Giant Artists Book Release/Group Show/Holiday Party THIS Friday 12/2

Everyone in LA should come to the Giant Artists book release, group show, and holiday party this Friday December 2nd!  Check out THIS Los Angeles’ site for slightly more info.  Should be super fun as usual up in there.   An awesome special amazing talented person (that I may or may not be [...]

Kelly Kelly for Maxim

All Images © Emily Shur

Sometimes I shoot sexy ladies and cars!  Check out my photos of WWE badass Kelly Kelly on the cover and inside the December issue of Maxim.  Happy Thanksgiving!

Bill Maher for Newsweek

Bill Maher, at home with his dog Chico © Emily Shur

Bill Maher.  I’m a huge fan.  Big time fan.  Still a fan after this shoot, but I just have to say a little something about this experience because I took away something important from this shoot.  When I got the shoot, [...]

Mindy Kaling for Time Magazine


Images © Emily Shur

This shoot for Time marks the third time I’ve photographed Mindy, and I think we found the sweet spot.  She looks great, and just goes to show you don’t need an elaborate location.  I mean, I’d like one, but I don’t need one.  This was shot [...]

collect.give book

The charity-based online photography gallery collect.give announces the release of a book celebrating the project’s first 50 photographers – all of whom have pledged to donate 100% of their print proceeds to charities they’ve selected. Since 2009, collect.give has raised over $28,000 for a wide variety of charitable organizations, by selling affordable, limited edition photographs.


128 pages, softcover, [...]