Philip Hunton

855 Flips | 3 Magazines | 13 Likes | 3 Following | 3,294 Followers | @pjhunton | Professional photographer based in Newcastle upon Tyne with a passion for making and viewing photographs.

A 98-Year-Old Photographer and Her Love Affair with New York

“Her photographs are etched into her mind,” the curator Daniel Cooney says of Vivian Cherry, the artist behind the current show at his gallery, …

Street Photography

Pictures of the Week 6.7.18

Pictures of the Week 6.1.18

One Photographer Dresses People in Camouflage Sweaters, With Delightful Results

The Brighton photographer Joseph Ford could have easily spent a couple of hours on Photoshop and made a series of pictures with people camouflaged …

Music Videos

Pictures of the Week 5.24.18

One Husband’s Loving Portrait of His Wife and Her Illness

Rikard Osterlund has photographed his wife, Zara, for thirteen years. “There is an image taken on holiday in Sardinia,” he tells me. “I remember …


This is the Surface of a Comet

Back in 2014, the Rosetta spacecraft captured the world’s imagination by arriving at a comet and snapping the first-ever photos of a comet’s surface. …

For eight years, Gideon Mendel has travelled the globe, photographing people whose lives have been devastated by floods. Here are his images of a drowning world


The 20 photographs of the week

The shooting down of a Russian fighter jet by Turkey, Europe’s refugee crisis, the reaction to a video of the fatal shooting of Laquan McDonald in Chicago – the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Military Aircraft

Pictures of the Week 4.12.18

Photos of a Starry Lightsaber Duel in the World’s Largest Salt Flat

Here’s a light-painting photo shoot that Star Wars fans may appreciate: photographer Dominic Chiu visited the world’s largest salt flat and shot a …

Pictures of the Week 4.5.18


Gavin Pickford Captures Gorgeous Landscapes of The Western Cape Coast of Southern Africa

Beautiful landscapes by <b>Gavin Pickford</b>, self-taught photographer, adventurer, instagrammer and drone pilot currently based in Franschhoek, Cape Town, …

Clever Photos Illustrate the Creativity of the People of Belarus

When the Belarusian photographer Alexey Shlyk was a child, he encountered a singular type of necklace handmade by his grandmother. She had used apple …

Pictures of the Week 3.29.18

Republican Party

Pictures of the Week 3.22.18

Loss and Hope in the Unseen Photos of Arlene Gottfried

In 1968, Arlene Gottfried, then eighteen, was the only female photography student in her class at FIT. Nearly half a century later, the New York …


This Photographer Uses an iPhone to Shoot Russia’s Grittiest Streets

Photographer Dmitry Markov grew up Pushkino, a hardscrabble industrial town north of Moscow where, for Markov and many of his childhood friends, …

Photographing birth: Save The Children’s Universal Motherhood project

On Mother’s Day this year, Save The Children (STC) released the Universal Motherhood project; a series of powerful images and a short film which …

Pictures of the Week 3.15.18


‘Russian Vivian Maier’ Discovered After 30,000 Photos Found in Attic

She was Leningrad’s lost photographer. Russian photographer Masha Ivashintsova (1942-2000) photographed constantly but never showed her work to …

Joel Meyerowitz’s Magnum Opus “Where I Find Myself” is a Six-Decade Tour de Force

<i>Joel Meyerowitz: Where I Find Myself</i> (Laurence King) is a pièce de résistance, a masterful feat of publishing that sets the bar as high as it can …

Street Photography

Pictures of the Week 3.8.18

Winter Sports

Remarkable Photos of Boring Things

If you visit the Instagram page for Polina Washington’s new project <i>Solution</i>, you’ll see only three words: “trash and nature.” And that’s exactly what …

Leave Home

This Photographer Deals with Anxiety by Creating Surreal Self-Portraits

Monica Lazăr is one of the millions upon millions of people around the world who struggles with an anxiety condition. For her, social anxiety makes …


Breathtaking, Emotional Photos of Rescued Elephants

Photographs of poached elephants are graphic and painful. In order to obtain their ivory tusks, poachers first shoot elephants with poison, and then, …


Pictures of the Week 2.23.18

Go for gold! Vintage portraits of California prospectors – in pictures

Young gold-rush prospectors stare down the camera in these striking daguerreotypes and tintypes of the 1850s, from a time before California boomtowns became ghost towns<p>• Gold and Silver is at Foam Fotografiemuseum, Amsterdam until 10 June. Luce Lebart’s book is published by RVB Books


Pictures of the Week 2.16.18

Magical Photos of Japan’s ‘Decorated Truck’ Subculture

Junichi Tajima runs a waste disposal company in Japan, but he’s not a regular semi-truck driver. He’s one of an estimated six hundred remaining</i> …