Photography Stories

'I have a duty to preserve it' - Why Tillmans still shoots nightlife

Wolfgang celebrates his 50th today and wants you to see what it was like back in the day - and what it's like now 'I have a duty to preserve it' - Why Tillmans still shoots nightlife

When Steve McCurry shot the Indian monsoon

A near fatal fall onto rocks, leeches crawling up his back and a wade through water with dead animals all around. On Indian Independence Day Steve McCurry recalls the 'masochism' of his first monsoon trip to India When Steve McCurry shot the Indian monsoon

Erik Kessels swaps 35,000 snaps for a few brass band LPs

The photo editor returns to the Festival Images Vevey biennial with a show focussing on collective creativity Erik Kessels swaps 35,000 snaps for a few brass band LPs

Check out Lauren Greenfield in the New York Times!

Our Generation Wealth photographer is the subject of an insightful profile, tying in with the release of her new film Check out Lauren Greenfield in the New York Times!

Wolfgang Tillmans just shot Neneh Cherry

The fine-art photographer created the cover for Neneh Cherry's hard-hitting new migrant crisis single, Kong Wolfgang Tillmans just shot Neneh Cherry

Let Elliott Erwitt take you away to Southern France

Celebrate the great photographer’s 90th birthday by bringing a little mid-century joie de vivre into your life Let Elliott Erwitt take you away to Southern France

Stephen Shore goes back on the road

The photographer is on another summer road-trip in the flyover states, shooting more American Surfaces Stephen Shore goes back on the road

Martin Parr goes around the world for Gucci

The British photographer gives the Italian brand's new watch campaign a distinctly international feel Martin Parr goes around the world for Gucci

An iPhone doesn't make you a filmmaker says Danny Lyon

The veteran photographer, documentary maker and Phaidon author calls unedited phone uploads 'visual pollution' An iPhone doesn't make you a filmmaker says Danny Lyon

What Robert Mapplethorpe's mother called Patti Smith

A touching new interview with the artist's sister sheds light on the photographer's suburban family beginnings What Robert Mapplethorpe's mother called Patti Smith

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