In an era of fake news and manipulated truths, the only way to tell important stories is to take risks and pioneer a new way of seeing the world.
Photographer Mathias Depardon was arrested in Turkey while on assignment for National Geographic, accused of being a spy. But what came next was even harder.
Gregory Crewdson is not the kind of photographer who carries a camera. Instead he uses Hollywood-sized productions to create perfect moments that feel both inexplicably personal and profoundly cathartic.
Lisette Poole spent 51 days documenting two Cuban women's migration to the US, travelling illegally through 11 countries via smugglers and roadless jungles.
By day, Ryan Staley works in the buttoned-down world of corporate law. But his free time is spent on the streets of LA, focusing his untrained eye on an ‘alternate reality’ that only he can see.
Spanish photographer Laia Abril is on a mission to map the systems that control women’s lives, reminding us that there are consequences to every action.
People thought she was crazy to quit her job at a newspaper but Spanish photographer Cristina de Middel was on a fantastical mission: to document things that don’t exist.
When sociologist Steven Dubin discovered a collection of studio portraits from apartheid South Africa, it brought to light an unknown photographer who empowered others to resist.
Gordon Parks used his camera as a ‘weapon’ to fight racism, intolerance and poverty – paving the way for others to blur the line between artist and activist.
By identifying as an artist rather than simply a photographer, Todd Hido proves that there are no limits – except the ones you impose on yourself.
Huck's annual celebration of visual storytelling returns, celebrating photographers whose unconventional styles have broken new ground.
Larry Clark's images of wayward teens shocked America – but that brutal vision of suburbia helped skateboarder Ed Templeton realise that his own life could be a muse.