Photo of the Day: The Baroness – Will Arnett Edition

Will and The Baroness

© Emily Shur

The Baroness leads a very glamorous life indeed.  Check her out, full page, in the new issue of Bust Magazine.  Will Arnett‘s in the picture, too!

SXSW Digital



Family of the Year


Michael Monroe of Hanoi Rocks

New Politics

Miike Snow

The Soft Pack

Freelance Whales

Kate Voegele

The Like

Jason Stollsteimer/Hounds Below




Riverboat Gamblers

All Images © Emily Shur

Here are yet more bands from SXSW.  These were all shot with the Canon [...]

SXSW Polaroids

Fat Mike as Cokie the Clown

Sharon Jones

The XX

Never Shout Never

Neko Case and Jakob Dylan

Diane Birch

Rye Rye

Minus the Bear

Mike Posner


The Antlers

Ben Bridwell of Band of Horses

All Images © Emily Shur

I’m back from SXSW with some major sniffles and [...]


Getting ready to head over to Austin for some picture taking at SXSW.  I’m hoping to post some fun shiz from the lone star state, but I thought I’d get you (and myself) in the mood with a little vintage Geto Boys.  Not sure if y’all heard, but I grew up in Texas…H-Town [...]

Sad But True

Corey Haim photographed in Los Angeles on July 3rd, 2008

Photo © Emily Shur

I do a lot of shoots that don’t wind up in my book or on my website.  I think all of us photographers do that.  We have to.  In the summer of 2008, I [...]

And Now Back to Photography…

Fall Colors, Nikko, 2009

Storefront, Shinjuku, 2009

Hitachi, Tsukishima, 2009

Side Street, Tsukishima, 2009

Woman, Shinjuku Gyoen, 2009

Empty Pool, Nakano, 2009

Spring Colors, Imperial Palace Gardens, 2006

All Images © Emily Shur

I am currently updating and re-working my portfolios.  Just got some new scans made of some Japan pictures.  Thought I’d share.

Stars and Magnetic Fields

Fear of Trains by Magnetic Fields.  Listen.

Last night, we went to see Magnetic Fields.  I’ve had lots of celebrity sightings here in LA, but last night was a good one.  At the show we saw Molly Ringwald.  Molly f-ing Ringwald.  I felt like I was 13 and comfortably miserable all over again.  It was exciting.