Steven Brown

127 Flips | 8 Magazines | 108 Likes | 7 Following | 11 Followers | @sbrownpix | Staff Photographer at DC Thomson. Follow me @sbrownphoto - All views and opinions are my own.

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Culture & Exploration<p>While trapped inside Mexico's Sistema Huautla by torrential flooding, cavers and scientists discovered new connections—expanding the map of the Western Hemisphere's deepest cave.<p>Katie Graham was trying to escape the cave she’d been trapped inside with her teammates for the past …

Sorry, Apple and Samsung — the best smartphone innovation is happening in China right now

Three smartphone makers have just put up teasers for new, exciting smartphones. Another three recently launched flagships that are so good, it's hard …

Restaurant Hires Designers To Redecorate Their Bathroom But Doesn’t Allow To Change The Tiles, So They Do This

If we don’t take our smartphones to the bathroom, sitting there becomes quite boring. Unless you’re visiting this one! <i>Gyva Grafika</i>, a creative design …

Daughter Finds Box With 30,000 Never-Before-Seen Negatives In Attic, Her Jaw Drops When She Develops Them

Some artists don't live long enough to experience the recognition they get. Masha Ivashintsova was one of them. This Russian artist and theater …

Photos from a Confidential Initiation for Men in Senegal

In the summer of 2016, the Italian photojournalist Diana Bagnoli traveled to the village of Mlomb in Casamance, Senegal to tell the story of the …

Photojournalism

A Rare and Intimate Look at the Lives of Irish Traveller Children

The Los Angeles photographer Jamie Johnson first gained access to the Irish Travellers through the children of the community. They were intrigued by …

When Photographers Become Pitchmen

It’s not surprising when camera companies hire photographers to pitch their products. But photographers have also been enlisted to sell other types …

Tragic, Heartfelt Photos from the Streets of Poughkeepsie

During his junior year at Vassar College, the photographer Caleb Stein passed through Main Street in Poughkeepsie, New York every day on the way to …

Hudson River

Sony Unveils the a7R III: 42MP, 10FPS, 15-Stop DR, 5.5-Stop IS, 4K

Sony has just announced the new full-frame a7R III mirrorless camera, a follow-up to the highly acclaimed a7R II that set new standards for sensor …

10+ Epic Photos From Burning Man 2017 That Prove It’s The Craziest Festival In The World

What started in 1986 as two friends burning an eight-foot statue on a San Francisco beach has grown into an event that sets a 105-feet tall statue on …

Revisiting the Civil Rights Movement in New Photo Book by Steve Schapiro

James Baldwin penned fire to purify truth and liberate it from the lies that have clouded United States history ever since Thomas Jefferson wrote The …

Black History

David Newell-Smith: the art of the newspaper photographer

Photography,News photography,Art and design,The Rolling Stones,GNM archive,Culture,Media,Newspapers & magazines,David Newell-Smith<p>Photojournalist David Newell-Smith, who has died at the age of 80, joined the staff of the Observer in 1964. For two decades, his work graced the pages of the paper and …

Haunting Images from ‘Poland’s Rust Belt’

“In the communist era, Upper Silesia was the promised land,” Polish photographer Tomasz Liboska told us of the place he’s called home for ten years. …

72 Hours in Tokyo with Fuji X-T1 and 23mm 1.4

4 Great Cameras That Are Worth the Money

Do you still need a real camera? If it's one of these, then yes.<p>Lynsey Addario brings her camera to places where photographs matter. She brought it to Afghanistan before September 11. She brought it to Libya to document the 2011 revolution, and it got her captured by pro-Qaddafi forces, who held …

10 Breathtaking Pictures of Icy Worlds

Both intimate and monumental, the photography of Paul Nicklen captures the wonder of the polar regions.<p>Most people, if asked to describe their life’s most memorable moment, might share something profound but ultimately recognizable: getting ready for their wedding; a sunrise at the Grand Canyon; a …

Canon EOS M6 Review

The Canon EOS M6 is a compact 24MP APS-C mirrorless digital camera with twin dial controls and a touch screen interface. Starting at $779 for the …

Cameras

The Extraordinary Life: Lynsey Addario’s “It’s What I Do”

Let me begin with a story about something else.<p>I live in western Minnesota, at the border of North Dakota, where the winters are hard, cold, windy and sometimes lethal. Small things often go missing. A few years ago, in May, as winter was ending, I discovered a surprise. As the snow melted away …

An interview with Australian photojournalist David Dare Parker

The digital world has given everyone a voice – deserving or not. So many images, so much "white noise"; makes it difficult to cut through the jumbled …

Immigrants flee US for Canada – in pictures

Migrants are fleeing the US for Canada, making the journey through snow and ice to seek refugee status in the country. Reuters photographer Christinne Muschi documented some of them as they crossed the border from the US into Hemmingford in Quebec

A Leica M10 field test by Tomer Vaknin

A Leica M10 field test By Tomer Vaknin (From Steve: The Leica M10 reports keep on coming! Since it is the hot new camera and I have a large Leica …

Berlin

Essential Lenses Of The Pros

<b>Everyone has one.</b> It’s the lens you never leave at home. No matter what, this is the one you have in your bag, and more often than not, it’s the one …

Aftermath of Berlin Truck Attack: Pictures

My Journey in Switching to Mirrorless as a Photojournalist

It started with a phone call from the picture editor of one of UK’s best-selling newspapers asking me to catch a flight that evening to Amsterdam to …

Scenes from the Siege of Aleppo: Pictures

TIME's Best Photojournalism of 2016

Ayak poses while nine months pregnant at a safe house in Uganda, Dec. 8, 2015. She lost her entire family to a rebel att<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Lynsey …

Mr. Trump Goes to Washington: Pictures