Category Archives: Photo Crush

Photo Crush: Stefan Ruiz

Photos copyright Stefan Ruiz I’ve been a big fan of Stefan Ruiz’ work since 2000 – wow, that’s eleven years ago! I am getting old… I noticed Stefan’s pictures in an issue of COLORS, it was the refugees issue which … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Aaron Huey, postscriptum

I just discovered Aaron Huey’s moving and terribly sad speech, via A Photo Editor. I’ve long been a fan of Aaron’s Pine Ridge Reservation series and have blogged about it previously. This video is definitely a necessary addition to that … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Mike Disfarmer

In my last post, I mentioned Mike Disfarmer, a photographer who took some amazing portraits in rural Arkansas in the 1930ies. We talked about him in Doug’s workshop and I’d like to present some of my most favorite Disfarmers to … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Aaron Huey

I’ve come across Aaron Huey’s work before but never really paid much attention until I discovered his series about the Pine Ridge Lakota reservation through the NZZ Tableau (by the way, I love this feature in the NZZ so much!). … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Guy Tillim

South African photographer Guy Tillim‘s work blows me away. So subtle and beautiful, intelligent and straight forward. And, of course, focused on Africa, which makes it extra awesome. These pictures are from his series “Avenue Patrice Lumumba” which examines the … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Vanessa Püntener

All photos copyright by Vanessa Püntener I’ve long been a fan of Vanessa Püntener‘s work, especially her photos of alps in the Swiss canton Uri. When I found out that her series was recently published in a book, I hurried … Continue reading

Photo Crush: Taryn Simon

White Tiger (Kenny), Selective Inbreeding Turpentine Creek Wildlife Refuge and Foundation Eureka Springs, Arkansas, photo by Taryn Simon Avian Quarantine Facility The New York Animal Import Center Newburgh, New York, photo by Taryn Simon Cryopreservation Unit Cryonics Institute Clinton Township, … Continue reading

Photo Crush: American Youth

Photo by Michael Rubenstein/Redux Photo by Erin Siegal/Redux The photographers of Redux Pictures (a photo agency based in New York City) have collaborated on a book project called American Youth – a collection of photos taken during the summer of … Continue reading