Steven Lippman shoots Mötley Crüe destroying a hotel room for Q magazine

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Nadav Kander photographs English composer Jonny Greenwood, of the band Radiohead, for The New Yorker

In addition to playing guitar in the highly regarded band Radiohead, Jonny Greenwood is an accomplished composer, with credits including the score to the Paul Thomas Anderson film There Will Be Blood. For a New Yorker piece showcasing Greenwood’s coming to Manhattan to play a live performance of the score for a screening of that […]

Guzman photograph rapper Ja Rule for the cover of his memoir, “Unruly: The Highs and Lows of Becoming a Man”

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Sony commissions Tobias Hutzler to photograph CD packaging and visual identity for indie band Magic Man

A while back, we showed you the cover that Tobias Hutzler shot for indie band Magic Man‘s new album, Before the Waves. But that image was just a small part of the assignment for which Sony, Magic Man’s label, commissioned Tobias. In addition to directing a music video for the band, he also shot imagery […]

Melanie Acevedo photographs Rufus Wainwright for Hamptons magazine cover story

Melanie Acevedo shot Rufus Wainwright in Montauk, Long Island, for the July 4 cover of Hamptons magazine. Oscar-nominated actress Naomi Watts did the interview with the award-winning singer-songwriter, which you can read online at . . .  

Mick Fleetwood as photographed by Matthias Clamer and Annabel Mehran

It’s always interesting to see how different photographers shoot the same person. Below, a group of portraits of musician Mick Fleetwood from a 2012 Playboy magazine shoot by Matthias Clamer, and a set of portraits by Annabel Mehran shot the year before that for Purple magazine. . . .  

Jeff Lipsky takes you behind the scenes of his country-music shoots in “Nashville Stories” at the Annenberg

. Celebrity photographer Jeff Lipsky has worked with everyone from Kerry Washington and Shakira to Zac Efron, but along the way he has also become a favorite of the country-music industry. Jeff has photographed just about all of country’s biggest stars: Blake Shelton, Carrie Underwood, Alan Jackson, Tim McGraw, Keith Urban, Lee Ann Rimes, Kenny […]

Tobias Hutzler shoots album cover for synth-pop band Magic Man

Sony commissioned Tobias Hutzler to shoot the cover for Boston-based synth-pop band Magic Man‘s new album, Before the Waves—which comes out July 8 but is officially available for preorder on Monday. Tobias also shot publicity images and directed a music video for the first single. More on that as soon as it’s ready for prime […]

Indie band And the Kids photographed by Guzman

When their son, Oskar Peacock, directed a music video for And the Kids, Guzman—a.k.a. Connie Hansen and Russell Peacock—became intrigued with the colorful East Coast indie band. “We thought they would be amazing to photograph,” says Connie, “so we contacted ATK and arranged to photograph them when they were in town performing.” Below, some of […]

From the archives: St. Vincent by Annabel Mehran

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