LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph began June 10 and transformed historical downtown Charlottesville, Virginia, into a vibrant art space with exhibitions, lectures, projects, events and workshops. This image was taken in Jeju Island, South Korea, by photographer David Allen Harvey. <a href="http://www.look3.org/" target="external">Click here for more information on LOOK3</a>
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Walter Iooss is one of the sports world’s most respected photographers. He’s shot more than 300 Sports Illustrated covers--his first at the age of 19-- contributed to the magazine’s Swimsuit Issue for 30-plus years, and published 13 books. Iooss’ work is characterized by a dynamic perspective and a notable reverence for light. This image is of Kevin Garrett from 1999 by looss.
Alec Soth is a photographer born and based in Minneapolis, Minnesota. His photographs have been featured in numerous solo and group exhibitions. Among numerous awards, Soth received the Guggenheim Fellowship in 2013 and is a member of Magnum. This image is part of his project, Sleeping by the Mississippi.
Vincent J. Musi specializes in animal portraiture for National Geographic magazine. HIs work takes a quirky look at our relationship to animals through the world of exotic pets, domestication, and cognition. This image is from his series, Domesticated.
VIncent J. Musi/LOOK3
Larry Fink’s career as a professional photographer spans 55 years. He has had solo shows at the Museum of Modern Art, the Whitney Museum of Modern Art, and the San Francisco Museum of Art, among others. His work has appeared in top publications such as Vanity Fair, W, GQ, Detour, The New York Times Magazine, and The New Yorker. This image is from his series, Dance.
Piotr Naskreck is a photographer and entomologist based at Harvard University’s Museum of Comparative Zoology. His field research on insects has taken him to six continents, where he strives to promote understanding, appreciation, and conservation of invertebrates and other “non- charismatic” animals. This image by Piotr Naskrecki was photographed in Mozambique.
An image from looss' series, Cuba Sports, from 1999.
An image from Musi's series, Domesticated.
Vincent J. Musi/LOOK3
An image from Soth's project, Sleeping by the Mississippi.
Daisy Mae, a miniature Vietnamese potbellied pig, lounges like a family member in West St. Paul, Minnesota from Musi's series, Domesticated.
Vincent J. Musi/LOOK3
Pat Sabatine's 8th Birthday Party, 1977, by Larry Fink.
David Alan Harvey's photographs spark the human psyche. Some of his most prolific essays have appeared in National Geographic magazine since 1973. As a popular mentor for young photographers, Harvey founded Burn Magazine, an award-winning online and in print journal for emerging photographers. He is a member of the legendary Magnum Photos cooperative. This is an image from his series, Tell It Like It Is.
David Allen Harvey/LOOK3