Presenting the stars and shows of the fall TV season as photographed by Kwaku Alston, Matthias Clamer, Jim Fiscus, Nadav Kander, Jeff Lipsky, Michael Muller, Nino Muñoz, and Art Streiber… . . .
Of her many achievements, Betty White‘s latest one was, well, the most time consuming. The indefatigable 91-year-old comic actress has made it into the 2014 edition of Guinness World Records, which comes out today, in the brand-new category of “Longest TV Career for an Entertainer (Female).” Kwaku Alston, Matthias Clamer, and Art Streiber have all had […]
. At its blog, Los Angeles–based creative consultancy Industry recently launched a series of interviews called “The Studio Visit,” in which they meet and chat with photographers in their workspaces. The series kicked off on Tuesday with a visit to Kwaku Alston‘s Venice Beach studio, which he has dubbed Art of Studio. Unlike most photographers’ […]
Kwaku Alston is both an avid observer of Venice Beach, California, and a prolific Instagrammer (follow him at instagram.com/kwakualston). Below, 25 of our favorite Venice photos from his Instagram feed… . . .
Communication Arts interviewed Kwaku Alston for an “Insights” column on “What Matters Most,” a piece that touches on the weirdest thing that has happened to Kwaku on a shoot, his biggest challenge as a photographer, his favorite quote, and what’s on his horizon. “Among other creative photography-based projects, I have branched out to create an […]
Congratulations to Kwaku Alston, Craig Cutler, and Nadav Kander, all three of whom were published in the PDN 2013 Photo Annual. Kwaku was honored in the Video category for his short film Children of the Rainbow. Craig was featured in the Advertising category for a Procter & Gamble campaign for Venus that he shot for […]
Kwaku Alston went to Atlanta to photograph Oprah Winfrey and Tyler Perry for the cover of Essence‘s June issue, which just hit newsstands. “We only had a total of 30 minutes to photograph these two media moguls and create an iconic cover,” notes Kwaku. Read more about the shoot at his blog, artofstudio.com. . . […]
The Stockland Martel Blog turned 4 this spring, so we thought it would be fun to look back at the posts that attracted the most views over the years. But instead of a list of links, our retrospective takes the form of the gallery below. Click on any image to view the whole thing as […]
Sports Illustrated commissioned celebrity photographer Kwaku Alston to photograph Jason Collins for its exclusive cover story on the NBA center, who made history last week when he announced that he is gay, making him the first male pro athlete in the U.S. to come out. Here’s a look at some of Kwaku’s portraits of Collins. […]
Kwaku Alston and Art Streiber will be presenting their work and sharing their sources of inspiration on Tuesday, April 23, at 20×20: Diffusion LA—A Featured MOPLA Discussion. The title of the event comes from the PechaKucha format: 20 slides x 20 seconds each. As the event organizers say: “It’s PowerPoint meets poetry slam.” The event […]