August 25, 2015
Perhaps this image is a preview of the great final judgment when contemporary art and the money it attracts are all washed away.
May 25, 2015
What if news photography was liberated from the news? What if it spoke from the sidewalks? If it did, would we listen?
There Is Only the Fight
May 25, 2015
We’ll watch Hillary in 2016’s election just as we watched her in 2008, just as we’ve watched her for decades, for the pleasure of watching a perfectionist trying to be loved.
Planes, Frames and Automobiles
March 02, 2015
The latest entry in a genre of photography in which actual events look like special effects from movies.
Why Don't We Have a Defining Image From the Charlie Hebdo Massacre?
February 02, 2015
A thousand pictures, three words
Is This a Vacation Photo or a Crime Scene?
October 27, 2014
This sinister image is like an Antonioni film.
Can You Tell From This Photo If Oscar Pistorius Is Guilty?
September 24, 2014
This image is worthless as evidence but dripping with meaning.
Ukrainian Prisoners' Walk of Shame
September 10, 2014
Where people are once assaulted by eggs, they might eventually be hit by rocks, bullets, and heavy artillery.
You Can Glimpse the Post-Apocalypse in This Photo From Gaza
August 27, 2014
There are places on Earth where people have already adapted to what might be termed the pre-post-apocalyptic present.
I Keep Returning to This Haunting Photo From Gaza
August 06, 2014
This image, taken in the aftermath of a U.N. school explosion, echoes a famous Vietnam photo.