LOOK3: Chris Morris on Shooting War, Fashion and Politics

Posted by on Thursday June 23, 2016 | Fashion, Photojournalism

The candid conversation between Christopher Morris and MaryAnne Golon at the LOOK3 Festival of the Photograph in Charlottesville, Viriginia, highlighted the varied paths Morris’s career has taken, from documenting conflict and politics to shooting fashion, and the struggles photographers face in a changing industry. Morris, a founding member of the VII photo agency and contract... More

Prints Under Pressure: Lindsay Adler’s Whirlwind Live Shoot

Posted by on Thursday December 17, 2015 | Fashion

Presented by Canon The dissemination of photography online has plenty of advantages, and the ability to visually communicate without barriers on the Web has become a monumental boon for contemporary photographers. But for fashion and beauty photographer Lindsay Adler, who does attribute much of her success to her online reach, printing her work still makes... More

Lauren Dukoff on Production Skills and Creative Experimentation as Keys to Success

Posted by on Wednesday September 30, 2015 | Business, Fashion

Long before Lauren Dukoff, the subject of the cover story in PDN‘s September issue, started shooting fashion stories for Vogue Japan, she had known for her music photography and portraits. She captured intimate, often candid images for Rolling Stone and Spin, shot the art for Adele’s album 21, and in 2009 published her book Family,... More

Adobe Spotlight: Kate Edwards’s Ethereal Fashion Photography

Posted by on Tuesday January 20, 2015 | Fashion

Sponsored by Adobe All photos © Kate Edwards Kate Edwards is a Brooklyn-based fashion photographer who creates dreamy, ethereal imagery through calculated use of gesture and color. Her models are often lost in thought, or turned away from the camera, and she’s drawn to iridescent color palettes that are carefully refined, or pale neutrals that... More

Martyna Galla Makes Her Mark with a Online Portfolio

Posted by on Friday January 16, 2015 | Fashion

Sponsored by Format At just 22 years old, fashion photographer Martyna Galla is a force to be reckoned with. She’s amassed a list of clients that includes Avon, Universal Music and Elle; success she credits to her insatiable enthusiasm for creating imagery. Raised in a small town near Warsaw, the burgeoning teen’s discovery of the... More

My Adidas: Company Printing Customer Photos on Sneakers

Posted by on Tuesday November 18, 2014 | Fashion

Earlier this month, athletic and lifestyle apparel company adidas launched an app, #miZXFLUX, that allows customers to use their own photographs to create unique sneakers. Customers can use the app to scale and size their images on a pair ZX Flux sneakers, which are modeled on the ZX 8000 running shoes adidas originally released in 1988.... More

Obituary: David Armstrong, Age 60

Posted by on Monday October 27, 2014 | Fashion, Fine Art, Obituary

Photographic artist David Armstrong, who first made his name as a member of the “Boston School” with Jack Pierson, Mark Morrisroe and Nan Goldin, and eventually shot for Vogue, GQ, and other fashion clients, died October 25, in Los Angeles, from liver cancer.  He was 60 years old. reported that Armstrong’s agent, Jed Root, had... More

Todd Hido Shoots Fall 2014 Campaign For Victoria Beckham’s Fashion Line

Posted by on Thursday June 12, 2014 | Business, Fashion, Video

We never thought we’d mention Posh Spice and Todd Hido in the same sentence, but here goes: Victoria Beckham (previously known as pop singer Posh Spice) enlisted fine-art photographer Todd Hido to photograph ads her Fall 2014 collection of women’s fashion. The images of models wearing Beckham’s looks recall Hido’s fine-art photographs of women in... More

Advice From the Trenches for Graduating Photography Students

Posted by on Wednesday May 21, 2014 | Business, Fashion

Classes in photography can be a leg up to landing a job as an assistant or getting started in the photography business, but real-world experience often teaches practical lessons not taught in photo schools. What are the important lessons photographers didn’t learn in school, that photographers found themselves scrambling to make up after college?  We... More