Joanna Milter has been the director of photography at The New Yorker since 2015. She was previously part of the award-winning photography department at The New York Times Magazine where she worked for eleven years.
A Photographer’s Portrait of His Wife Breast-Feeding Their Infant Child
Oct 6, 2017
The look of Vincent Ferrané’s new series, “Milky Way,” which documents his wife breast-feeding their infant child, is somewhere between that of fashion photography and of amateur home snapshots: starkly composed, brightly lit scenes present a world deeply private and tender—a mother and baby joined repeatedly in the act of nourishment, as the father looks on, present but apart.