The 10 best drone photos of 2015 will take you on a virtual tour around the world

BY: JONATHAN MOSS  Why pack your bags when you can travel the world right this second? Dronestagram just posted a collection of drone footage that will take you on a virtual tour across the world, from the blue skies of…

See the devastating effects of war in these soldiers’ eyes (Photos)

BY: ERIK HUSTON War is the ultimate destroyer. Destroyer of countries, of progress and most devastatingly, lives. But what about those who make it out? Post Traumatic Stress Disorder is a major issue among veterans and has been covered in…

These photographs show the new face of the modern family—and it’s beautiful

BY: ALEX BROWN Today’s family is far from the Leave it to Beaver image of nuclear tidiness that it once was. Tattooed moms, same-sex parents and ethnic diversity have increasingly become the face of the modern family—and it’s beautiful. From…

Life at a Japanese Internment Camp: 25 photos of racial incarceration by Ansel Adams

BY: DANIEL WATERBORNE Photos by © Ansel Adams In February 1942, President Roosevelt signed Executive Order 9066, resulting in 110,000 Japanese-Americans being forcibly relocated to internment camps. Following Pearl Harbour, Japanese-Americans were stripped of their rights and were held subject to…

Turns out North Korean interior decorating looks like a Wes Anderson film set

BY: DANIKA MOIR Images by Oliver Wainwright Since the 1950s North Korea has maintained complete cultural isolation. From the 14th to 20th century Korea followed a policy of isolationism, believing that their culture was superior. When the country split into…

A powerful photo series shows how a young girl cares for her family with only her legs

BY: KASSANDRA DZIKEWICZ The aftermath of the Vietnam War still burdens many of its people. During the war Agent Orange, a deadly chemical, was released into the country to destroy the forests and land. Approximately 4.8 million people died from…

Children with Down Syndrome transform into iconic art through this incredible photo series

BY: KASSANDRA DZIKEWICZ Often people with disabilities are only seen as their disability. This photo series featuring children with Down Syndrome allows us to see them as so much more. Soela Zani, an Albanian photographer has children with Down Syndrome…

Photos of child refugees and where they sleep at night will break your heart into pieces

BY: JESSICA BEUKER Magnus Wennman is an award-winning photojournalist from Stockholm. He recently published a heart-breaking photo series that shows what is happening to the children in the Middle East as they flee from the conflict in Syria. According to…

The unintentional photojournalism of Google Street View (Photos)

BY: ALEXANDRIA LEE Panoramic shots of Thailand prostitutes, mountainous Iceland landscapes, suburban kids bearing guns, and secluded waterfalls surrounded by lush wildlife. These are some of the images one can find through Google Maps’ Street View feature. While many use…

This guy turned a 1970s retro caravan into a darkroom to take his photography on the road

BY: JESSICA BEUKER Photographer Paul Alsop lives on the island of New Zealand, where finding anything ‘wet plate’ related is a mission. There is no online community, such as eBay, to search for old supplies, and the chemicals have to…

These are the 116 images NASA sent into space 30 years ago to explain our world to aliens

BY: TREVOR HEWITT Trudging through interstellar space at a steady 17 kilometres per second is, quite possibly, Earth’s best chance at extraterrestrial contact. Enter the Voyager 1 spacecraft. In 1977, NASA launched Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 to study the…

Photographer takes his rescue dog on epic adventures to let her experience ultimate freedom

BY: KASSANDRA DZIKEWICZ Photographer Troy Moth freed his adopted dog from her past and took her on an adventure that is one for the books. Moth’s dog, Nikita, would tremor in the corner anytime he would show her a leash.…

Photographer and pilot capture amazing views of the world from up high

BY: DANIKA MOIR Photos by Alex MacLean Photographer Alex MacLean uses his camera to show points of view that are not often seen — aerial views. MacLean says he flies in his airplane over what he wants to capture and…

Staggering landscape photos prove that Iceland is a travel photographer’s wet dream

BY: JOHNATHAN MOSS Photos: Jakub Polomski Rolling in a 4×4 SUV through the jagged coastline beside fields of lava, over rushing riverbeds, and beneath cascading waterfalls photographer Jakub Polomski fell in love with Iceland. Travelling over 4,000 km he experienced an…

Photographer hikes 130 km in Northern Sweden to prove a point about workaholic-worship

BY: KASSANDRA DZIKEWICZ The West is full of workaholics, glorifying “business” and moving at a pace that often forgets to slow down now and then to actually live. Photographer Adelina Darvina realized she had allowed her busy schedule to consume…

These photos of abandoned buildings show the beauty in the dark and decaying

BY: DANIKA MOIR Photos by Rebecca Bathory In 2012, Rebecca Bathory found her passion for capturing decaying buildings on film. Travelling to over 20 countries, she went to over 300 abandoned buildings to capture the beauty that is found in…

The driest desert on the planet just got a makeover courtesy of Mother Nature (Photos)

BY: MELISSA BOODOO What is usually known to be the driest desert on the planet, found on the coast of Chile, South America, Atacama Desert has been blossoming. Generally, blooms such as this usually occur every five to ten years,…

Photos of this old abandoned mental institution give us a glimpse into what life was like for the patients

BY: DANIKA MOIR Photos by Will Ellis The Rockland State Hospital for the Insane, now known as the Rockland Psychiatric Centre, in Orangeville, New York once held thousands of patients at a time, reaching a population of almost 9,000 by…

Photo series shows what hides beneath the clothing of tattoo-lovers of every age

BY: JESSICA BEUKER London-based photographer, Alan Powdrill is putting the spotlight on tattoos with his new photo series, “Covered.” The series captures each subject in two very different photos—one where they are fully clothed and one where they are completely…

Only one man has been back to Disney World’s secret abandoned island. This is what he saw.

BY: ALEXANDRIA LEE In the depths of Florida’s Walt Disney World, away from the screaming children and perpetually-grinning mascots, an abandoned section of the theme park shows a darker side of the Happiest Place on Earth. Located in the middle…