaries on Netflix That Will Make You A Better Person

As the holidays approach, your mind might begin to drift towards self-improvement. Many New Year’s resolutions are broken every year because people …


In pictures: Russian visual culture, 1905-1955

Marking 100 years since the October Revolution, when Vladimir Lenin and the Bolsheviks seized power in Petrograd and Russia became the Soviet Union, …


Residential Design Inspiration: Modern Concrete Homes - Studio MM Architect

Last weekend I was talking through design inspirations with a client and the idea of a concrete house came up. As we usually do in a Pre-Design …


The best of the British countryside, as showcased by the National Trust photography competition winners

The theme this year was: 'As I walked out one midsummer morning.'<p><b>Looking at gorgeous pictures of the beautiful British countryside makes you proud of</b> …


10 Historic Ruins and Remnants Inside NYC’s Central Park

Central Park was a grand vision by New York City’s civic leaders, executed by landscape architects Frederick Law Olmsted and Calvert Vaux. 843 acres …


Behind the scenes: Building the Sony Alpha 9

<b>Andy Westlake takes you on a behind-the-scenes tour through Sony’s operations in Japan and Thailand, revealing the philosophy and technology that</b> …


In pictures: A brief history of street photography

<b>(CNN) —</b> Since its birth in the first half of the 19th century, street photography has transformed into an art form in its own right. Simple and spontaneous, pictures by the genre's greats -- from Henri Cartier-Bresson to Robert Frank -- have served as historical documents, while speaking to …

Street Photography

7 Japanese Photographers You Need to Know

<i>I have gained some new insights into man</i><p><i>through having looked deeply at nature.</i><p>Hiroshi Hamaya<p>As someone from the West, I find Japanese photography …

Street Photography

This Cinematic Short Film Was Shot Entirely on the iPhone X

Want to see the video capabilities of the iPhone X? Here’s a beautiful 3-minute cinematic short film about a French pastry chef. Everything you see …


True Grit: How Michael Crouser Captures Cowboys in Colorado with Black-and-White Film

In 2006, Michael Crouser took the first photograph in his mountain ranch project. Ten years later he took the last image to complete <i>Mountain Ranch</i>, …


Saint Laurent Muse Anja Rubik Strips Down for Legendary Photographer Nobuyoshi Araki

Known for confrontational, often very explicit bondage-themed images, Japanese photographer Nobuyoshi Araki has long been a favorite of Saint Laurent designer Anthony Vaccarello. While Araki’s fetishistic photography has often been described as shocking, its larger purpose is to expose the …


Amazing Urban Photography by Charles Brabin

Charles Brabin is an English photographer whose black and white images of urban and industrial scenes are infused with a dynamic energy despite the …


Patterns and Privilege, East and West: Jeffrey Milstein’s LANY

In small notes peppered throughout his new book <i>LANY,</i> Jeffrey Milstein offers his perspective on the relationship between architecture on the East and West Coasts of America. For example, abutting a colorful (if somewhat vertigo-inducing) shot of Times Square in New York, he writes, “Skyscrapers in …


Pictures of the Week 11.2.17


The Life Cycle of Planes, as Told in Stunning Aerial Photos

An airplane's lifespan isn't something most passengers think about until something annoying or unnerving happens—maybe an air vent starts dripping, …


Vintage VW Bus Revamped as ‘Back to the Future’ Time Machine

Get ready to go <i>Back to the Future</i> with this tricked out, 1967 custom VW Bus by Velocity Motorcars. Inspired by the 1985 film, the vintage van has been lovingly revamped with little features that pay homage to Marty McFly and Doc Brown.<p>From the gull-wing doors to the working Flux Capacitor, this VW …


The Value of a Photographer

So, you want to be a photographer? And why not, it seems to be a valued and respected profession. Or is it?…<p>Everywhere we look there is the product …


Unseen David Bowie images to be published by tour photographer

Limited edition book costing £3,000 will feature photos by Denis O’Regan, who was with Bowie on 1983 Serious Moonlight tour<p>He may have been on arguably the most important and transformative tour of his life but David Bowie is strikingly, almost beatifically relaxed, in a set of previously …

David Bowie

These amazing street photos show 20 years of New York’s gritty glam era—through one woman’s eyes

From 1975 to 1994, Carrie Boretz chronicled city life<p>There are no smartphones in Carrie Boretz’s photos of New York — no stooped screen-ward gazes, …