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Nick Kirkpatrick

Foreign photo editorWashington, D.C.


  • Feb 2, 2016

“There is this feeling of hopelessness,” the photographer said, “like, what am I going to do?”

  • Jan 28, 2016

Here are some of the the different places and situations where people across the globe have found themselves in the past as they brought in the New Year.

  • Dec 31, 2015

Mesmerized spectators watch the sport that runs the veins of the county.

  • Dec 31, 2015

A network of artists has installed more than 600 works throughout Paris to “make the link between advertising and climate change.“

  • Dec 2, 2015

  • 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
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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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