Stories about Photography from February, 2016
"You helped us and we weren’t even your friends, so of course we came to help. Japan and Taiwan will be best friends forever."
In Idomeni, a small village next to the Greek-Macedonian border, the only hope seems to be a passport.
Swasthani Vrata Katha in Photos: Nepal’s Month-Long Festival of Fasting and Praying for Spouses’ Well-Being
The ritual is said to have started after King Himalaya’s daughter Parvati, the Hindu goddess of love, fertility and devotion, spent a month fasting and praying to the goddess Swasthani.
"I noticed a proliferation of masqueraders — in the melee on stage, in the stands and on the sides — on their phones. I thought, wow, this could be interesting."
"100,000 Filipinos perished, government buildings lay in ruins—and Manila was Pearl of the Orient no more."
South Africans are saying the photo, which shows a controversial radio personality with his lawyer walking near a man seemingly digging through rubbish, captures the income equality plaguing their country.