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Boys play with snow by the Kremlin walls in central Moscow, December 25, 2014.  REUTERS/Sergei Karpukhin (RUSSIA - Tags: ENVIRONMENT SOCIETY TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY)

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The career of Washington Post photojournalist Michel du Cille

Michel du Cille died at 58 doing the work he loved. He was completely devoted to the story of Ebola, and he was determined to stay on the story despite its risks.

Ambassador Car Decorated for a Wedding by a Net Strung with Fresh Flowers, Jodhpur Park, Kolkata, 1998

Seeing the old world blend with the new in Calcutta, India’s former capital

A photographers’s decades-long pursuit to capture the complexities of one of India’s greatest cities.


(Marvin Joseph / The Washington Post)

Best of The Washington Post photography 2014

A collection of photos for the year.

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    Remembering Indian Ocean tsunami victims

    Ten years later, coastal communities commemorate the anniversary of the devastating event.

      (RALF HIRSCHBERGER / AFP/Getty Images)

      (Nikki Kahn / The Washington Post)

      Preparing the dead in Sierra Leone

      Officials adhere to strict burial rules to prevent the spread of Ebola.

      (Rich Lipski)

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