Jon Michael Anzalone

Photographer
   
Location: New York City
Nationality: Queens
Biography: Analog spiritualist. Crumbling cities and strange places. Jon Michael Anzalone works independently on stories of personal interest and significance, carrying out well-studied, politically mature, and humanist photo essays on obscure topics. His... read on
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Visura Consultations
jon michael anzalone
Jun 17, 2017
Thank you to editor Scott Thode, and thank you to Visura for creating the opportunity for editorial consultations. This was an outstanding chance to really talk and ask questions about how to better share my work, and how to try to advance myself.

I've got a lot to think about and a lot to work on, and I'll hope you'll like what I have to contribute. 
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Orzu Bazaar - Revisited

By Jon Michael Anzalone — During a conversation with an editor I met here on Visura, I was challenged to do a re-edit of my 2017 project in Uzbekistan, Orzu Bazaar. I am..
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Move with Animals

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I have prepared a new photoessay from my time in Kyrgyzstan during the World Nomad Games. This project is a street photography series shot on film..
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World Nomad Games 2018

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I'm happy to share that I have received accreditation as a member of the foreign media by Kyrgyzstan MFA for next month's World Nomad Games..
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Portfolio Prep Question

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Question for galleries, or for artists with relevant experience: In preparing a portfolio to send to a gallery's open call, does the gallery..
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World Nomad Games III

By Jon Michael Anzalone — In one month, I will be in Kyrgyzstan for the third biennial World Nomad Games. This is a Olympics-style competition of traditional Central Asian..
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World Nomad Games & Publishing Query

By Jon Michael Anzalone — This September, I am going to Kyrgyzstan for the World Nomad Games. It is the third biennial hosting of this even, which is a tournament of sporting..
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2018

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I can't wait to tell you about my next project.
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Orzu Bazaar

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I am very excited to finally share my longform photoessay in Uzbekistan. This work took a long time to create, not just from the time since April..
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Uzbekistan

By Jon Michael Anzalone — As television drones who couldn't find Uzbekistan on a map pose themselves as experts I have a volume of unpublished photography from this past May,..
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Orzu Bazaar - New Exclusive Project

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I have just shared a ten image preview of my new project, Orzu Bazaar, which I shot this past April/May in Uzbekistan. The project is currently in..
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2017 Project

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I'm working on something new. If interested, say hello.  jon.anzalone@gmail.com
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Photography Timeline - 2005-current

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I posted a timeline of my photography going back to 2005. Want an introduction to my aesthetic, and to see where it came from?  Check it out..
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Interview: Today's Zaman

By Jon Michael Anzalone — In 2011, I was interviewed about my photography project, Khamra Obscura , by a reporter for Today's Zaman newspaper, an English-language daily from..
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Reflection Essay

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I wrote a reflection on the meaning of the nature photos and sequences in my work, NO LAWS.
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New Project Pitch

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Howdy, editors. Looks like the winds of fate will take my next project to Central Asia. My next work is slated for a destination I've wanted to see..
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Ambient Reaction

By Jon Michael Anzalone — During a long, affecting political cycle, everyone has something to say about their viewpoints and reaction to things being said and done around us...
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NO LAWS

By Jon Michael Anzalone — After a long year, I'm happy to announce my 2016 work is now complete. "NO LAWS" is a long read, slow burn photoessay shot in Southwest Montana,..
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2016 Project

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Three moments, two journeys, one diary. No laws in my sprawling, disjointed 2016 work, across Pennsylvania, Southwest Montana, Costa Rica, and New..
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Paradise Valley

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Looking forward to sharing new work in a couple of months.
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Recent Work

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Just came back from a one week trip shooting. For the first time, I went somewhere that had very few people present. What a challenge, trying to..
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September 3rd

By Jon Michael Anzalone — It's been a while. It feels likes interminable since I picked up a camera, or since the last project in Armenia. This year has been so overwhelmed..
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MIFA Award

By Jon Michael Anzalone — Thank you the Moscow International Foto Awards for recognizing my 2015 photo essay, Ayb. This project is a true culmination of the momentum I put..
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Instagram

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I guess I'm behind the times on this, but I've just opened an Instagram account. Follow me @defeats.us  
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Visura's Product Page & Strategies

By Jon Michael Anzalone — I've just opened up my site's web store using Visura's new Product Page in the Site Manager. This has been something I've wrestled with for a while...
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