By Kate Bubacz

Jul 8, 2014 10:00am

Photos of New York Reflected in Glass

Donna Dotan has a self-described obsession with symmetry. Her prowess with architectural photography is well applied in her personal project, “Reflections from Above,” where she captures striking images of New York City reflected in the glass of skyscrapers. She describes the project as a treasure… Read More »

By Jared T. Miller

Jul 4, 2014 10:03am

An iPhone Is All You Need to Capture Instagram-Ready Fireworks

  The only thing better than finding the perfect place to watch fireworks this Fourth of July? Nailing a shot of the action that isn’t blurry, blown-out or pitch-black. RELATED: Everything You Need to Know About Hurricane Arthur and July 4th Don’t Let the Rain… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

May 13, 2014 7:11pm

Remembering Camille Lepage, Photojournalist Killed in Africa

French journalist Camille Lepage is seen in this picture taken in Bangui, Central African Republic on Feb. 19, 2014. (Fred Dufour/AFP/Getty Images) The French government has confirmed the death of Camille Lepage, a 26-year -old photojournalist working in the Central African Republic. The country is… Read More »

May 13, 2014 4:06pm

World’s Largest Pinhole Camera Takes World’s Largest Photo

“The Great Picture” is a black and white panoramic print of Marine Corps Air Station El Toro, an old military outpost. The print measures 111 feet wide by 32 feet high on seamless white muslin cloth. Created in 2006 by six artists using an abandoned… Read More »

By Jared T. Miller

Apr 8, 2014 6:53pm

Slain Journalist Chris Hondros’ Intense War Photos, Writing Published in ‘Testament’

Speaking in 2010 about his “Sound + Vision” project that paired his favorite music with his own photography from Iraq and Afghanistan, Chris Hondros explained his hopes for viewers of the work: “Sometimes in news photography and so on, the pictures are a little bit… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Mar 24, 2014 5:40pm

War Photographer Captures Fallout From Combat at Home, Abroad

“Disco Night Sept 11,” a new book by Red Hook Editions, presents Magnum photographer Peter van Agtmael’s powerful documentation of America’s involvement in the post-9/11 wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. “Disco Nights 9/11″ is one of the first books that simultaneously looks at the effects of… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Feb 25, 2014 2:44pm

The Best Photos You Haven’t Seen: Pictures of the Year International

Feature, First Place: Impoverished African migrants crowd the night shore of Djibouti, trying to capture inexpensive cellphone signals from neighboring Somalia, a tenuous link to relatives abroad. For more than 60,000 years our species has been relying on such intimate social connections to spread across… Read More »

By Sarah Kobos

Jan 16, 2014 7:00am

Face in the Crowd

  You need not step inside a gallery to see Alex Prager’s newest work. Since this blog was first published, IFC hired her to shoot the promotional photos for season four of “Portlandia.” The advertisements can currently be seen in the New York subway. Prager’s… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Jan 14, 2014 3:08pm

Photog Connects Mermaids to Real World

Artist Hana Vojackova describes her project, “Milk & Sea” as “a photographic exploration of how to connect these mythical females to the real world.” With this idea in mind, Vojackova asks the question, “what could mermaids’ stories be if the mermaids were living now in… Read More »

By Sarah Kobos

Jan 9, 2014 2:15pm

Photo-Bombing Birds and Bugs

Kurt Caviezel is a Swiss photographer who lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland. Caviezel takes photographs around the world via publicly accessible webcams. To capture the images from his “Animals” series, he has to be in the right place (or looking at the right webcam)… Read More »