Recent Articles

Stephen Shore's personal tribute to Andy Warhol
On Stephen Shore's birthday, we look back at his formative relationship with the pop art master
Published: Monday, 8 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz let Patti Smith become herself
In Annie Leibovitz At Work, the photographer looks back at two key portraits of one remarkable singer
Published: Thursday, 4 October 2018
How Annie Leibovitz got Keith Haring to go black and white
In Annie Leibovitz at Work the photographer reveals the fascinating story behind her photo of the great artist
Published: Wednesday, 3 October 2018
How does Annie Leibovitz do it?
On the photographer’s birthday, read the stories behind the images in her new book Annie Leibovitz At Work
Published: Tuesday, 2 October 2018
How Steve McCurry captured the lives of coffee growers
On International Coffee Day take another look at the photos in From These Hands: A Journey Along The Coffee Trail
Published: Monday, 1 October 2018
'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
Published: Thursday, 16 August 2018
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
Published: Wednesday, 15 August 2018
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
Published: Tuesday, 7 August 2018
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
Published: Saturday, 4 August 2018
Wolfgang Tillmans just shot Neneh Cherry
The fine-art photographer created the cover for Neneh Cherry's hard-hitting new migrant crisis single, Kong
Published: Friday, 3 August 2018
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
Published: Thursday, 26 July 2018
Stephen Shore goes back on the road
The photographer is on another summer road-trip in the flyover states, shooting more American Surfaces
Published: Wednesday, 25 July 2018
Martin Parr goes around the world for Gucci
The British photographer gives the Italian brand's new watch campaign a distinctly international feel
Published: Thursday, 19 July 2018


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