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November 25, 2020

These Photos Document an Incredible 28-Hour, 62-Mile Open-Water Swim

On June 26, 2020, former Malta Olympian Neil Agius completed a 100 kilometer (~62-mile) open-water swim between Sicily and Malta in record-setting time. Photographer Kurt Arrigo accompanied Agius and documented the incredible feat. Agius competed in the 2004 Olympics in the 400-meter […]
November 25, 2020

I Didn’t Shoot an Illegal Party During Lockdown

If anybody asks, it wasn’t me, I wasn’t there. I actually lent my camera to a friend who then lent it to another friend before I got the camera back and saw these pictures. I don’t know anybody here. I didn’t get […]
November 25, 2020
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In the corridors of power

The volatility of Australian politics in recent years was a baptism of fire for award-winning press gallery photographer Alex Ellinghausen. MP Bob Katter addresses the media at Parliament House in Canberra, September 2018. When Fairfax Media’s Alex Ellinghausen was named Canberra Press […]
November 25, 2020

Animal Shelter Photographs Older Dogs Dressed as Senior Citizens to Encourage Adoption

Senior dogs are typically harder to find homes for than younger puppies but are no less in need of a home. To help encourage their adoption, the Flagler Humane Society has playfully dressed these older dogs as senior citizens in an ongoing […]
November 24, 2020

Photographer Replaces Paris Statues with Pop Culture Characters

What if the iconic statues found throughout Paris didn’t feature legendary heroes of old, but rather pop-culture heroes of modern times? That’s what French photographer and retoucher Benoit Lapray tries to answer with his new photo project titled Monuments. “It was in […]
November 24, 2020

The First Photojournalist

The first known combat photographs were taken by an anonymous individual during the American-Mexican War of 1846-1847. Nevertheless, the Crimean War of the 1850s is where combat photography is said to have been born, with photographers like Roger Fenton, Felice Beato, and […]
November 24, 2020

A Private Photo Gallery with a Difference

“I was pleasantly aware of being one of them… anonymous, alone and on my own clock.”-K Madhavan Pillai This article was originally published in August 2016. A few weeks ago, I made an early morning trip to Mumbai’s infamous Chor Bazaar with […]
November 21, 2020

Ami Vitale: Not About the Image

Ami Vitale’s journey as a Nikon Ambassadorand National Geographic photographer has taken her to 89 countries, where she has witnessed upheaval, surreal beauty and the enduring power of the human spirit. This article was originally published in April 2016.  Photography is not […]
November 20, 2020

Gaze Upon These Wild, Psychedelic Light-Painted Portraits

Photographer Reid Godshaw creates colorful portraits that are one hundred percent unedited and made only with his physical light-painting techniques. He also is dedicated to making as many of them as possible, at no charge to his subjects. Godshaw says that each […]

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