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.