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Helen Levitt's idiosyncratic photographs.

Do images understand us, the Pictures generation asked, more than we understand them?

Two new books explore the truths and artifice of photography.

A new exhibit explores the remarkably sophisticated wellspring of social, political and ethical deliberation of Susan Meiselas' photography.

Democratic Camera: William Eggleston's grand and gorgeous retrospective at the Whitney Museum.

A new book and companion exhibition highlight a Czech photographer's stunning snapshots of the Soviet invasion of Prague.


Vergara’s ambivalent feelings about gentrifying Harlem stem from a recognition of just how far the neighborhood had fallen in previous years.

March 22, 2014

Wayne Miller, a photographer who took controversial, long-suppressed photos in Hiroshima, dies at age 94.

May 28, 2013