The Story Behind the Picture: Evgeniy Serov

The Story Behind the Picture: Evgeniy Serov

Working in the Far East of Russia Evgeniy Serov captures the unequivocal beauty of his native land . In his most recent series he photographs the resilience of winter swimmers and the communal nature of the sport. In this interview Evgeniy discusses the processes he went through to shoot in -27C temperatures, the rise of […]

The Story Behind the Picture: Jackson Gallagher

The Story Behind the Picture: Jackson Gallagher

Jackson Gallagher’s versatility is admirable — actor, artist, photographer, activist and we’re not sure what else! We had the pleasure of interviewing the Aussie-based photographer for this month’s Story Behind the Picture. Jackson tells us what inspired his photo project in Jordan and Palestine, how he is trying to humanise the refugee crisis through photography, […]

The Story Behind the Picture: Kasper Løftgaard

The Story Behind the Picture: Kasper Løftgaard

It’s not everyday you get to live like a cowboy, it’s even more exceptional when it wins you Danish Picture of the Year. However Danish photojournalist Kasper Løftgaard did just that when he travelled to Texas to photograph cowboys. In this interview he describes the horrors of photographing a rodeo, romanticising the cowboy culture, and […]

The Story Behind the Picture: George Karbus

The Story Behind the Picture: George Karbus

There’s nothing quite like Irish marine life according to wildlife and ocean photographer George Karbus. And after seeing his shot – Dance in Green – we agree! George has won numerous awards including Outdoor Photographer of the Year for his breathtaking photographs of nature. In this month’s Story Behind the Picture, George tells us about […]

Brexit Special | The Story Behind the Picture: Giorgia Tobiolo

Brexit Special | The Story Behind the Picture: Giorgia Tobiolo

Given the recent headlines and media hoo-ha over the UK leaving the European Union, we decided to interview Italian photographer and Mango Lab tutor Giorgia Tobiolo about her series called Migrare-Wanderer. Her documentary style portraiture captures the spirit of immigrants who have left their home countries to settle elswhere. She tells us why these photos […]

The Story Behind the Picture: Ben Quinton

The Story Behind the Picture: Ben Quinton

It’s not often you get to shoot one of the greatest artists to come out of the UK but Ben Quinton did just that when he photographed David Hockney for the Guardian Weekend. Photographing since he was 16, Ben brings an insouciant and refreshing approach to portraiture. Here he explains why he loved snapping David, how […]

The Story Behind the Picture: Henry Wilkins

The Story Behind the Picture: Henry Wilkins

Click on image to take you to story as it appears in The Telegraph. Our curiosity for photographers and their photos continues into April. In our second edition of The Story Behind the Picture we introduce Henry Wilkins, a photojournalist with a striking portfolio and a keen eye for absurdity. Henry talks us through a […]

The Story Behind the Picture: Naomi Stolow

The Story Behind the Picture: Naomi Stolow

We talk to wildlife photographer, finalist and category winner of Outdoor Photographer of the Year 2015 Naomi Stolow. She talks us through the image that cemented her win and what inspired the shot.