Josef Koudelka

Born in a tiny village of Moravia, Koudelka began photographing his family and surroundings as a teenager with a 6 x 6 Bakelite camera. He was trained at the Technical University in Prague and worked as an aeronautical engineer in Prague and Bratislava from 1961-67. He had been able to obtain an old Rolleiflex and…

War, poverty, prostitution, Judith Prat

In Goma, eastern DR Congo, a group of very young women living together in a suburb of the city and make their living as prostitutes. Most of them internally displaced person, come to Goma to flee the war. But life there is not much better. They drink and take drugs at home (a small wooden…

Borneo, Kalyan Varma

Few places on the planet evoke such a sense of biological exuberance, unbridled discovery and nature at her most spectacular, as do the rainforests of Borneo. Home

Alan Hunter

Alan Hunter (b. 1985) is a Seattle-based photographer, artist, and carpenter. He enjoys building and destroying, road trips, chopping wood, winter, black coffee, the forest, heavy metal, mutts, hops, and tacos.

John Thomson

John Thomson (14 June 1837 – 29 September 1921) was a pioneering Scottish photographer, geographer, and traveller. He was one of the first photographers to travel to the Far East, documenting the people, landscapes and artefacts of eastern cultures. Upon returning home, his work among the street people of London cemented his reputation, and is…

Alexander Petrosyan

After taking up photography in the year 2000, Alexander Petrosyan realized that, in order to truly understand the world around him, he must first try to capture it through the camera lens, something at which he has continuously succeeded. Petrosyan finds true joy in exploring and portraying his subjects in innovative ways, photographing not only the…

David Doubilet

David Doubilet is a well known underwater photographer known primarily for his work published in National Geographic Magazine. He was born in New York and started taking photos underwater at the young age of 12. He started with a Brownie Hawkeye in a rubber anesthesiologist’s bag to keep the water out of the camera. During…

Martin Chambi

Martín Chambi tiene origen campesino, proviene de los Andes Peruanos, de un pueblo llamado Coaza, distrito de Carabaya cercano al lago Titikaka en el departamento de Puno. Nace el 5 de noviembre del año 1891. Luego de su primer contacto con la fotografía en la mina de oro donde trabajaba su padre, la Santo Domingo…

Daniela Ortolani

Nacida en Roma en el septiembre del 1961, se distingue por una sobresaliente predisposición al movimiento, entendido como viajo. Ánimo libre y rebelde, hostil a las uniones y a las prohibiciones, acabados los estudios artísticos, se dedica con determinada pasión al desarrollo de su vida, siguiendo los olores, los sonidos, las sensaciones que la circundan….

José Manchado

La fotografía es mi mayor pasión y también mi mayor enemiga, es lo malo de lanzarse de pleno a algo, tu vida se vuelve un caos y sólo piensas con el objetivo, ya sabes obsesionarse con algo no es bueno y lo mío es fotosfotosfotosfotos… “Lo que mas me llama la atención es la expresividad…

José Manuel Navia

Fotógrafo freelance desde 1987, primero como miembro de la agencia Cover, y desde 1992 es miembro de la agencia Vu (París). Publica regularmente en los principales medios españoles y extranjeros. Mantiene una estrecha relación con El País Semanal desde 1992 (donde además trabajó como editor gráfico en 1995-96), y con el Magazine de La Vanguardia…

James Whitlow Delano

I’ve always been strongly affected by the environment, since I was a young child living beside a nuclear research lab in California. It was not outside of town but in it. Sometimes we’d hear, and feel, open-air explosions, some of which, I would learn later, contained depleted uranium. It was the height of the Cold…

Constance Stuart Larrabee

Constance Stuart Larrabee, a photographer who recorded the vanishing tribes of southern Africa, the World War II battlefields of Europe and her life on Maryland’s tranquil Eastern Shore, died on July 27 at her home in Chestertown, Md. She was 85. Known as Constance Stuart earlier in her career, Mrs. Larrabee in 1997 donated her…

Joakim Karlsson

Joakim Karlsson was born in a small town in Sweden, 1979. When he grew up he was mostly into music and played in various rock bands. His first photo interest he got in 9th grade when he had a short photography course. There he learned to shoot with film, manual focus and cameras that had…

Ezra Stoller

Ezra Stoller is known as one of the most influential photographers of Modern architecture. He created iconic images of mid-Century buildings that help define the cultural memory of structures such as the Saarinen’s TWA Terminal, Mies van der Rohe’s Seagram Building and Frank Lloyd Wright’s Guggenheim Museum. Of Stoller’s work, architecture critic Paul Goldberger once…