2021-07-26 05:24:19 8 Photo Stories That Will Challenge Your View Of The World
8 Photo Stories That Will Challenge Your View Of The World
This week was another sobering look at the global effects of climate change. We watched as China flooded and the Pacific Northwest’s wildfires raged on. Marina Vitaglione used an old photographic technique to create otherworldly images of London’s air pollution, while Eva Marie Uzcátegui photographed a Miami sandbar that has become a popular local hangout but is about to be destroyed.
Many news outlets paid tribute to Indian photographer Danish Siddiqui, who was killed in Afghanistan while working. His work had taken him all over the world, and in 2018, his reporting on the Rohingya refugee crisis earned him a Pulitzer Prize. The Delta variant of the coronavirus is spreading, raising concerns about another lockdown. The New York Times’ Todd Heisler and David Gonzalez profiled 115 workers who kept New York City running during the pandemic, even though some of them were laid off.
Despite the ongoing pandemic, the Olympics began this week after a year’s delay, so all eyes are on Tokyo’s celebrations. And, just for fun, we took one last look at France and the celebrities who were out in force at Cannes.