Four changes in food photography

— Our attitudes toward food have undergone a sea change in the last 10 years, thanks to writers like Michael Pollan and chefs like Alice Waters. Consider: In the 1940s, there was no point touting natural ingredients and local provenance …

The Irresistible Appeal of Info Porn

Forget for a second who you voted for last November and consider: Who were you watching on election night? If the ratings are any judge, you—and billions of others— were probably watching John King and his amazing touchscreen charts on …

Jacob Silberberg

— Scroll to see more images   Jacob Silberberg has photographed the Liberian civil war and the Darfur genocide, and he spent a year and a half in Iraq during the bleakest phase of the insurgency. But he honed his …

Moving Pictures

— Say you work at Design Army, in Washington, D.C., and you need a photo. If you asked your co-workers for help, they’d probably trill, “Just Getty it.” “Same as when some people say, ‘Just Google it,’” explains Pum Lefebure, …

RDA 2008: Southwest

This summer, most of the country was panicking as the price of gas hovered around $4 per gallon. But in Texas, the whirling numbers at the pump looked more like cherries lin ing up on a slot machine. The oil …