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A new photography competition from Getty Images challenges photographers to re-think the way they view the world

Dark Knees by Mark Cohen

Paris Photo-Aperture Foundation announces 2014 photobook shortlist

October 2014, Issue No #7829, featuring Augstin Rebetez as the cover story, alongside Paul Graham, Johan Rosenmunthe, The PhotoBook Museum, a peek inside photographers' sketchbooks, and 'Love & Lead', which draws on a press archive from Rome in the 1970s, when kidnap, murder and shady Cold War politics vied with film studio glamour for newspaper space in Italy

In the October edition of BJP, Paul Graham talks creative alchemy, alongside Augustin Rebetez and Johan Rosenmunthe

A portrait of Somayyeh, a 32-year old divorced teacher © Newsha Tavakolian for the Carmignac Foundation

The Carmignac Foundation settles differences with Award winner following dispute over "artistic freedom"

Image © Jun Ahn

'Performance without an audience' is the theme behind photographer Jun Ahn's dizzying self-portrait series

Image © Luisa Whitton

Photographer Luisa Whitton launches a Kickstarter campaign, in pursuit of her exploration into human perception

Cooling Plant, Dubai, 2009. Image © Bas Princen

Gerry Badger explores photography's relationship to the built environment on the eve of a major new Barbican exhibition

Frédéric Chaubin provides the cover image for our special issue on architecture and the built environment

Photography and its relationship with architecture is the theme of BJP's September issue – on sale now

Photographic Section, U.S. Air Service, American Expeditionary Forces (AEF) and Major Edward J. Steichen, A.S.A. Untitled (Vaux), 1918/19. Gelatin silver print, from loose-leaf album of aerial photographs from the Photographic Section, Air Service, American Expeditionary Forces, World War I. The Art Institute of Chicago, gift of William Kistler. © 2014 The Estate of Edward Steichen/Artists Rights Society (ARS), New York

From fashion portraiture to aerial war photography, an exhibition celebrates Edward Steichen's photographic mastery

All images © Ricardo Cases, from El porqué de las naranjas, published by Mack Books

Spanish photographer Ricardo Cases on tradition, tragedy and the story behind his latest work. Colin Pantall reports

Woman dancing, Tara & Vito's wedding, Bedford, UK, 2013. Image © Lucy Levene

1000 Words Photography Magazine debuts exhibition at Flowers gallery in London

Braderie/A.P.C. © Philippe Jarrigeon

A tricky fashion assignment comes together in a Paris department store. Laurence Butet-Roch reports

September issue: Gerry Badger responds to two major surveys of architectural photography

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Further highlights from Photokina, the biannual trade exhibition showcasing the photography industry's latest innovations

Image © Sam Harris

The fourth edition of Guernsey Photography Festival kicks off with a packed programme of talks

Woman chainmaker © Brian Griffin

Photography, art and writing combine to celebrate the Black Country

Untitled, 2013. Image © Juul Kraijer

Wapping Project Bankside re-locates to Mayfair, opening its new doors with work by Dutch photographer Juul Kraijer

Epson Perfection V850 scanner

Epson launches two new flatbed scanners: the Perfection V850 Pro and Perfection V800 Photo

Leica M-A mechanical 35mm rangefinder camera

Leica Camera AG marks 60 years of Leica M with new mechanical camera and also unveils new S-System

Phase One announces the latest version of its professional imaging software - Capture One Pro 8