Magnum Photos

The Second Coming

The Men Who Believe They're Jesus

We spoke to photographer Jonas Bendiksen about his new book, for which he photographed seven guys who publicly claim to be the Messiah.
Oliver Lunn

These 9 Films Are a Must-Watch for Any Photographer

Metrograph screens films by Magnum Photographers Susan Meiselas, Martin Parr, Eli Reed, and Elliott Erwitt.
Carly Lovejoy

Magnum Photographers On Their Most Empathetic Image

From Bruce Davidson's picture of Coney Island's fireworks to David Alan Harvey's French teenagers smoking and kissing, each tells a story about a moment of connection.
VICE Staff

Photos That Perfectly Capture the Brutality of Norwegian Black Metal

For his new series "Singing Norwegian Singers," Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen rounded up a bunch of local black metal singers and photographed them screaming directly into his lens.
Oliver Lunn, Photos by Jonas Bendiksen

A War Photographer Talks About the Demands of Documenting Conflict

In April of 2011, a bombing in Libya killed photojournalists Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros, and injured Brown. This painful experience is an integral part of his new book, 'Libyan Sugar.'
Bruno Bayley

Powerful Photos of Five Years of Upheaval in the Middle East

We spoke to photographer Moises Saman about the work in his new book, 'Discordia'
Bruno Bayley, Photos: Moises Saman
VICE Loves Magnum

Jérôme Sessini Photographs History's Greatest Losers

The Magnum photographer on fatalism and determinism.
Glenn Cloarec
The Off the Deep End Issue

A Photographic Survey of Russia’s Borders

Maria Gruzdeva spent four years documenting more than 12,000 miles of land and people.
Maria Gruzdeva

These Photographs Rescued from the Archives of Magnum Photographers Can Be Yours

Signed prints by some of the greatest living photographers are for sale for $100 each for the next three days only.
VICE Photography
The True Crime Issue

The Face of Camden

The Magnum photographer has always preferred to take pictures “close,” working not by classic fly-on-the-wall documentarian methodology but by getting so up in the action that there’s little chance anything can be lost in the distance between point A...
Gideon Jacobs
The True Crime Issue

Two Photos from Leonard Freed’s Series ‘Police Work’

Leonard Freed/Magnum Photos. New York City, 1979.
Leonard Freed

Looking Back at Danny Lyon's Iconic 1960s Photos of Bikers

The photographer's classic 1968 book <i>The Bikeriders</i> is the result of Lyon following around the Chicago Outlaws motorcycle gang for four years and documenting their brutal but free lifestyle.
Sophie Butcher