About The Author

Andrew Gibson is a photographer and writer. He runs Magical Places Fine Art, an online photography magazine and another great photography resource. More about Andrew Gibson

30 Amazing Online Photography Magazines

      Whatever country we live in, we’re probably all familiar with the well-known photography magazines available in our newsagents and bookstores. The UK has Practical Photography, France has Photo, the Italians have Zoom and the Americans have American Photo. What you may not know is that there are many more photography magazines that are only available online. And some of them are good, very good.

      Whatever country we live in, we’re probably all familiar with the well-known photography magazines available in our newsagents and bookstores. The UK has Practical Photography, France has Photo, the Italians have Zoom and the Americans have American Photo. What you may not know is that there are many more photography magazines that are only available online. And some of them are good, very good.

      Photography Magazines

      That’s the great thing about online publishing. It’s cheap, it’s easy, and just about anyone with a PC and an internet connection can take part. The difficulty lies in putting together a quality publication, something that rivals the best commercial magazines for content and quality (we hope you think that Smashing Magazine just does that!)

      Further Reading on SmashingMag:

      As an introduction to the wonderful world of online photography magazines, we put together a list of the biggest and best that we could find. You won’t find these magazines in your local bookstore, they’re only available online. From photojournalism to portraiture, from landscapes to lomography (and everything in between), you’ll find the most amazing photography and discover the work of some of the world’s best photographers, both famous and unknown. Dive in and enjoy their work.

      Amazing Online Photography Magazines

      The 37th Frame Dedicated to bringing the best photojournalism on the internet to its readers.

      Photography Magazines

      Positive Magazine It’s in Italian, but the photos are amazing.

      Photography Magazines 2

      The Big Picture News stories in photographs. Updated regularly.

      mag screenshot

      ePHOTOzine The UK’s largest and friendliest online photography magazine.

      mag screenshot

      Flak Photo Flak Photo celebrates the art of exhibiting quality photography from an international community of contributors online.

      mag screenshot

      Social Documentary Features documentary photography from around the world - images and words exploring the human condition.

      mag screenshot

      Lunatic Creative contemporary photojournalism.

      mag screenshot

      F-Stop Features contemporary photography from established and upcoming photographers.

      mag screenshot

      Enter The online magazine of World Press Photo.

      mag screenshot

      The Digital Journalist The monthly online magazine for visual photojournalism.

      mag screenshot

      Apogee Photo Online photography magazine designed to inform and entertain photographers of all ages.

      mag screenshot

      Chambre Noire French online photography magazine - if you don’t speak French just enjoy the photos.

      mag screenshot

      Nature Photographers The online magazine of the Nature Photographers Network.

      mag screenshot

      Lens Culture Lens Culture is an online magazine celebrating international contemporary photography, art, media, and world cultures.

      mag screenshot

      Pixels and Prose An online magazine and community dedicated to the art and science of photography.

      mag screenshot

      Zone Zero Excellent online photography magazine based in Mexico City.

      mag screenshot

      Travel Photographers Network The online photography magazine of the Travel Photographers Network

      mag screenshot

      Deep Sleep A brand new quartely online photography magazine from the UK.

      mag screenshot

      See Saw An online photography magazine dedicatd to work that successfully captures, represents and encourages acute observation, via the photographic medium.

      mag screenshot

      Fraction An alternative outlet for publishing work by new and established photographers.

      mag screenshot

      Photo Eye General interest photography magazine with lots of great photography articles and book reviews.

      mag screenshot

      Photoblogs Magazine Photoblogs Magazine’s aim is to showcase the best photography to be found around the web in photoblogs. The magazine hasn’t been updated for some time but the past issues are well worth checking out.

      mag screenshot

      Wedpix Magazine The online magazine of the Wedding Photojournalists Association. The magazine is aimed at wedding photojournalists and anyone else interested in applying photojournalis techniques to wedding photography.

      mag screenshot

      Ahorn Magazine An online magazine dedicated to contemporary photography.

      mag screenshot

      1000 Words Photography 1000 Words is dedicated to highlighting the best of contemporary fine art photography in the UK and beyond.

      mag screenshot

      Photography BB Magazine An excellent photography magazine aimed at beginner to intermediate photographers. Issues can be downloaded in either PDF or ZIP formats.

      mag screenshot

      Mooncruise Magazine Dedicated to promoting you and your work.

      mag screenshot

      Bokeh Magazine Mexican photography magazine, downloadable in PDF format. It’s in Spanish, but you can look at the photos.

      mag screenshot

      VII VII Photo Agency present the most recent and best work of their photographers in their online magazine.

      mag screenshot

      Pixel Press PixelPress encourages documentary photographers, writers, filmmakers, artists, human rights workers and students to explore the world in ways that take advantage of the new possibilities provided by digital media.

      mag screenshot

      Last Click

      Burn Magazine Burn Magazine is an evolving journal for emerging photographers, the brainchild of Magnum photographer David Alan Harvey. As you’d expect from a photographer of this calibre, the magazine is excellent.

      mag screenshot

      Resources

      You’ve read the online photography magazines, now check out some of the best print versions.