Snow in the Sahara – in pictures

Red dunes turn white as record snowfall blankets desert near town of Aïn Séfra in Algeria


The 10 most unaffordable cities for housing … and the most affordable city – in pictures

The 13th annual Demographia international housing affordability survey ranks the affordability of ‘middle-income’ housing in 406 cities – and for the seventh year running, one stood above the rest


Freezing fog blankets southern England – in pictures

As Big Ben twinkles through the fog and deer graze in a frosty Richmond Park, the weather brings less pretty scenes at England’s disrupted airports


Peter Hujar’s Gay Lower East Side: Out of the Shadows

Every enclave seems to produce one successful photographer. On the Lower East Side’s gay arts scene of the 1970s, Robert Mapplethorpe broke out to achieve fame and notoriety. But, there was also Peter Hujar, Mapplethorpe’s prolific contemporary. He, like Mapplethorpe, depicted aspects of gay life, …


Unhappy families: Weronika Gesicka's warped Americana – in pictures

Polish photographer Weronika Gęsicka takes corny American photography and manipulates it into something surreal and uncomfortable


Eyewitness: Iraq

Photographs from the Eyewitness series


Pats Rout Steelers, Falcons Crush Packers: Pictures


Beautiful Soul: Bali's Dog in The Eyes of Agung Dewi

Agung Dewi Laina Pertini sees her dogs as an inseparable part of her life. Her family lives together with 29 street dogs in their small house in Mas village, Ubud district, Gianyar, Bali. The 12-year-old girl who is dearly called Gung Dewi believes that she was once saved by a dog brought to her by …


Best photos of the day: a misty morning and Paris couture

The Guardian’s picture editors bring you a selection of photo highlights from around the world, including Republic Day rehearsals, Lunar New Year preparations and milk crisis protests


Leica M240 at ‘Women’s March’ in Boston 2017 » D!RK

I took a M240 with three lenses to the Women’s March in Boston to capture the crowd. Since it is unusual to have 100k+ people gathering in one place, …


What does a news organization optimized for trust look like?

After White House advisor Kellyanne Conway appeared on NBC’s "Meet the Press" to say that the White House put forth "alternative facts" to counter …


Rex Whistler: More than Murals – in pictures

Exhibition brings together paintings, letters, designs and photographs from the National Trust’s Whistler archive, the family archive at Salisbury Museum and the Welsh Guards


Fog and frost across the UK – readers' pictures

Parts of the UK were shrouded in freezing fog over the weekend and on Monday morning. Here are some of your most striking images, shared with us via GuardianWitness


Australian Open tennis 2017: day six in pictures

Serena Williams, Johanna Konta, David Goffin and others in action in the best images from the Melbourne tournament

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Best of January: Deadlines for Competitions, Grants, Festivals and More

<i>This month, we’re trying something new. Part of our mission at LensCulture is to help provide photographers with opportunities for exposure and career advancement. With that goal, we’ve compiled this short list of deadlines that caught our eye for January.</i><p><i>Each month, we will feature our picks for</i> …


Meet the Men Who Joined the Women’s March on Washington

In the weeks leading up to the Women’s March on Washington, some men were slow to voice their commitment. But among the throngs of pussy-hatted …


Why women, and men, marched on Washington – in pictures

Photographer Ali Smith felt compelled to travel from New York for the Women’s March on Washington, because ‘at the core of it, I march because because I feel I have no choice’. She documented her fellow marchers and the reasons they came to the capital, to let the new president know how they feel


Women's Marches in Red States

Women's Marches in Red States<p>The Daily Beast<p>01.22.17<p>Millions of protesters took to the streets on Saturday in Women’s Marches around the world, many of them in states that went red.

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Portraits of Dissent: Inside the Women’s March on Washington

After months of agitating in the social media thunderdome about the election, the crowd at Saturday’s massive Women’s March on Washington was joyful, …


The Dozen: the weekend's best Premier League photos

Your weekend roundup of the best photography from the top flight<p>• Follow us on Instagram for more great sports photography


Fish Discover Water Last

“Fish Discover Water Last” is about rediscovering your own habitat. For 18 years, I have lived in Zandvoort, a small coastal town in the Netherlands. As time passed, I developed a blind spot for the beauty of my surroundings. After considering a drastic move away—and ultimately deciding to stay—I …


Women Turn Out in Force Around the World: Pictures


An eco home with a real buzz about it – in pictures

This property in France is just the ticket for the environmentally conscious buyer


Best photos of the day: sledge racing and skating on thin ice

A selection of photo highlights from around the world, including a forest fire in Chile and hell money in Taiwan


Eyewitness: Fairfield, Lake District

Silhouette of a foxhunt against the Lake District skyline


Women's March on Washington

People from all over the country take part in the Women's March on Washington on Saturday, January 20, the day after Donald Trump's inauguration.


Women's Suffrage: Marching for Rights 100 Years Ago

Thousands of women today are taking to the streets of Washington demanding a greater voice for women in American political life and respect for women's rights as human rights, one day after President Donald Trump took the oath of the Oval Office-- but this isn't the first time. The demonstration …


Signs from women's marches around the world – in pictures

A selection of some of the best signs from women’s marches across the world, from Toronto to Lisbon


Inside Donald Trump’s Gay Deploraball Dance Party

In the waning hours of Jan. 20, as Donald Trump and his wife Melania danced on a rendition of Frank Sinatra’s <i>My Way</i> at the Freedom Ball, a different …

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