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What’s life in Rio really like? See for yourself

Rio is my fifth Olympic games and I am covering everything but the sports so it’s really giving me a different perspective on the Olympics. I’m seeing it from outside the comforts of the Olympic world and instead from the peoples’ view, which is really great. This was the very first picture I shot when […]

Where our news photographers have been in November

We find out where in the world our @GettyImagesNews and @GettyReportage photographers have been in November as we follow their stories ‘on the ground.’ Matt Cardy Following the end of combat operations in Afghanistan and the closure of the last UK base at Camp Bastion, the remaining British troops in southern Afghanistan have been leaving the country through the […]

Returning to Tacloban one year after Typhoon Haiyan

On 8 November 2013, Typhoon Haiyan ripped through the Philippines leaving thousands dead and hundreds of thousands homeless. It has been described as one of the most powerful typhoons ever to hit land. Photographer Chris McGrath returned to Tacloban this week for the anniversary and has produced these powerful ‘Then and Now’ comparisons.  

Where our news photographers have been in October

We find out where in the world our @GettyImagesNews and @GettyReportage photographers have been in October as we follow their stories ‘on the ground’ John Moore John returned to Liberia to continue his coverage of the Ebola epidemic and shared this Instagram picture of the protective clothing he had to wear. Repost from @jbmoore6400 Just getting protective clothing (PPE), […]