Category Archives: video

Premiering tonight at 8 PM on HBO: “The Trans List,” Timothy Greenfield-Sanders’ highly anticipated new documentary

In The Trans List, acclaimed director and photographer Timothy Greenfield-Sanders shines a light on prominent members of the transgender community. Featuring such outspoken subjects as Kylar Broadus, Caroline Cossey, Amos Mac, Bamby Salcedo, Buck Angel, Miss Major Griffin-Gracy, Nicole Maines, Shane Ortega, Caitlyn Jenner, Alok Vaid-Menon, and Laverne Cox, the film profiles a diverse group […]

Art Streiber re-creates a famous 1968 “family portrait” of LA artists, designers, filmmakers, and architects for the December issue of Vanity Fair

In 1968, 38 notable artists, designers, filmmakers, architects, and other creatives gathered on the steps of the Los Angeles County Museum of Art for a “family portrait.” The group represented “what was then a fledgling artists’ community at a museum that had opened a mere three years earlier,” writes Vanity Fair in its December issue, […]

In the new McDonald’s McCafe campaign shot by Jason Hindley, painted hands represent creatures from the rain forests where the coffee beans are sourced

     

Video: Watch Paris Photo’s truly insightful interview with Nadav Kander

“I always gravitate to the fringes,” Nadav Kander notes at one point in a new interview just posted by Paris Photo. “And if a person is quite mainstream, then maybe it’s fringes of feeling or the fringes of mood. I’m always interested in that edge where people are, I suppose, slightly left out.” Click here […]

Video: Watch Michael Muller discuss “Changing Perspectives: Sharks” at his sold-out TEDx Sonoma County talk

 

Kwaku Alston photographs Nora McInerny Purmort for Experience Life’s inspiring November cover story

Kwaku Alston photographed the inspiring writer Nora McInerny Purmort for the cover of Experience Life‘s November issue. Below, an excerpt from the magazine’s feature on her: “It’s a love story for the ages — set in the digital era. Boy meets girl. A few years later, despite not recognizing boy, girl accepts boy’s Facebook friend […]

Kwaku Alston photographs Naomi Campbell, Kendall Jenner, Shaun Ross, and will.i.am for the launch of i.am+ BUTTONS bluetooth earphones

Musician will.i.am has just launched a line of fashion-forward bluetooth earphones called i.am+ BUTTONS “for those who refuse to compromise their style,” and Kwaku Alston was chosen to photograph the chic campaign promoting it. Kendall Jenner and Naomi Campbell, who are also co-owners of i.am+, appear in the ads, as does model Shaun Ross and […]

Food stylist Michelle Gatton styles ghoulish treats for a series of tasty Halloween-themed Food Network promos

 

From Madonna to Marilyn Manson and everyone in between: Director Matthew Rolston takes MTV’s “Videohead” podcast behind the scenes of his iconic music videos

In the 1980s and ’90s, music videos were the proving ground for vanguard directors to showcase their vision. You could turn on MTV and see groundbreaking work by directors like Jonas Akerlund, Mark Romanek, Michel Gondry, Floria Sigismondi, Hype Williams—and Matthew Rolston, who was recently featured on MTV’s new podcast “Videohead.” In the interview, Rolston […]

Audi commissions Tobias Hutzler for a stunning new conceptual print & motion campaign promoting its Gran Turismo