B&H Photo interviews Doug Menuez about his decision to switch to Leica after decades with Nikon

After many happy years with Nikon, Doug Menuez recently made the switch to Leica, taking up the Leica SL as his camera of choice both for client work and street photography. Why the change? B&H Photo‘s Explora blog got the inside scoop. Below, an excerpt: “I got really interested in mirrorless systems that might replace […]

Presenting “Venice Skateboard Soul,” Doug Menuez’s photographs of pivotal members of Venice Beach’s skateboard scene

Last month, while he was in Los Angeles to teach a weekend workshop for Leica Akademie, Doug Menuez carved out time to shoot a mini-photo essay on members of the skateboard scene in Venice Beach, both past and present. “I got to meet and photograph the legendary Juice magazine publisher and owner Terri Craft with […]

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

This Sunday at Photoville: Doug Menuez discusses the impact and importance of long-term projects

Photoville, the immensely popular photo festival that takes over a huge hunk of Brooklyn Bridge Park and DUMBO each September, kicked off this past Wednesday and features a dynamic variety of exhibitions and events. On Sunday, Doug Menuez will be interviewed onstage at St. Ann’s Warehouse about the impact and importance of long-term projects. He […]

“Fearless Genius: The Next Generation,” featuring Doug Menuez’s portraits of the next generation of tech innovators, on view at the Leica Gallery in L.A. through Oct. 1

We’re pleased to announce that Leica Gallery in Los Angeles has mounted an exhibition of Doug Menuez’s portraits of the next generation of technology innovators and entrepreneurs. The images in “Fearless Genius: The Next Generation,” which is on view through October 1, are primarily from a recent hackathon in which college students competed over a […]

Doug Menuez shoots Allstate’s inspiring “Ever Rising” campaign

Doug Menuez on shooting a new image library for FedEx at the company’s massive Memphis hub

For his latest commission from FedEx, Doug Menuez documented operations at the company’s world hub, its biggest distribution center, located next to Memphis International Airport. “It’s a massive facility where 7,000 employees process an average of 180,000 packages an hour and between 1.3 million and 1.5 million total packages a night,” he explains. “After 9:30 […]

Video: Doug Menuez on making Leica his camera brand of choice

Doug Menuez brings “Fearless Genius” to Santa Fe

Santa Fe is hosting three events this month featuring “Fearless Genius,” Doug’s historic photos of the digital revolution in Silicon Valley, including an exhibition and a lecture. Details below…     See highlights from “Fearless Genius” here. View Doug’s portfolio here. Follow him on Instagram at @dmenuez.

Jimmy Chin, Steven Lippman, and Art Streiber published in Communication Arts’ 2017 Photography Annual. Walter Iooss and Doug Menuez selected for the short list

Communication Arts’ highly anticipated new Photography Annual is now out, and we’re proud to note that three of our photographers are featured in the book: Jimmy Chin, Steven Lippman, and Art Streiber. Kudos also go to Walter Iooss and Doug Menuez, who made the short list. Details below. View the complete winners’ gallery here.   […]