Jimmy Chin’s cupping session, Nadav Kander’s lobby portraits, Guzman’s Berkshires living room, Annabel Mehran’s baby shower, and other funny, touching, and curious scenes from some of our photographers’ lives, courtesy of their Instagram feeds

Went in for a casual cupping session….apparently my back was a little tight…. A post shared by Jimmy Chin (@jimmy_chin) on May 10, 2017 at 11:20am PDT Little Foxy🦊🦊🦊 #myordinarylife #mansbestfriend #rescuedog #adoptdontshop #softandscuddley A post shared by Melanieacevedophoto (@melanieacevedophoto) on May 24, 2017 at 5:27am PDT Sometimes I get a flood of emotions that […]

Jimmy Chin’s dramatic photo for The New York Times Magazine a winner at SPD’s 52nd Annual Design Competition

Jimmy Chin‘s photo of Jamison Walsh climbing to the top of 1 World Trade Center—shot for Kathy Ryan at The New York Times Magazine—won the top prize in the cover category at the Society of Publication Designers’ 52nd Annual Design Competition. The cover also won a Gold Cube from the Art Directors Club in the […]

Jimmy Chin, Nadav Kander, and Miller Mobley featured in the new PDN Photo Annual. Plus: Art Streiber wins the Sony Tastemaker Award

We’re thrilled to announce that Jimmy Chin, Nadav Kander, and Miller Mobley are featured in the new PDN Photo Annual—and Art Streiber was named the winner of the Sony Tastemaker Award. Two of Jimmy’s photos of Felipe Camargo climbing the Getu Arch in China were selected in the sports category.     Nadav won in […]

Jimmy Chin and Michael Muller donate photographs to May 10 auction in Los Angeles, benefiting nonprofit organization Lift’s efforts to eradicate poverty

Michael Muller and Jimmy Chin have donated work to Lift:Art, an art auction now in its third year that raises money to benefit Lift, a national nonprofit dedicated to “ending intergenerational poverty.” Michael is a co-chair for the event, and he and his wife, Kimberly, are part of the host committee. Lift:Art will take place […]

Jimmy Chin named one of “The World’s 25 Most Adventurous Men” by Men’s Journal

Our favorite mountaineer, skier, photographer, and director Jimmy Chin is featured on the cover of Men’s Journal‘s May issue, which celebrates “The World’s 25 Most Adventurous Men.” In the accompanying interview, Jimmy—who was photographed alongside English businessman, thrill seeker, and aspiring space traveler Richard Branson and famed first-ascent kayaker Ben Stookesberry—talks about not fulfilling his […]

Jimmy Chin codirects, and stars in, “Opposite Worlds” commercial for Chase

McGarryBowen and JPMorgan Chase recently commissioned Jimmy Chin to direct and star in a commercial for the Chase Mobil app. From the official description: “His photography might make it look like relaxing, but Jimmy Chin works tirelessly to get the perfect shot. And with the Chase Mobile ® app, he can deposit his hard earned […]

Jimmy Chin photographs 15-year-old Ashima Shiraishi, one of the world’s best rock climbers, for The North Face’s #urbanexploration collaboration

Ashima Shiraishi is only 15 years old but has taken the sport of rock climbing by storm. As a recent profile of her by The New Yorker noted, she’s been called “the most talented rock climber in the world.” Jimmy Chin photographed Ashima in New York City for an #urbanexploration collaboration with The North Face […]

Jimmy Chin photographs—and appears in—Revo’s latest campaign

As an accomplished climber and adventurer, award-winning photographer and director Jimmy Chin is just as in demand in front of the camera as he is behind it. And Revo‘s new marketing images are just the latest example. The performance-eyewear brand commissioned Jimmy for the assignment and asked him to appear in some of the images […]

Jimmy Chin photographs Alex Honnold climbing a grand limestone arch in China’s remote Getu Valley for Men’s Journal

Read about the climb, which Honnold undertook with Brazilian climber Felipe Camargo, here: A Crazy Climb in China’s Remote Getu Valley.  

Go behind the scenes of Jimmy Chin’s astonishing photo shoot atop 1 World Trade Center for The New York Times Magazine’s New York Issue

For the cover of its New York Issue, The New York Times Magazine aimed high—as in 800 feet above Gotham, courtesy of Jimmy Chin, who climbed the spire of 1 World Trade Center in order to capture the breathtaking view. Jimmy made the unprecedented climb with Jamison Walsh, a safety liaison who works with people […]