Worth a look: Christopher Anderson’s portraits from the RNC and DNC

Christopher Anderson’s, of Magnum and staff photographer for New York magazine, photos are always inventive and cut deep into his subject matter. His portraits from the Republican and Democratic National Conventions this week and last for New York magazine are my favorite coverage of the political conventions, and they look like no one else’s. I feel so many different and conflicted emotions looking through the images from both conventions: hope, aspiration, enjoyment, fright, worry, resignation, indignation, anger, desperation, sadness, intimidation, inclusiveness, engagement, distance, and on and on. Take a look through these galleries:

  1. jeremy says:

    as always, good stuff


  2. Fantastic series. Thank you so much for showing the the reality.


Leave a Reply

Elsewhere on dvafoto

More online journalist...
CJP - Journalists in jail 2008 census
Worth A Look: Two from...
“Photograph of J...

I just ran into this funny little film by Laurie Hill about the ridiculous requests that sometimes come into photo archives. ...