Photograph by Laura Pannack for TIME
For this week’s issue, Rosalind Wiseman writes on shifting gender norms and our culture’s steadfast tendency to treat adolescent males as “emotional illiterates.”
TIME commissioned photographer Laura Pannack, known for her intimate and highly nuanced portraits of young adults, to capture the world of boys.
Superstorm Sandy, One Year Later: Self-Portraits by Communities in Distress -
One year ago, more than 800,000 photos were uploaded and tagged as Superstorm Sandy made landfall. On the anniversary of the devastating storm, Fred Ritchin writes for LightBox on the power of the photograph as self-documentary in 2013.
Photograph by Athit Perawongmetha—Reuters
Oct. 11, 2013. A devotee of the Chinese Jui Tui Shrine, with two guns pierced through his cheeks, takes part in a street procession during the annual vegetarian festival in Phuket, Thailand.
From the continuing government shutdown and a deadly monster truck crash in Mexico to extreme face piercing with guns in Thailand and a monkey getting a shave in Pakistan, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.
A view of a whale’s fluke as it dives after being harpooned in Point Hope, Alaska, September 1942.
Photograph by Froelich G. Rainey, National Geographic
This week in the news: Nikon announced the updated D610 DSLR; Pentax debuted the new K-3 DSLR and a 55-300mm f/4 lens; Zeiss announced the Otus 55mm f/1.4 lens for Nikon and Canon DSLRs; and Leica unveiled a one-of-a-kind rangefinder that was designed by Apple’s Jonathan Ive and Marc Newson.
This is your B&H Photo Pulse News Roundup for October 11, 2013http://bhpho.to/1bM2afm
Photograph by Terry O’Neill—Courtesy of Victoria and Albert Museum
Now on view at the Art Gallery of Toronto: David Bowie is
Spanning five decades and featuring more than 300 objects from Bowie’s personal archive, this totally immersive multimedia show celebrates the groundbreaking artist’s collaborations in the fields of fashion, sound, theater, art and film.
For more photography events in October visit The Guide on LightBox.