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The Moment I Captured My Father No Longer Holding His Breath

The Quiet Revolution | Jennifer Mattern | Posted 08.20.2015 | Healthy Living

My father—from whom I have inherited all my introvert DNA—is visiting me and my two daughters. He lives in Philadelphia; we live in western Massac...

Sunrise at Angkor Wat You Must See

Sothy Eng | Posted 08.03.2015 | Travel
Sothy Eng

Some of us have a hard time to get up in time for breakfast, let alone at 4 a.m. to get ready to go to see sunrise over Angkor Wat. Yet, the tortuous alarm clock should remind us of how fortunate we are to experience sunrise over Angkor Wat.

What It Looks Like When A World-Class Explorer Sits Still

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 07.08.2015 | Healthy Living

Even the most high-octane adventurers have moments when the excitement dies down, the world stills and they make a point to appreciate the surrounding...

Powerful Photos Capture Impact of 'Narco Aesthetic' In Medellín, Colombia

Manuela Henao | Posted 06.19.2015 | Latino Voices
Manuela Henao

This understanding of the female body, usually called narco aesthetic, had a deep impact on the female culture of the city. In Medellín women have historically been seen as strong figures, mothers and hard workers.

Behind The Niqab: A View From Underneath The Veil Worn By Some Muslim Women

The Associated Press | HASSAN AMMAR | Posted 05.18.2015 | Religion

CAIRO (AP) — Across the Middle East and elsewhere, some conservative Muslim women only look out at the world around them from behind the niqab. F...

Stunning Photographs Show Crimea's Beauty In Every Season

The Huffington Post | Talia Lavin | Posted 05.20.2015 | Travel

For photographer Sergei Anashkevitch, taking remarkable images of China, France, Tanzania and seemingly everywhere in between is just another day in t...

One Photographer Is Capturing The Intrigue Of Watching Strangers Through Their Windows

HuffPost Italy | Talia Lavin | Posted 05.13.2015 | Arts

Gail Albert Halaban was first inspired to train her artistic gaze through others’ windows during a period of personal tragedy. While her five-year-o...

Stunning Photographs of Postwar Italy Revive The Spirit of A Bygone Era

HuffPost Italy | Silvia De Santis | Posted 05.01.2015 | Arts

Federico Patellani called himself “a new kind of journalist” in an article published in 1943; a journalist who learned to find “living, contempo...

These Amazing People Over 50 Bust Every Aging Stereotype You Can Think Of

The Huffington Post | Damon Scheleur and Shelley Emling | Posted 04.29.2015 | Fifty

Sophia Loren once said, “There is a fountain of youth: it is your mind, your talents, the creativity you bring to your life and the lives of people ...

Vibrant Sikh Celebrations Bring Color To Athens (PHOTOS)

HuffPost Greece | Talia Lavin | Posted 04.26.2015 | Religion

Earlier this month, hundreds of Sikhs flooded the streets of Athens to celebrate Vaisakhi, the April 14 holiday that celebrates both the Sikh New Year...

Stunning Photos Show Italy Like You've Never Seen It Before

HuffPost Italy | Talia Lavin | Posted 04.19.2015 | Travel

A new exhibition in Milan showcases some absolutely stunning views of Italy, depicting the tourist mecca as we’ve never seen it before. Encompass...

Color Versions Of Iconic Black-And-White Photos Bring History Back To Life

The Huffington Post | Talia Lavin | Posted 04.14.2015 | Arts

While techniques to colorize film were initially developed in the 1850s, it took until the 1950s for them to make their way into mainstream photojourn...

A Thrillingly Colorful Vision of Istanbul

HuffPost Italy | Silvia De Santis | Posted 04.05.2015 | Arts

Yener Torun, 32, is an architect-turned-photographer who has lived in Istanbul since he was 14, and has now decided to show an unconventional side of ...

Our Life With Autism (A Photo Essay)

Jennifer Lovy | Posted 06.02.2015 | Parents
Jennifer Lovy

There are some universal experiences we as parents share -- whether our children have autism or not -- and then there are things that even the most empathetic person cannot understand without having a child with autism. Sometimes it's an amazing journey. Sometimes it's painfully challenging.

Stunning Photos Show The Mysterious World of Greece's Holiest Mountain

HuffPost Greece | Giorgos Milonas | Posted 03.31.2015 | Religion

Mount Athos, in northern Greece, is a place steeped in a truly unique history. The tree-swathed slopes of the “Holy Mountain,” as it is commonly c...

16 Beautiful Photos Show Why Great-Grandparents Are So Special

The Huffington Post | Damon Scheleur and Shelley Emling | Posted 03.31.2015 | Fifty

"We have been blessed to have our children meet and get to spend time with their great-grandparents," said Trista Larson, who shared a photo of her 80...

These Stunning Vintage Car Photos Will Make You Feel The Wind In Your Hair

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 03.27.2015 | Arts

"A chariot can be made that moves at an unimaginable speed without horses," the philosopher Roger Bacon predicted in the 13th century. Another six...

What Does Worship Look Like From A Priest's Point Of View? (PHOTOS)

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 03.24.2015 | Religion

This article was originally published on HuffPost Italy and was translated into English. Have you ever wondered what the priest standing at the alt...

These Stunning Photos Show Europe's Great Cities In A Different Light

HuffPost Italy | Mario Piscopo | Posted 03.16.2015 | Arts

We’re used to viewing the world in broad daylight; seeing all of its objects and colors in the gleam of the sun. "Dark City," a photography exhibit ...

This Is What 30 Years As A Frontline Photojournalist Looks Like

HuffPost Italy | Alessandro Luigi Perna | Posted 03.03.2015 | Arts

Massimo Sciacca is perhaps the most important Italian photojournalist around. In 1998, he received first place at the World Press awards, and in 2015 ...

The Evocative Photography Of Elliot Erwitt, A Master Of Color

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 03.02.2015 | Arts

"It’s about reacting to what you see, hopefully without any preconceived ideas. You can find images anywhere; it’s just a question of noticing thi...

This Is What Retiring Outside America Looks Like

The Huffington Post | Shelley Emling | Posted 03.02.2015 | Fifty

Forget Florida and Arizona. When it comes to retirement, a growing number of Americans are opting to relocate abroad, to places with fabulous weather,...

Algeria From A Drone Might Be The Most Stunning Place We've Ever Seen

HuffPost Maghreb | Talia Lavin | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel

Algeria is a place of nearly unimaginable beauty and diversity. From the heights of the Tell Atlas mountains to the bleakly beautiful desert expanse o...

Extraordinary Portraits Of Life In The Extreme North Of The World

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 02.25.2015 | Arts

At 66° 33' 39" -- north of the equator -- there lies an imaginary line, beyond which it is almost impossible to live. Cristian Barnett has been trave...

Italian Photographer Pays Homage To 'Invincibles' In Series Dedicated To Truly Free Spirits

HuffPost Italy | Arianna Catania | Posted 02.13.2015 | Arts

Letizia Battaglia, an important Sicilian photographer from Palermo, Italy, took a series of shots of legendary Italian film director Pier Paolo Pasoli...