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SOURCE is the essential magazine for intelligent and independent discussion of contemporary photography. Each issue brings you the latest news, portfolios by emerging and established photographers, well researched feature articles, reviews of the most important exhibitions and books, and specialist columns offering deep analysis on various photography related subjects.

Published since 1992, Source is a quality quarterly magazine that provides readers with a critical discussion of photographic practice and an appreciation of the importance of photography in the wider culture. Your subscription will include access to over a dozen back issues of the magazine.

Photographers recently featured in Source include: Victor Burgin, Hannah Collins, Thomas Joshua Cooper, Sarah Dobai, Richard Gilligan, Emma Hart, Anthony Haughey, John Hilliard, Karen Knorr, Sirkka-Liisa Knottinen, Hew Locke, Mari Mahr, Trish Morrissey, Suzanne Mooney, Wendy McMurdo, Mark Neville, Roger Palmer, Steven Pippin, Paul Seawright, Simon Starling, John Stezaker, Jane and Louise Wilson and Donovan Wylie.

Our regular contributors include leading writers on contemporary photography such as David Campany, David Bate, David Brittain, Pavel Buchler, Stephen Bull, Justin Carville, Mark Durden, David Evans, Colin Graham, Alison Green, Roger Hargreaves, Rebecca Hopkinson, Daniel Jewesbury, Martha Langford, Anthony Luvera, Mary Warner Marien, Alicia Miller, Matt Packer, Eugenie Shinkle, Lucy Soutter, Ian Walker, Edward Welch and Judith Williamson.

Latest Issue

This issue looks at the 'how to' photograph from the Dorling Kindersley DIY and First Aid books to the Haynes manual and early 20th century 'photo-auto guides'. In the archive section we have a history of photographs teaching self-defence for women drawn from the Getty Images archive. Discover the appeal of a type of photography that is unambiguous and not afraid to tell you what to do.

A retrospective portfolio by Hamish Fulton and new work by Richard Kolker.

Reviews of exhibitions by Don McCullin, Diane Arbus and Wolfgang Tillmans among others.

Book reviews including David Campany on exhibiting photographs, Daniel Jewesbury on contemporary photographs of cities, Sarah McDonald on the invention of tabloid photography and Kerry William Purcell on biographies of photographers in graphic novel form.

And much more...

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  • First Issue: Winter 2010
  • Latest Issue: Spring 2019
  • Issue Count: 33
  • Page Count: 2,992
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2059-6790

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