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Apr 26, 2016
by Paul Fusco
April 26th marks the 30th anniversary of the catastrophic Chernobyl nuclear. Eleven years after the incident, Paul Fusco made his first of multiple trips to Ukraine and Belarus to document the horrible aftereffects of the fallout that settled over the region and caused birth defects.

"Chernobyl Legacy" is a deeply powerful and moving book that portrays the terrible consequences of the greatest... More...
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Apr 21, 2016
by Miguel Rio Branco
Innovative American singer, musician and songwriter Prince (born Prince Rogers Nelson) has suddenly died at the age of 57. As of the day of the incident, few details are known about the cause of death other than reports that he had been suffering from flu-like symptoms.
Prince was one of the best-selling musical artists of all time, won seven Grammy Awards and is a member of the Rock and Roll Hall... More...
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Apr 21, 2016
by Alec Soth
American filmmaker John Waters turns 70 on April 22nd.

Click here to see more of Alec Soth's images from a 2008 shoot. More...
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Apr 20, 2016
by Magnum Photographers
Queen Elizabeth II will turn 90 years old on April 21st. She is the longest reigning British monarch, having surpassed the record set by her great-grandmother, Queen Victoria. More...
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Apr 20, 2016
by Tim Hetherington
Five years ago Tim Hetherington was killed while covering the 2011 Libyan civil war. He was with rebels and journalists in the city of Misrata when the blast from a mortar shell tore through the group. Photographer Chris Hondros was also killed.

In April of 2011, Tim Hetherington travelled to Libya to photograph the ongoing uprising against the government. His goal was not to photograph the "news"... More...
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Apr 12, 2016
by Larry Towell
On April 9th eleven members of the northern-Ontario Attawapiskat First Nation attempted suicide, resulting in widespread concern over mental health among Canada’s native communities. Though only 2,000 people live in Attawapiskat, more than 100 residents have tried to end their lives since September.

Canadian photographer Larry Towell has been documenting North American Native communities for the... More...
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Mar 29, 2016
by Bob Henriques
American actress Patty Duke has died at the age of 69.
Well known for the 1960-1963 TV program "The Patty Duke Show", she'd achieved notoriety at the age of 16 when she won an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her performance in "The Miracle Worker" (1962).

Bob Henriques photographed the production of this film in which Duke portrayed blind and deaf Helen Keller and Anne Bancroft, her... More...
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