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The Legendary Work Ethic of Photographer Bill Cunningham

A veteran New York City party reporter reflects on what it was like to see the famed, and famously humble, photographer in action. Shutterstock is the exclusive sponsor of Experience the Times of Bill Cunningham, an immersive installation taking place in The Seaport, New York City, through October 30.  Two things about Bill Cunningham, the legendary photographer who for decades […]

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What Will the Soundtrack for Summer 2021 Entail?

As the world cautiously reopens, we look for music to provide the soundtrack to our re-emergence. The question is: What will our song be? In the face of unspeakable adversity and tragedy, mankind has always looked to music as a way to provide evocation of our collective emotions. For the past year, as concert venues […]

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What Fashion Will Look Like Post-Pandemic

We’ve got clues in what we wore after the last (flu) pandemic. A stroll through fashion photography from Vogue in the 1920s. For more than a year now, COVID 19 has dominated the news cycle, as well as people’s psyches, the world over. But with a vaccine rollout finally in full swing, people are ever-so-slowly […]

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More Is More: Ripped from the Pages of 1960s Vogue

The 1960s seismic fashion shift—miniskirts, bell bottoms, galactic crystals—left an impact seen clearly on Vogue’s unique radar. Take a look at the edge of fashion in all its glory. It’s hard to know where to start when it comes to the impact the 1960s had on American culture. For starters, the 60s followed two consecutive […]

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Photographer Andrew Walker on the Virtual Shutterstock Photo Booth

Andrew Walker discusses his less-than-ordinary Sundance experience, getting his subjects to feel comfortable in front of a camera, and more. Andrew Walker has been photographing celebrities for more than a decade, making portraits with such A-listers as Regina King, Jamie Lee Curtis, and Chadwick Boseman. But until this year’s Sundance Film Festival, which went entirely […]

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9 Mental Health Advocates to Celebrate, Then and Now

From past to present, we celebrate advocates who made indelible contributions to their communities concerning mental health. “For nearly 30 years—most of my adult life—I have struggled with depression and anxiety,” Andrew Solomon wrote for The New York Times during the coronavirus shutdowns in April 2020. “While I’ve never felt alone in such commonplace afflictions—the […]