Tagged: photo essay

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The Signs of Life: Daniel Zakharov

Late last year, we featured the work of Daniel Zakharov in an installment of Five For Friday for his series Modern Wilderness. Recently, Daniel completed a new series of 200 photographs called The Signs of Life,...

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Touching Stories Of Teddy Bears

I was never what you would call short on toys growing up. My parents – especially my mom – rarely missed an opportunity to keep me well-stocked with Hot Wheels, Lego, slot cars and,...

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A City Of Characters: One in 8 Million

“New York is a city of characters. The Green Thumb whose community garden in a Brooklyn housing project shows children that eggs don’t come from eggplant. The Dictaphone Doctor, last of a dying breed....

Brian Driscoll

Unfinished Stories: Brian Driscoll

When I look at the work of photographer Brian Driscoll, I feel as though I am looking at still frames from films, moments of a memory or fragments of an unfinished story. I wish I...

Damir Sagolj

In The Wake of Fukushima

On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake occurred off the coast of Japan, triggering tsunami waves that reached an estimated 41 feet in height and travelled more than 6 miles inland in the Iwate Prefecture and...

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Athletes Among Us: Jordan Matter

Last year, photographer Jordan Matter produced a wonderful series of images, called Dancers Among Us. The series was wildly popular and yielded a best-selling book that was praised by everyone from The Washington Post to Diane...

Eugene Richards

The Ripening: Artists In Their 80s

There’s a fantastic article up on LightBox right now that begins: “Time is rough on a lot of life pursuits. Athletes dwindle. Dancers pull tendons. Politicians? It varies. But artists, if they work it...

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Meals Interrupted: Davide Luciano & Claudia Ficca

We have been getting some absolutely fantastic submissions lately, and this project from husband and wife duo Davide Luciano & Claudia Ficca is just too fun not to share. Called Meals Interrupted, the project features a...

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What Remains: Robert Polidori

“Photography can only represent the present. Once photographed, the subject becomes part of the past.” – Berenice Abbott How do you capture the soul of a place on film? How do you even know...

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Rankin Faces Death

He is one of the most sought-after photographers in the industry. He has photographed some of the most famous faces in the world, published more than 30 books, has launched four successful magazines and...