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reviews

Collapsing Time and Space in Black and White

Ray K. Metzker spent his career exploring the boundaries of photography in order to break them.

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Three Women Photographers Reclaim the American Landscape

Susan Lipper, Kristine Potter, and Justine Kurland deconstruct the mythology of the Wild West.

essays

For Alex Majoli, Photojournalism and Performance are Inseparable

The photographer’s psychological portraits cast a unifying light around the world.

featured

Documenting the Weaponization of Water Along the U.S.-Mexico Border

In remote stretches of desert, Richard Misrach and Guillermo Galindo record traces of volunteer efforts—and attempts by Border Patrols to stop them.

aperture magazine

The Hard Truths of Family Life

In Florida, Kathryn Harrison photographs her mother and brother with fearless intensity.

aperture magazine

The Pleasures of Domestic Comfort

At home in Japan, Motoyuki Daifu captures his family with gleeful candor.

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How to Make Books that Sing Like Sinatra

Keith Smith on the elaborate art of sequencing pictures.

reviews

Whatever Happened to Corporate Extravagance?

Susan Ressler revels in the immaculate offices of days gone by.

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The Photobook Publisher with a Deceptively Subtle Touch

For Roma Publications, the artist’s vision is front and center.

essays

Wanting to be Held

What can Robert Bergman teach us about the act of seeing?

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Roe Ethridge on Getting It Exactly Wrong

In dizzying sequences, the irreverent photographer embraces risk and failure.

reviews

Can a Photography Festival Thrive in Today’s China?

In the city of Lianzhou, visions of global power collide with official censorship.