Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

Creative Spotlight: Entrepreneur Kasmir Jones aka Poetic

by Diahann Williams

Art, design, marketing, media, music, photography...she does it all. Read More

Brittani “Brittsense” Sensabaugh: Photographer for Our People

Brittani “Brittsense” Sensabaugh: Photographer for Our People

by LaToya Cross

Photo-Documentarian captures Black life in the spaces and places that media talks about negatively. Read More

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Yes, Black Photographers Still Matter

by William Bryant Rozier

Starlight Photography has not budged from its spot in Fort Wayne, Indiana since ‘95, but owner William D. Miller, 57, still has to tell... Read More

“Genius Grant” Photographer Uses Camera as Weapon Against Racism

“Genius Grant” Photographer Uses Camera as Weapon Against Racism

by LaToya Cross

“This is not an art project.”  But rather the collection of over 100 photographs is the life of photographer and Art Institute of Chicago... Read More

Cam Kirk

Shutter-Shot: The Visual Workings Of Cam Kirk

by Cory Townes

For over a century, memories and special moments have been captured through some form of photography. Becoming the storytellers of modern times, photographers have... Read More

Star-Studded Gordon Parks Dinner Raises Over $1 Million [VIDEO]

Star-Studded Gordon Parks Dinner Raises Over $1 Million [VIDEO]

by #teamEBONY

Meeting Gordon Parks in the late 1990s was a remarkable moment for me, despite my interviewing celebrities for a living. The late, great photographer... Read More

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A Raisin in the Sun: Reviewed

by #teamEBONY

Denzel Washington, LaTanya Richardson Jackson, and Anika Noni Rose shine in revival of A Raisin in the Sun.  Everyone’s moaning about Denzel Washington’s age: How... Read More

Pittsburgh exhibit features Negro League pictures

Teenie Harris Exhibit Showcases Negro League

by The Grio

The legacies of both Teenie Harris and the Negro Leagues are a valuable part of American history.  A new exhibit at Pittsburgh’s Carnegie Museum... Read More

Carrie Mae Weems

Artist Carrie Mae Weems on 30 Years of Genius
[INTERVIEW]

by Kristin Braswell

The first time I saw Carrie Weems' “Kitchen Table Series”, what struck me most was the normalcy of the images; the dim lighting and... Read More

Visually Speaking: EBONY at the Schomburg Center

Visually Speaking: EBONY at the Schomburg Center

by #teamEBONY

Longtime EBONY magazine photographers Tyrone Rasheed, Val Goodloe and Fred Watkins recently discussed their roles and experiences as true visual contributors to African-American culture through... Read More