June 26, 2015. NYC Pride March grand marshalls Ian McKellen and Derek Jacobi joined Titus Burgess, Ashanti, Steve Grand, Adore Delano, and others to get the city pumped for this year's historic Pride celebrations.
Each year, Next puts out the call for photographers around the world to submit images that represent the rich tapestry of contemporary gay life for our annual photo contest. This year’s submissions included a wide variety of photos, from the candid to the meticulously styled, from the campy to the profound. These nine finalists represent the best of the best selected by our editors in cooperation with the Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art.