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Self-taught baker and artist Lauren Ko creates art out of the edible with intricate geometric pies.

Antony Cairns uses experimental darkroom processes that abstract cityscapes to the point of being nearly unrecognizable, reduced to stark shapes in black and white.

(Antony Cairns)

The academic year is off to a grim start in the oil-rich nation of Venezuela, where a hyperinflationary crisis has triggered an exodus of citizens fleeing shortages of food staples and medicines.

(Andrea Hernandez)

The search for Mexico’s disappeared — people who have been killed but not found — is one of the saddest rituals of the country’s decade-long drug war.

(Alejandro Cegarra)

"Led Zeppelin by Led Zeppelin”: The first and only official illustrated book by the band.

Photo by Neil Preston

Voices of African Photography is a 10-part series presented in partnership with Everyday Africa and the African Photojournalism Database to highlight the work of 10 African photographers.

A peek inside Michael Christopher Brown's new book, “Yo Soy Fidel"

(Michael Christopher Brown)

Mary Frey's new “Real Life Dramas” by Peperoni Books.

(Mary Frey)

Photographer Goncalo Fonseca documents China's “love markets."

  • Goncalo Fonseca
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(Goncalo Fonseca)

Photographer Alvaro Barrientos documents the fading art of making charcoal in northern Spain

(Alvaro Barrientos/AP)

Voices of African Photography is a 10-part series presented in partnership with Everyday Africa and the African Photojournalism Database to highlight the work of 10 African photographers

  • Yasmine Akki
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  • Sep 17
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(Yassine Alaoui Ismaili)

Photographer Simone Francescangeli takes us into the mines of Potosi

(Simone Francescangeli)

Photographer Boris Leist goes inside the world of live action role players.

(Boris Leist)

Photographer Lorenzo Tugnoli reflects on his experience in war-ravaged Yemen

For the last five years, photographer Alice Martins has documented Raqqa before and after Islamic State occupation.

An exhibition of 30 years of photojournalism shows why photography is still powerful

Voices of African Photography is a 10-part series presented in partnership with Everyday Africa and the African Photojournalism Database to highlight the work of 10 African photographers

From the series, “Consumption of the Black Model.” (Yagazie Emezi)

Swedish photographer Loulou d'Aki takes us inside Sweden's military

(Loulou d’Aki)

From the Straight Talk Express to his concession speech, a look inside the campaign

(Melina Mara/The Washington Post)

Photographer Miquel Gonzalez documents unmarked mass graves in Spain.

(Miquel Gonzalez)

Ken Light discusses how his photographs of the U.S.-Mexico border in the '80s resonate with contemporary issues.

San Ysidro, CA, 8/29/87 (Ken Light/Contact Press Images)
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