Latest from Olivier Laurent

The loss of a father: A photographer grapples with the legacy of Alzheimer’s disease

When Jalal Shamsazaran photographed his father’s struggle with Alzheimer’s disease, he did it with the expectation that he might, one day, experience it himself.
  • Nov 23, 2020

Photos from New Zealand’s success story, from lockdown to reopening

In New Zealand, the last-known person with coronavirus recovered this week
  • Jun 9, 2020

Trump poses for photos at church after police force out protesters; demonstrations intensify overnight

The president’s vow came as protesters in Washington and other cities like New York, St. Louis and Chicago intensified their demonstrations, leading to more incidents of violence and destruction between police and the public.
  • Jun 2, 2020

How one French town made going to the beach safe again

In La Grande-Motte, a resort town in the south of France, a “static beach” has spawned, letting people sunbathe six feet apart.
  • May 26, 2020

One collective is using photography to urge people to stay home

A photography campaign encourages people to respect social distancing and stay-at-home orders
  • Apr 27, 2020

A photographer looks back at his work in New York City in the 1980s

Magnum photographer Bruce Gilden uncovers 75 images of New York shot between 1978 and 1984.
  • Jan 29, 2020

See how the coronavirus is upending daily life in China

These photos show how the health crisis is unfolding across China and the world.
  • Jan 23, 2020

Scenes from Australia’s deadly bush fire crisis

The heat and dry conditions have turned the Australian landscape into a tinderbox.
  • Jan 2, 2020