Stories about Photography from December, 2015
Fish and seafood is an important part of New Year's celebrations in Japan. Here are some photos of shopping for fish.
Many thanks to the Global Voices members who shared photos from their celebrations and Christmas dinner tables.
“I have negative thoughts. But if everyone gets positive, I will get the energy to stay positive.”
"Iran will one day shine in a way that the Iranian Ambassador will greet Iranian women and journalists without fear and with pride."
Is the toxic, anarchic landfill that has troubled Bishkek for over two decades about to be brought to heel?
'Even Archduke Franz Ferdinand, whose assassination in 1914 triggered the World War I, came to hunt in Nepal invited by Maharajah Bir Shumsher in March 1893.'
"People [...] look at me a certain way and whisper as they pass by. Some say hello, some just watch me and laugh. I know they judge me..."
The “Priest + Cat” calendar is the Russian Orthodox answer to the Italian Calendario Romano, featuring young and handsome Catholic priests, and the I gatti di Roma cat calendar.
When will father come home? Sometimes months, sometimes years, sometimes never.
Hunting down new street art and murals in Ukraine's capital has just gotten easier, with a new interactive map listing most of the locations of recent artworks.
This guide will provide instruction on using satellite images, with a focus on historical imagery, and available street-level imagery accessible for Russian and Ukrainian cities.