summer

Photography

Sun-drenched photos that will make you long for summertime

The established and emerging photographers featured in Something Special Studios' annual photo book share their visual diary of the season.
madeleine seidel
12.16.21
Film

7 movies for a sapphic summer

Female sexuality is explored under the beating hot sun in these queer films to watch.
Emily Maskell
7.16.21
Culture

All hail the return of the horny, chaotic, celebrity summer

Our thanks go out to Bennifer, for making famous people... good again?
Louis Staples
6.29.21
Photography

These summer photos on the Dead Sea will help cure your seasonal depression

Photographer Cait Oppermann captures the transient beauty of the water’s edge.
Britnee Meiser
12.7.20
Photography

Photos of a long, hot European summer

Ash Kingston’s latest zine takes us to the South of France to sunbathe on the rocky coast and swim in the Mediterranean Sea.
Nicole DeMarco
10.5.20
Photography

These dystopian summer holiday photos spotlight the other side of paradise

Photographer Txema Salvans' sunbathers enjoy moments of tranquility in the post-industrial landscape of the Spanish Mediterranean.
Emma Russell
9.2.20
Photography

Photos that capture the spirit of an endless, sun-soaked summer

Akila Berjaoui's photography makes us long for those carefree days spent at the beach.
Rolien Zonneveld
6.16.20
Photography

These photos document coming of age at summer camp in the 90s

Mark Steinmetz's dreamy and deeply touching photos capture the messy transition from childhood to adolescence.
Sarah Gooding
1.28.20
Photography

These sun-soaked photos capture the spirit of summertime

From Renell Medrano to Adam Zhu, 13 photographers take us back to warmer days in the Summer of Something Special.
Erica Euse
1.6.20
Culture

8 essential albums of the summer

From Tyler, the Creator's 'IGOR' to Clairo's 'Immunity,' there's a fresh soundtrack for every mood.
Mary Retta
8.28.19
Culture

the best sunny horror films to watch this summer

It's never too hot to get sp00ky!
Roisin Lanigan
7.17.19
Culture

the 7 best films to binge on netflix over the summer holiday

The coolest movies to stream when you want to escape the heat.
Diane Paik
7.3.19
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