Latest from Haley Hamblin

New Orleans celebrates Mardi Gras during the pandemic, in photos

The city’s beloved celebrations don’t look the same, but house floats and king cakes keep the spirit alive.
  • Feb 16, 2021

The surreal scene of cruises in Europe

A photographer captured life aboard the MSC Grandiosa before cruising shut down again.
  • Jan 4, 2021

Making panettone: Italy’s legendary Christmas cake

Three Italian bakeries show how the Christmas staple is made.
  • Dec 22, 2020

Inside Singapore’s first cruise to nowhere

Last week, 1,400 passengers boarded the round-trip voyage, the country's first cruise since a ban in March. These are photos from inside.
  • Nov 11, 2020

Europe’s summer tourism season was surreal. These photos show it.

In non-pandemic times, visitors from all over the world flock to Europe in the summer. This year looked different.
  • Oct 7, 2020

Masked ‘Mona Lisa’ selfies and social distance: The reopening of the Louvre in 10 photos

The Paris museum, along with its most famous painting, reopened to the public on Monday after months of lockdown.
  • Jul 7, 2020

Showgirls in surgical masks and sanitized dice: Scenes from Las Vegas’s reopening day

Las Vegas reopened for business on Thursday, though things sure look different.
  • Jun 5, 2020

What grocery hauls look like around the world right now

From Moscow to Manhattan, five photographers show us what essentials look like in their city.
  • May 22, 2020

Anonymous neighbors and rooftop views: Three photographers’ dispatches from isolation

Three of our City Guide photographers show us what life is like for them during the coronavirus quarantine.
  • Apr 11, 2020

A photographer’s surreal flight home during the covid-19 pandemic

A photographer documents the strange experience of a long-haul flight in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic, showing empty airports, worried passengers and exhausted crews.
  • Mar 25, 2020