Wonderfully lit portraits of used mattresses

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By Elliot Knox in New Photography on Thursday 20 February 2014

Photographer Chris Fitzgerald has created a series of striking portraits of discarded mattresses on the streets of Los Angeles. I asked him about his inspiration behind the series: ‘I began photographing mattresses after seeing an abundance of old, used mattresses lining the curbs. On our dog-walking route alone I must have seen eight over a […]

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Humans of New York: an honest portrait of the city

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By Annie Churdar in New Photography on Wednesday 19 June 2013

Humans of New York is an archive of beautiful photos and touching stories from the Big Apple. The stories range from a sweet old couple arguing about whether today is their 61st or 62nd anniversary, to a young man who never went to college because he was convicted of a murder he didn’t commit at the […]

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Fragments: street photography by Jack Larbalestier

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By Jack Larbalestier in New Photography on Monday 10 June 2013

Particular moments in everyday life are often overlooked, with our consistent need to be somewhere as quickly as possible. I’m guilty of this and once I recognised it and slowed down, I soon began to notice them. Through many months of wandering the streets of Bath, I learnt two valuable things very quickly: these moments […]

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Black and white street photography by Yuchen Chiu

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By Kuan Huang in New Photography on Saturday 9 February 2013

Yuchen Chiu is one of my favorite New York City street photographers. She shoots most of her photos with black and white 135 film. Her photos are not only poetically beautiful but also carry the weight of history and fact and reflect the versatile facets of place, such as New York City, Havana, and Rome, […]

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Mobile street photography by Misho Baranovic

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By Darwin Cosico in New Photography on Thursday 6 September 2012

We sometimes take our mobile phones for granted, but we all know that this little device can actually do more. I recently discovered Misho Baranovic, a Melbourne-based mobile photographer who is utilizing his mobile phone to its full potential. 

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Street photography by Leanne Carter

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By Leanne Carter in New Photography on Saturday 30 July 2011

Life is full of these magical moments with unique characters which can often can be lost because it belonged to a space in time which is quicker than an eye but luckily isn’t quicker than a camera. It’s fascinating to be able to capture these moments and bare witness to them, especially when the world around you talks so grey, as if there is no magic or uniqueness.

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Allister Esguerra

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By AME in New Photography on Tuesday 10 May 2011

Photography is not just about taking random pictures, it’s about making images come to life and showing everyone how to appreciate even the simplest of things in life. Allister Esguerra is a Filipino events photographer based in Ho Chi Minh City.

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Humans of New York by Brandon Stanton

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By Brandon Stanton in New Photography on Tuesday 1 March 2011

Photographer Brandon Stanton has collected nearly 1,700 street portraits on the streets of New York City for his website Humans of New York in an effort to create a photographic census of the city. He eventually plans to collect 10,000 images.

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