Kwaku Alston photographs the cast of the upcoming blockbuster “Black Panther” for Entertainment Weekly

Kwaku Alston photographs Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott for ESPN The Magazine’s 2017 Body Issue

“Kwaku’s image of Ezekiel Elliott under a waterfall was inspired, in part, by classic nudes shot by Herb Ritts and Irving Penn,” explains ESPN The Magazine director of photography Karen Frank in an interview with Grids. “The waterfall was fabricated in a parking lot in front of a photo studio in Dallas, on a steamy, […]

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 […]

Work by Kwaku Alston, Nadav Kander, Doug Menuez, Miller Mobley, and Art Streiber selected for American Photography 33

Congratulations to Kwaku Alston, Nadav Kander, Doug Menuez, Miller Mobley, and Art Streiber, all of whom were selected for the new volume of American Photography. Below, their winning images. View the complete gallery here.  

Kwaku Alston photographs author and activist Terry Tempest Williams for the cover of Experience Life

 

Kwaku Alston shoots key art for the powerful new HBO movie “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks,” starring Oprah Winfrey

Kwaku Alston photographs Oprah Winfrey and actress/singer Renée Elise Goldsberry for the cover of Essence magazine’s April issue

On April 22, HBO will air its movie adaptation of the bestselling book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, “the true story of Henrietta Lacks, an African-American woman whose cervical cancer cells were used without her consent to create the first immortal human cell line, HeLa, in 1951,” as People magazine notes. The movie stars Oprah […]

Kwaku Alston photographs “Love & Hip-Hop” creator Mona Scott-Young for Essence

Kwaku Alston photographs Oscar-nominated director Ava DuVernay for the cover of Essence magazine

 

Kwaku Alston photographs Anthony Robles, who became a champion wrestler despite being born with only one leg, for the cover of Experience Life’s March/April issue