Archive for the ‘Editorial’ Category

Kadir Nelson for The New York Times

Posted by David Walter Banks on December 5, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | 1 Comment

I photographed artist Kadir Nelson at his studio in downtown Los Angeles.

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Patagonia Lunch Break for The Washington Post

Posted by David Walter Banks on October 30, 2014 in Documentary, Editorial, Lifestyle | No Comments

You think your work environment is unhealthy? Well, then, it probably is.

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Hot Rod for The Wall Street Journal

Posted by David Walter Banks on October 29, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | No Comments

What does Fender master guitar builder Paul Waller do in his spare time?

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Colm Toibin for The New York Times

Posted by David Walter Banks on October 3, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | 1 Comment

It’s not every day your portrait subject is an acclaimed novelist.

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Kate Mulleavy for The Wall Street Journal

Posted by David Walter Banks on September 24, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | No Comments

  Without a doubt, my idea of ‘news’ coverage has changed since moving to Los Angeles to include a whole plethora of interests that would in most cases slip quietly past my personal radar.

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Dan Bilzerian for The Wall Street Journal

Posted by David Walter Banks on September 23, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | No Comments

What could I say about Dan Bilzerian that the photographs do not. What could I say about Bilzerian that his own instagram account does not (seriously follow it, and then follow smushball’s).

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Karen de la Carriere: Ex-Queen of Scientology

Posted by David Walter Banks on September 22, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | No Comments

Karen de la Carriere, former Sea Org Class IX Supervisor and ex-wife of the former Scientology president Heber Jentzsch, turned whistle-blower on the organization.

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Pam & Gela for The Wall Street Journal

Posted by David Walter Banks on July 22, 2014 in Editorial, Lifestyle, Portraiture | 1 Comment

Pamela Skaist-Levy and Gela Nash-Taylor, the unlikely duo who created the fashion giant Juicy Couture go back to their roots with a new venture,

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Matt Reeves for The Wall Street Journal

Posted by David Walter Banks on July 7, 2014 in Editorial, Portraiture | No Comments

While I am happy to have hours, days or weeks with a subject, I am also constantly working to cultivate that need for speed which I encounter frequently. This particular shoot – six precious minutes and three setups.

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