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December 09 - 6:40 PM
Doug Menuez, whose advertising clients count on him to capture authentic-feeling moments in produced shoots, on the magic of street photography
In the advertising world, Doug Menuez is known for his ability to create images that feel spontaneous and like real life, even though they’re actually the result of produced shoots involving creative briefs, casting, location scouting, and all other trappings of a campaign. His skills come not just from his notable history as a documentary […]

October 21 - 11:58 AM
Want to own a print from Doug Menuez’s historic “Fearless Genius” project? Now you can take your pick, without breaking the bank, at the new website menuezprints.com
Doug Menuez‘s “Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985–2000” photo essay has taken many forms: It’s been exhibited around the world, archived at Stanford University Libraries, and showcased in a coffeetable book published by Simon & Schuster‘s Atria imprint. But prints from this historic project have been available only on a select basis […]

October 14 - 7:01 PM
Happening next week at PhotoPlus Expo: Art Streiber talks editorial photography, and Doug Menuez takes Expo-ers on a photo walk
If you haven’t yet registered for PhotoPlus Expo, here are two great events to tempt you: In “The Big Picture: Editorial Photography Behind the Scenes,” Art Streiber will be shedding light on what it takes to produce a photo shoot for leading magazines, and what goes on behind the scenes—from pre- to post-production. His seminar […]

August 10 - 6:03 PM
Shoe brand Samuel Hubbard features Doug Menuez in its new campaign
Photographer Doug Menuez stepped to the other side of the lens recently to appear in a new campaign for shoe brand Samuel Hubbard. The ad features a portrait of Doug at his home in Red Hook, New York, and copy that speaks to his peripatetic life as an award-winning image-maker…     “For most people, […]

April 25 - 11:05 AM
Montefiore Health System commissions Doug Menuez to shoot its “Doing More” branding campaign
Doug Menuez’s emotionally authentic photography is at the heart of Montefiore Health System’s new branding campaign, “Doing More,” which underscores Montefiore’s status as a premier healthcare provider with world-renowned physicians and scientists, while also connecting on a personal level with the very people it serves. (The campaign was created by The Bloc.) For the assignment, […]

March 31 - 1:44 PM
Doug Menuez’s rainy-day photo of a friend on location in Hong Kong chosen by American Photography in its latest competition
Doug Menuez caught the dramatic photo below while tech scouting with a friend at Hong Kong harbor during a shoot for FedEx, right as a giant gust of wind from a coming typhoon nearly swept away her umbrella. American Photography chose the image in its latest competition. Congrats, Doug!  

February 17 - 5:21 PM
Doug Menuez photographs the women and men who make Las Brisas resorts and business hotels in Mexico run like a well-oiled machine
Carbone Smolan recently commissioned Doug Menuez to photograph the employees of Las Brisas, a chain of business hotels and resorts in Mexico, as they went about their days providing the top-notch service for which Brisas is known. Doug documented numerous locations for the assignment: the business hotels of Mexico City, Queretaro, and Veracruz and the […]

January 14 - 12:53 PM
Doug Menuez’s “Fearless Genius” featured in the new book “Masterworks of Industrial Photography: Exhibitions 2013–2014, MAST Foundation”
The MAST Foundation—an international cultural and philanthropic institution in Bologna, Italy, that focuses on art, technology, and innovation—recently published a massive new book showcasing the impressive collection of industrial photography owned by Italian business tycoon Isabella Seragnoli. Among the many artists featured in the tome are Margaret Bourke-White, Walker Evans, W. Eugene Smith, Andreas Gursky, […]

January 08 - 2:59 PM
Doug Menuez explores Brazil’s culture through the sayings of its people in “The Wisdom of Brazil”
For some years now, Doug Menuez has been working on a photo essay titled “A Sabedoria do Brasil (The Wisdom of Brazil)” that’s inspired by the sayings and proverbs of people from all walks of life in the South American country. His wife was born in Brazil, so it it’s only natural that the photojournalist […]

December 24 - 12:33 PM
Happy holidays from all of us at Stockland Martel
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