Jon Humphries and Leica Combine Skateboarding and M Photography

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 11, 2013
Jon Humphries has captured pinnacle moments in skateboarding, from immortalizing Heath Kirchart riding his motorcycle to a role as top photographer for Nike SB. The revered photographer has amassed a large body of work over the years, many favorites...

Jesse Frohman “KURT” Exhibition @ Opening Ceremony Tokyo

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 11, 2013
Approaching the 20th anniversary of Nirvana’s third and final studio album, In Utero, photographer Jesse Frohman opened his appropriately titled “KURT” exhibition this past weekend at Opening Ceremony Tokyo, which was initially prev...

Kate Moss Returns to Terry Richardson’s Studio

ArtsComments ⋅ Mar 4, 2013
Kate Moss graces the latest entries on Terry Richardson’s blog as the photographer now publishes a minimalistic photo set of the English model. The set, which consists of 11 photos, details a short visit paid by Moss to Richardson’s Calif...

YONE’S GIRLS: Moga x Nemu of Dempagumi.inc

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 28, 2013
Popular series YONE’S GIRLS is back. Having worked with a number of stunning beauties in the past, Japanese photographer Yasumasa Yonehara focuses on Yumemi Nemu and Mogami Moga of pop group Dempagumi.inc. The colorful spread features signature...

Ai Weiwei In His Beijing Studio by Jamie Hawkesworth

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 28, 2013
Controversial and contemporary artist-meets-activist, Ai Weiwei’s astute approach to art has triggered great praise and disturbance across various platforms – a sentiment which can be seen via the provocative film Never Sorry. Recently, L...

Rick Genest and Jasmine Sanders Shot by Matt Plunkett “Beauty & the Beast” Behind-the-Scenes Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 27, 2013
This latest video release takes us behind-the-scenes of the recently premiered “Beauty & the Beast” photo editorial headed by photographer Matt Plunkett with the assistance of models Rick Geneste and Jasmine Sanders. Not only does the...

Mario Testino Exhibition @ PRISM Gallery

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 25, 2013
Held at the prestigious PRISM Gallery in Los Angeles, Mario Testino presented his first stateside exhibition in seven years. Using a palette of colors chock full of sun-drenched locales and scantily-clad and vivacious subjects, the exhibition was a r...

Gogy Esparza “VANILLA” Book Release @ SOTO Preview Video

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 14, 2013
Gogy Esparza is a multidisciplinary artist, creating work that is heavily concerned with progressive technology, contrasting a fear of machines with a deep human empathy. His unique approach to photo and video can really only exist right now, which m...

Snoop Dogg by Terry Richardson for VICE

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 14, 2013
Terry Richardson has a knack for making people look especially engaging, not that he needed any particular assistance in his latest shoot featuring Snoop Dogg (or, alternatively, Snoop Lion). The famed photographer shot a set of photos for Vice Magaz...

The Ultimate Photographer Kit by Jim Golden

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 13, 2013
For a photographer, a camera is as good as a screwdriver to a craftsman – and you can never have too many screwdrivers. Portland-area photographer Jim Golden presents more than a toolbox worth of photography equipment in a project for Nike̵...

Rick Genest and Jasmine Sanders Shot by Matt Plunkett “Beauty & the Beast”

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 12, 2013
Zombie Boy Rick Genest taps into the persona of brooding antagonist alongside Jasmine Sanders in this recent photo set shot by Matt Plunkett, representing London’s Factory311. Set in Beverly Hills, the instantly recognizable and sensationally t...

Jesse Frohman “KURT” Exhibition @ Opening Ceremony Tokyo

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 11, 2013
While today Jesse Frohman’s work is heavily featured by retailers such as Barneys, Levi’s and Volvo, some of his most famous work to date is that of legendary rock star Kurt Cobain. The photos, while encapsulating portraits of the late Co...

“Break On Through” by Terry Richardson featuring Alessandra Ambrosio

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 11, 2013
As he’s known to do, Terry Richardson has lured another stunning beauty in front of his lens – this time forgoing static images for a short video with Alessandra Ambrosio. Set to The Doors’ classic song of the same name, “Brea...

Ben Franke Captures Parkour in Motion

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 5, 2013
Set amidst darkened backgrounds and using a little powder to provide dramatic effect, photographer Ben Franke presents a series of images that capture the acrobatic flare in the world of parkour. Shot in New York using a Canon 5D Mark II with 24-80mm...

Rihanna by Terry Richardson for Rolling Stone

ArtsComments ⋅ Feb 4, 2013
Taking to his often sultry and steamy personal website, photographer Terry Richardson has included images of Rihanna that were snapped in support of her recent cover of Rolling Stone. With a corresponding editorial entitled “Crazy in Love,̶...