On a recent spring day, Erik Madigan Heck photographed 6 pieces from Rei Kawakubo’s fall 2017 collection — called “Future of Silhouette” — on the Dutch model Saskia de Brauw.

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In spots along the proposed Keystone Pipeline route, the President Trump's is being met with frustration and resolve to resume the fight.

Photos by George Etheredege.
In spots along the proposed Keystone Pipeline route the President Trumps is

Risen From the Grave, Keystone XL Pipeline Again Divides Nebraska

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At the funeral of NYC firefighter William N. Tolley, who died after falling from a building, his wife and daughter were presented with his helmet.

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At the funeral of NYC firefighter William N Tolley who died after
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Step inside a darkroom with us to see how film is developed. NYT Lens Blog Co-Editor James Estrin and Roy Baizan, a staff member for the ICP - International Center of Photography, are showing us how to develop film, and how to make a print. Ask your questions in the comments, and NYT reporter Nilo Tabrizy will ask some.
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After nearly 100 days and over 1 million Instagram followers, the natural next step, it seems, is a book deal.
After nearly 100 days and over 1 million Instagram followers the natural

Obama’s Photographer Gains a New Following, and a Book Deal

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“My intention is that at first sight people may see colorful portraits of simple clowns” that generate some doubts or strangeness, Lujan Augsti said. "There will be those who only see that, and others that may decide to go a little further and see what is hidden behind those characters in these images. I think that represents my own experience in Mexico, a very colorful and cheerful country...
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My intention is that at first sight people may see colorful portraits

Meet the Dancing Holy Clowns of Mexico

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Marcela Buso Gava
For photographers, documenting the launch of the space shuttle Columbia was “a challenge like none other.”

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For photographers documenting the launch of the space shuttle Columbia was a

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“I see a lot of difficult pictures of Casablanca, photos that show only danger or poor people asking for money. I want to find a different way of telling stories about my city.” — Yoriyas Yassine Alaoui Ismaili
I see a lot of difficult pictures of Casablanca photos that show

Casablanca: A City Nothing Like the Film

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Yoriyas Yassine Alaoui Ismaili
On April 8, Emily Berl photographed a Selena Fan Gathering near her home in LA. “That kind of dedication is really interesting to me,” she said. “People working one way or another toward a common idea.”
On April 8 Emily Berl photographed a Selena Fan Gathering near her

The Spirit of Selena

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Gunshots. Squatters. A lack of jobs.

Anxieties over the water in Flint, Michigan, have eased. But they've been replaced with different ones. [ Nyti.ms Link ]

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Gunshots Squatters A lack of jobs Anxieties over the water in Flint
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Rather than decide how she would photograph these grandmothers, Cinthya Santos Briones asked them how they wanted to present themselves.
Rather than decide how she would photograph these grandmothers Cinthya Santos Briones

Far From Mexico, These Abuelas Keep it Close to Their Hearts

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This photographer was determined to show not just creatures in flowers, but the instant release of pollen itself.
This photographer was determined to show not just creatures in flowers but

Watching Their Dust: Photographing Players in Pollination

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These women were asked to depict their ideal partner. Here's what they created.
These women were asked to depict their ideal partner Here's what they created

Drawing Your Dream Man

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A look back at this week, in photos from around the world.
A look back at this week in photos from around the world

The Week in Pictures: April 21, 2017

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"Looking back at my whole body of work for the exhibit I confess I was a little bit taken aback by my own work. I never thought of it as rough as it really is. I’ve lived this life, met these people — and a lot of people I’ve photographed I’m still in touch with."

Eugene Richards looks back on nearly 50 years in photography.
Looking back at my whole body of work for the exhibit I

Eugene Richards: A Life in Photography

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Poignant photos show how parents deal with the loss of stillborn children.
Poignant photos show how parents deal with the loss of stillborn children

Confronting the Sorrow and Silence of Stillbirth

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He'd hunted for gold and served in the South Pacific. But he found a new passion in New York City: photography.
Hed hunted for gold and served in the South Pacific But he

Vintage Photos of What Made Postwar New York City Tick

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Bob Dylan and Suze Rotolo on 161 West 4th Street, New York, in 1961.

These photos of young Bob Dylan were kept unseen in a file drawer for over 30 years: [ Nyti.ms Link ]

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Bob Dylan and Suze Rotolo on 161 West 4th Street New York in 1961
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Marek Nadolny
Sarah O'Meara Chamberlain
Our photographer Todd Heisler tagged along for a shift with Border Patrol agents who work on horseback.
Our photographer Todd Heisler tagged along for a shift with Border Patrol

Patrolling the Border on Four Legs

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Dondi painting between cars in New Lots Yard, East New York, Brooklyn, in 1980.

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Dondi painting between cars in New Lots Yard East New York Brooklyn in 1980
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Leonard Sommerfield
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