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ETH-Bibliothek Zurich, Image Archive/Stiftung Luftbild Schweiz
Out There

Great Heights In The Swissair Archive

Swissair might have been once world renowned for its high standards of service and customer relations, but one might not know that photography was a driving passion of its co-founder. LightBox explores some of the treasures in the archives of the airline.

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Floria Sigismondi
The Backstory

Through the Director’s Eyes: On Set with David Bowie and Tilda Swinton

LightBox goes behind the scenes of David Bowie's latest music video, The Stars (Are Out Tonight), directed by the acclaimed Floria Sigismondi and starring Tilda Swinton.

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Hindu Devotees Gather For The Maha Kumbh
Photo Essay

The Kumbh Mela in 2013: One Photographer’s View

How do you photograph the largest gathering of people on Earth? Getty photographer Daniel Berehulak writes for LightBox about the challenges of photographing the Maha Kumbh Mela, a 55-day event estimated to draw over 100 million people to the confluence of three holy rivers in India.

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Kenya Election
Closeup

Pictures of the Week: March 1 – March 8

From the death of Venezuelan president Hugo Chavez and elections in Kenya to violent protests in Bahrain and International Women's Day around the world, TIME presents the best images of the week.

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Angelo Musco
Out There

The Art of Aggregation: Angelo Musco’s Bodyscapes

Italian artist Angelo Musco has spent years catching viewers by surprise. His conceptual worlds aren't just immense, they are constructed from millions of nude human bodies.

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Bill Brandt—Bill Brandt Archive Ltd./MoMA
Out There

Let There Be Dark: Bill Brandt’s Shadow and Light

At “Bill Brandt: Shadow and Light,” the voluptuous retrospective organized by curator Sarah Hermanson Meister at the Museum of Modern Art in New York City, one finds out just how powerful a force 'black' can be.

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Forward Operating Base Shank, the logistical hub for American operations in Logar Province Afghanistan January 27 2013Hundreds of containers full of equipment are stacked in the yards of Forward Operating Base Shank, the logistical hub for American operations in Logar Province. Since July 2012, soldiers from the 173rd Airborne Brigade have been working to ship containers off of the base, reducing the number from more than 8,000 to 5,000 in January 2013.
Photo Essay

America’s Long Withdrawal from Afghanistan: Photographs by Yuri Kozyrev

TIME contract photographer Yuri Kozyrev traveled to Afghanistan to document how the American military will bring the materials home from more than a decade of war.

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Peter Hujar Archive—Courtesy Pace/MacGill Gallery
Profile

A Profound Beauty: Peter Hujar’s Timeless Portraits

Peter Hujar’s work might be firmly rooted in time and place — the New York of the 1970s and 1980s — but it nonetheless has a timeless quality that goes beyond both. A new exhibition currently running at Pace/MacGill Gallery curates Hujar's work in such a way as to allow certain joys to emerge from the work.

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Dietmar Busse
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Dietmar Busse: Fauna and Flora

It's rare to encounter a body of work as wholly original as Dietmar Busse's extraordinary series, Fauna and Flora. An amalgamation of photography and painting, the pieces in the series manifest a beauty that occasionally veers into dark, dreamlike realms.

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Housing adjacent to U.S. Steel plant, Birmingham, Alabama, 1972.
Out There

Bellbottoms, Smog and Afros: Documerica Searches for the Seventies

A new exhibition at the National Archives looks into the Documerica Photo Project, an initiative spearheaded by the EPA in the 1970s to capture ordinary Americans in the midst of a transitory era.

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