T/photography

  1. A Photographer’s Month in Ukraine Interactive, May 19

    Paolo Pellegrin traveled across a country under attack, capturing scenes of devastation, death and grief.

  2. Surviving the Siege of Kharkiv Interactive, May 19

    How Ukrainians in a city 25 miles from the Russian border have forged a new wartime culture.

  3. 6 Art Fairs in NYC This Weekend Arts, May 19

    Our guide to Frieze New York Weekend, and the satellite art exhibitions from the Lower East Side to Chelsea to Harlem.

  4. ‘You Will Stay Silent’: Photographs From Behind the Iron Curtain Books, May 14

    Images taken in the 1970s and ’80s provide a glimpse into life under autocracy.

  5. Ma’s House: An Artist Fulfills His Grandmother’s Dying Wish Real Estate, May 13

    Jeremy Dennis, a fine-art photographer and Shinnecock Nation tribe member, has turned his childhood house into a studio for exhibitions, workshops, and a residency program for BIPOC artists.

  6. In Barcelona, a New Hotel and Hub for Creative Types T Magazine, May 12

    Plus: eerie fashion photography, a piercing studio and more recommendations from T Magazine.

  7. This New Social App Is Boring, in a Good Way Style, May 10

    Once a day, at an unpredictable time, BeReal notifies its users that they have two minutes to post a pair of pictures. The feed is mundane, but also fun — for now at least.

  8. A Woman Alone in Oman: Three Weeks Along the Arabian Coast Travel, May 9

    In December, a photographer set off on a 2,600-mile road trip, traveling from the Yemeni border to the Strait of Hormuz. Here’s what she saw.

  9. An Elegant Return to Form at Independent Art Fair Arts, May 5

    Back to its TriBeCa home, the fair offers a reliable menu of visual pleasures.

  10. Marcus Leatherdale, Portraitist of Downtown Manhattan, Dies at 69 Arts, May 4

    He was the Cecil Beaton of New York City’s demimonde during the AIDS years, making elegant portraits of Andy Warhol, Keith Haring and Madonna.

  11. Cate Blanchett and Cindy Sherman: Secrets of the Camera Chameleons Arts, May 4

    On the 45th anniversary of Sherman’s acclaimed series “Untitled Film Stills,” they toured her show, discussing what an image, or a smile, may reveal.

  12. Ron Galella, Celebrity-Hounding Photographer, Dies at 91 Business, May 2

    He personified the paparazzi — brazen and relentless in chasing the famous, particularly Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis. But his pictures also came to be admired.

  13. Chasing a Mighty Relic of Yesteryear: Union Pacific 4014 Travel, May 2

    A train enthusiast reflects on the grandeur of the world’s largest operating steam locomotive, recently returned to service.

  14. Overlooked No More: Ady Fidelin, Black Model ‘Hidden in Plain Sight’ Obituaries, April 29

    She appeared in hundreds of Man Ray’s photos, was friends with Picasso and is believed to be the first Black model to appear in a major American fashion magazine.

  15. Snap unveils a flying camera called Pixy. Technology, April 28

    The drone camera is the newest hardware product from the maker of Snapchat, which previously released smart glasses known as Spectacles.

  16. After a Storied Career, a Nonagenarian Photographer Returns to New York Arts, April 27

    The International Center of Photography, now on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, recognizes William Klein, 94, by turning over its entire space to his work.

  17. At Museums, a Mix of Old and New Arts, April 27

    Masters like Cézanne, Matisse and Georgia O’Keeffe are on display across the country, as well as contemporary artists.

  18. The Plastic Paradise of Tokyo’s Famous Kitchen Town Interactive, April 20

    There is an estimated multibillion-dollar market in Japan for food you can't eat. The craftsmanship can be extraordinary.

  19. Citizens of Kyiv Interactive, March 18

    Portraits of fortitude, desperation and resolve in a city under attack.

  20. The Hidden Image Descriptions Making the Internet Accessible Interactive, February 18

    The challenge of describing every image on the internet, and the people who are trying.

  21. Architecture, in Abstract: Quiz No. 2 Interactive, January 26

    Can you identify the cities where these abstract architectural photographs were taken?

  22. Why We Dance in the Streets of New York Interactive, December 30

    For many Puerto Rican New Yorkers, dance is an expression of joy, protest and prayer.

  23. The Year in Pictures: California Wildfires Interactive, December 28

    I covered the wildfires in Northern California this year, and shooting images of the Caldor fire, in particular, was tough.

  24. The Year in Pictures: N.Y.C. Nightlife Interactive, December 24

    This summer, I contributed to a story for which 40 photographers documented the return of New York City’s nightlife. Here’s what it looked like for me.

  25. The Year in Photos: The War in Ethiopia Interactive, December 21

    I had rare access this year to Ethiopia’s Tigray region and the conflict that the government there has largely blocked the news media from covering.

  26. The Year in Pictures: Jan. 6 Interactive, December 16

    I was on Capitol Hill to cover the certification of the 2020 electoral votes. Instead, I found myself covering an attempted insurrection.

  27. The Year in Pictures 2021 Interactive, December 15

    While many people, fearing the virus, continued to stay close to home, photographers traveled the world, documenting the world’s turmoil and triumphs.

  28. The Last Plunge in Pennsylvania Interactive, December 10

    Since 1980, Dutch Springs, a flooded quarry in the Lehigh Valley, has been the unlikely underwater home for a devoted diving community. Now its future is uncertain.

  29. Moon Cube and Mysteries of the Solar System Interactive, December 8

    A Chinese lunar rover spotted an unusual object on the moon's surface. Extraterrestrial artifact, or the latest case of mistaken space identity?

  30. The Best Books to Give This Season Interactive, December 3

    These 71 dazzling new titles —including thrillers, cookbooks, photography collections and more — will delight any reader.

  31. 3 Decades of Photography for The Times Interactive, October 12

    Here are some of my most memorable photos from the past three decades, and the stories behind them.

  32. Thousands of Photographs of the Sea, in One Image Interactive, October 6

    During lockdown, a traveling master of the photomontage took on a radically new subject: the roiling sea near his home.

  33. A Photographer Looks for Her Childhood in the Alps Interactive, September 22

    The Swiss-Guinean artist Namsa Leuba spent years exploring her mixed-race background in Africa. Now she had a chance to return to where she grew up.

  34. Scenes From an Artist’s Long-Delayed Family Reunion in Japan Interactive, September 21

    Since her daughter was born, the photographer Rinko Kawauchi tried to visit her parents every two months. This summer, she finally made the trip again.

  35. How We’re Helping You See the World Interactive, September 3

    Last year, as the pandemic took hold, we launched a new visual series called The World Through a Lens. Here’s a look behind the scenes.

  36. The Kids of Camp I Am, a Decade Later Interactive, August 10

    Campers from a pioneering retreat for gender-nonconforming children look back on what it taught them — and their journeys to becoming who they are.

  37. 4 Visual Books to Read This Week Interactive, August 4

    Eyes need a break from words on words?

  38. The Month New York Woke Up Interactive, June 9

    May 2021 was the turning point, and we chronicled it, moment by moment, through the eyes of 15 photographers 25 and under.

  39. A Photographer Captures ‘Generation Covid’ Interactive, May 7

    Portraits of new mothers across New York City.

  40. Keeping Love Close Interactive, April 8

    What does love look like in a time of anti-Asian hate? Asian and Asian-American photographers respond. With an essay by Celeste Ng.

  41. T Magazine Stories From a Surreal Year Interactive, March 11

    The beauty tips, travel fantasies and thoughts on art, books and more that got us through.

  42. They’re Arctic Survivors. How Will They Adapt to Climate Change? Interactive, February 11

    Crisscrossing the tundra, digging dens, chasing prey: a rare look at the elusive wolverine in a rapidly changing region.

  43. A Holiday Haunted by Loss Interactive, December 23

    This was the year of the empty seat at the table. We spent Thanksgiving with seven families who lost relatives to Covid.

  44. America 2020, In Vision and Verse Interactive, November 20

    It’s been a year unlike any other in living memory. We selected five poems by contemporary American poets and asked five photographers to let the poems inspire them.

  45. 12,000 Feet Up, With a Storm Coming In Interactive, September 23

    A summer romp in the Tetons with Jimmy Chin and his pals.

  46. Can a Person's Hands Reveal Their Job? Interactive, September 6

    We use them to grip, to hold, to guide. A photo essay in honor of the American worker.

  47. Self-Portraits From Black Photographers Reflecting on America Interactive, June 19

    "I’ve found strength in being able to hold and see myself at this moment in time."

  48. A Portrait of America That Still Haunts, Decades Later Interactive, June 12

    How, in a single photograph, Robert Frank captured the ongoing story of a divided nation.

  49. The New Saturday Night Interactive, May 1

    With billions of people staying home, the world is reinventing the weekend.

  50. Every Photo Tells a Story. His Spoke Volumes. National, November 6

    Sam Falk’s pictures for The New York Times brought a vivid sense of art to its pages.

  51. Michael Stipe on Working While He Sleeps and Savoring Mistakes T Style, October 28

    The artist and musician discusses his new photography book, “Our Interference Times,” and his unusual daily routine.

  52. It’s Easy to Hate Selfies. But Can They Also Be a Force for Good? Express, July 11

    Critics say they are narcissistic, ruining public places and just plain bad. But research suggests that is only part of the story.

  53. Trump’s Europe Visit in Pictures: Honoring D-Day Sacrifice Foreign, June 4

    After the president’s three-day state visit to Britain, he joined other world leaders in northern France to commemorate the World War II operation.

  54. Rediscovering My Father Well, May 31

    In a lost photo, I found the memory of my dad I wanted to preserve.

  55. Photographing Trafficked Animals in Colombia Photo, April 30

    In his free time, Ivan Valencia documents animals rescued from traffickers to champion these creatures and expose the industry.

  56. Notre-Dame Photos: A Fire and Its Aftermath Foreign, April 16

    The famed cathedral still stands, and a devastated France has one unwavering goal: It will be rebuilt.

  57. The Infinite Scroll Op Ed, April 13

    Life under the unbreakable lure of the screen.

  58. A Century of Times Dance Photos, Through the Lens of Misty Copeland Insider, April 13

    Ms. Copeland, the American Ballet Theater’s first black principal ballerina, served as guest editor for a special section on dance photography.

  59. Perpetual Motion Interactive, April 12

    A Journey Through Dance Photography From the New York Times Archives