Photo Essays

Russia’s Fifth Column

Russian diplomats from around the world gather to receive their President’s orders. The summit this year took place in July, a few months after Russia had...

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2014

There are more people than ever on Earth, but never have we been this connected with each other. Photography plays a large role, with the still image continuing...

"Polluted Russia"

The Soviet Union's legacy was an environment scarred beyond measure. Sadly those who hold power in Moscow now have done too little to clean up the...

Photojournalism Daily: Dec. 11, 2014

Today’s daily Photojournalism Links collection highlights Evgenia Arbugaeva‘s photographs of a weather man living in extreme solitude in northern Russia. The...

Crimea: Where War Photography Was Born

With the great historical crossroads of Crimea and, indeed, all of Ukraine still dominating world headlines — almost a year after Russia’s “stealth invasion” of...

Russia's Soccer Hooligans

Violence in the stands spreads to the street as Russian soccer fans vent their anger over the killing of one of their own in a protest with nationalist overtones...

Russia Revels in Victory Day

Two days after Vladimir Putin yielded power to his hand-picked successor, Dmitry Medvedev, the Russians revive the Soviet-era tradition of parading symbols of...

Photojournalism Daily: Jan. 14, 2015

Today’s daily Photojournalism Links collection highlights Robin Hammond‘s work on sandmining in Lagos, Nigeria, an urban hub that is Africa’s most populous...

Russia's Fake Mission to Mars

For more than a year and a half, six volunteers seal themselves off from the world in an effort simulate what a journey to the Red Planet might feel like