Posts Tagged ‘United States’

Randa: Park Slope Tech & Fashion Blogger

Posted by Brian Shumway on April 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | No Comments
Park Slope Fashion Blogger Randa Green in professional red business dress suit standing in shadows by wall graffiti [Blazer] Nanette Lapor [Dress] Nanette Lapor [Tote] Alice & Olivia [Shoes] Alice & Olivia @ Brian Shumway NYC Photography Park Slope Tech Fashion Blogger Randa Green at a school yard playground wearing Alice and Olivia cream jacket, [...] Read More

Gallery Stock Plugs Happy Valley

Posted by Brian Shumway on March 4, 2015 in Happy Valley | No Comments
Brian Shumway Gallery Stock Photo Agency Happy Valley Suburbia Kids Teens Utah Gallery Stock did an interesting write-up here of my Happy Valley project: Brian Shumway Visits His Old Happy Valley Every life is chaptered by its own adventure, tragedy, and drama. Experience is relative, and each journey is uniquely valuable. Brian Shumway’s childhood history [...] Read More

Happy Valley Featured in LensCulture

Posted by Brian Shumway on February 23, 2015 in Happy Valley, Tearsheet | No Comments

See the LensCulture feature here. Happy Valley is an intimate, strange and quirky family diary chronicling over several years the everyday lives and relationships of typical middle-class kids and teens (my nieces and nephews) as they come of age in the ever-changing but sheltered milieu of contemporary suburban America (in Utah). I was an average, […]

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Getting Personal With OkCupid’s Christian Rudder

Posted by Brian Shumway on February 13, 2015 in Assignment | No Comments
Portrait of OK Cupid founder Christian Rudder at home with his p OkCupid founder Christian Rudder plays Upright Hardman Grand Pia I recently shot an At Home feature about dating site OkCupid founder Christian Rudder for the Financial Times. I photographed his renovated colonial row home in Brooklyn, as well as did some portraits at [...] Read More

Architect Diana Balmori

Posted by Brian Shumway on February 9, 2013 in Assignment | No Comments

I photographed an At Home feature for the Financial Times of artist/architect Diana Balmori. From the Story: At home: Diana Balmori By Shannon Bond The designer of urban landscapes talks about how to strike a happier balance between modern cities and nature From the windows of Diana Balmori’s sixth-storey apartment on Manhattan’s Upper West Side, […]

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Sandy Hook Elementary Shooting, People Magazine Tearsheet

Posted by Brian Shumway on January 1, 2013 in Tearsheet | No Comments

Just before Christmas, I covered the Sandy Hook Elementary school shooting in Newtown, CT for People Magazine. This portrait of third-grader Gianna Routhie ran in the issue. She’s stands outside Newtown High school where President Obama was speaking, holding a teddy bear and memorial placard of those killed in shooting. Gianna was in a Sandy […]

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Hurricane Sandy, People Magazine, Film Outtakes

Posted by Brian Shumway on November 12, 2012 in Assignment | No Comments

I recently covered Hurricane Sandy for People Magazine, shooting in Breezy Point, Queens and Coney Island, Brooklyn. I shot mainly digital, but had time to take a few photographs with my Hasselblad, which I usually do on assignments. So these are film outtake from the assignment. You can see more here.

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Utah, Summer 2012

Posted by Brian Shumway on November 1, 2012 in Youth | No Comments

A new set of portraits of my family in Utah, along with a neighborhood fire. 

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Donna Karan, Financial Times

Posted by Brian Shumway on October 26, 2012 in Assignment | No Comments

I recently shot Donna Karan at home for the Financial Times. See the story here. From the story: At home: Donna Karan By Helen Chislett The fashion designer on how her late husband inspired her to ‘connect the dots’ When you walk into Donna Karan’s New York apartment, the first thing to greet you is […]

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Artist Samira Abbassy, Financial Times

Posted by Brian Shumway on October 10, 2012 in Assignment | 1 Comment

I recently shot a portrait of Iranian artist Samira Abbassy for the Financial Times in London. On almost every assignment, I shoot film, usually just for myself. I almost always like the film photographs better. So the above are two “outtakes” of film I shot and below is what ran in the newspaper. From the […]

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Literary Agent Ed Victor for Financial Times

Posted by Brian Shumway on August 24, 2012 in Assignment | No Comments

An At Home feature I shot of literary agent Ed Victor for the Financial Times at his property called Two Barns in Bridgehampton (story here). From the story: At home: Ed Victor By Shannon Bond The literary agent’s summer house in the Hamptons embodies his penchant for mixing business and leisure Ed Victor is on […]

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Elisa In Fishnet Body Suit & Heels on Bed

Posted by Brian Shumway on August 20, 2012 in Model | No Comments
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One-Eyed Jane

Posted by Brian Shumway on August 12, 2012 in Youth | No Comments

Jane (Sunlight). I-70, Utah County, Utah

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Rockland Palace Reincarnation Ball

Posted by Brian Shumway on August 5, 2012 in Uncategorized | No Comments
High Topper & Perched Bird (Rockland Palace Reincarnation Ball). Cross Dressed Smoker (Rockland Palace Reincarnation Ball). NYC Smoker (Rockland Palace Reincarnation Ball). NYC Read More

Marsha In Tube Top & Stocking on Table

Posted by Brian Shumway on July 1, 2012 in Model | No Comments
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Tommy (Stick), New Jersey

Posted by Brian Shumway on June 12, 2012 in Family | No Comments
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Author Leland Pitts-Gonzalez

Posted by Brian Shumway on May 9, 2012 in Assignment | No Comments

A couple of images I like from my shoot with the super creative and cool Leland Pitts-Gonzalez for the book jacket and back cover of his upcoming novel, The Blood Poetry. Sounds like it’s going to be a good read!

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Street Work Issue 4

Posted by Brian Shumway on March 16, 2012 in Street Work | No Comments
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Review of True Men @ Photo-graph.org

Posted by Brian Shumway on March 8, 2012 in Project | No Comments

[expand title=”READ TEXT”]Keith Greenough wrote a nice review of True Men a few months ago: “The photographs are a compelling and sensitive display of men outside the traditional definition of True Men. The work is aesthetically strong. Whilst Shumway has maintained a common formal aesthetic, he has varied the poses and location of his subject […]

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Street Work Issue 3 – Ash Wednesday

Posted by Brian Shumway on March 4, 2012 in Street Work | No Comments

[expand title=”READ TEXT”]Last week, I took my new (errr, old) Nikon F3 out on the street, 5th Ave near St Patrick’s Cathedral, to do some testing. I began to see a lot of people with a black plus-looking chalk mark on their forehead. It took me a split-second to figure it out, because I’m not […]

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