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In Conversation with Myles Little

Adriana Teresa Letorney | Posted 07.27.2015 | Arts
Adriana Teresa Letorney

Myles Little is a staff photo editor at Time Magazine since 2011. He is curating "The One Percent Show," an exhibit of documentary photos about wealth inequality that includes some of the best photographers in the world

10 Photographers Share 'An Image That Changed Everything' And The Stories Behind Them

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 06.10.2015 | Arts

A single image can change everything. This is the concept behind Magnum Photos’ newest project, in which its 60 active photographers were ...

The Reality Behind Nixon and Khrushchev's Kitchen Debate: Cabbage Soup vs. Red Meat

Alparslan Akkuş | Posted 05.07.2015 | Arts
Alparslan Akkuş

To see how pictures can change the reality, and make the history, just take a look at before and after of an iconic photo taken by Elliott Erwitt unearthed in Magnum's "Contact Sheets" documentary.

6 Legendary Photographers Tell The Stories Behind Their Favorite Unseen Photographs

The Huffington Post | Priscilla Frank | Posted 11.14.2014 | Arts

What happens to a photograph deferred? Some are tucked in a file or packed in the basement while others are shoved under the bed and, in time, forgott...

Photographing Iconic Coney Island

Michael Ernest Sweet | Posted 10.28.2014 | Arts
Michael Ernest Sweet

The concept of Coney Island as an outdoor photo studio is nothing new. Famous and not-so-famous photographers alike have been trekking over the sand t...

Nine Female Photographers Embark On A Road Trip In Honor Of An Art Heroine

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 06.02.2014 | Arts

Nine female photographers are embarking on an epic road trip across Europe, one that's meant to pay homage to one of the art world's most iconic heroi...

Pablo Picasso Comes Back To Life In Stunningly Vivid Color Photo

Posted 01.28.2014 | Arts

"If your photographs aren't good enough, you're not close enough." Those are the immortal words of Robert Capa, a photographer known for his proxi...

These Subway Photos Show How Much NYC Has Changed In The Last 30 Years

Posted 01.28.2014 | New York

The New York City subway is a drastically different place now than it was 30 years ago. For starters, the train cars used to be covered in graffiti. (...

How To Get Your Photos Included In A Robert Capa Exhibition

Posted 10.25.2013 | Arts

October 22 marked the 100th birthday of Robert Capa, the daring photojournalist whose courage and charisma raised him to an almost mythical status. In...

The Ease of Photographer Constantine Manos

Ioannis Pappos | Posted 09.21.2013 | Arts
Ioannis Pappos

Take a stroll on the second floor of the Benaki Museum in Athens, and photographer Constantine Manos' exhibition will take you to a world of lost slowness. His peripatetic years in rural Greece, are captured in "A Greek Portfolio 50 Years Later,"

Famous American Photographer Dies At 94

AP | Posted 07.23.2013 | Arts

ORINDA, Calif. — Photographer Wayne F. Miller, who created a ground-breaking series of portraits chronicling the lives of black Americans in Chi...

Holiday Gift: Elliott Erwitt's Dogs

Evelyne Politanoff | Posted 02.20.2013 | Arts
Evelyne Politanoff

A heartfelt and original tribute to man's best friend, this collection focuses on Elliott Erwitt's distinctive photographs of dogs.

Street Photography from Stockholm (PHOTOS)

Peter Levi | Posted 05.20.2012 | World
Peter Levi


Book Chronicles "Postcards From America" Road Trip With Magnum Photographers

Elana Estrin | Posted 03.28.2012 | Arts
Elana Estrin

In May 2011, five photographers and one writer hopped on an R.V. and launched a two-week road trip from Texas to California. 1,750 miles and thousands of photographs later, the result of the "Postcards From America" road trip is a limited-edition book released this week.

Did Bob Dylan Rip Off Photos? See The Evidence

ARTINFO | Posted 11.28.2011 | Arts

NEW YORK-- Time and time again folk rock legend Bob Dylan has blatantly borrowed for his lyrics. Christie's auction house acknowledged in 2009 that a ...

Is Photojournalism Dead Yet?

Steve Ettlinger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Steve Ettlinger

The easy availability of free stock photography on the web today makes you wonder why anyone would even try to earn a living with a camera.

PHOTOGRAPHY: Marilyn Monroe, Martin Parr - Magnum Photos Made Public | Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

AUSTIN - Next week, the archive of Magnum Photos, which contains images by master photographers like Robert Capa, Henri Cartier-Bresson, Susan Meisela...