Topic: World War II

Courtesy Ginger Miller
The Backstory

#TIMEvets: Share Your Stories and Photos of Inspiring Veterans

TIME has launched #TIMEvets, a four-week special project that will explore the profound effects of war – both on those who serve and the people who support them – through the stories of our country’s veterans

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Atlantic Wall
Out There

The Ghostly Remains of Nazi Germany’s Atlantic Wall

Between 1943 and 1945, Nazi Germany built a vast system of defensive battlements along the Atlantic coast, stretching from northern Norway to the Pyrenees. Now, 70 years later, photographer Stephan Vanfleteren documents the historical remnants of what became known as the Atlantic Wall

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RAF Aircraftman Jason Hopkins at the War & Peace Revival in Folkestone, England on July 20, 2013.
In Progress

For England’s WWII Reenactors, Authenticity Is the Message

Photojournalist Daniella Zalcman spent the last year photographing British war reenactors paying tribute to history and the lasting legacy of World War II.

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Out There

Robert Capa’s Unpublished Color Photographs Debut at ICP

A new show at the International Center of Photography sheds light on some of Robert Capa’s rare color photographs.

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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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USA. Illinois. Chicago. 1948. An alley between overcrowded tenements, with garbage thrown over the railings of the back porches. Most of the area's tenants were transient. Contact email:New York : photography@magnumphotos.comParis : magnum@magnumphotos.frLondon : magnum@magnumphotos.co.ukTokyo : tokyo@magnumphotos.co.jpContact phones:New York : +1 212 929 6000Paris: + 33 1 53 42 50 00London: + 44 20 7490 1771Tokyo: + 81 3 3219 0771Image URL:http://www.magnumphotos.com/Archive/C.aspx?VP3=ViewBox_VPage&IID=2S5RYDI201Y8&CT=Image&IT=ZoomImage01_VForm
Profile

In Memoriam: Wayne Miller (1918 – 2013)

Wayne Miller, the legendary Magnum photographer known for his photographs of the World War II Pacific theater and the post-war streets of Chicago, passed away Wednesday at the age of 94.

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Courtesy of the artist—Hasted Kraeutler Gallery
Profile

Erwin Olaf’s Berlin: Portraits of a New World

A new show at Hasted Kraeutler in New York highlights Erwin Olaf’s series ‘Berlin’, an examination of the time when the sociopolitical structures that defined the 20th century are being turned on their head.

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Girl in plaid dress, Mukacevo, Ukraine ca. 1935–38.
Out There

‘Roman Vishniac Rediscovered’: A Great Photographer’s Lost World Revealed

A new show at the International Center of Photography in New York rediscovers the work of Russian-born photographer Roman Vishniac.

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Photo colorization by Sanna Dullaway for TIME / Original image by Alexander Gardner / Library of Congress
The Backstory

A Vibrant Past: Colorizing the Archives of History

For this week’s issue of TIME, Sanna Dullaway digitally colorized archival images of America’s 16th president in hopes of bringing history to life. Here’s a look back on the iconic images she’s revisited.

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James Frank Hurley—Mitchell Library Collections / State Library of New South Wales–PXD 20/18
Out There

War/Photography by Geoff Dyer

A new show at the Museum of Fine Arts Houston examines the relationship between war and photography and how that relationship has changed over time. Here, Geoff Dyer writes about images that have shaped the perception of war since photography was invented.

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