Lou Lesko

Articles, Essays, and Alibis

Missing the Static: Fumbling through the controls for the first time I found the BBC in London and a myriad of other broadcasts in different languages from cities all over the globe. It was mesmerizing.

The Ghost of Communism: The true story of a fashion photographer who goes to the Soviet Union as a photojournalist, not quite knowing what photojournalists do.

The Secret Life of Models: Stalkers, masturbators, crowded apartments, and battered feet; welcome to the glamorous life of a fashion model.