By Jared T. Miller

Apr 8, 2014 6:53pm

Slain Journalist Chris Hondros’ Intense War Photos, Writing Published in ‘Testament’

Speaking in 2010 about his “Sound + Vision” project that paired his favorite music with his own photography from Iraq and Afghanistan, Chris Hondros explained his hopes for viewers of the work: “Sometimes in news photography and so on, the pictures are a little bit… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Mar 24, 2014 5:40pm

War Photographer Captures Fallout From Combat at Home, Abroad

“Disco Night Sept 11,” a new book by Red Hook Editions, presents Magnum photographer Peter van Agtmael’s powerful documentation of America’s involvement in the post-9/11 wars in Afghanistan and Iraq. “Disco Nights 9/11″ is one of the first books that simultaneously looks at the effects of… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Feb 25, 2014 2:44pm

The Best Photos You Haven’t Seen: Pictures of the Year International

Feature, First Place: Impoverished African migrants crowd the night shore of Djibouti, trying to capture inexpensive cellphone signals from neighboring Somalia, a tenuous link to relatives abroad. For more than 60,000 years our species has been relying on such intimate social connections to spread across… Read More »

By Sarah Kobos

Jan 16, 2014 7:00am

Face in the Crowd

  You need not step inside a gallery to see Alex Prager’s newest work. Since this blog was first published, IFC hired her to shoot the promotional photos for season four of “Portlandia.” The advertisements can currently be seen in the New York subway. Prager’s… Read More »

By Kate Bubacz

Jan 14, 2014 3:08pm

Photog Connects Mermaids to Real World

Artist Hana Vojackova describes her project, “Milk & Sea” as “a photographic exploration of how to connect these mythical females to the real world.” With this idea in mind, Vojackova asks the question, “what could mermaids’ stories be if the mermaids were living now in… Read More »

By Sarah Kobos

Jan 9, 2014 2:15pm

Photo-Bombing Birds and Bugs

Kurt Caviezel is a Swiss photographer who lives and works in Zurich, Switzerland. Caviezel takes photographs around the world via publicly accessible webcams. To capture the images from his “Animals” series, he has to be in the right place (or looking at the right webcam)… Read More »

By Danielle Genet

Jan 8, 2014 1:54pm

Monster Waves Crashing Coastlines Around the Atlantic

While most of the world stays bundled up during winter storms, a select group of extreme adventurers, photographers, spectators and professional surfers use the winter surf to their advantage to ride and witness some of the biggest blue swell seen so far this season.  … Read More »

Jan 1, 2014 8:41am

2013 in News and Photo Features

Many visually impactful events occurred in 2013, and picking the top ones wasn’t an easy task.  The following list is not all-inclusive, but it includes news highlights as well as photo features chosen by the ABC News editorial and photo staff for the past year…. Read More »

By Jared T. Miller

Jan 1, 2014 6:00am

John Dominis, Iconic ‘Black Power Salute’ Photographer, Dies

Life magazine photographer John Dominis, who died Dec. 30 of a heart ailment at the age of 92, is often remembered for the iconic image from the 1968 Olympic Games depicting two runners raising their fists in a symbol of protest. But if photographing a… Read More »

Dec 31, 2013 11:01am

TraceLoops: Mesmerizing Animated Sketches

Beginning as a child, graphic designer Matthias Brown has always enjoyed tracing things. All works © Matthias Brown “When we took standardized tests in middle school, we weren’t allowed to have anything other than a book to read in the time between when we finished… Read More »