Daily Archive: March 20, 2012

Images of January – Reuters Full Focus


This month tensions between Iran and the West escalated in a standoff over Iran’s nuclear program. The death toll rose in bloodshed touched off by protests against Syrian President Bashar al-Assad’s rule. Meanwhile… Continue reading

Photographer notebook: Zohra Bensemra – Reuters Full Focus


Born in Algiers in 1968, Zohra was recruited as a stringer photographer for Reuters by Mallory Langsdon in 1997 during the last years of the conflict in Algeria. In 2000, Zohra was sent… Continue reading

Editor’s choice – Reuters Full Focus


WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Our best photos from the last 24 hours. 24 PHOTOS Image 1 of 24: A school student is escorted as he leaves the Ozar Hatorah Jewish school in Toulouse, southwestern… Continue reading

Images of February – Reuters Full Focus


Pressure mounted on the Assad regime in Syria as the crackdown continued in February. The death of Whitney Houston overshadowed the Grammy awards and Brazil celebrated the annual Carnival festival. 65 PHOTOS Image… Continue reading

New York artist turns passionate sex into art


‘I tell them to take the paint, lay on top of the canvas and pour it on each other’: New York artist turns passionate sex into art If you are looking for a… Continue reading