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Lauren Greenfield’s “Generation Wealth,” a visual history of the growing obsession with wealth, to open April 8 at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles

  Award-winning photographer and director Lauren Greenfield, whom Time magazine has called “one of the most acclaimed chroniclers of youth culture and the affluent,” is the subject of a new monograph published by Phaidon and a major exhibition at the Annenberg Space for Photography in Los Angeles that runs April 8 to August 13. “Generation […]

Sign up for Art Streiber’s all-day seminar on assignment production, career management, and self-promotion for editorial photographers

On March 11 in Los Angeles, renowned portrait photographer Art Streiber will be giving a daylong seminar aimed at helping editorial photographers take their career to the next level. In “The Big Picture: Assignment Production, Career Management, and Self-Promotion in Today’s Editorial Market,” Art will take attendees behind the scenes of his editorial shoots, outline […]

TV and movie posters by Matthias Clamer, Jim Fiscus, Michael Muller, and Art Streiber honored by the 2016 IMP Awards

Congratulations to Matthias Clamer, Jim Fiscus, Michael Muller, and Art Streiber for being honored by the 2016 IMP Awards. Matthias earned accolades for his campaign for Atlanta. See more of his key art and publicity images for the acclaimed Donald Glover series here. Jim’s key art for the Lifetime movie Manson’s Lost Girls was named […]

Nadav Kander’s portrait of Donald Trump takes top prize in the portrait category at the 74th annual Pictures of the Year International competition

Congrats to Super Bowl 2017 MVP Tom Brady

Presenting SMart Book 2017, our limited-edition photo book

This year’s SMart Book, which is currently arriving on our clients’ desks, is our biggest ever—more than 280 pages filled with some of our photographers’ finest work from last year. The cover photo is a publicity image for the FX series Fargo shot by Matthias Clamer, and the printing of the book was handled, as […]

Matthias Clamer to give talk on “5 Images and How I Crafted Them” Jan. 14 in L.A.

  As part of MOPLA (Month of Photography LA) this month, Matthias Clamer, a celebrity, entertainment, and portrait photographer known for his creativity and sly wit, will be giving a talk on the technical, business, and creative aspects of his work. “5 Images and How I Crafted Them,” which begins at 3:30 pm and will take […]

Thank you for a wonderful 2016

In the past year, our photographers have traveled all over the world to create stellar work for our advertising and editorial clients, to pursue or celebrate personal projects, and even to offer their skills in support of charities that are close to their heart (we’re looking at you, Michael Muller). As we head into 2017, […]

Matthew Rolston’s “Vent Haven Portraits” inspires essay in esteemed digital magazine The Eye of Photography

L’Oeil de la Photographie, or The Eye of Photography—the highly respected online photography magazine founded by Jean-Jacques Naudet, a onetime editor in chief of French PHOTO magazine and the editor at large at American Photo—recently published a thought-provoking essay on Matthew Rolston‘s Talking Heads: The Vent Haven Portraits. The fine-art portrait series and monograph, which […]

Swiss watchmaker IWC Schaffhausen introduces a limited-edition diver’s watch inspired by the dramatic shark photography of Michael Muller

At a private event at its boutique on Rodeo Drive in Los Angeles last week, IWC Schaffhausen, maker of high-end timepieces, celebrated a special edition of its iconic Aquatimer diver’s watch inspired by the dramatic shark photography of Michael Muller. The Aquatimer Chronograph Edition “Sharks”—only 500 of which were produced—features a hammerhead shark engraving on […]