Linnaea Franks

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Drone Photography Where the Shadows Tell the Stories

In this fascinating series <i>Blue Sky Days</i>, photographer Tomas van Houtryve attached a camera to a small drone and then traveled across America, photographing gatherings of people at weddings and funerals and where people prayed or exercised. Since 2004, several thousands of people have been killed by …

100 Portraits of Women Artists by Barbara Yoshida

For <i>100 Portraits: Women Artists,</i> <i></i>New York City-based photographer Barbara Yoshida traveled around the world to pay tribute to dozens of her …

Las Vegas From 10,800 Feet Up Looks Like Nothing You’ve Seen Before

Famous photographer Vincent Laforet takes amazing night photos of urban cities, and his amazing photos of Las Vegas are no exception. Laforet, who …

Unique and Intriguing Portraits by James Chororos - The Fox Is Black

Striking out and doing what you truly love is never an easy decision, though it can lead to true happiness. That’s the case with James Chororos, a …

Advice for Aspiring Full-Time Photographers

Recently I gave a short 2-hour presentation on street photography at one of the photography clubs at UC Berkeley. It was great being surrounded by …

Looking for Palestine

Project info<p>Many people tend to see Palestinians through the lens of their chosen stereotype because we’re all brought up with certain clichés. And though there are exceptions, these stereotypes are all we hear and know about.<br>The picture that then emerges, of something called Palestine, is …

15 Of the World’s Best Time-Lapse Artists are Trying to Help Save Earth’s At-Risk Environments

Fifteen of the world’s most talented time-lapse artists are currently collaborating to try and shed some light on Earth’s most fragile and at-risk …

Dust (to Dust): Soviet Nuclear Test Sites - Photographs by Nadav Kander | LensCulture

<i>No carrion will kill a crow. The crow is the indestructible bird who suffers everything, suffers nothing.</i><p>—Ted Hughes<p>Crows. Crows. Crows. The first three spreads of Nadav Kander's enigmatically titled book, "Dust," show the dark silhouettes of branches against a night sky, with the black shadows of …

The Shepherd's Way

Photographic Portraits behind the Canvas

Project info<p>I started a new photographic project and I’d like to share it with you. The series is called “Photographic Portraits Behind The Canvas”.<br>Using a frame and elastic fabric I wanted to create photography that seemed like painted canvas. Once again, I tried to minimize the use of Photoshop. …

Ultimate Photo Playlist: Songs That Really Click

Photos aren't just a treat for the eyes. They can also be music to your ears! We've put together the Ultimate Photo Playlist, over 70 songs about …

No Man’s Job: Portraits of Senegal’s Female Auto Mechanics

In 2011, award-winning ‘art documentary’ photographer Anthony Kurtz was volunteering in Senegal when he saw a clip about a female-owned shop in Dakar …

Dennis Stock: the photographer who made America cool

Here are Dennis Stock's best images of American life in the time of Woodstock, from stage invasions to Planet of the Apes fanatics, Louis Armstrong gearing up for a gig and an unknown James Dean in Times Square. The images are from American Cool, a new anthology of Stock's career

24 Hours, 90 Years - Photographs and text by Simona Bonanno | LensCulture

Aunt Sara lives alone. She has never been married. She used to live with her parents and since 20 years ago, with her younger sister. She has never needed to work to live. At the age of 40, she decided to teach because she was little bored: an activity like crochet, reading, cooking cakes, charity …

Theatrical, Wonderful Photographs Of Women ‘Floating’ In Enchanting Scenes

<b>Uzbekistan photographer Ravshaniya</b> has a penchant for creating mesmerizing and ethereal scenes in her work.<p><b>Her beautifully composed</b> photographs …

Portraits of Birds Bursting with Personality

As a child photographer, Leila Jeffreys was taught to take in wounded animals, particularly birds, and nurse them back to a healthy state. It was …

Dream Creatures: Reflected Images of Tree Bark Reveal the Faces Hiding in the Forest

Italian photographer Elido Turco spent four years between 2004 and 2008 exploring a mirrored photography world that remains invisible to most of us. …