South Central Los Angeles

In Our Cities: Photographer Tiffany Hobbs Finds Beauty in South Central LA

by Britni Danielle   Mar 23, 2017

Ice cube. Issa Rae. Crenshaw. Russell Westbrook. Boyz in the Hood. Each of these has one thing in common, and it’s not just that they’ve... Read More

Bryon Summers’ “We Love You” Project is #BlackBoyJoy

Bryon Summers’ “We Love You” Project is #BlackBoyJoy

by LaToya Cross   Feb 24, 2017

Byron Summers' "We Love You" photo series goes beyond the mainstream depictions of Black male identity, to offer reassurance that there is still a large community who loves them. Read More

Brittani “Brittsense” Sensabaugh: Photographer for Our People

Brittani “Brittsense” Sensabaugh: Photographer for Our People

by LaToya Cross   Feb 03, 2017

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

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

Rest in Power: Howard Bingham, Muhammad Ali Photog, Dies

by #teamEBONY   Dec 16, 2016

Howard Bingham, a photographer who spent much of his career taking images of Muhammad Ali died Thursday after a lengthy illness. Read More

photographers

Yes, Black Photographers Still Matter

by William Bryant Rozier   Oct 10, 2016

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   Dec 14, 2015

“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

Welcome to the Trap: Gucci Mane Exhibit Hits Atlanta cam kirk Muckfogley

Welcome to the Trap:
Gucci Mane Exhibit Hits Atlanta

by Cory Townes   May 29, 2015

For all the advancements in technology, it's still cool that a moment in time–something that shall never be seen or experienced the same exact... Read More

Cam Kirk

Shutter-Shot: The Visual Workings Of Cam Kirk

by Cory Townes   Jan 12, 2015

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

Carrie Mae Weems

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

by Kristin Braswell   Feb 05, 2014

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

Dr. Maya Angelou

Thomas Sayers Ellis on Maya Angelou’s Influence

by #teamEBONY   Oct 29, 2013

With her celebrated autobiography, I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings, Inaugural Poet Dr. Maya Angelou broke boundaries as one of the first female... Read More