Fashion Photography

Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Pioneer of the 'Female Gaze'

The American photographer helped forge the way for female photographers, who are often overlooked in favour of the distinctively male giants of …

Fashion

Five-Year-Old Fashion Photographer Should Be an Inspiration to Us All

Jayden Bethea is a toddler on a mission. At an impressively young age of five, Jayden has already discovered and developed an impressive passion for …

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Preyed upon by a Hollywood director

If I had been older, or bolder, I would have stopped his game as soon as he started it<p>It happened on a weekday afternoon in early May 1998, as I walked south along Second Avenue. The man appeared as if from nowhere, panting, sweat beading on his balding brow. Bespectacled and potato-shaped, he …

Coffee Shops

Books: The Evolution of Fashion Photography

Fashion evolves, which is the point of fashion.A new book <i>Fashion Photography: The Story in 180 Pictures</i> (Aperture), shows how fashion photography has …

Photography

The Hidden Fashion Photography In These Pictures of a Mother Breastfeeding Her Child

Nursing a child imposes all sorts of new order on a mother's life. It warps not only time but diet, body, mind, beauty, and even fashion. The act of breastfeeding, when looked at in the French photographer Vincent Ferrané's book <i>Milky Way</i>, which documents his wife's months-long nourishment of their …

Fashion

Alexandra Leese Photography

Unique fashion and portrait photography by Alexandra Leese.Represented by agency Saint Luke, Alexandra Leese is a Hong Kong-born photographer who …

Photography

The History of Fashion Photography Revisited

Our perception of the history of fashion photography is often dominated by a handful of artistic giants such as Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, and …

Splayed Legs and Copulating Couples: How Commerce is Viewed Differently Than Art

Last week, it was announced that the Council of Paris voted to ban “sexist and discriminatory” ads from appearing in the city, a decision that …

The Met Spotlights A Fashion Photography Legend

“A beautiful print is a thing in itself,” reads a quote from Irving Penn in the Met’s new retrospective, <i>Irving Penn: Centennial</i>. A fine choice of …

Art

Fashion Photography: The Story in 180 Pictures

Fashion photography captures our desires and fantasies about how we present ourselves to the world, while reflecting the changing values of our …

How Juergen Teller Broke the Rules of Traditional Fashion Photography

Spotlighting the artist’s NSFW campaigns for Viviene Westwood.<p>When it comes to fashion photography, Juergen Teller’s work is pithy, unforgiving and NSFW. The evidence is in his decade-long, contentious imagery for Vivienne Westwood. The British designer/activist herself posed completely nude on a …

Every Issue, Every Language, Everywhere

Years ago a reporter asked my old boss, the legendary <i>Glamour</i> editor Ruth Whitney, whether she was a feminist. These were the days before feminism was a popular T-shirt slogan, when polls showed the vast majority of women and men found the term, and the concept, unappealing. I remember Ruth relaying …

Feminism

Photo Vogue Festival: Exploring Fashion & Politics in Vogue Italia

When it comes to fashion photography, it doesn't get any better than the pages of Vogue. And more specifically, those of Vogue Italia.In November, …

The Evolution of Fashion Photography

With so many exhibits and monographs devoted to fashion photography and its leading practitioners, it’s hard to imagine that it wasn’t that long ago that the genre was seldom the focus of highbrow studies. Yet, that’s what Eugénie Shinkle discovered when she began researching it almost a decade ago.<p>…

Photojournalism

Coco Capitán: Gucci's Young Art Star

The artist-photographer likens Gucci to the Medicis, has nothing against ‘selfies’ and doesn’t identify as a female photographer.<p><b>LONDON, United</b> …

Coffee

Amazon opens fashion photography studio to strengthen ties with brands and creative talent in India

Amazon has opened a fashion photography studio called 'Blink' as it looks to ramp up its fashion ambitions in India.<p>This is Amazon's third faculty …

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The Coolest Photography Links Of The Week

Another exciting week in the world of photography has passed, and here we find Toad Hollow Photography searching in all corners of the internet for …

Photography

Nick Sabatalo Photography

Editorial and fashion photography by Nick Sabatalo.<p>Nick Sabatalo is a creative director as well as founder and Editor-In-Chief of 35mm Magazine, and …

Photography

Meet Your Guest Editors for September 2017

Browsing through 500px’s Editors’ Choice is one of my favorite ways to find inspiration and discover new photographers to follow. You can easily get …

Photography

Take Street Swagger Into the Office With ‘Uniforms for Caliroots’

To celebrate nearly 15 years in business, premium streetwear and sneaker retailer Caliroots has dropped a special collaboration with Uniforms for the …

Lifestyle

I Find Fashion Photography So Boring; But Not Street Photography

For work I shoot commercial and fashion photography and really, it is so fucking boring. So in my own time I just love to photograph humanity. I want …

Leica Q-series

Fashion Photographer Promotes Male Body Positivity With Diverse Photo Series

When fashion photographer Tarik Carroll set out to create a photo series to promote body positivity in men, he wasn’t prepared for the reaction.<p>“I …

Photography

This Fashion Photographer's Instagram Is the Thirst Trap to End All Thirst Traps

51-year-old Chuando Tan is a social media sensation.<p>Chuando Tan is an accomplished photographer whose body of work includes the cover for Janet Jackson's album <i>Discipline</i>.<p>His body is also a piece of work, and it gets its time in the sun on his Instagram account:<p>Whoa, did someone raise the …

Lifestyle

Stone Zhu: Fantastic Neon Studio Portraiture

<b>All images by Stone Zhu. Used with permission.</b><p>My name is Stone Zhu. Growing up in China, my sense of self as well as my aesthetics were deeply …

Photography

Vintage and Colorful Swimming Pool Series

After a modeling career, Elena Iv-skaya decided to stands on the other side of the camera. The Russian photographer based in the Réunion island is …

Swimming Pool

Benedict Brink is shaking up fashion photography

Benedict Brink never set out to be a photographer, but after securing an arts degree, she changed tact on the advice of a friend — and, judging by …

Photography

Stüssy Is Releasing a New Book About T-Shirts

London-based publishers IDEA has an exciting new book releasing next week, <i>An Idea Book About T-Shirts by Stüssy</i>.<p>Touted to be completely remarkably …

Lifestyle

‘Look in the Eyes of People, the Stories Are All Hidden There’: S. Paul (1929-2017)

Shome Basu recollects the time he spent with photographer S. Paul, who passed away at the age of 88 in Delhi on August 16.<p>“Can you shoot an egg in a …

Photography

A Fashion Photographer Makes the Case for a Fall Trip to Oregon

<i>Weekend With is an ongoing Instagram series that features people we like photographing places we’d like to be. Follow</i> <i>@thecut</i> <i>on Instagram to join in,</i> …

Fashion

Creating Surreal Fashion Photography For Depression

The Mad Photographer by Tawny Horton<p>Photography is my calling, my passion, my soul, my light, my happiness,<p>my enjoyment.It is my ambition and drive. …

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