All posts by Alina Oswald

Alina Oswald is a writer and photographer documenting the AIDS pandemic and the LGBTQ+ community. She's often invited to talk about HIV and AIDS, photography, women in photography and the arts, and women empowerment. Her photography work has been featured in NYC shows and galleries, including Fresh Fruit Festival at Leslie-Lohman Museum, Postcards from the Edge at Visual AIDS, photo art shows at Soho Photo Gallery and La Vie Galerie. She is Arts Editor at A&U Magazine--America's AIDS Magazine, NYIP photography instructor, and the author of JOURNEYS THROUGH DARKNESS: A BIOGRAPHY of award-winning, legally blind photographer and AIDS activist, Kurt Weston. Contact her online at alinaoswald.com.

NYC Actor/Comedian Steve Hayes performing his one-man show, Steve Hayes With A "Hitch" at Pangea, in NYC. Photo by Alina Oswald. All Rights Reserved.

Photographing Steve Hayes with a “Hitch” …and a Z6

Photographing the Steve Hayes with a "Hitch" performance...with a Z6

Umbrella. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Going Mirrorless – A First Look at Nikon Z6

Nikon Z6 first impressions and test photo shoot

Red. Superstitions. Vampire Photography by Alina Oswald

Photographing Halloween

Photographing Halloween

Identity in b&w. WAD2007. Photo by Alina Oswald.

How I Got That Shot: Identity

Identity. WAD 2007. And Also how I met celebrity host, actor and advocate, Ron B.

Times Square in b&w. Photo by Alina Oswald.

Photographing in Times Square on Coming Out Day

Photographing portraits in Times Square.

LGBTQ+ History Month: Photographing Activists

Photographing activists. Stories of activism told in words and images.

Getting Ready for PhotoPlus Expo

Getting ready, planning and preparing for PhotoPlus Expo.