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Photographer Elijah Ndoumbé on Honoring Their Process No Matter What

"I'm focused on making work that is creatively fulfilling and that honors the process, whatever that looks like. If that is trans work, then let it be trans work. If it's not, let it not be."
Leila Ettachfini
4.2.19
Photography

Photographer Lia Clay On Tokenization Behind The Camera

We spoke to Lia Clay about her inspirations, the trap of tokenization, and the advice she has for young photographers.
Leila Ettachfini
3.26.19
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This Photographer Captures the Beauty of People of Color in Love

Photographer Miranda Barnes carries her camera around Sunset Park, Brooklyn, to show the spaces and faces that make it beautiful.
André-Naquian Wheeler
3.5.19
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Parker Day Photographs Wonderfully Weird Pairs

Her new series 'Twin Stars,' proves there's safety in being weird when you're connected to others.
Elizabeth Renstrom
1.16.19
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This Photographer Uses Their Camera as a Key to the Private Lives of Others

Grace Ahlbom's new series of zines shed light on how the photographer uses the medium as an icebreaker and access point for new relationships.
Elizabeth Renstrom
12.14.18
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These Stunning Photos Celebrate the Beauty and Power of Ethiopia

Photographer Aïda Muluneh's work defies Western perceptions of the East African nation.
Elyssa Goodman
9.28.18
Photo Essay

These Students Designed Functional and Stylish Clothes for Disabled Seniors

Open Style Lab's summer program at Parsons School of Design pairs engineers, designers, and therapists with a person with a disability to make accessible clothing, tech, and wearables. We took a look at this year's showcase.
Elizabeth Renstrom
8.24.18
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These Seemingly Dark Portraits Convey a Sense of Beauty and Self-Expression

Photographer Mateus Porto walks the line between fiendish and angelic.
Clara Mokri
7.12.18
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The Defiant, Tender Faces of NYC's Dyke March

Photographer Maegan Gindi set up an intimate portrait studio in the middle of the rowdy LGBTQ pride protest.
Maegan Gindi
6.28.18
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Photos of a Faceless Cowgirl Riding Free in the Wild West

Norwegian photographer Anja Niemi's latest series explores the limitation of gender roles and the freedom that comes with breaking the binary.
Elyssa Goodman
3.13.18
Photography

Haunting Photos Depict the Hardships of Global Labor

The 'Labor & Materials' multimedia exhibition incriminates our growing reliance on computers and technology.
Marina Garcia-Vasquez
3.7.18
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Inside the Private Spaces Women Can Call Their Own

Rania Matar's photos of teen girls in their bedrooms celebrate similarities between America and the Middle East.
Elyssa Goodman
1.31.18
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