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War Photography

These Haunting Photos Reveal Italy's Liberation Through A Dual Lens

HuffPost Italy | Nicholas Miriello | Posted 03.17.2016 | World

Buildings destroyed by bombs, faces filled with despair, stoic soldiers, a worn-out Benito Mussolini, Pope Pius XII wading into a crowd of Allied troo...

These Photos Show That Beauty Persists Even In War

HuffPost Spain | Sara Elkamel | Posted 03.11.2016 | World

Amid the mass armor of indifference in the world, there are always those who decide to shine a light on the realities that most people like to keep hi...

Incredible Color Photos Give A Rare Look At London During The Blitz

The Huffington Post | Nick Robins-Early | Posted 07.13.2015 | World

In the months between September 1940 and May 1941, the German air force engaged in a brutal and relentless bombing campaign against the United Kingdom...

Eerie Portraits Of 'Toy' Soldiers Put A Haunting Spin On War Photography

The Huffington Post | Maddie Crum | Posted 06.04.2015 | Arts

Rows of rigidly posed, plastic-looking green figures stand at attention. Guns in tow, they’re dwarfed by the vast expanse of desert surrounding them...

'Humans Of Syria' Shows Us The Faces Behind The Headlines

The Huffington Post | Katie Sola | Posted 03.18.2015 | Arts

As the public loses interest in Syria's civil war, a group of young photographers is aiming to humanize the conflict through a Facebook group inspired...

Adriana Reyes: Behind Heartbreaking Photos of Syria and Jordan

Ming Holden | Posted 04.26.2014 | Impact
Ming Holden

"Photography became my precious, vivid tool with which I could show the world's beauty and sad reality simultaneously. When I returned from Syria in the spring of 2013, I felt an overwhelming need to do everything I could to help the Syrian refugees and spread awareness of the crisis."

Which Way Is The Front Line From Here

Molly Rowan Leach | Posted 06.23.2013 | Arts
Molly Rowan Leach

Approaching the two-year anniversary of Tim's tragic death in Misrata covering the risings of the Arab Spring, Sebastian Junger, his close friend and co-director of their Oscar-nominated Restrepo has created an extraordinary documentary of his friend's life.

Reading the Pictures: What Shocks Me Most About the Bloody Boston Marathon Bombing Pictures (GRAPHIC)

Michael Shaw | Posted 06.17.2013 | Media
Michael Shaw

2013-04-17-20130417BostonMarathonbombingvictimJohnTlumacki.jpgWhat takes me aback are how graphic the news photos are as compared to the almost total visual censorship of American war casualties over the past twelve years.

PHOTOS: The Best War Photography In The World

The Huffington Post | Sasha Bronner | Posted 03.21.2013 | Los Angeles

WAR/PHOTOGRAPHY, the Annenberg Space for Photography's newest exhibit, is a harrowing collection of the history of war told through photographs from 1...

At Close Proximity With War and Truth

Molly Rowan Leach | Posted 05.21.2013 | Home
Molly Rowan Leach

This week, a powerfully written biography by Alan Huffman has come out on Tim Hetherington's life and death, titled Here I Am in reference to a moment that Hetherington finds himself in his own viewfinder, reflected back in a mirror.

Tim Hetherton's Complex Legacy Preserved In New Film

The Huffington Post | Katherine Brooks | Posted 04.01.2013 | Arts

In 2010 Sebastian Junger and Tim Hetherington premiered their visceral war film, "Restrepo," at the Sundance Film Festival, winning the Grand Jury Pri...

Director David Frankham's 'WITNESS' Views Conflict Through Photojournalists' Eyes

Turnstyle | Posted 01.19.2013 | TV

By Noah J. Nelson "The one thing that I keep coming back to with this show is that I feel like it's hard for people to behave badly and to do the kin...

Shots of War: Photojournalist's Striking Images Offer Rare Look at the War in Afghanistan

Greg Archer | Posted 12.26.2012 | World
Greg Archer


Early War Photo A Fake?

The Huffington Post | Ron Dicker | Posted 10.01.2012 | World

Talk about making history. Filmmaker Errol Morris believes a famous early war photo is a fake, according to Radiolab, and that the cameraman doctor...

PHOTOS: The Vietnam Pictures We'll Never Forget

David Hume Kennerly | Posted 10.29.2012 | Fifty
David Hume Kennerly

Once you're seen a world-class news photograph, it's hard, if not impossible, to get that image out of your mind. If television brought the Vietnam War into your living room, it was the still photo that took it to your soul.

Life In The Faas Lane

Doug Bradley | Posted 07.15.2012 | Home
Doug Bradley

If ever there was a war defined and illuminated by photography, it was the war in Vietnam. And if ever there was a photographer who left his imprint on the unforgettable images of Vietnam, it was Horst Faas.

The Front Line Photographer

Tom Christie | Posted 03.06.2012 | Home
Tom Christie

A grenade was thrown over the wall, its shrapnel catching both the soldier and the photographer. Anja Niedringhaus was evacuated to a military hospital in Kandahar. A few days later, the Pulitzer-Prize-winning photographer flew to India for another assignment.

PHOTOS: Haunting Portraits Of Soldiers

Posted 12.27.2011 | Arts

Netherlands-born photographer Claire Felicie possesses an uncanny ability to connect with her subjects, despite their often-grim circumstances. For he...

PHOTOS: Photographer Captures Gritty Serbian Life

Posted 12.12.2011 | Arts

The photographer Boogie has found much success with his cinematic portrayals of the grittier side of urban life. He has documented the tortured existe...

PHOTOS: Infrared War Photography

Posted 11.24.2011 | Arts

For centuries, the Congo has compelled and defied the Western imagination. Richard Mosse brings to this subject the use of a discontinued military sur...

PHOTOS: Hiroshima: The Original Ground Zero

Adam Harrison Levy | Posted 10.05.2011 | Arts
Adam Harrison Levy

What can a suitcase, found in a pile of garbage, tell us about Hiroshima and its legacy? The suitcase was found eleven years ago by a man who was out...

PHOTOS: Before The Situation Room: Iconic War Photography

Posted 07.13.2011 | Arts

This month has already begotten two iconic photographs: one released, one not. The first refers to an image of the President and his staff in the Situ...

PHOTOS: The Faces Of The Civil War

Posted 06.11.2011 | Arts

Why do the men in Civil War portraits look so calm? The soldiers, who fought some of the bloodiest battles in American history, couldn't have been at ...

Controversial War Photography

Posted 05.25.2011 | Arts

WHO: Felice Beato WHAT: A Photographer on the Eastern Road WHERE: The J. Paul Getty Museum, the Getty Center 1200 Getty Center Drive Los Angeles, ...