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I Started Photographing Swedish Nature As A Therapy After I Injured My Back, Now It’s My Passion

Through photography, I’ve found a deep passion and curiousness for nature. Three years ago I damaged my back while working. This changed a lot of …

Nature

Man Teaches Himself Photography In Prison, Comes Out To Show The World What He’s Got

New York City-based photographer’s Donato Di Camillo is a self-taught professional photographer known for his gritty portraits from the heart of New …

Photography

Abandoned Olympic Venues From Around The World Or Why It’s The Biggest Waste Of Money Ever

The bobsleigh and luge track at Mount Trebevic, the Mount Igman ski-jumping course and related infrastructure are crumbling more and more with each …

Olympics

Photographs of everyday life in 1950s New York City discovered in an attic 45 years later

The vintage photographs you're about to see have an interesting history. They all came from a cardboard box filled with negatives that was unopened …

New York City

Bill Cunningham, Legendary Times Fashion Photographer, Dies at 87

Bill Cunningham, who turned fashion photography into his own branch of cultural anthropology on the streets of New York, chronicling an era’s ever-changing social scene for The New York Times by training his busily observant lens on what people wore — stylishly, flamboyantly or just plain sensibly …

These photos of the refugee crisis just won a Pulitzer Prize

Trapped inside a jellyfish

'Nature's tattoos': beauty of birthmarks showcased in Sydney photography exhibition

Artist and photographer Natalie McComas says she hopes her project 'In This Skin' will open up a conversation about birthmarks.

Photography

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I Combined Old And New Photos Of Paris To Bring History To Life

I’m Julien Knez from Paris (France). I found photos of Paris taken between 1871 and 1968, and then photographed the same site from the same angle. …

Paris

I Got Lost In The Beauty Of Tokyo At Night

I first visited Tokyo during the press tour for the game Far Cry 4 and I immediately fell in love with the city. Ahead of my second trip, I purchased …

Japan

A flying visit: Bird-watching in Australia

A pair of eclectus parrots, one of the 55 species found in Australia<p>T<p>ourists to Australia usually visit cities, especially Sydney. They take in urban …

Florida’s Shadow Country

Curran Hatleberg’s new project, “Shadow Country,” is named after Peter Matthiessen’s novel about the brutal Florida frontier of the early twentieth century. The Sunshine State of leisure and artifice, of Disney World and Miami Beach, is nowhere to be found. Rather, Hatleberg’s photographs are a …

American South

Carnies.....

The Cost Of Applause: 15+ Pics To Celebrate Ballet Day

Today is Ballet Day, so <b>Bored Panda</b> compiled a list featuring ballet dancers to admire their strength and grace.<p>While there is no record of the …

Performing Arts

Hong Kong In The 1950s Captured By A Teenager

These stunning photographs of Hong Kong in the 1950s are captured beautifully by a teenager. Ho Fan who arrived from Shanghai in 1949. The streets, …

Hong Kong

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Camilo José Vergara's New York

The crumbling spaces and resilient inhabitants of a decaying city<p>Born in Santiago, Chile in 1944, Camilo José Vergara studied sociology at Notre Dame, and moved to New York in 1968.<p>There, he became a prolific street photographer in his spare time, documenting the gritty neighborhoods of the South …

New York City

Ancient Trees: Woman Spends 14 Years Photographing World’s Oldest Trees

<i>“Standing as the earth’s largest and oldest living monuments, I believe these symbolic trees will take on a greater significance, especially at a</i> …

Ancient History

James Nachtwey: 30 Years in TIME

<i>To celebrate James Nachtwey’s 30 years as a contract photographer for TIME, we have organized an exhibit of 54 layouts that have appeared in the</i> …

Photography

Charlie Kinross: Ghost Towns and Drive-Ins

Charlie Kinross went to the U.S. in search of the America he knew from films and TV. What he found, in the wastelands of Nevada, was far more …

Travel

Let's Reminisce over Airplanes that had Piano Bars, Cocktail Lounges, Pubs and Restaurants

<i>A</i>irlines today just aren’t up for a good party anymore. Look at those fancy folks hanging out in comfy swivel chairs, ordering Martinis and asking …

Piano

Tony Gleaton, 67, Dies, Leaving Legacy in Pictures of Africans in the Americas

Tony Gleaton, a photographer who turned his back on a career in New York fashion and embarked on an itinerant artistic quest, documenting the lives of black cowboys and creating images of the African diaspora in Latin America, died on Friday in Palo Alto, Calif. He was 67.<p>The cause was oral cancer, …

Latin America

Tim Flach's fine animal portraiture – in pictures

Tim Flach, the renowned UK photographer, is exhibiting a series of animal portraits at the Retina Scottish International Photography Festival, Edinburgh. His work, which often examines the anthropomorphism of creatures in an abstract way, is on display at 11 Gayfield Square until 30 July.

TeddyBär - in pictures

TeddyBär features photographs taken in Germany of anonymous people posing alongside actors dressed as polar bears. The pictures were compiled between the end of the first world war and the late 60s by Jean-Marie Donat. They offer a unique glimpse in to the lives of everyday Germans of the time<p>They …

Beauty in ruins: abandoned places in Europe and Asia – in pictures

The ghost town of Pripyat, near Chernobyl, and derelict sites around Europe and central Asia became evocative locations for urban explorer David de Rueda on a six-week tour discovering hidden relics of the recent past – as part of Nikon’s Project Spotlight: Abandoned Places

Flood, fire and Fukushima: environmental photographer of the year 2015 – in pictures

A sandstorm rages over Kuwait, a woman shops in a derelict supermarket in Fukushima, and in Lagos women weave hair on the lagoon. These images are some of the best on the shortlist for the 2015 Ciwem Atkins Environmental Photographer of the year. Many are deceptively beautiful – look more closely …