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Nick Kirkpatrick

Digital photo editorWashington, D.C.


  • Nov 16, 2015

Over 11 years, one photographer documented Colombian beauty from the lens of a Polaroid camera.

  • Nov 13, 2015

“To grow up poor is to grow up in a world that tells you that you don’t matter.” - Matt Black

  • Oct 16, 2015

“Until you see a photo like that, you don’t realise that a koala, which is supposed to be an iconic Australian species, has no home left,” the head of a wildlife conservation group said.

  • Oct 15, 2015

Whatever fallout may have come from the initial explosion was offset by the benefits of life without humans.

  • Oct 6, 2015

The “Arch of Triumph” in Palmyra, Syria, has been destroyed by the Islamic State, according to the country’s antiquities chief.

  • Oct 5, 2015

High altitude, glass-bottom platforms and bridges are the latest tourist attractions.

  • Oct 1, 2015

Zero to 60 in 3.2 seconds. Prices start at $132,000.

  • Sep 30, 2015

A look at the many personal items migrants have left behind in a Hungarian border town as they seek asylum in Europe.

  • Sep 25, 2015

Over the past month, forest fires and peatland fires in parts of Indonesia’s Sumatra and Kalimantan have sent smoke into Singapore.

  • Sep 25, 2015
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Nick Kirkpatrick is the foreign photo editor at The Washington Post. He also writes about pictures for The Post's photography blog In Sight. Before joining The Post, Nick was a freelance multimedia journalist based in Washington. He is a graduate of the Corcoran College of Art + Design, The Danish School of Journalism, and The Eddie Adams Workshop. Follow him on Instagram or on Twitter.
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