Black+White Photography



Back in 2005, Zana Briski was standing on stage at the Kodak Theatre in Hollywood, Los Angeles, as Leonardo DiCaprio read out her name. Her film Born into Brothels, a documentary about the children of prostitutes in Calcutta’s red-light district,

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Mother Earth

At first glance, it’s hard to distinguish whether a Mats Andersson print is a painting or photograph. He blends the abstract with the surreal, resulting in landscape imagery that can simultaneously evoke feelings of unease, tranquillity, forbidding and calm. His

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I’d rather take a photograph than be one

‘Oh, darling, aren’t you excited?’ Those were the words a shining-eyed Lee Miller exclaimed to her lover Roland Penrose as German bombs rained on London and anti-aircraft guns clattered around their ears. Penrose found the question bizarre, but for Lee

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From dubstep to Dubai

When a man is tired of London, he is tired of life, said the author Samuel Johnson. The same could be said of many of the world’s great cities: New York, Paris, Berlin, Tokyo… Photographer Alan Schaller grew up in

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