Portfolios and Photography News

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In pictures: America's empty railroads

Youthful trainspotter turned adult photographer, John Sanderson has traveled across the United States, documenting the country's railroads. But you won't find any trains in his pictures.

Never before seen photos of Mount St. Helens eruption found in thrift shop camera

A roll of film discovered in an Argus C2 from an Oregon Goodwill turned out to contain some incredible images – and has been re-united with the original owner's family.

Pete Souza talks about life as a presidential photographer

Photojournalist Pete Souza served as the presidential photographer for both Ronald Reagan and Barack Obama. In an interview with fellow photographer Marcia Nighswander, he discusses several of his most noteworthy images.

Surfing under the northern lights

Find out how Chris Burkard shifted from editorial photography to his true passions: landscapes, conservation and, of course, surfing.

Professional portraits shot using a water drop for a lens

Forget expensive lenses with fancy coatings and special lens elements – photographer Robin de Puy took these portraits using just a water drop for a lens.

The Atlantic celebrates summer with delightful kite photos

In case you were looking for any more inspiration to go fly one.

Haunting black-and-white images from Belgrade show a modern refugee crisis

Danish photographers Ulrik Hasemann and Mathias Svold spent time documenting the 75,000 refugees currently in Serbia's capitol city. Most are young men from conflict zones in Pakistan and Afghanistan.

Air Koryo's aging airliners are beautiful, scary time-capsules

Air Koryo started flying in 1952, and much of its current fleet still dates from the 1960s. Danish commercial photographer Arthur Mebius has taken 24 flights on some of its oldest airplanes, so you don't have to.

Through the lens of black women photographers

'Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora' is a new photographic publication that aims to include the perspectives of black women photographers.

The good, the bad and the ugly of aerial photography part 5: examples and comparison

In the fifth and final part of his series of articles on aerial photography, Erez Marom recaps some of his most formative experiences.

Stories behind the images: Magnum Photos opens its vaults

Magnum Photos is 70 years old, and it's celebrating with a series of international exhibitions. The BBC has gone behind the scenes with 15 images from the Magnum archives.

Interview: Magnum photographer Susan Meiselas on why print matters

The pervasive nature of our digital world makes photos books and zines all the more powerful.

Filmmaker who lost an eye replaces it with a working camera

It sounds like science fiction, but it's for real. It can even stream video. It also raises a few questions about privacy issues.

The first photo shared from a phone just turned 20

In 1997, Philippe Kahn changed the way we share images forever when he used a Casio QV-10, flip phone and his laptop to email a photo of his newborn daughter.

Magnum Photos announces new investors, aims to modernize business

Faced with profitability challenges, Magnum Photos is accepting outside investment for the first time in its 70-year history.

Photographer travels the world to find its most stunning libraries

Let's hope that Thibaud Poirier remembered to turn off the autofocus 'beep' on his camera first.

Nat Geo photographer emphasizes important role of photography in conservation

Veteran wildlife photographer Nick Nichols talks with TIME about the power of images in promoting conservation of wild animals and, more importantly, the land they thrive on.

Turning the Black Sea blue: NASA's image of the day shows phytoplankton bloom

NASA's appropriately-named Aqua satellite is orbiting the earth at an altitude of 438 miles. And of course there's a camera onboard.

'That's me!' Guardian interviews girl in famous Bruce Davidson photo

When Bruce Davidson visited Wales in the mid 1960s, a young Cheryl Winterson was playing in the street, oblivious to the presence of the Magnum photographer.

The story behind 'viral' New York Times photograph of Comey testimony

All of the remote cameras in the world are no substitute for some gut instinct and a good monopod.

'Dusty' photos on display at London gallery

From moments that changed the political landscape forever, to a crowd watching the demolition of a Kodak plant, a new exhibition explores the images captured through clouds of dust.

'This is not Porn' website collects photos that won't get you fired

The Verge interviews the man whose 'This is Not Porn' website showcases rare celebrity photos, notably from Bond and Star Wars films. Don't worry, they're work safe.

Close to home: photographers reflect on taking pictures of family

When there's a Magnum photographer in the family, your photo album looks a little bit different.

Long Shot 2017 is Saturday, June 10th. Will you be shooting?

One of the ways we celebrate the arrival of summer is with the Photographic Center Northwest's (PCNW) Long Shot – a global 24-hour photo shoot that is open to anyone, anywhere, with any camera (yes, including your phone). Will you be shooting with us?

NPR's Terry Gross talks with conservation photographer Paul Nicklen

Find out what happens when a 1,000-pound predator tries to befriend you.

Benjamin Von Wong sheds light on child hunger

Photographer Benjamin Von Wong is focusing his camera on an issue facing many children in America: food insecurity.

Photographer takes 100-day road trip through Trump's America

Photographer Naomi Harris spent the first 100 days of the Trump administration traveling America, interviewing and photographing the people she met, to find out how they voted – and why.

So much for that idea: Swiss village lifts photography ban after story goes viral

Just days after 'banning' photography, the Swiss village of Bergüm has, not surprisingly, reversed course.

Amusement park photos from the past

The Seattle Times published a slideshow of images from summers past at a now-defunct local amusement park. The rides look familiar, but don't expect much in the way of seatbelts.

Will the robot revolution make photographers extinct?

According to a website set up to track such things, apparently not. But models, on the other hand, should be worried...

Sony World Photography Awards 2018 opens with new categories and grants

The $30,000 prize pot has been augmented this year with a new series of grants that aim to allow winning photographers to undertake projects during the next year.

Exhibit recognizes legendary Hong Kong street photographer Fan Ho

The work of the late street photographer (and actor/director) Fan Ho is being shown at an exhibition in his native Hong Kong. Thirty images, along with the Rolleiflex that he used almost exclusively, will be on display.

Photo of Kathy Griffin posing with bloodied Trump mask causes controversy

Photographer Tyler Shields' image of Kathy Griffin holding a Trump mask made to look like a decapitated head has not gone over altogether well.

New regulations aim to end harassment of tourists by photographers at Indian monuments

The Archaeological Survey of India (ASI) is changing its photography policy such that only licensed commercial photographers can snap photos of tourists at the more than 3600 monuments it manages.

Rare collection of first female photographer's cyanotype algae photos goes on display

A museum in the Netherlands recently acquired a collection of photography pioneer Anna Atkins' work documenting British algae.

Photographer shoots 888 professional portraits in 7,092 seconds

Photographer Linda Köhler-Sandring used a mobile studio setup to photograph 888 subjects in exactly the same style and lighting for speedy capture and editing. 

Photography proves therapeutic for war veterans

Military veterans in Spokane, WA are working with doctors and psychiatrists to use photography as therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder and depression.

Photographing wrecks: the amazing world of undersea photography

The floor of the world's oceans is littered with human debris, from sunken cruise ships to lost cargo. As part of its  #EarthCapture photo challenge, the BBC is showcasing some eerie underwater images.

Europeana Photography lets you browse through the first 100 years of photography

Europeana Photography is a new online image archive that includes more than 2 million historical photographs from European collections in 34 countries, covering the first 100 years of photography.

New images of Jupiter's pole show enormous, gorgeous storms

NASA's Juno spacecraft is sending back its first images from Jovean orbit, and they're beautiful.

Imaging Resource selects best cameras for backpacking

As summer really gets going over here in the Northern hemisphere, the team at Imaging Resource has put together a list of the best cameras for backpacking.

Surreal photos capture Ukraine's fallen Lenin statues

The Ukrainian Parliament banned statues of Lenin in 2015. Two years later, the monuments no longer adorn public buildings or stand watch over town squares, but they're still there.

Before and after photos show Big Sur landslide

Last week, more than a million tonnes of Californian coastline slid into the ocean, taking part of Highway 1 with it. Check out the remodeling in photos taken before and after the landslide.

New startup 'Binded' aims to simplify copyright for photographers

Copyright disputes are no fun at all. 'Binded' is a new startup that aims to simplify the process of registering - and enforcing - copyright for photographers.

Here’s the OTHER photo of Jack Ruby shooting Lee Harvey Oswald

We’ve all seen Bob Jackson’s Pulitzer Prize winning photo, but there's another.

New book and time-lapse video features photos taken without light pollution

Photographers from the SKYGLOW project travelled 150k miles and took 3 million photos in increasingly rare locations: those without light pollution.

Canon asks photographers  to interpret their sense of taste photographically

Canon Australia's video series "The Lab" is designed to make photographers experiment and think outside the box. In the latest video a  group of photographers create images based on their sense of taste. 

Celebrated war photographer Stanley Greene dies at 68

Stanley Greene captured 'brutally honest' photographs in the war zones of the Middle East, Chechnya and Georgia. He was also one of the few African-American photographers working internationally.

'It's about being prepared for whatever is thrown at you': Q & A with William Vazquez

William Vazquez travels all over the world documenting humanitarian work. He spoke to us about the challenges of his work, the importance of research and why a multitool and duct tape are your best friends in the field.

Exhibit celebrates the humble snapshot

'Other People’s Pictures' comprises 200 amateur snapshots, giving a glimpse into how photography functioned in Americans' lives during the early and mid-twentieth century.

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