Skip to main content

Photography: including markets: Journals and websites

Photography, historic and contemporary, including markets


Cropped version of image by ©Stefan Georgi on Flickr. Licence for this image



Most journal, magazine and newspaper articles will be found by Summon, or the other databases listed on the first tab of this guide.

However you may want to browse a journal, magazine or newspaper individually, entering its title (not the article title) in the search box below:




Use the search box above to find publications such as:

  • Afterimage
  • Aperture
  • B&W
  • Blind Spot
  • British Journal of Photography
  • C International Photo Magazine
  • Critical Photography Series
  • E-Photo Newsletter
  • Études Photographiques
  • History of Photography
  • Hotshoe
  • Next Level
  • Philosophy of Photography
  • Photograph
  • Photographies
  • Photography & Culture
  • Photomonitor
  • Photoworks
  • Pluk
  • Portfolio
  • Source
  • Trans Asia Photography Review

You can also use the search box above to browse for other journals.  For instance, a Title contains all words search for photograph or photo will bring up other relevant journals.


For more info:




Arab Image Foundation
Over 500,000 photographs from the Middle East, north Africa and the Arab diaspora. Winner of Apollo's digital innovation award in 2019.


Over 350,000 high-quality reproductions of photographs are included in this art image database. 


Black Photographers Annual
Online version of this important African American publication from 1973-1980.


Digital Public Library of America: photography
Collection of US photographs, grouped by theme.


Europeana Photography
A major collection of digitised versions of European photographs from the period.1839-1939. Contains over 400,000 images.


Exhibitions of the Royal Photographic Society 1870-1915
Database of over 45,000 records, including reproductions of the exhibiton catalogues. From De Montfort University.


iPhoto Central 
Provides "thousands of web pages for the photography collector, curator and historian". Includes all issues of the E-photo newsletter.


Photography Exhibitions in Britain 1839-1865
Free database


Pictorialist photography exhibition catalogues
103 exhibition catalogues from 1891-1914, made available online by the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Originally donated to the Museum by Alfred Stieglitz.


William Henry Fox Talbot catalogue raisonné

Free online catalogue raisonné.  This is a new resource and very much a work-in-progress. Hosted by the University of Oxford. His correspondence is online in a separate database.