December 15, 2017

Thrill-Seeking Photographer Describes What It’s Like to Be Inside an Active Volcano

#heavenandhell: 600 Meters inside this #volcano , I felt how wonderful, powerful and destructive #nature is. A #livechangingexperience for me, which truly made me realize how fortunate I am to be living my dreams. Still waiting to live yours?!? #dontdreamitdoit #liveforthestory A post shared by Ulla Lohmann (@ullalohmann) on Sep 4, 2017 at 3:10am PDT Photographer Ulla Lohmann is a thrill-seeker.

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December 14, 2017

Interview: Prince’s Longtime Photographer Shares an Intimate View of the Beloved Musician in New Book

For almost 20 years, no photographer was closer to legendary musician Prince than Afshin Shahidi. The Iranian-born photographer grew up in Minneapolis, and jumped at the chance to work with the musical genius. From a chance encounter on a music video shoot in 1993, Shahidi grew into a role that transformed him into the only photographer to shoot Prince's legendary 3121 private parties in Los Angeles, as well as many other candid moments in his life.

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December 13, 2017

Incredible Winners of the 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year Contest

A haunting image of a timid orangutan wading through an Indonesian river to escape crocodiles beat out over 11,000 entries to take top prize at the 2017 National Geographic Nature Photographer of the Year contest. Photographer Jayaprakash Joghee Bojan of Singapore will have his image published in an upcoming issue of National Geographic and took home a cash prize of $10,000. Bojan patiently waited for days to capture the image after learning of the orangutan's unusual behavior.

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December 10, 2017

25+ of the Most Inspiring Photographers to Follow on Instagram

A post shared by ChrisBurkard (@chrisburkard) on Nov 23, 2017 at 10:12pm PST Instagram has helped shape the way that creatives express themselves and share their work—particularly when it comes to photographers. First created as a photography app, the social platform allows both professionals and enthusiasts a way to share their unique view of the world. And throughout the years, it’s turned former amateur photographers into full-blown pros with millions of followers admiring their work.

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