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Photographer Chris Buck on the Similarities Between Trump and Obama

The celebrity portrait shooter talks about the narcissism of politicians and inviting Justin Trudeau to a strip club.
Amil Niazi
2.27.17
Photography

Inside Brazil's 'City of Dwarfs'

Brazillian photographer Luisa Dorr's intimate images of Itabaianinha.
Ellyn Kail
1.25.17
Photos

Portraits of Mothers Whose Children Were Murdered

Every year, tens of thousands of people are murdered in Venezuela. I spoke to some of the mothers who have to live with those numbers.
Luis Cobelo
1.20.17
The Sick Day Issue

Powerful Portraits from the Republican Convention

We sent photographer Bruce Gilden to document the Republican National Convention in Cleveland back in July. Here's a selection of images from his trip.
Bruce Gilden
10.12.16
News

Portraits of Women on Strike Against Poland's Ban on Abortion

Women from all over the country skipped work or school and went on a general strike to oppose the complete ban on abortion.
Karol Grygoruk
10.4.16
The Photo Issue 2016

Portraits of Australia’s African Migrants

Atong Atem's portrait photography explores the complicated sense of identity migrants often have, the idea of feeling suspended between two worlds and never fully belonging to either.
Atong Atem
9.22.16
Photo

Portraits of Refugees with Their Most Prized Possession

"This phone gave me the feeling that I wasn't alone. It meant everything to me."
Gabriel Hill, Text: Laura Tenchio
8.24.16
The Photo Issue 2016

Portraits of South Africa's Lesbian Community

Zanele Muholi's portraits use firsthand accounts to document the experience of living in a country that constitutionally protects the rights of LGBTI people, but often fails to defend them from targeted violence.
Zanele Muholi
8.15.16
Photo

Identity and Experience Are Examined Through the Portraiture of Eva O'Leary

Irish-American photographer Eva O'Leary's images burst with crisp, bright colors and demand attention.
Eva O’Leary
8.11.16
Photo

Photos from Fire Island's Gayest Weekend

At the 18th annual Pines Party, gay men arrived to carouse among their own, shrouded from the world by woods and dunes.
Nathan Bajar
7.27.16
Photo

Photographing People While They Get a Tattoo

I wondered what getting inked was like for other people – and how each of them dealt with the pain.
Panagiotis Maidis
7.19.16
Photo

If You Can't Grow a Beard Like These, You Might as Well Shave

Christophe Gateau's photos from the 2013 World Beard and Moustache Championships.
Christophe Gateau, Assistant: Thomas Lévesque
6.14.16
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