photo by Jordan Strauss for Associated Press According to Deadline, actress Julia Roberts has acquired the rights produce and star in a feature-length film adaptation of Batkid Begins: The Wish Heard Around the World, a touching documentary by filmmaker Dana Nachman that explores and celebrates Miles Scott (aka “BatKid“) and his Make-A-Wish Foundation adventures throughout […]
Anderson Cooper ripped the Obama administration for its failure to represent the United States in the Paris unity march. Forty world leaders took part in a photo opportunity to show their support for press freedom after a terrorist attack by Islamic radicals on the French satirical magazine Charlie...
Time | Getty Images | Associated Press This year in images includes people in hazmat suits both in the U.S. and in West Africa, protests in Ukraine, Ferguson and Hong Kong, the Sochi Olympics, the World Cup in Brazil, wars, death and selfies. Show More Summary
Foreign Photo Service/Zuma Press Mercedes Lewis Hamilton celebrates becoming World Champion after victory in the 2014 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix in the United Arab Emirates. The market’s largest exchange-traded fund tracking shares in burgeoning...Show More Summary
Closing Ceremony of the World Chess ChampionshipNov 25, 2014President of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin took part in the closing ceremony of the 2014 match to determine the World Chess Champion.Press release and photos by theShow More Summary
Italian photog Gabriele Galimberti’s grandma had a pressing concern about his two-year journey around the world — what would he eat?
One of the more intriguing features The Last of Us Remastered brought with it when it arrived on PS4 last month was a new Photo Mode. With the press of the button, the world Naughty Dog created is frozen, giving players all the time they need to frame the perfect shot. YouTuber Grant Voegtle has […]
In this undated file photo, Prussian soldiers leaving Berlin for the front are given flowers by a woman during World War One. (AP Photo, File) The Guardian | Newseum | Daily Telegraph | The New York Times | BBC | Associated Press One...Show More Summary
Argentinian paper El Diario de la República have bagged an exclusive photo at the World Cup which looks remarkably out of place. Following Luis Felipe Scolari’s press conference ahead of the semifinal with Germany, El Dario’s man on the ground bided his time to approach the Selecao boss just as he was leaving. When he got his opportunity, [...]
After Holland won a controversial come-from-behind Round of 16 match against Mexico on Sunday, Dutch airline KLM celebrated the win on Twitter by Tweeting, "Adios Amigos." The Tweet, as the Associated Press noted (see photo), had anShow More Summary
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At press time details were still scarce, but according to multiple sources—those sources being cameras, and camera-phone cameras—there’s strong evidence suggesting that women were at the World Cup in Brazil supporting Belgium. WAIT! I’m getting something in my feed. It’s static-y, I can barely make it out, but my correspondents are telling me that several, […]
Members of the Croatia national football team are furious this week after a series of nude photos were leaked to the press. Apparently the guys are in Brazil this month for the World Cup, where they decided to take a late-night skinny dip in their private pool after a match. That’s when a few trigger-happy […]
There's only one way to prepare for the US Men's National Team's World Cup opener: GIFs, videos and photos. Audience participation is required. All rise for our national anthem: Press play and let's go ahead and get ready for the US Men's National Team's first match (Ghana, 6 p.m. ET). This is a starter. Go nuts in the comments, friends, and let's get ready for AMERICA.
Five thousand homeless Brazilians are living in a camp near S ã o Paulo's World Cup stadium after rent increases forced them out of their neighborhoods. Residents of the camp told the Associated Press in May that the World Cup is responsible for the increases. Show More Summary
After my slightly disappointing press view of the Sony World Photography Awards exhibition, when I didn’t have the opportunity to take in the photos, I made a return trip to Somerset House yesterday to rectify this situation. I had much more time to wander through both the East and West Wings, admiring the images and […]
10 Corso Como Milan’s Galleria Carla Sozzani opened the World Press Photo 2014: Photography and Journalism exhibition last week, displaying photographs that were on contest to win last year’s World Press Photo title. The WPP is said to be “one… Look Inside the World Press Photo 2014 Exhibit at 10 Corso Como is a post by Elaine YJ Lee on Selectism.
World Press Photo Michiel Munneke will step down as managing director of World Press Photo in November, the organization says in a press release. He’s held the position since 2001. Munneke “is leaving behind a healthy organization that is ready … Read more
CALLING ALL DIRECTIONERS! In case you live on another planet and haven't heard, One Direction kicked off their Where We Are world tour in Bogota, Colombia yesterday and each and every member looked supremely dapper (above) at the press conference. YUP! That latin flavor is making them eXXXtra spicy hot! We cannot wait to make [...]
Photo courtesy of Blue Rider Press Deborah Feldman came of age in Williamsburg when it was known as the coolest neighborhood in the world, but she didn't spend her teenage years partying at warehouse parties or eating overpriced Earl Grey-flavored ice cream. Show More Summary