A sleepover with strangers

Photography // Monday, March 03, 2014
Bieke Depoorter is a member of Magnum Photos. She works on long-term projects, and among the vast number of photographic work revolving around strangers hers is a standout. In “Ou Menya” she travelled throughout Russia, knowing very little of the language, and asked to spend a single night in strangers houses. 

Thomas Dworzak's Collected "Taliban" Portraits and Hashtag Books

Photography // Thursday, January 16, 2014
Magnum Photos' Thomas Dworzak's series, "Taliban" is a collection of photographs of Taliban fighters he found in a photo studio in Kandahar, Afghanistan while on a trip there in 2001. "They [the Taliban] chose to look like that. It's like selfies. There is something very revealing." More recently, Dworzak's obsession with found photos has taken him to Instagram where he has been collecting and curating a series of limited-edition books based on hashtags...

Leica and Magnum: Past Present Future Video

Juxtapoz // Wednesday, March 30, 2011
Okay, maybe this is the best thing we have seen today. The cooperative photography agency Magnum Photos and Leica, the McCartney and Lennon of all that is good about photography, just released this new video titled Leica and Magnum: Past Present Future, featuring some historical and culture defining photographs and voice-over commentary from Alice George, former head of Magnum. Watch after the jump . . .

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