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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

Life Stories

April Yee has been living with a photograph (winner of the new writing prize).

Josh Allen explores how to use family photographs in books and exhibitions.

Julian Stallabrass interviews Uta Kögelsberger about her work on the personal consequences of Brexit.

Columns: Fashion photography from Tyler Mitchell, the market in hip hop photography, being a funeral photographer.

New portfolios by William Lakin and Nik Roche.

Retrospective of the work of Margaret Mitchell.

Reviews: Chris Killip, Evgenia Arbugaeva, Svetlana Alpers’ Walker Evans, Imagining Everyday Life, A History of Popular Photography, David Campany On Photographs, Photography in India, self published books and much more

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  • First Issue: Winter 2010
  • Latest Issue: Winter 2021
  • Issue Count: 39
  • Page Count: 3,584
  • Published: Monthly
  • ISSN: 2059-6790

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