William Widmer has been photographing levee breach sites and taking a broad look at what the Bayou and New Orleans neighborhoods look like ten years after the storm.
The Memphis native shot some of the most influential musicians of the past 30 years—including Jay Reatard, Three 6 Mafia, and Sonic Youth—often in his home.
Some Cameroonian mothers flatten their daughters' breasts with hot spatulas in the hope that that will make them less attractive to men, and the consequences are tragic.
You learn to love and hate it all at once—always wanting to leave, always coming back, longing for the day you drop everything and go for good.
It's a sport/game/leisure activity so simple that I always feel vaguely self-conscious actually explaining it out loud: "Well, you, um, try to knock down pins with a ball."
Matt Lutton's six years in the Balkans resulted in this dark, moving portrait of life after the upheaval of the 1990s.
Photos from the French National Championship bodybuilding final in Lormont.
These aren't your run-of-the-mill bikini-clad beauty queens—they are hermit crabs, the beloved crawly souvenir you likely made your parents buy you on the boardwalk as a child.
"I don't know about the future, we live under siege. This is the only thing that makes us feel free."
Alex Sturrock photographed Dave, who lives with a non-traditional assortment of pets in Wood Green, North London.
The suddenly famous family of filmmaking recluses visited the origin of the movies they were raised on.
Chris Shaw spent three years photographing life on a housing estate in the south of England.
Photographer Olga Kravets documents modern life in Chechyna, a federal state of Russia, where Turkish-built skyscrapers tower over citizens and the government tortures young men if they show any sign of dissent.
Photographer Dru Donovan collaborated with a group of men from the Fordham section of the Bronx to stage images that revisit their previous encounters with the NYPD.
Photographer Lijie Zhang documents the plight of blind students in China so that more is done to improve their situation.
These guys are the low-key Melbourne photo bromance you never knew you always wanted.
Photos by Grey Hutton.
Lindokuhle Sobekwa and Mikhael Subotzky take photos of a world few have access to.
Dhaka's pavement dwellers have few means to survive in a political, social, and economic environment that virtually ignores them.
Prospering within a system that is destroying the very land that is at the heart of their identity, the community of Fort McKay must negotiate an inner conflict.
With his first book out this month, the photographer talked to VICE about why shooting nudes and landscapes are kind of the same thing.
Peruvian photographer Omar Lucas travelled to the town of La Rinconada to spend time with women who spend 11 hours a day panning for gold.
The Magnum photographer on fatalism and determinism.
Each year, the photo festival Image Singulières invites a photographer to the French town of Sète to make a series of photographs. During my time there, I became curious about what was happening behind closed doors.