Category Archives: May 2015 – 2
AP Debuts on Instagram with Photographer’s Return to Vietnam
To cover the war in Vietnam, The Associated Press gathered a group of extraordinary photojournalists in its Saigon bureau, creating one of the greatest photographic legacies of the 20th century.
May 27, 2015
Last Chance Corral
Photos by John Minchillo Orphaned, unwanted and some only days old, these fragile foals will need a lot of tender, attentive care to survive.
May 26, 2015
Indigenous Beauty Contest
Photos by Dolores Ochoa There was no bathing suit or modern evening gown competition in this beauty contest.
Over the last few weeks, we have gathered a selection of some of our favorite sports moments captured by AP photographers.
May 22, 2015
Stranded in Djibouti
Photos by Mosa’ab Elshamy Fleeing the war at home, thousands of Yemenis have made it across the Gulf of Aden to find refuge in Djibouti, a sleepy Horn of Africa nation where the United Nations has set up a staging hub for aid for the conflict-torn Arab country.
Military Aircraft Boneyard
Photos by Matt York The airplanes are lined up in rows by the hundreds, serving as a striking reminder of the nation’s military past.
Daily Life Roundup
For this week’s installment of AP’s Daily Life series, we feature photography from all over the world: People walk through an underground passage leading out of King’s Cross tube station in London, college graduates take part in the annual Toss Your Caps class photo in Philadelphia, and lights are switched on in apartments as dusk descendsContinue reading “Daily Life Roundup”
May 21, 2015
Boston’s Longest Marathon
On April 15, 2013, AP photographer Charlie Krupa captured some of the most iconic images of the Boston Marathon bombing.
May 20, 2015
Peru Sea Therapy
Photos by Rodrigo Abd They arrive at Lima’s coast shortly before dawn and wade into the Pacific Ocean, seeking relief from the ailments doctors have been unable to cure.
May 19, 2015
Feds Project Lake Mead Below Drought Trigger Point by 2017
Photos by John Locher Federal water managers have released a report projecting that Lake Mead’s water levels will fall below a point in January 2017 that would force supply cuts to Arizona and Nevada.
May 18, 2015
A look From Behind the Niqab
Photos by Hassan Ammar Across the Middle East and elsewhere, some conservative Muslim women only look out at the world around them from behind the niqab.