Recent Articles

Joel Meyerowitz looks back at Thanksgiving
It might look like a contemporary photograph but Joel’s view of the NYC parade actually dates from 1963
Published: Thursday, 22 November 2018
Here’s Annie Leibovitz at Work, in Paris!
Find out what happened when the photographer met her fans and talked through her career in the French capital
Published: Tuesday, 13 November 2018
9 smart moves Annie Leibovitz uses to shoot great pictures
The peerless photographer offers a bit of insight into her practices in our new book Annie Leibovitz At Work
Published: Monday, 5 November 2018
The war that made Robert Capa
On the Magnum founder’s birthday, we look back at his most famous book, Death in the Making
Published: Monday, 22 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz caught Richard Nixon's final flight
Leibovitz recalls teaming up with Hunter S. Thompson to document Tricky Dicky’s dishonourable departure
Published: Monday, 22 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz captured Emily Dickinson’s absence
This photograph of the poet’s pressed-flowers album serves as a tribute to not one, but two, writers
Published: Friday, 19 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz revealed Kendrick Lamar's inner visions
Having shot Jagger and Lennon, Annie is capturing the musical voice of a new generation for Vanity Fair
Published: Wednesday, 17 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz showed her mother's honesty
She’s shot everyone from the Queen to Kanye, but she says this picture of her mother is probably her favourite
Published: Tuesday, 16 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz saw Nicole Kidman's face light up
Turns out some people are truly photogenic as the legendary photographer explains in her new book
Published: Monday, 15 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz learned to dance with Mikhail Baryshnikov
Her photos of Baryshnikov’s company are a lesson in the beauty, and difficulty, in photographing dance
Published: Friday, 12 October 2018
Mario Sorrenti talks Kate Moss and more in New York
Sorrenti tells former W and Barneys Creative Director Dennis Freedman about his love for Kate and conceptual art
Published: Thursday, 11 October 2018
Nan Goldin goes back to the dive bars in The Deuce
The photographer put in a cameo performance on the HBO show beside James Franco, critiquing her early work
Published: Wednesday, 10 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz drew star power from the Rolling Stones
In Annie Leibovitz at Work, she explains how she picked up 'power by association' shooting their 1975 tour
Published: Tuesday, 9 October 2018


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