Nadav Kander talks about his “Obama’s People” Portraits

The photo blog Lens Culture has just posted a fabulous audio interview here, with photographer Nadav Kander. Kander discusses his intentions behind the hotly debated portfolio he shot at the end of 2008 of Obama’s People for the New York Times magazine. You can view the whole essay here. Some of my favorites below:

picture-2

Rahm Emanuel: Chief of Staff

picture-4

Euguene Kang: Special Assistant to the President

picture-51

Joseph Biden: Vice President

picture-61

Samantha Power: Advisor

picture-81

Dennis McDonough: Senior Foreign Policy Aid

picture-91

Ken Salazar: Interior Secretary

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s


%d bloggers like this: