Rather than flee to safe havens in America or Israel, some 2,700 Jews who survived Auschwitz returned to their European town in what is now Romania.
The urban landscape offers Luis Mallo a chance to find layered, complex compositions that reveal his intent.
Inspired by his poetic writings, Nathan Lyons combines two images that take on a third, metaphorical, meaning.
Anna Beeke didn’t encounter giants or princesses imprisoned in towers as she photographed forests. Her sylvan adventure led to no holy grail, but it did produce a photo project.
In the backs of pickup trucks, construction workers lie among tools and blankets, headed to the city for a day’s work. Alejandro Cartagena turned his camera on the carpoolers.
A photographer who went to document New York City’s bridges and elevated train tracks discovered worlds of activity underneath them.
Magnum photographer Stuart Franklin finds two very different photographs from his archive.
Tomas van Houtryve wanted to show American viewers the kind of ambiguous situations where the military has used drones to strike at combatants and, at times, civilians.
It was only after photographer Sage Sohier had been photographing gay and lesbian couples in the mid-1980s that she realized she had a personal connection to the topic.
In honor of the U.N.’s International Day of the Girl Child I interviewed five photographers who devote much or all of their time to documenting the lives of global girls, who face terrible things from genital mutilation to child marriage.
In the tradition of photographers calling attention to societal ills, Marc Asnin has begun a campaign enlisting photographers to take selfies to campaign against capital punishment.
Whether on Japan’s street or shores, Issei Suda takes pictures like a swordsman, with light swiftly slicing the scene.
A new website and book feature the work of North African photographers whose projects show aspects of life overshadowed by the region’s tumult.
The photographer Sebastiao Salgado, in New York City on Thursday, says we are at a “special moment” — our world now needs to be protected from climate change and other forces.
Among the images in Vanessa Winship’s first retrospective are portraits taken with a view camera, which led her to slow down and engage her subjects rather than be fleetingly invisible.
A photographer has asked hundreds of prisoners a straightforward question – if your cell could look out on one scene, what would it be?
Jacques Sonck has spent almost 40 years in Belgium making portraits of people — with odd or singular looks — who capture his attention on the street.
A trove of Marilyn Monroe photos by Milton H. Greene is being auctioned in Poland this week. How the images got there – and how they will be sold – is worthy of a madcap caper.