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From illustrations to iPhones: Fashion photography’s history (abridged)

(CNN)The business of making magazines is changing. Something is rumbling below the bedrock of the glossies we’ve all loved for so long and it has a lot to do with social media platforms like Instagram and Tumblr — where models have more followers than the brands they are promoting, or the magazines they once relied on for exposure. But to… Read more »

Original Observer photography: February 2016

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There is a distinct fashion feel to this months gallery. Milliners, designers, models and bloggers all feature in this showcase of the best photography commissioned by the Observer Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/gallery/2016/mar/05/original-observer-photography-february-2016

The most iconic 20th-century fashion photography to be auctioned at Sotheby’s in pictures

With works by Irving Penn, Richard Avedon, Helmut Newton, Peter Lindbergh and Guy Bourdin, as well as contemporary photographers such as Miles Aldridge and David LaChapelle, these are arguably the images which defined modern fashion photography as we know it Read more: http://www.theguardian.com/fashion/gallery/2016/apr/28/the-most-iconic-20th-century-fashion-photography-to-be-auctioned-at-sothebys-in-pictures

Slick UV photography actually seems achievable with these tips

The Fourth of July is over, and it’s time for photographers to move on from long exposure photos of sparklers. Cooph Magazine‘s photographer Markus Berger compiled his best tips for UV photography in a way that makes it seem so easy we could do it. Berger expertly uses tools including UV makeup, UV yarn, and fluorescein, a magical powder that… Read more »

From PJ Harvey to Terri-Lee Blake: the ‘undiluted’ photography of Valerie Phillips

The New York photographer is known for her undiluted method realism for generation X. Here are some of Phillips best shots of pop stars, models and Tumblr girls Natasha Khan (Bat for Lashes), Brighton, 2009. Photograph: Valerie Phillips Terri-Lee Blake, London, 2015. Photograph: Valerie Phillips Staz Lindes, Los Angeles, 2012. Photograph: Valerie Phillips Florence Welch, London, 2011. Photograph: Valerie Phillips… Read more »