A dreamlike domain tests the limits of our perception: in these images, humans and alien creatures coexist in an uncharted, in-between, liquid-black realm.
The Last Stand
Finalist, LensCulture Earth Awards: Spectral remains of the old forest peek through gaps in new growth—a daunting reminder of one family’s part in British Columbia’s forest industry.
Make, Don’t Take: Establishing Rapport With Your Subjects
Know and respect your subject; a sense of trust is critical—advice from National Geographic photographer Melissa Farlow on how to get past people’s barriers and create powerful photographs.
On the Waves and Beneath the Sea
On the surface of the water, our gaze searches the horizon, our consciousness expands; beneath the water, we settle into the inky blackness, returning to base instincts and wordless, ancient rituals…
Within a decade, if no action is taken, the mighty African elephant could be extinct. This inspiring photographic project aims to illustrate the bigger picture and bring about much needed political change.
65 Amazing Photo Series Inspired by the Earth
The wonders and calamities of nature and life on Earth seem as endless as the cosmos themselves. Here are 65 amazing photo series that draw their inspiration from the beauty of nature, the cycles of life, changing weather and environments, and...
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Fire of Hatred
In Iran, some vengeful lovers, spurned suitors or aggrieved family members turn to the awful, violent act of acid-throwing to exact revenge. This portrait series gives a platform for the victims to speak out.
In My Backyard: Iceland
Set against the grand, wild majesty of the eastern Icelandic landscape, these searching self-portraits are one woman’s attempts to connect with herself and forge a basic understanding with her environment.
A new, larger-than-life book of less-than-glamorous street portraits proves to be challenging. How would you describe these portraits by Gilden? Are these mean-spirited, or simply just real?
Embedded on board a migrant rescue vessel, a photographer takes us to the front lines of the refugee crisis, where people are desperately risking their lives in search of something better.
2017 World Press Photo Award Winners
Heroic act of photojournalism or sensationalizing an act of terror? Discover this year’s controversial winner alongside dozens of the most important news stories from the past 12 months.
Fairy Tale from Russia
Cinematic, dream-like shots of Russia—none of them staged—speak to the cardinal importance of composition and the subtle art of “becoming part of the interior.”