Topic: Istanbul

City of Dreams
Photo Essay

Playacting for Power in Istanbul: Portraits of Protesters and Soap Opera Stars

Following a long hiatus away from photography after being injured in Libya, photojournalist Guy Martin writes for LightBox about his newest project pairing the theatricality of Istanbul’s protests with the drama of its soap opera stages.

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03_Garment Workers in Deathtrap_ Taslima Akhter_ Nobody knows who are they, what is the relation between them but the crude reality make them closer and may be they are trying to save each other and the last moment of their life from the death trap of Savar Rana Plaza_. Embrace in Death. Near about 438 workers died as building Collapse at Savar Rana Plaza. Most of them are women. Savar Dhaka, Bangladesh, 24th April 2013
Photo Essay

TIME Picks the Top 10 Photos of 2013

An absolutely astounding number of pictures are shared every single day — half a billion, and rising. Here are TIME’s picks for the top ten photographs of 2013.

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Demonstration in Istanbul
Closeup

Pictures of the Week: June 7 – June 14

From ceremonies marking the six-month anniversary of the Sandy Hook massacre and continued unrest in Turkey to the recovery of a rare World War II German bomber from the sea and the newly renovated Nelson Mandela Center in South Africa, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

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Gezi Park Protests
Photo Essay

Turmoil in Istanbul: Guy Martin at Turkey’s Gezi Park Protests

Photographer Guy Martin writes for LightBox about his experiences on the periphery of the weekend’s tumultuous protests in Istanbul’s Gezi Park.

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Stefan Bladh
Photo Essay

A Family Revisited

Nine years after he first met the Kaplans, Swedish photographer Stefan Bladh returned to Istanbul to show them his photo book, which documents their lives and hardships.

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