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This 18-year-old hopped trains for 5 years and caught it all on camera

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In 2003, Mike Brodie, aged 18, left home to hop freight trains across the USA. Freight-hopping – a form of …

Trains

The whales of Baja California

An aerial view of a whale getting close to a boat in the Sea of Cortez in the Gulf of California

L

ike Herman Melville’s Captain Ahab, I too was in …

25 Awesome In-Flight Photos Taken by Pilots from the Cockpit

Some people just have cooler offices than others… offices with a view… an ever-changing view that can include everything from the aurora borealis, to …

Dynamic Portraits of Acrobatic Dancer and Bursts of Powder Frozen in Time

Brussels-based photographer Jeffrey Vanhoutte freezes extraordinary instants in time in these expressive shots of an acrobatic dancer leaping and twirling amid dynamic clouds of powder. The Belgian photographer captured these spontaneous shots for the creative agency Norvell Jefferson in order to …

Photographers

New York City, Summer, 1969 http://t.co/PfT2GMXT3Y

Paris, 1920s http://t.co/9zvdUDZZMN

Before alarm clocks were affordable, 'knocker-ups' were used to wake people early in the morning. UK, around 1900 http://t.co/06uviFoVsn

Hilarious Family Portraits Capture the Chaos of Being a Parent

As any parent knows, raising a family isn't always a walk in the park. Lifestyle photographer Danielle Guenther captures this sentiment in Best Case Scenario, a hilarious series that presents some of the messy, chaotic moments of parenting in a comical light.

Guenther, who regularly visits different …

Renaissance-Inspired Portraits with a Fast Food Twist

Inspired by the beauty of Renaissance paintings, German photographer Rebecca Rütten puts a spotlight on contemporary fast food culture in her series Contemporary Pieces, rendering greasy burgers and takeout containers in the dramatic lighting and classical style of the Old Masters. Elegant …

ClassicPics on Twitter

First Lady Nancy Reagan sits on Mr. T dressed as Santa Claus at the White House Christmas Party, 1983. pic.twitter.com/W3ZuEXCda9

“First Lady Nancy …

ClassicPics on Twitter

How the opening crawl of Star Wars was filmed. pic.twitter.com/Mjdyr6XG2J

“How the opening crawl of Star Wars was filmed.”

ClassicPics on Twitter

Teenagers in New York City's South Bronx, 1970. pic.twitter.com/DRE8BvHCPW

“Teenagers in New York City's South Bronx, 1970.”

“@katemadelin does it count if I'm a day late?! Would Sadie and Heidi like these NJ towers? Passing the black n white buck to @heyhyeyun…”

History In Pictures on Twitter

Space Shuttle launch viewed from the ISS pic.twitter.com/ac8D8IttQW

Hardcore Athlete Portraits of Weightlifting Grandmas and Basketball Playing Grandpas

Advertising imagery for everything from basketball shoes to weightlifting attire usually features muscled athletes performing some amazing (if …

Portrait Photography

Captivating Portraits of Namibia's Fashionable Herero Tribe

We recently spoke to London-based photographer Jim Naughten about his stunning portrait series of the Herero tribe members of Namibia. How did this …

Portrait Photography

'Genesis' is Photographer Sebastião Salgado's 'Love Letter to the Planet'

For Genesis, Brazilian photographer Sebastião Salgado traveled to thirty two of the most wild regions in the world, thriving areas that have …

Majestic Black and White Studio Portraits of Goats and Sheep by Kevin Horan

Ben #1, 2014. Photo © Kevin Horan. Sherlock #2, 2012. Ella #1, 2014. Photos © Kevin Horan. Carl #1. Photos © Kevin Horan. Xantippe #1. Lizzie #1. …

Portrait Photography

“Test shoot | photography @stefan_wellsmore | make up @moni_mayb | hair @eli_idiens | styling @eli_idiens | model @po0psie #gariebeach…”

Is This The Most Unique Camera Setup In New York City?

I spend a lot of time shooting or walking on the streets of New York. You see every type of camera imaginable here, from the latest and greatest …

New York

“A Thursday”

An 'Orphaned' Photo Of Kites And Love, Rescued From Oblivion

Photographers "searched their attics, basements and hard drives, looking for photographs that they have always liked, but for one reason or another, have gone unpublished and/or unnoticed. Each chose a single image to rescue from oblivion."

That's how Magnum describes the selection process for the …

“Big city light...”