October 29 - 11:51 AM
Join Doug Menuez at American Photography’s Big Talk symposium for a panel discussion on photographers as advocates
On Wednesday, November 4, American Photography‘s David Schonauer will be moderating a panel discussion on the topic of photographers as advocates and the power of photography to change the world. He’ll be interviewing award-winning photographer and director Doug Menuez, who knows a little something about changing the world from his years spent documenting the digital […]

October 01 - 11:43 AM
Digital Photo Pro interviews Doug Menuez about documenting Steve Jobs and the digital revolution in Silicon Valley for his “Fearless Genius” project
The October issue of Digital Photo Pro features an interview with Doug Menuez, who discusses his historic project “Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985–2000.” The article is particularly timely given the upcoming release of the film Steve Jobs, which stars Michael Fassbender as the iconic innovator. “By 1985, when I got [to […]

September 22 - 11:49 AM
Flashback: Doug Menuez recalls photographing the Grateful Dead’s 1983 New Year’s Eve show in San Francisco
Back in 1983, early in his career as a documentary photographer, Doug Menuez received a gem of an assignment from Time magazine: to capture the scene at the Grateful Dead‘s New Year’s Eve concert in San Francisco. Below, he shares his memories from the shoot, as well as some of his favorite images.     […]

July 29 - 6:01 PM
Doug Menuez on photographing the hustle and bustle of FedEx’s massive Memphis cargo airport
FedEx recently commissioned Doug Menuez to capture the boundless energy and productivity of its Memphis hub for a corporate image library. “It’s like a nation state—it takes about 20 minutes just to drive from one end to the other of the 500-acre-plus hub,” he says. “Inside, they have 15 million square feet of facilities where […]

July 16 - 1:17 PM
Doug Menuez documents a visiting-nurse program in the South Bronx that supports new moms
Making sure new moms have a solid foundation to be great parents is the mission of Edna McConnell Clark Foundation’s Nurse-Family Partnership. In the program, specially trained nurses make regular visits to low-income expecting mothers—whose median age is just 19— during their first pregnancy and the first two years of their children’s lives, teaching them […]

July 08 - 11:00 AM
Doug Menuez on the challenge and thrill of capturing authentic moments for Charles Schwab
Charles Schwab recently commissioned Doug Menuez to shoot an image library that represents the Schwab brand—lifestyle and documentary-style images that feel authentic, fresh, and often spontaneous even though the shoots are, in fact, carefully planned. “To be given an assignment to bring my skills into a commercial project where I get to blur categories—documentary, portraits, […]

June 30 - 7:03 PM
Video: Doug Menuez on the New Year’s Eve phone call that led to an ad campaign for Eventbrite

May 28 - 12:02 PM
Doug Menuez’s new portrait series shines a light on EG, an exclusive conference for the world’s most creative innovators
At the recent EG 9 conference in Monterey, California, Doug Menuez shot a series of portraits of attendees entirely with an iPhone, as part of a collaboration with Russell Preston Brown, creative director at Adobe. “What is EG? Think of a smaller, funkier TED, with an eclectic, electric gathering of talent, knowledge, tech, and soul, […]

April 20 - 12:19 PM
This Wednesday: Tune in to Doug Menuez’s online lecture on how he adapted his photo project “Fearless Genius” across multiple media platforms
The American Society of Media Photographers has asked Doug Menuez to share the success story behind his photo project “Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985 to 2000,” which has been published as a monograph and curated as a traveling exhibition, and is being adapted for TV, the Web, a documentary, and education […]

March 27 - 3:27 PM
Video: Doug Menuez on what Steve Jobs taught him about commanding respect
Inspired by the iconic images in Doug Menuez‘s book Fearless Genius: The Digital Revolution in Silicon Valley 1985–2000, Inc. magazine interviewed the award-winning photographer about the lessons he learned during this pivotal era. In the “Playbook” series of videos at, Doug talks about insights he gained from Apple and from Steve Jobs himself, as well […]