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The Royal Family marks Prince Philip’s passing with an Annie Leibovitz portrait

The Palace posts Leibovitz’s dual portrait of the Queen and her consort following the Duke of Edinburgh’s death
Published: Tuesday, 13 April 2021

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Catherine Opie and Landscape
Discover how and why this fine-art photographer works depictions of the natural world into her varied body of work
Published: Thursday, 1 April 2021
Catherine Opie and Sex
In our new monograph, the American fine-art photographer discusses Robert Mapplethorpe’s influence and her own work within her community
Published: Thursday, 18 March 2021
Catherine Opie and Hollywood
Opie gained access to the private home of one of old Hollywood’s biggest icons, and created an incredibly intimate series of images
Published: Monday, 15 March 2021
Catherine Opie and Architecture
The fine art photographer engages with landmark architecture and simple domestic buildings to reveal hard truths about how we live
Published: Thursday, 11 March 2021
Catherine Opie and Sports
The fine art photographer focuses on two very different sporting communities to find sources of common humanity
Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021
All you need to know about Catherine Opie
Find out more about the first survey on the work of one of America's most important contemporary fine art photographers
Published: Wednesday, 24 February 2021
A Robert Mapplethorpe birthday party guestlist
On the 74th anniversary of his birth we take another look at the exquisite portraits of his friends and acquaintances
Published: Wednesday, 4 November 2020
9 smart moves Annie Leibovitz has used to shoot great pictures
On her 71st birthday, we share some of the photographer's working practices from Annie Leibovitz At Work
Published: Friday, 2 October 2020
Annie Leibovitz curates Henri Cartier-Bresson
It was Cartier-Bresson’s photobook that made the photographer pick up a camera. Now she repays the debt by co-curating a new show of his work

Published: Thursday, 20 August 2020
The struggle for NASA's moon photographs
51 years on from Apollo 11's moon landing, we look at how those now iconic photos of the moon reached their audience
Published: Monday, 20 July 2020
Have you seen Martin Parr’s new Vogue cover?
The photographer’s landscape image is one of sixteen covers which highlight the steadying force of nature
Published: Thursday, 16 July 2020
On Bastille Day, Joel Meyerowitz recalls a moment of French nonchalance
France's revolutionary spirit lives on, as Joel's photograph of a deeply disrupted pavement cafe shows!
Published: Tuesday, 14 July 2020


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