Focal Point: Cola cubes

November 24, 2014

One can’t help but get lost in this detail photo of a cube of compacted aluminium cans.

Best photography from around the world Nov. 22

November 22, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Focal Point: Kidding around

November 20, 2014

The term “peak action” is, in many ways, the sports photographer’s version of “the decisive moment”.

Best photography from around the world, Nov. 18

November 18, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Best photography from around the world, Nov. 16

November 16, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Best photography from around the world Nov. 15

November 15, 2014

The National View's photo editors pick the best images of the day from around the world

Region in Focus - Kurdish Refugees: Then and Now

November 14, 2014

Reuters photographers have chronicled Kurdish refugee crises throughout the years. In 1991 Srdjan Zivulovic documented refugees in Cukurca who had escaped a military operation by Saddam Hussein’s government in Iraq aimed at “Arabising” Kurdish areas in the north. Hundreds of thousands fled into Turkey and Iran. Images shot in recent months show familiar scenes as crowds of people flee Islamic State militants in Syria. There are as many as 30 million Kurds, spread through Turkey, Iraq, Syria and Iran. Most Kurds are Sunni Muslims, but tend to feel more loyalty to their Kurdishness, rather than their religion.

Inside India: November 13, 2014

November 13, 2014

Our weekly view of news and daily life on the Indian subcontinent.

Time Frame: A lovely view of Sharjah’s famous mountains

November 11, 2014

This week’s Time Frame was meant to show the arrival of Air Chief Marshall Sir Thomas Prickett  at the Royal Air Force base in Sharjah.

Focal Point: East meets western

November 10, 2014

Where a Hollywood movie director or commercial photographer would spend hours storyboarding a shot with nine people in frame, sometimes human nature positions people in near-perfect composition for a photo.