The Guardian’s picture editors take a look back at some of the news photography that has defined the past 10 years Published: 6:35 AM 2010-2019: a decade in pictures.
The 24 Best Photo Essays Of 2014 2014: a good year for photos of modern-day witches, cat-obsessed metal heads, bizarrely groomed dogs, and astronomical wonders. Marvel here.
For his photo essay White Fences, excerpted above, Taylor Dorrell wrote only one sentence of introduction. But for his series Over the Rhine, Dorell included a longer written statement to accompany the work, which is “an ongoing photo series that seeks to explore the Cincinnati neighborhood of the same name and its surroundings.Ten impressive photographic series published online in January 2015 A compilation of the 10 most interesting photo essays published online in January, as curated by Mikko Takkunen LightBox.Published bimonthly online, this photography magazine themes each issue around a different topic to create a dialogue among the artists featured. Take a look at the next upcoming theme and their detailed magazine photo submission guidelines before sending work. The Phoblographer. Where to submit: Follow the submission directions listed here.
The rise of the photo-essay and the magazines Life, Vu and Picture Post, responded to the greater demand for images of news stories and allowed photojournalism to blossom. Better inks and papers for magazines meant full-page image spreads, allowing the image to tell the story, rather than the small engravings in the newspapers of previous decades.Read More
If your book is mainly a photo book you might consider having captions that tell the name of the image or briefly something about the image. If you feel this would distract from the viewing of the image you might have a listing in the back of the book that list each page number or picture number and give the name or other information. This lets the viewer enjoy the image and if they want to.Read More
Nowhere was this clearer than in his landmark photo essay “Country Doctor.” Smith spent 23 days with Dr. Ernest Ceriani in and around Kremmling, Colo., trailing the hardy physician through the ranching community of 2,000 souls beneath the Rocky Mountains. He watched him tend to infants, deliver injections in the backseats of cars, develop his own x-rays, treat a man with a heart attack and.Read More
This photo essay is written to raise awareness about the influence of environment and culture to the cost and calories of the foods laid on the various dining tables across the globe. Photo essays are not just about photographic aesthetics but also the stories that authors built behind those pictures.Read More
I did a photo essay on the fruit and vegetable market in my locality and how it looks when the worker trucks bring in the fresh fruits and vegetable from the docks for the day’s business, then I did a project on various people enjoying a weekend at the corniche. As a part of my college project I prepared a photography magazine and a coffee table book related to organic farming in UAE. My.Read More
For the latest version of this list, subscribe to Writerland in the right sidebar to receive 31 Great Places to Publish Personal Essays in your inbox! Meghan. I frequently receive e-mails from people looking for places to publish their personal essays. Fiction and nonfiction writers alike all have a great story about the time Aunt Harriet came for dinner and left on the back of a horse, or.Read More
Unlike traditional essays that attempt to portray thoughts, ideas and emotions through writing, photo essays shift the focus away from print onto a series of highly-detailed images. The roles are.Read More
Therefore, a photo essay is a way to tell a story from beginning to end, with substance and a meaningful content. Most photographic essays require preparation, organization and direction. Photographic essays began to be published in the 1930s after magazines saw that a story could best be told if text was accompanied by photographs.Read More
Argument in Photo Essays. If you’re building your first photo essay, get ready for an exciting challenge. A photo essay is essentially a story—or in this case, an argument—that is made through mainly images instead of text. When you build an argumentative photo essay, just as with any other essay, you’re going think about what your main argument is and what kind of evidence you’ll.Read More
The New York Times has published a new editors' note about the altered photo essay that was published in Sunday's Times Magazine. The newspaper says most of the images did not wholly reflect the reality they purported to show. The note does not address which photos were altered, or whether the photographer misrepresented them to the editors.Read More