Olivia Munn for Men’s Health

All Images © Emily Shur

Here’s the cover and some inside shots I like from the December 2010 issue of Men’s Health and their Tech Guide 2011.  We shot at the amazing Sheats-Goldstein Residence designed by architect John Lautner.  That was a first for me.  The house was so cool…it was overwhelming.  I [...]

Giant Book and Giant Show

My wonderful agency, Giant Artists, has self-published a book in place of a conventional agency promo.  The books just came in, and they look really awesome.  It’s a real book!  It features work from all of the Giant Artists, as well as interviews we did with each other.  The book is for sale [...]

The F-ing Man

Photograph © William Eggleston/Eggleston Artist Trust

Sunday, I went to see the Eggleston show at LACMA.  Sigh.  Loved it.  Discovering William Eggleston’s work when I was in college was mind-blowing for me.  The Democratic Forest has probably informed my perspective and my photography more than any other book I own. [...]

Dov Charney for The Globe and Mail

All Images © Emily Shur

Here is a recently published story I shot for The Globe and Mail on American Apparel founder and CEO, Dov Charney.  We shot on September 23rd at the American Apparel factory in downtown Los Angeles.  Most people’s reaction to the fact that I photographed Dov was “Ew.” [...]