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Robbie Shone vous emmène au fond des grottes géantes en Chine http://bit.ly/1jN5RVe

Premier prix Nature - Reportage ©Steve Winter, USA, for National Geographic http://www.photo.fr/blog/wolrd-press-photo-2014-le-palmares.html

MAGAZINE ◊ Mathieu Pernot’s work belongs to the tradition of political art informed by history and sociology. The artist proceeds by series, which constitute as many analytical and successive points of view regarding major political and social questions of identity, memory, alienation and progress. In this interview published on our only magazine, he elaborates on his re-use of preexisting images: http://lemagazine.jeudepaume.org/2014/02/mathieu-pernot-giving-form-to-history-fren/ Photo : identity picture of Bietschika Gorgan, 1945. Reproduction Mathieu Pernot

Bloody Battles in Kiev

Flames engulfed the main anti-government protest camp on Kiev's Independence Square as riot police tried to force demonstrators out following the bloodiest clashes in three months of protests. The iconic square turned into a war zone as riot police moved slowly through opposition barricades, …

Lost, photography, montage, retouching by Jolonch Oriol

BOOK, Art viewer visitor<p>Follow<p>Information about the image<p>154 views by artists<p>3984 views by visitorsVisitors include only non-authenticated site …

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Magnum's Jerome Sessini is photographing among the protesters in Kiev. For more images, check out the story in De Standaard-->http://bit.ly/1mvVmYe Photo © Jerome Sessini/Magnum Photos

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John Wessels Wednesday<p>"Suffering and triumph on a massive scale. All of it under-reported. And frustration. Frustration that no-one seems to be …

Rakhine State

Meeting His Holiness: TIME's Portrait of the Dalai Lama

Marco Grob for TIME<p>1 of 1<p>Everyone talks about the magical presence that accompanies His Holiness the Dalai Lama wherever he walks. They are right.<p>On …

Battleground Kiev: 'Halfway Between a War and A Protest'

High-speed Ballistics Photography by Herra Kuulapaa

Finnish photographer and quite the experimentalist, Herra Kuulapaa, has been fine-tuning the art of high-speed ballistics photography for the last …

In the News: Kiev - Violence Escalates Despite a Truce

<b>Hundreds of armed protesters charged police barricades Thursday on Kiev's central Independence Square, despite a truce called just hours earlier by</b> …

Pictures of the Week: February 14 – February 21

Feb. 19, 2014. Riot police officers stand on Independence Square during on-going anti-government protests in downtown Ki<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Alexey Furman—EPA

Daybreak

Oxford University under the winter Milky Way

'Life' Photographer Showed Africa Through A New Lens

Before World War II, many Americans got exaggerated ideas about Africa from movies like <i>Tarzan the Ape Man —</i> movies that were filmed on Hollywood sound stages<i>.</i><p>It took time to change that view. But after the war, <i>Life</i> magazine photographer Eliot Elisofon sought to shed a new light on the vast and …

Amazing Cityscape Views from the Rooftops of Dubai

Photographer Karim Nafatni gives new energy to the glowing lights of bustling Dubai in his stunning series of cityscapes, simply called <i>Rooftop Photography</i>. As we have seen before, the Dubai-based photographer and major airline pilot is certainly not afraid of heights! In his ongoing series, Nafatni …

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Finding the right Greek island

With more than 2000 islands, from tiny atolls to Crete, maritime Greece is unmatched for sheer variety. Beaches, history, walking, cycling, water sports, festivals, food, ecology: chances are if you want it, they’ve got it. Here are just a few of the incomparable offerings Greek islands hold.<p>Best …

#LPfanphoto no. 2. Image by @brunanic in #Patagonia, Southern #Argentina, #SouthAmerica. This image was taken at Glaciar Perito Moreno. The photographer of this shot trekked to get to this spot before putting on her crampons and walking about on the ice for a few hours. We loved the first person perspective she's captured and couldn't overlook it as our fan photo for the week. Thanks @brunanic! #travel

A break from exploring #Glasgow's West End. #Lonelyplanet staffer @sebnailin stepped in for a Hendrick's and some haggis at one of the area's many great eateries. Pictured in the photo is the inside of Stravaigin. This Lonely Planet reviewed gastro pub is a serious #foodie's delight, with a menu constantly pushing the boundaries of originality. See The Glasgow destination page for more great places to eat, on LonelyPlanet.com. #kelvinbridge #scotland #uk #travel

Ten of the world's most mind-blowing landscapes

Gazing at a remarkable view for the first time is one of travel’s greatest thrills – and these 10 landscapes are among the most mind-blowing we’ve ever seen.<p>Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming, USA<p>Yellowstone National Park has an embarrassment of astonishing sights, from the thundering waterfalls of …

Devinette sur la région Midi-Pyrénées : Quel est ce lieu touristique ?

Viaduc de Millau - Pylône et haubans du pont autoroutier - Plus de photos de l'Aveyron sur http://france-voyage.com/s-170x5

Testez vos connaissances sur la région Languedoc-Roussillon : Quel est ce lieu touristique ?

Watch Asteroid Take the Bull by the Horns

Changing Planet<p>In this artist’s concept, an asteroid belt filled with rocks and dusty debris orbits a star similar to our own sun. Sky-watchers get to see one of the larger asteroids in our solar system this month. Image credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech<p><b>A glimpse of a large asteroid comes to delight</b> …

The Balloon Highline

When climbing/BASE jumping pioneer Steph Davis says she loves something, as she just did about this video on Facebook, we’re instantly curious. “It’s so beautiful, so group-oriented, so technically demanding, so unique … so French!” Davis marveled in a follow-up email.<p>This may be a stunt, but we …

Kid-Friendly Paris: In and Around the Louvre

<i>Here they are — ten kid-friendly things you can do in and around the Louvre:</i><p><b>1.</b> Enjoy a grand view of Paris from the Place de la Concorde Ferris wheel through February, or jump on the trampolines near the Concorde entrance anytime of year.<p><b>2.</b> Ease into the museum mind-set at the Musée des Arts …

Know Before You Go: Paris

If Paris is a croissant, crafted with immeasurable pride, kneaded by the hands of many, some visitors only get a taste of the flaky exterior. Whether you’re traveling for a long weekend or coming back for more, here’s a quick primer on getting to, from, and around this iconic city with ease.<p><b>>> When</b> …

Paris Travel Guide

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