Archive for the ‘Portraiture’ Category

Rachel Goldenberg for Society

Posted by David Walter Banks on January 26, 2015 in Portraiture | No Comments

It’s always a pleasure to collaborate with my friends over at Society,

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Robert Young Pelton for The Washington Post

Posted by David Walter Banks on January 5, 2015 in Editorial, Portraiture | 1 Comment

Robert Pelton Young is an author, journalist and filmmaker with one of the most impressive running lists of combat reporting I’ve ever seen.

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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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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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A Fevered Dream

Soul searching pulled me West. Once here, the desert snuck in through the back door of the recesses of my mind, where imagination reins, subservient only to an unflinching curiosity.

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