Geya BesseLandscapes in the states of Bahia, Sergipe, Alagoas, Pernambuco, Paraíba, Rio Grande do Norte, Ceará, Piauí and Maranhão.
Aa Dragoljub ZamurovicThe Sarajevo Haggadah is the most beautiful Jewish illuminated manuscript preserved from the Golden Age of Spain. It was never publicly displayed. Just a few people saw it. One of them is the author of these photos.
Korakot PunlopruksaKyoto, the old capital city of Japan traditions influence the lifestyles of most Kyoto residents. One of the incredible culture in Kyoto is food. Kyoto people pay a lot of attention and respect to their food. The evidence of love in food, showing in the look,…
Atid KiattisaksiriThe throwing of water originated as a way to pay respect to people, by capturing the water after it had been poured over the Buddhas for cleansing and then using this "blessed" water to give good fortune to elders and family by gently pouring it…
Atlas Photo Archive'Lady' the Osprey - who is thought to be 29 years old, has laid her record 69th egg. These images show Lady in her nest at the Scottish Wildlife Trust Loch of Lowes Nature Reserve in Perthshire in Scotland with her partner 'Laddie'.
Songkran Festival 2014 Ayutthaya Thailand
Aa Dragoljub ZamurovicTractor fishing in Praia de Mira - Portugal
Bruce ConnollyA former early 1950's industrial site close to Dongzhimen Beijing transformed into futuristic linked hybrid architectural development
Atid KiattisaksiriThe Songkran festival is celebrated in Thailand as the traditional New Year's Day from 13 to 15 April. It coincides with the New Year of many calendars of South and Southeast Asia.
Paul MayallTraditional street carnival of masks and costumes.
Zhang Pengthe moon ritual of Sumiyoshi Taisha, Sept.19, 2013, Osaka. Every Mid-autumn festival, a traditional moon ritual are held in Sumiyoshi Taisha, on which actors and actresses wear traditional costumes, read ancient poems, sing ancient songs and play ancient…
Aa Dragoljub ZamurovicBelgrade from balloon and city life
Paul MayallScenes of the Italian city, Venice, Italy.
Paul MayallStreet scenes and architecture, city of Munich, Germany.
Probal RashidIndustrial areas in and around the capital city Tongi,Tejgaon, Hazaribag, Tarabo, Narayanganj, Savar, Gazipur, Dhaka Export Processing Zone and Ghorashalas the prime sources of river pollution. Most of the industrial units of these areas have no sewerage…
John NovisCommunities of farmers, religious leaders, mothers, academics, chefs, and politicians reject genetically engineered (GE) ‘Golden’ rice as a cure to the vitamin A deficiency problem in the Philippines.
A celebration to the diversity of Filipino food and farming.…
Craig FergusonPro-China protesters gather in Taipei to try and force an end to the ongoing student occupation of the legislature.
Sumon YusufA photo essay on metal workers in Bangladesh
RS HussainAnnual three day Sufi festival held at Madhu Lal's shrine on his 425th anniversary. The shrine is in Lahore, Pakistan.
Craig FergusonSupporters of a services trade agreement between Taiwan and China rallied in Taipei in response to student protests opposing the economic pact.
Jefri Aries For UN-IrinAshylum Seeker: A photo assignment for UN-Irin, Jeff coverage daily life and acitivity asylum seeker in Indonesia
Claude RenaultThe nicest region of France, I guess..
Craig FergusonDay 7 of an occupation and blockade of Taiwan's legislature by students opposed to a trade agreement with China.
Zakir Hossain ChowdhurySurvivors of the Rana Plaza and Tazreen fire incident in 2012 staged a protest to demand financial aid from the government
Park JongwooFire Worship Festival of Yi Axi, also renowned as “Mudeng Sailu”, is the festival in memory of Mudeng, the hero of Axi people, who is believed to have found fire.
In early spring every year, Axi people hold grand and colorful fire worship activities. Their…
Gilles SabriéA growing number of Chinese ghost cities stand as desolate monuments to unfulfilled ambitions, bad planning and the headaches of a top-down economy.
Craig FergusonCalm returns to Taipei streets following clashes between student protesters and police.
Craig FergusonStudent activists lead an occupation and blockade of Taiwan's legislature in opposition to a trade agreement with China.
Michael J. DoolittleA portfolio of pictures from my Random House easy to read book MONSTER TRUCKS!
Prabhjot GillBharatiya Janata Party (BJP) senior leader, and candidate for the upcoming parliamentary elections, Arun Jaitley pays obeisance at the Golden Temple, Sikh’s holiest shrine during his campaign in Amritsar, India, Tuesday, March 18, 2014.
Raul Mendez Velazquez
Craig FergusonWorld Wildlife Fund (WWF) Pandas on Tour art installation.
Probal rashidBangladeshi people covered with colored powder during the celebration of Holi Festival in Dhaka. Holi, which literally means 'burning', is celebrated on the full moon day in the month of Phalguna and heralds the onset of spring season.
Michael J. DoolittlePhotographs following the construction of a skyscraper in New York City over a three year period
Subhendu SarkarOld Delhi, walled city of Delhi, India, was founded as Shahjahanabad by Mughal Emperor Shahjahan in 1639. It remained the capital of the Mughals until the end of the Mughal dynasty. It was once filled with mansions of nobles and members of the royal court,…
Jefri Aries/Rapopo PhotoIndonesia Election @014
Ulrik PedersenIn November 2013, a village in Romania said to Fracking and Chevron.
Arief PriyonoFour people were killed, dozens injured and more than 100,000 people were evacuated from villages on the Indonesian island of Java, after Mount Kelud erupted on February 13, 2014, spewing ash and lava 17 km into the sky.
Arief PriyonoWhat happens when a durian is flung into the air and dozens of people scramble to try and catch it? This frantic spectacle can be seen annually in Wonosalam, East Java, during the “Kenduren Wonosalam” festival, which this year took place on March 8. Piles…
Prabhat Kumar Verma
Zakir Hossain Chowdhury
Subhendu SarkarHoli of Barsana, the birthplace of Radha, a village, 42 kms away from Mathura, is of particular interest. Here, men from Nandgaon, the land of Krishna come to play Holi with the girls of Barsana and hope of raising their flag over Shri Radhikaji's temple.…
Gregorio B. Dantes Jr.
Nury Sybli/Rapopo PhotoSilk Road in Sulawesi: An Ancient traditional silk processing
Geya BesseCarnival in Brazil and in Trinidad & Tobago
Prabhjot Singh Gill
Prabhat Kumar Verma
Anthony DezenzioAttractions in and around Venice
J Gerard Seguia
Rapopo PhotoMountain of Ijen reside about 50 kilometres north of Banyuwangi town, East Java Or West direction of Bondowoso town,East Java, can be gone through by using vehicle of car to go to the the mountain. Mountain Area have cold air represent plantation areal by…
Craig FergusonConcerned citizens and activists braved the rain to march in opposition to nuclear power.
Piero Chiussi/Agentur StandArtMelilla is a spanish town on African ground. It is the entry point to the EU for many asylum searchers from Africa. Since February 2014, there is the biggest asylum search on the spanish enclave since 2005.
Taylor WeidmanA small group of Moken, often called Sea Nomads or Sea Gypsies, still live a largely traditional lifestyle in the Koh Surin National Park.
Arief PriyonoA total of 300 families in the village of Besuki, which lies just outside the mud levee that was built around the Lapindo mud volcano, have finally received compensation for their land and houses. After a seven year wait, they are the last village to receive…
Ryan LibreAn open prison in southern Thailand for inmates who do exceptionally well in their first year. the prison is all made by the inmates from dirt. This adobe construction makes the prison have a softer feel, is cost effective and gives the inmates skills for…
Roger Fenton/Atlas Photo ArchiveRoger Fenton's iconic images of the Crimean War in 1855 were the first war photos ever shot. They now take on a new resonance with the current situation in Ukraine.
Paula BronsteinA portrait of life and training at a wrestling school in the Mongolian capital Ulan Batar. Mongolia is the most sparsely populated country on earth, but its people are some of the strongest. In Mongolia, wrestling is the most important sport that runs deep…
Zakir Hossain ChowdhuryThe first phase of Ijtema is ready to start, as those who come to Bangladesh for Ijtema, the second largest Muslim congregation after the Hajj, are greeted with ready facilities for their pilgrimage to the Turag river bank.
A selection of historical images from the LightRocket archive up until the mid 1970s.