Justin Sheely

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A life unraveling

She started taking the bus to Chelsea to buy drugs in the square. She had a little extra money from her Uncle Bobby, an Army veteran, who thought he …

Methadone

Photography by Justin Sheely

Photographs and stories by Justin Sheely, a photographer and visual journalist in Sheridan, Wyoming. He also specializes in portrait, sports action …

Why This Photographer Took 12 Years To Shoot Coffee Growers Around The Globe

This photographer took 12 years to complete his latest project on what he calls “one of the most important products we trade in the world.” It’s well worth the wait.<p>Sebastião Salgado, a renowned photographer from Brazil, partnered with Illy, the Italian coffeehouse, to document the world’s …

THE SELECTS: Seeing Double

‘Marlboro Boys’: Startling Portraits of Young Children Addicted to Cigarettes

As smoking regulations in North America get stricter, the number of smokers, especially among younger generations, are in decline. If Mad Men taught …

Photos of the Day: Aug. 18, 2015

I have never been so overwhelmed by a moment that I was lucky enough to witness, and lucky enough to capture

Seeing a Syrian family arrive on the Greek island of Kos was an extraordinary moment, even for a professional photographer. The shots show a father’s anguish<p>The boat came at dawn: a flimsy rubber raft made for four people but crammed with 12. Under the pressure of their weight, it lost air and …

Women's USA Pro Challenge - Stage 3

GOLDEN, CO - AUGUST 23: Riders take to Washington in downtown Golden during stage 3 of the women's USA Pro Challenge on Sunday, August 23, …

Women's Sports

Approaching a Karawari River village is like watching the sand in an hour glass change direction on its own. @ustoanyc @swaindest @afarmedia @pngtourism #papuanewguinea #PNG #traveltogether @nikonusa @natgeo

THE SHOT: A Moment in the Rocky Fire

In my 20 years of covering wildfires, the Rocky Fire in Clearlake, California has been one of the most dangerous I have seen because it has grown faster and more quickly than any other wildfire I have ever witnessed. The high winds and blowing embers well ahead of the main fire are creating new …

Concert Photographer, Where Did Your Integrity Go?

Over the last couple of weeks, the matter of photo contracts has once again been debated. First came Jason Sheldon’s blog post, calling Taylor Swift …

Designer Turns A Konica Film Camera Into A Digital Shooter With 3D-Printed Parts

The Konica Auto S3 is considered by camera lovers to be one of the best low-cost rangefinder pocket shooters. Originally made in 1973 it features a 38mm f1.8 lens and internal leaf shutter. But it also shot 35mm film. A designer, Ollie Baker, gave the camera a new lease on life by pulling the back …

After Sally Mann’s Memoir, a New Look at Her Most Famous Photographs

What else is there to see in a photograph that’s been talked about so endlessly you can picture it in your mind? This week, a month after the release of <b>Sally Mann’s</b> extraordinary artist’s memoir, <i>Hold Still</i>, and 23 years after the initial publication of <i>Immediate Family</i>, arrives an expanded, paper …

Outsourcing

5 Myths Photographers Will Tell You About Film, or: Why Film Isn’t Afraid of the Dark

You will be hard pressed to find a reasonable working photographer today, who won’t admit that film still has a place in photography and really …

My Journey as a Legally Blind Pro Photographer

My photography journey started a little differently from most because I was going into it with a handicap right off the bat. It was always a thought …

How to Discover and Embrace Your Creative Vision

Vision, as it pertains specifically to the creative process, is an incredibly abstract concept; there are dozens of different ways to define it and …