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AP, Reuters, New York Times among 2016 Pulitzer Prize winners

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Associated Press won the Pulitzer Prize for public service for reporting on abuse in the seafood industry that helped free 2,000 slave laborers, and Reuters and The New York Times shared the breaking news photography award for images of the European refugee crisis.<p>The …

The 20 photographs of the week

The continuing refugee crisis in Europe, the Panama Papers, the Grand National at Aintree - the best photography in news, culture and sport from around the world this week

Photo highlights of the day: Seville April Fair and Syrian elections

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including an April Fair in Seville, Syrian elections and novice nuns in Thailand

Here comes the sun: Photographer shoots sunrises and sunsets around the world

Landscape Photography

andy yeung's drone photos rise above hong kong at night to capture urban fog

<b>andy yeung’s drone photos rise above hong kong at night to capture urban fog</b><br>all images courtesy of andy yeung<p><b>back in march, designboom featured drone</b> …

Hong Kong

Pictures of the day: 20 March 2016 - Telegraph

Russia

Strange but familiar Britain seen by foreign photographers

<b>An exhibition at the Barbican in London explores life in Britain as seen through the eyes of international photographers. Work from the 1930s to the present depicts the social, cultural and political life of the country.</b><p>Strange and Familiar: Britain as Revealed by International Photographers is …

Henri Cartier-Bresson

Pictures of the day: 14th March 2016 - Telegraph

Ready for my close up: Captivating macro photographs show insects in detail - Telegraph

Photography

Inside North Korea: Photographers offer a rare insight into Kim Jong-un's secretive state

Pictures of the day: 12th March 2016 - Telegraph

Intended Consequences: Rwandan Children Born of Rape - Interview with Jonathan Torgovnik | LensCulture

<i>Often times, we think of portraiture as a separate genre from documentary & photoreportage. The latter tell a story and convey something of the truth about a larger situation, tragedy or setting. The former is focused on the individual and what’s etched onto their faces and eyes, what’s expressed</i> …

Africa

Samsung Elevates Mobile Phone Picture Quality with Dual Pixel Technology in its Newest Image Sensor

Samsung Electronics, a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, announced its newest 12 megapixel (Mp) image sensor for smartphones, which …

Putting drunk driving to the test

The standard sobriety tests that are given to suspected drunk drivers by police across the country originated with a small Los Angeles organization called the Southern California Research Institute.<p>In the photo above, which ran in the Los Angeles Times on March 20, 1977, a research assistant sits …

Alcohol

The first colour photographs of America

Photographer Gary Braasch Dies Snorkeling at Great Barrier Reef

Renowned American photographer Gary Braasch died yesterday while snorkeling at the Great Barrier Reef off the coast of Australia. He was 70.<p>Braasch …

andy yeung's drone photography captures hong kong's urban jungle

jan 12, 2018<p>in a series of uncanny tree-men-like hybrids, the artist maps an imaginative trail through the woods narrating the absorption of human …

Modern Art

The tribes of Ethiopia's Omo Valley by Massimo Rumi, in pictures - Telegraph

Italy

Capturing wild nights out in Uganda

Under a cloak of darkness, our most true – or most fake – selves often come out to play. Escapism is universal and typically accompanied by a cabinet of vices like booze, drugs and promiscuity – all of which go hand-in-hand with a desire to seek out freedom once night-time descends. That’s what …

Uganda

See Amazing Photos of the Real 'Rosie the Riveter' Women of World War II

Woman working on an airplane motor at North American Aviation, Inc., plant in California, June 1942. Photographed by Alf<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Library of …

Amazing

The Masked Expressions of Delphine Diallo

The French and Senegalese visual artist challenges notions of race and gender through her collage and masked portrait series.<p>On Instagram, the visual artist Delphine Diallo posts collaged works daily. From the series <i>Morning Drawings</i>, a magazine cutout of Naomi Campbell gets a layer of sinewy white …

3D Printing

Gorgeous photo finalists showcase the world we live in

After months of competition, the countless entries to the Smithsonian.com 13th Annual Photo Contest have been whittled down to just 70 finalists. The resulting shortlist is a stunning insight into the world in 2015.<p>Readers are encouraged to vote for the Readers’ Choice winner online up until 21 …

Drone Photos Show the Crazy Urban Density of Hong Kong

Photographer <b>Andy Yeung</b> drone photography series “Urban Density” is eye-opening to say the very least. It puts into visual terms something most people …

Hong Kong

These Photos Of A Hero Fan Saving A Child From Being Hit In The Face With A Bat Are Heart-Stopping

As we have unfortunately seen too many times over the last couple of years, not being totally alert at a baseball game when you’re sitting close to the action could lead to serious consequences. At a spring training game between the Pirates and Braves in Florida on Saturday, it looked as though one …

Baseball

Fukushima tsunami five years on: Futaba pictures inside the exclusion zone - Telegraph

Urban explorer captures haunting images of abandoned New Jersey jail

A photographer captured images of abandoned prison cells and encountered “shadowy figures” walking in the hallways<p>Exploring an abandoned building described as the “world’s most haunted jail” may not sound much fun but one photographer decided to venture inside to capture some spine-tingling …

Urbanism

Photo highlights of the day: Donald Trump, riot police and fashion

Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of the best photographs from around the world, including Moscow cat show

Urban Explorers Infiltrate An Abandoned Prison In Europe

Image credit: Dan Raven<p>Urban explorer and photographer Dan Raven has spent a great deal of time documenting scenes of urban decay and abandonment …

Urbanism

27 breathtaking photos of the Aurora Borealis over the UK and Ireland

LONDON — Some lucky sky watchers from across the UK and Ireland are posting photos they captured last night during a truly dazzling display of the …

24 incredible photos the Royal Australian Air Force took in the past year

'Another snow ball. The captain will be disappointed with that.' Picture: © Commonwealth of Australia/Dept of Defence<p>We've been featuring some of the amazing work done by the defence forces in the past year, and their official photographers.<p>Recently, we've shown the best images from the Royal …

Australian Defence Force