Photography

CVLT Nation Magazine
Digital Launch! Issue 1:
Seven Stories – Band Photography

We are so stoked that this day is here! We’ve been working on a new project here at CVLT Nation, and we’re proud to say that Issue 1 of CVLT Nation Magazine is now online! We’ve taken one of our

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Are there Monsters in Your Closet?
Arthur Tress’ Daymares

Emotions are never so acute as they are in childhood. Happiness is intoxicating and overwhelming, and fear is all-encompassing. Your imagination is so powerful, it drives your every waking minute. Nightmares become reality, because the line between the day life

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KRIST MORT “Inlumaeh” Book Release!

Photographer Krist Mort understands the symbiosis of light and dark; shadows can not exist without light to cast them. That is what makes up the theme of her new book, a project that includes exclusive audio by Russian esoterist LAMIA

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The Human Skeleton…
Vintage Freak Show Cabinet Cards

In the 19th and most of the 20th century, humankind’s obsession with all things weird and freaky could only be satisfied with a trip to the circus freak show. There, our ancestors could ogle people afflicted with skin conditions, deformities

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Fooling the Heteros…
Vintage Drag Queens

I do love a good drag show, although I think the current trend towards exaggerated makeup, hair and clothing takes away from the simple beauty of a man dressed as a woman. Back in the day, the more realistic your

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A Real Life Post-Apocalyptic Wasteland…
Chernobyl Photos by Michael Day

Every once in a while, my mind goes places I don’t want it to – somewhere dark, helpless and terrifying. Once of those places is very real, and hidden at the same time – a world where nuclear disaster has

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Chuy, The Wolf Man & His Clan

via Dazed Digital Text & Photos by Eva Aridjis Jesús ‘Chuy’ Aceves, aka the Mexican ‘Wolf Man,’ and a dozen members of his extended family suffer from the extremely rare condition of congenital hypertrichosis, meaning they were born with an

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Blood of the Dove… Urban Shamans

via Feature Shoot For his haunting series Urban Shamans, Italy-based photographer Andrea Frazzetta documents the lives and rituals of healers, or curanderos, in Lima, Peru. While traveling, he explored the depths of the avenue Avenida Tacna, where shamans operate out

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Portraits of…
French Punk Culture From The 80′s

All Photos via Raya 80’s The kids will be united and the kids will rebel! This was just the case with what happen with punk in the 80’s. Early on, because of MRR I knew that what was taking place

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Pet Cemetery… Maria Ionova Gribina’s “Natura Morta”

I had a thing for dead animals as a kid. Not in a serial killer way – I never took any lives myself – but in a mournful, respectful kind of way. Whenever I spied roadkill near my house, whether

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