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Remembering John Shearer, Photographer of Iconic American Moments

John Shearer captured on camera iconic American moments ranging from John-John’s salute of John F. Kennedy’s casket to Muhammad Ali’s 1971 fight with Joe Frazier.…

TIME Photographer James Nachtwey Presented the ‘Napalm Girl’ With a German Peace Award. Read His Speech

The Story Behind These Never-Before-Published MLK Photos

Why This Picture of Jeff Flake at the Brett Kavanaugh Hearing Was One of the Most Important Photos of 2018

Nobel Laureate: Why This Picture of a Starving Girl Was One of the Most Important Photos of 2018

Ami Vitale—National Geographic Creative

Why This Picture of the Last Male Northern White Rhino Was One of the Most Important Photos of 2018

Nargis Fakhri explains what it was like to meet him—and the importance of the extinction crisis

‘Like Pieces of a Puzzle.’ The Story Behind That Dramatic Alaska Earthquake Aerial Photo

The Story Behind That Striking Photo of Jeff Flake After His Kavanaugh Vote Bombshell

The Inside Story of a Trump Volunteer Blocking a Photographer

The Story Behind TIME's Trump and Putin 'Summit Crisis' Cover