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10 photos: Meet the last of India’s elephant keepers
A photographer journeys to the banks of New Delhi’s Yamuna River to capture a disappearing way of life
8 photos: Ever wonder what it’s like to round up, milk, and skin a rattlesnake?
A Brooklyn photographer shoots a Texas-sized festival
These 10 stunning travel photos remind us that we’re all just amateurs with iPhones
Art is not a justification for discrimination
And that means photographers shouldn’t get a pass from working at same-sex weddings
This photo earned Tyler Hicks a Pulitzer for breaking news photography
The New York Times staff photographer Tyler Hicks earned a Pulitzer for breaking news photography for his work capturing the terrorist attack at the Westgate mall in Nairobi, Kenya.
Out and proud: Heroic portraits of America’s transgender community
The surprising beauty of tar and dust
Photographer Matthew Brandt creates astounding images with extremely old-school methods
10 photos: Reading, writing, and kung fu
A Portland photographer follows a young girl fighting for her place in one of China’s martial arts schools
These 8 startling images show strange and beautiful science up close
A selection of photos by AP photographer Anja Niedringhaus, who was killed today
Niedringhaus was covering the Afghan election when an Afghan police officer reportedly walked up to her car, yelled “Allah Akbar” — God is Great — and opened fire. She spent 20 years covering conflict zones from Kuwait to the West Bank.
10 photos: Remembering Rwanda’s genocide, 20 years later
(Buddhika Weerasinghe / Getty Images News)
Feast your eyes on 3 incredibly detailed sand sculptures you’d never be able to make
Toys are us: 13 revealing portraits of children with their favorite playthings