The Photographic Journal


Conversations with our photography heroes, creative peers, subjects and models who inspire us and make us think. Our mission is to dive deep into an artist's creative intent, to understand what drives them to create.

Director, photographer, designer, and muralist

Jimmy Marble

Chicago-based photographer and designer

Paul Octavious

A photographer and filmmaker carefully crafting his reality after a brush with cancer

Phillip Lopez

Creamy colors, plants, fresh air, and drops of neon rule her world.

Elise Mesner

Interview 56

Sacha Lecca

Interview 55

Wynn Miller

Interview 54

Tabitha Soren

Interview 53

Elinor Carucci

Interview 52

Eliot Lee Hazel

Interview 51

Art Streiber

Interview 50

Cig Harvey

Interview 49


Interview 48

Melanie Pullen

Interview 47

Uneasy – 30 Years of Chris Buck

Interview 46

Martin Schoeller

Interview 45

Tim Soter

Interview 44

GL Askew II

Interview 43

Reuben Wu

Interview 42

Christopher Anderson

Interview 41

Gracie Hagen

Interview 40

Marcus Smith

Interview 39

Gregory Crewdson

Interview 38

Sasha Arutyunova

Interview 37

Sarah Wilmer

Interview 36

King Texas

Interview 35

Jill Greenberg

Interview 34

Lauren Withrow

Interview 33

Khalik Allah

Interview 32

Elizabeth Weinberg

Interview 31

Cam Damage

Interview 30

Frank Ockenfels 3

Interview 29

Bee Walker

Interview 28

Alec Soth

Interview 27

Kristen Wrzesniewski

Interview 26

Josh Wool

Interview 25

Davis Ayer

Interview 24

Ron Haviv

Interview 23

Olivia Bee

Interview 22

Chloe Aftel

Interview 21

Chris Buck

Interview 20

Emily Shur

Interview 19

Damon Loble

Interview 18


Interview 17

Shelbie Dimond

Interview 16

Kevin Meredith

Interview 15

Eduardo Torres

Interview 14


Interview 13

Ryan Schude

Interview 12

Traci Matlock

Interview 11

Amanda Jasnowski

Interview 10


Interview 9

Dave Jacobsen

Interview 8

Laura Taylor

Interview 7

Kyle Steed

Interview 6

Ezra Caldwell

Interview 5

Rich Burroughs

Interview 4

Patrick F. Tobin

Interview 3

Roni River

Interview 2

Jarrod Renaud

Interview 1

Lou Noble