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The Little Boy In Aleppo: Can One Photo End A War?

The photo of the rescued boy in Syria has inspired sympathy, outrage — and donations. But will it be forgotten tomorrow?
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From Darkroom To Kitchen: A Time Capsule Of Recipes From Midcentury Photographers

Ansel Adams' poached eggs. William Eggleston's cheese grits casserole. Four decades after being hidden away in a museum, a collection of images and recipes from famed artists finally sees the light.
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How An Olympics Photographer Captured Usain Bolt's 'Cheeky Grin'

"There's no greater athlete on the planet at the moment," says Cameron Spencer, who shot Sunday's definitive photo of Olympic gold medal sprinter Usain Bolt as he won the semifinals.
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Scraped, Splattered — But Silent No More. Finally, The Dinner Plate Gets Its Say

Instagram is the Internet's semi-obsessive, borderline-creepy love letter to food. But behind every great meal is a plate doing a pretty-OK job. So a comedian made an Instagram to celebrate plates.
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PHOTOS: Handing Over The Camera To People With HIV

'Through Positive Eyes,' an exhibit of 145 photos, is opening in Durban as the International AIDS Conference begins.
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PHOTOS: For #WorldPopulationDay, How Earth's 7 Billion Live

Earth's crowded — and remote — spots are highlighted in entries to the 2016 National Geographic Travel Photographer of the Year Contest.
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National Park Daguerreotypes Invite Viewers To 'Merge With The Land'

Photographer Binh Danh melds early photographic materials and timeless landscapes to produce ethereal images of national parks. He says it's his hope that viewers "see themselves in the picture."
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Lock Screen: At These Music Shows, Phones Go In A Pouch And Don't Come Out

The Lumineers are among many artists frustrated by people on their mobile devices during performances. Their singer explains why they're asking fans to lock up their phones with a new technology.
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Bill Cunningham, Beloved New York Times Fashion Photographer, Dies At 87

New York Times photographer Bill Cunningham died Saturday at the age of 87. New York Times Executive Editor Dean Baquet discusses his life and his nearly 40 years of work for the paper.
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#NPRNightSky: Your Star-Studded Pix From The World's Inkiest Skies

We asked, you answered, with photos of the heavens from Botswana, Tanzania — and Oregon.

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