Maria Grekova

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Readers' travel photography competition: 2017 – the winners

In 2017 readers entered thousands of images to our competition. Here are the top shots from each month. Scroll down to see the overall winner, whose prize is a fabulous wildlife holiday for two to Costa Rica with Exodus Travels

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A Visual History of Air Force One

Presidential air travel over the past 100 years.<p>Air Force One isn't a specific plane, it's the air traffic control designation given to any Air Force aircraft with the President of the United States on board. The designation was first used when an Eastern Airlines commercial flight entered the same …

Sofia Bonati's amazing ladies – in pictures

For the past couple of years, Sofia Bonati has been drawing intricate portraits of women against a backdrop of mazes and floral patterns. A self-taught artist from Argentina, now based in the UK, Bonati uses pencils, watercolours, inks, gouache and markers to portray “the intricacy of the female …

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The best of the wildlife photography awards 2017 – in pictures

Winning images from national and international wildlife photography competitions of the year

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2017 Seen Through the Lens of Mario Tama

This has been a very busy year for Getty Images photographer Mario Tama. By my count, Getty has distributed more than 2,320 of his photos in 2017, taken while he traveled thousands of miles from pole to pole and all across the Americas. Tama is based in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, but started his year …

Plunging temperatures bring festive snowfall to parts of UK – in pictures

Snow has swept parts of the country, bringing festive cheer to some and travel misery to others. Here is a selection of the day’s best wintry photos

Taking a Portrait of the Portrait Master: Louis Mendes and His Graflex

If you’ve ever been to a photo event in New York City or taken a pilgrimage to B&H Photo, chances are you’ve noticed the man in the trench coat with …

From Sydney to London, the world marks the 99th anniversary of the end of the first world war and remembers those who have lost their lives in conflict

How Some Of The Most Iconic Photographic Companies Got Their Names

We use our photographic equipment every day. So much so that the names adorning them become as familiar as a comfortable pair of slippers. Take a …

National Geographic’s #TellYourPollutionStory asks readers to share their images to shed light on new evidence that pollution – air, water, soil and workplace – is the leading cause of death in the world

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