Topic: Portraits

A Kind of You
Photo Essay

The Monkey and the Mask: Terrifying Portraits of Indonesia’s Street-Performing Macaques

Terror often stems not from the unknown, but from something familiar that has been subtly — but unmistakably — transformed. This certainly helps explain why Finnish photographer Perttu Saksa’s series of masked and chained monkeys is so unsettling.

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Nadav Kander for TIME
The Backstory

Behind the Cover: Prince Charles Like You’ve Never Seen Him Before

The legendary photographer has shot TIME cover stories four times before, none quite so astonishing as his latest, Prince Charles photographed at his private estate in Scotland.

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Philip-Lorca diCorcia
Out There

Trade: Philip-Lorca diCorcia’s Hollywood Hustlers

The photographer’s groundbreaking portrait series, made during the AIDS pandemic of the early 90s, exists in the space between documentary fact and postmodern fiction. It’s being reissued this month in an expanded monograph.

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Elinor Carucci—INSTITUTE
Out There

The Most Intimate Dance: Elinor Carucci’s Photos of Motherhood

Elinor Carucci’s third monograph, published by Prestel, starts with the pregnancy of her twins and concludes when they are eight – a moment when the photographer saw a growing independence blossoming in her children.

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Bryan Schutmaat
Out There

Grays the Mountain Sends: Poetic Views of the American West’s Darker Side

As Breaking Bad fans become increasingly transfixed by imagery of the American West, Bryan Schutmaat’s haunting photographs of Western mountain men reveal an even darker landscape, without a meth-camper in sight.

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Photo-illustration by Randal Ford for TIME
Profile

Behind the Cover: The Childfree Life by Randal Ford

This week, TIME turned to Austin-based photographer Randal Ford, whose painterly and nostalgic style was perfect for our cover story on childlessness.

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David Magnusson
Photo Essay

Happy Father’s Day: Portraits from America’s Purity Balls

The subjects of photographer David Magnusson’s series are participants in Purity Balls, an American phenomenon in which girls promise to remain virgins until marriage and their fathers pledge to help them do so.

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Nigel Shafran
Out There

Teenage Precinct Shoppers by Nigel Shafran: A Look Back to 1990

There is a bracing simplicity and subtlety to the black and white portraits in Teenage Precinct Shoppers, a new book of Nigel Shafran’s work published by Dashwood Books.

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Russell Heights
Photo Essay

The Lingering Light of Childhood: Doug DuBois’ Ireland

American photographer Doug DuBois captures kids on the cusp of adulthood in Ireland.

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Conflict and Costume
Out There

Jim Naughten: Conflict and Costume in Namibia

Fifteen years after his first trip to Namibia, photographer Jim Naughten returned to document the Herero tribe — a people whose history and colorful dress has been indefinitely shaped by their colonial experience.

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