Some of the top images from the 13 categories of underwater photography in this year’s competition
Ducklings at the Pennsylvania Farm Show, a fish-operated vehicle in Israel, a whale off the California coast, the 2022 Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia, and much more
Weeks of heavy rain have inundated communities in several Brazilian states.
Stephanie Keith, a photographer with Reuters, recently joined members of the Olympic Cougar Project as they tracked a wild cougar named Lilu.
Epiphany celebrations in Madrid, anti-government protests in Kazakhstan, a December wildfire in Colorado, ice-covered cargo in Vladivostok, and much more
Over the past year, crew members aboard the International Space Station have taken some amazing photographs of our lovely planet.
Images of chilly fun being had at lakes and beaches across the Northern Hemisphere
Out of an estimated 1,500 active volcanoes, about 50 erupt every year, spewing steam, ash, toxic gases, and lava.
Diving in Abu Dhabi, damage from Typhoon Rai in the Philippines, snowboarding in Colorado, a Nativity performance in a Slovenian cave, welcoming the winter solstice in Ireland, and much more
A look at some of the stories brought to us by the photojournalist Brandon Bell over the past year
A collection of holiday cheer and light wrapped up in 30 photographs
Christmas lights on a pub in England, a bodybuilding competition in Kenya, tornado damage in Kentucky, an inflatable scooter in Japan, a Santa ski run in Maine, and much more
Dive into a frigid Norwegian fjord with the photographer Olivier Morin and a group of orcas as they hunt for herring.
Some of the winning images and finalists from the sixth edition of the Red Bull Illume Photo Contest.
Late on December 11, a tornado outbreak struck several states in the Midwest, hitting parts of western Kentucky especially hard.
I’ve made it an annual tradition to compose an essay of uplifting images from the past 12 months—an effort to seek out and recognize some of the joy and kindness present in the world around us, even in the midst of another tough year.
It’s time to take a look at some of the most memorable events and images of 2021. Events covered in this essay include the Taliban takeover of Afghanistan, COVID-19 vaccinations for children, record flooding in the Pacific Northwest, and much more.
It’s time to revisit some of the most memorable events and images of 2021. Events covered in this essay include the Tokyo 2020 Olympics, vaccination drives worldwide, flooding in Western Europe, a “sea snot” outbreak in Turkey, and much more.
It’s time to take a look at some of the most memorable events and images of 2021. Events covered in this essay include the January 6 breach of the U.S. Capitol, the ongoing effects of the coronavirus pandemic worldwide, a new volcano erupting in Iceland, and much more.
Powerful images from the past 12 eventful months