Photos by Dr. Harold Edgerton, inventor of the electronic flash, from the VICE Photo Issue 2014
Photos by Cynthia Talmadge and Matthew Leifheit
Photos by Rachel Stern
Performance artist Joseph Keckler provides some context for the nativity scene Jaimie Warren made for the VICE photo issue 2014.
Photo by Jimmy DeSana
Photo by Laurie Simmons
Photos by Erin O'Keefe
Still lives and landscapes by Richard Renaldi, with a short excerpt from an interview about truth in photography
Written into a footnote by the "straight photography" school of the 1950s, William Mortensen was referred to as "the Antichrist" by Ansel Adams, a tag that stuck after Anton LaVey dedicated The Satanic Bible to him. Primarily known as a Hollywood portrait…
Photo by Sara Vanderbeek from the VICE photo issue 2014
Photo by Bea De Giacomo
Photos by Lucas Blalock
What do photographs want from us? Why won't they leave us alone? We create them, and they surround us, hold us captive, demand and extract psychic ransom. We allow ourselves to be overtaken by them and then wonder why we can't stop taking them, or look aw…
Winogrand was a photographer of people, from rodeo performers in Texas to socialites in Manhattan to the regulars at Venice Beach. Humanity—or perhaps American humanity—in all its iterations and range of expression, was his subject matter.
"I love this world and it freaks me out every day. More and more, I experience the sensation that nothing is real—like it's all a dream. That's when I'm drawn to take pictures."
The spirit of Freccia's new exhibition, Life and Death, a series of portraits of the Nuer White Army and their Dinka adversaries, has little to do with documenting danger. Instead, Freccia's life-size photographs examine people engaged in conflic…
Dublin housing estate kids raise horses in car parks and ride them in Nikes.
As the exhibition title suggests, dozen Roses, on view at Higher Pictures through August 1, features twelve images of Melee's mother, Rose.
Brazil's humiliating loss to Germany in yesterday's World Cup semi-finals prompted fears of riots, but last night the locals in Rio were mostly just sad and drunk in the rain.
The 2014 VICE Photo Show is being held at Pioneer Works in Red Hook, Brooklyn, so we talked to Dustin Yellin to find out what makes this impossibly ambitious project work, against impossible odds.
Twenty-five years ago this month, on July 4, 1989, video artist Nelson Sullivan suddenly died of a heart attack, leaving behind almost 1,200 hours of footage of the now iconic and heavily romanticized Downtown New York scene.
Peter Funch's new series, Last Flight, is an investigative portrait of life in Atchison, Kansas, at the moment of an explosion.
Randal Levenson's series In Search of the Monkey Girl is now on view at La Petite Mort Gallery, Ottawa, Canada, so we sat down with Levenson to talk about his days on the road, getting to know sideshow freaks, and being able to photograph who peo…
We interviewed Oakland artist Erin Jane Nelson about attitude, the archive, and the Big Apple.