Category Archives: video

“Jingle Bell Rock” in motion: Art Streiber photographs Dwayne Johnson for Entertainment Weekly’s live-action cover

The assignment? Photograph one of the world’s biggest stars, for the holiday issue of Entertainment Weekly. On a Saturday at the end of October. Execute three Christmas concepts with stills and motion (for augmented reality) in an hour and a half! Go! Brainstorm ideas with @micheleromeronyc and @photobuffalo for a few weeks until you come […]

Matthew Rolston’s short-form documentary “ART PEOPLE: The Pageant Portraits” debuts as exclusive content on W Magazine’s site

We’re thrilled to announce the debut of Matthew Rolston’s ART PEOPLE: The Pageant Portraits, a new short-forum documentary airing exclusively on W magazine’s website. This engaging video explores the annual Pageant of the Masters arts festival in Laguna Beach, California. In the event, which has earned fans around the world, participants are costumed to look […]

Nadav Kander directs “The World Is Watching” for Christie’s auction of Leonardo da Vinci’s “Salvator Mundi”

To announce its auction of Leonardo da Vinci‘s Salvator Mundi, “the greatest artistic rediscovery of the last 100 years,” Christie’s commissioned Nadav Kander to direct a short film that expressed the significance of this rarely seen portrait of Christ and the feeling of being in the presence of a true masterpiece. But instead of featuring […]

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”  

Miller Mobley directs a pair of commercials for the University of Alabama

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”    

It’s a family affair: Jeff Lipsky directs a commercial for Uniqlo starring his (super-cute) kids

   

Brinson+Banks on shooting bright, poppy lifestyle and still-life images and animated GIFs for Moet

Moët recently commissioned Brinson+Banks for a campaign encompassing stills and motion, all of it in the photo duo’s distinct colorful style. “We’ve done shoots for Moët’s social channels four times now since last winter. This latest one was shot in Palm Springs (in 118 degrees!), a Santa Monica photo studio, up in the mountains of Idyllwild, […]

Deluxe monograph “Hollywood Royale” secures Matthew Rolston’s place in the pantheon of Los Angeles image makers

There have been several lush coffee-table books showcasing Matthew Rolston’s iconic portraiture, notably beautyLIGHT and Big Pictures, but his latest monograph takes the important next step of contextualizing him from an art-historical perspective. Hollywood Royale: Out of the School of Los Angeles examines Rolston’s contribution to the standard-setting era of 1980s magazine photography, a period […]

Video: Watch Doug Menuez photographing on the streets of NYC, and talking about Leica SL’s Revolutionary Eye-Res Viewfinder