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Tensions Remain High At Israeli Gaza Border
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Pictures of the Week: July 18 – July 25

From rising death toll on both sides of the Israel-Palestine conflict and the return of MH17 victims to the Netherlands, to wildfires in Washington and the fight to protect flamingos, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

Israeli troops move into Gaza
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Pictures of the Week: July 11 – July 18

From the escalating violence in Gaza and the crash of Malaysia Airlines flight MH17 over eastern Ukraine, to the growing influx of unaccompanied migrant minors entering the U.S. and the rise of the Super Moon, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

Alma
Photo Essay

Alma: A Tale of Guatemala’s Violence

LightBox presents an exclusive look at an interactive, narrative documentary about gang violence in Guatemala told through the story of Alma, a young former gang member.

Adek Berry—AFP/Getty Images
Man on the Wire

Silhouettes in the News

More than 200 years ago, the silhouette was the foremost way to document one’s appearance, but it’s still widely used in photographic frames today. From capturing the world's protests and politicians to wildfires and war zones, LightBox looks at the use of silhouettes on the wires this month.

André Liohn—Prospekt
Out There

Almost Dawn in Libya: Exclusive Interactive Panorama

André Liohn, one of the guiding forces behind the Almost Dawn in Libya initiative, spoke to LightBox from Misrata, Libya, where he was preparing for the project's final stage.

Rafiq Maqbool—AP
Man on the Wire

Gimme Shelter: Umbrellas Around The World

Come rain or shine, TIME presents a collection of recent umbrellas around the world.

Medical volunteers treat wounded Free Syrian Army soldiers inside a home after the field hospital reached capacity
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Pictures of the Week: June 8 – June 15

From sectarian violence in Myanmar and wildfires in Colorado to protests in Egypt and the Euro 2012 soccer championships in Poland and Ukraine, TIME's photo department presents the best images of the week.

Andrea Bruce—NOOR
Out There

Andrea Bruce Receives the Chris Hondros Fund Award

Today, photographer Andrea Bruce was awarded the $20,000 Chris Hondros Fund Award, created in memory of the late photojournalist in order to assist photographers pursuing their projects.

Hussein Malla—AP
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Pictures of the Week: May 25–June 1

From Memorial Day observances in the United States and an exchange of bodies in the West Bank to the massacre in Syria and the Queen's Diamond Jubilee in England, TIME's photo department presents the best images of the week.

Lightbox May 20, 2012
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Pictures of the Week: May 18 — May 25

From India's Sufi Muslim Urs Festival and the first intercontinental flight of the Solar Impulse to a suicide bombing of military soldiers in Sana'a and the beginning of Egypt's presidential election, TIME's photo department presents the best images of the week.

Lightbox May 14, 2012
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Pictures of the Week: May 11 – May 18

From violence in Colombia and a huge fire in Manila to soccer championships across Europe and the presidential handover ceremony in France, TIME's photo department presents the best images of the week.

Lightbox May 4, 2012
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Pictures of the Week: May 4 – May 11

From violence in Cairo and France's presidential elections to flash floods in Nepal and the 138th Kentucky Derby, TIME's photo department presents the best images of the week.

Lightbox May 1, 2012
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Pictures of the Week: April 27 – May 4

From rescue operations for a capsized ferry in India and May Day protests to elections in France and preparations for the Kentucky Derby, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

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One Morning at Home with John Irving

A new video series—in which Shaul Schwarz visits luminaries at home—debuts today with a trip to see author John Irving.

Issouf Sanogo—AFP/Getty Images
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Pictures of the Week: April 20 — April 27

From the first round of voting in the French presidential elections and the crisis between Sudan and South Sudan to the continuing eruption of Mt. Etna and a plane crash in Pakistan, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

André Liohn—Prospekt
Out There

Overseas Press Club Award Winners Announced

The Overseas Press Club of America has just announced the winners of its annual awards. LightBox presents the work of the photojournalists who were honored by the OPC.

Lightbox April 16, 2012
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Pictures of the Week: April 13 – April 20

From centennial celebrations of the birth of Kim Il-Sung in North Korea and attacks in Afghanistan to the moving of the space shuttle Discovery and Nepalese New Year, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

Unknown-1
Photo Essay

Portraits of Influence: Faces of the 2012 TIME 100

From media magnates and shapewear superstars to a humanoid robot and the President of the United States, LightBox presents the portraits of the 2012 TIME 100 issue.

© Christian Marclay / Courtesy Paula Cooper Gallery, New York and White Cube, London; Installation Photo: Todd-White Art Photography
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2012 TIME 100 Includes Artist Christian Marclay

Our annual TIME 100 magazine issue takes stock of the 100 most influential people of the year, and this year that list included Christian Marclay, the artist behind the highly-regarded video piece The Clock. Lightbox has revisits highlights from Marclay's highly diverse practice.

Massoud Hossaini — AFP / Getty Images
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The 2012 Pulitzer Prize Winner: Massoud Hossaini

Afghan photographer Massoud Hossaini has just won the Pulitzer Prize for breaking news photography.