This week’s highlights from other photo blogs

. At her eponymous blog, photographer Amy Stein wrote about “How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love Sharing My Work Online.” Excerpt: “I fully support the proper attribution of images and have done so on my blog since day one. In the age of Google Image Search, there is absolutely no excuse for not […]

Spotlight: Matthew Rolston

Matthew Rolston has photographed just about every film, music, and television star working today. His approach to glamour, which embodies Hollywood’s past and its grand tradition of celebrity portraiture, has helped define the modern aesthetics of celebrity and beauty photography. Matthew’s career as a photographer and director had a most auspicious, and unusual, beginning: He […]

Michael Muller shoots trio of “True Blood” covers for Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly commissioned Michael Muller to shoot a trio of covers for its June 24 feature on HBO’s True Blood, which had its Season 4 premiere on Sunday. The American Gothic–inspired concept has Sookie Stackhouse (a.k.a. Anna Paquin) posing with each of the toothsome men in her life: Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgard), Bill Compton (Stephen […]

Nino Munoz shoots Ryan Kwanten for Men’s Health

Nino photographed True Blood star Ryan Kwanten for a recent issue of Men’s Health. I hope the people who organize wet-T-shirt contests are paying attention, but this is the direction they need to be going… .

“True Blood” actor on getting naked for that infamous Matthew Rolston Rolling Stone cover

Alexander Skarsgard, who plays the vampire Eric Northman on HBO’s True Blood, recently revealed the truth behind the infamous naked cover that Matthew Rolston shot for the September 2, 2010, issue of Rolling Stone… .   . In an interview with British GQ, when asked about being naked onscreen, Alexander said, “It’s about being comfortable and […]

New work: Matthew Rolston shoots racy “True Blood” cover for Rolling Stone

For the new issue of Rolling Stone, on stands today, the three principal stars of the HBO vampire series True Blood posed for Matthew Rolston wearing not a stitch and looking like they’d just come from quite a feeding… . . The magazine has also posted an online gallery of naked (or close to it) […]

Michael Muller’s Comic-Con celebrity portraits for Entertainment Weekly

Entertainment Weekly commissioned Michael to shoot portraits during the big Comic-Con convention, which wrapped up yesterday. Seventy (yes, 70!) of his photographs, taken in a studio that the magazine set up at the Hard Rock Hotel in San Diego, are posted in a gallery at ew.com called “Comic-Con: Three Days of Star Portraits.” . In […]