Photo Essays

Photographer Spotlight: Allan Grant

As a boy, Allan Grant dreamed of becoming an aeronautical engineer. When his career path took a different route, the flying industry’s loss became the...

Top Cat

Cat fanciers descend on New York's Madison Square Garden for the fifth annual CFA-IAMS Cat Championships

A Giant Win Super Bowl XLII

Against the odds, the New York Giants defeated the previously unbeaten New England Patriots 17-14. Relive the memories from a classic Super Bowl right here.

Nightclub Hand Signals: A Primer

LIFE.com looks back at New York's legendary watering hole, the Stork Club, in its heyday and, specifically, at the creative hand signals employed by owner...

Dog Style

For two days every year, New York's Madison Square Garden is home to 2600 dogs, all competing for the title of ""Best in Show"" at the prestigious annual pageant...

Brooklyn Bridge: The Perfect Span

Most of us have a favorite bridge. That is to say, most everyone has, in his or her mind’s eye, a structure that surpasses all others in the requisite traits: it...