Category Archives: personal projects

Fulvio Bonavia’s entrancing new personal project, “Flora,” inspires a video commission for Vogue Accessory

Fulvio Bonavia was recently working on his archive when he came across some liquid shots he had made as plates for a Rado campaign, and an idea came to him. “I found that some of the shapes reminded me of flower petals,” he explains. “So I decided to shoot some new liquid colors underwater.” He […]

A day at the Santa Monica Pier: a photo story by Brinson+Banks featuring twin sisters Amiyah and Madison McGraw of LA Models

Brinson+Banks in Italy: a love story

Wife-and-husband photo duo Brinson+Banks recently traveled to the voluptuous Italian Riviera, and they captured the experience in all its wish-you-were-here glory. Below, some highlights… “Back when we were Atlantans, I introduced a new friend of mine (a beautiful talented painter named Raven) to an old friend named Thomas (my seventh-grade boyfriend for all of a […]

Los Angeles prom-goers are the focus of portrait photographer Art Streiber’s new personal project

To kick off a new series of personal portrait projects, Art Streiber recently photographed a group of Los Angeles teens dressed up for prom. “Going to the prom in 2016 has changed in so many ways since I went to the prom in the early 1980s,” observes Art, “and yet, many aspects are exactly the […]

A look inside Walter Iooss’ handmade “Diaries”

For 30 years, Walter Iooss has made books that contain photos, news clippings, paint, and handwritten text. They’re like mixed-media journals or, as he calls them, “Diaries.” “The pages not only reflect what, where, and who I shot,” he explains, “but also who and what is happening in the world during that time.” Below, some […]

“Fathers & Sons”: a new photo series by Jeff Lipsky

In honor of Father’s Day, we’re proud to present “Fathers & Sons,” a new photo series by portrait, entertainment, and lifestyle photographer Jeff Lipsky. The series was inspired by an assignment for Outside magazine, which commissioned Jeff to photograph bestselling author and surfing enthusiast Norman Ollestad and his son, Noah. “While I was in the […]

Brinson+Banks: Antelope Valley poppy fields

“When you’re married to your business partner, it can be hard to carve out personal time,” notes Kendrick Brinson of LA-based photo duo Brinson+Banks, “but one Saturday we both needed an adventure to spark some creativity and went searching for the Antelope Valley poppy fields. We found some flower fields before we even reached our […]

Tattoo portraits: Brinson+Banks photograph body-art devotees at a California convention

It’s fair to say that Brinson+Banks know a thing or two about tattoos. “I have more than a dozen,” says Kendrick Brinson, “and David has a full sleeve on one arm and is filling up his other.” So it’s only natural that they would be inspired to pitch Inked—a glossy dedicated to tattoos and the […]

Meet Michael Muller in person at his book signing for “Sharks,” May 26 in New York City

On Thursday, May 26, Michael Muller will be signing copies of his gorgeous new monograph, Sharks, at Taschen in Soho. The event, scheduled for 7 to 9 p.m. at the publisher’s storefront at 107 Greene St., is open to the public with an RSVP to     To learn more about the book, watch […]

An exclusive look inside the opening reception for Matthew Rolston’s “Talking Heads” exhibition at Berlin’s Camera Work Contemporary Gallery

  Photographer Matthew Rolston recently made his European fine-art debut with the solo show “Talking Heads: The Vent Haven Portraits” at Berlin’s Camera Work Contemporary Gallery, and we’re excited to share this exclusive look at the event. The exhibition opened on Friday, April 22, with a private preview, immediately followed by a general opening, and was […]


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