Category Archives: interviews and behind the scenes

Nadav Kander photographs France’s president, Emmanuel Macron, for the cover of Time magazine

  Read the interview: “At home in the world: At 39, French President Emmanuel Macron is just getting started”  

Kwaku Alston photographs zero-waste advocate Lauren Singer, founder of The Simply Co., for Experience Life magazine

    Read the article: “Life Outside the Box: Lauren Singer”    

Martin Sigal shoots campaign for Nieto Senetiner wine

  credits general creative director: Hernan Kritzer head of art: Lisandro Cardozo art director: Juan Ignacio Peirano art buyer: Guido Urrutia  

Art Streiber photographs “Black Panther” star Chadwick Boseman for the November issue of Vanity Fair

  It takes a village…and a soft source, a Gucci jacket, a modern house, a killer crew, a glass of scotch (or Diet Coke) and throw in a possible Oscar nominee, and you’ve got a Vanity Fair portrait! One of 27 variations in 3 different fashion looks we shot that day (and you can see […]

Kwaku Alston photographs world traveler and peace ambassador Cassie De Pecol for Experience Life magazine

    Read the article: “Broader Horizons: Cassie De Pecol”    

Art Streiber photographs Michelle Pfeiffer, Patty Jenkins, Octavia Spencer, Kelly Clarkson, and Priyanka Chopra for Variety’s five-cover Power of Women feature

    Love tone on tone! For Variety Magazine’s Power of Women Portfolio we photographed each subject in white on white, in black on black and in red on red. And…we wanted a consistent light for our subjects that was simultaneously hard and soft. So…the @profotousa 7” reflector covered in tough spun was hand held […]

Brinson+Banks on traveling to sun-soaked Baja, Mexico, to shoot an image library with Light’s L16 camera

When Light approached them about shooting an image library using the company’s ultra-portable new L16 camera, and gave them free rein to choose the locale and subject matter, photo duo Brinson+Banks decided to enlist a couple of friends and decamp for gorgeous Baja, Mexico. It was such a fabulous time that not only did they […]

Norman Reedus and Andrew Lincoln decimate a red velvet cake, defile a confetti gun for Art Streiber’s “Walking Dead” triple-cover shoot for Entertainment Weekly

    Now that the dust has settled…the Easter egg to end all Easter eggs. TWD DPS BTS in three parts…Part 1, The Forest. It was a beautiful afternoon in the forest on the property of Raleigh Studios in Senoia, Georgia last June. This is where we THOUGHT we were going to be doing our […]

Brinson+Banks on photographing comedian and actress Sarah Silverman for The New York Times

“We love photographing comedians, so we were both excited to meet Sarah,” say Brinson+Banks, who photographed Silverman for The New York Times. “We watched (and photographed) a rehearsal for her new show I Love You, America, which is hilarious, and we sat in on a writers meeting. It was interesting to watch how many brains […]

Art Streiber on 21 years of shooting for Entertainment Weekly: more than 100 assignments, 26 cover stories, and countless celebrities

“Since 1996, I have had the privilege of shooting more than 100 different projects for Entertainment Weekly, including 26 covers,” notes Art Streiber on the heels of the magazine’s big announcement that it will be moving its headquarters from New York City to Los Angeles. “I’ve photographed writers and producers, motion picture and television actors, […]