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Whether photographing politicians, artists, writers, fashion models, or movie stars, Richard Avedon revolutionized the genre of portraiture. He rejected conventional stiff-and-staid poses and instead captured both motion and emotion in the faces of his subjects, often encapsulating their intrigue in a single charged moment. SFMOMA is proud to be the only U.S. venue for this retrospective that spans the artist's remarkable career. Featuring nearly 200 photographs along with a selection of…

You need more lessons but your getting there. Mary Poppins should be pleased with your progress! by Richard Avedon : Carmen Dell’Orefice (Homage to Munkácsi), Place François-Premier, Paris, 1957 Harper’s Bazaar Coat by Pierre Cardin

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An old Polish couple - Open winner, smilePhotograph: Piotr Stasiuk, Poland/Sony World Photography Awards 2012

Sony World Photography awards open and youth winners - in pictures

© Piotr Stasiuk, Poland, Smile, courtesy of Sony World Photography Awards 2012

Some members of the Peninsula's team (Peninsula Hotels), along with family members of their own, pose for a classic Annie Leibovitz portrait.

Our Gang cast, by Annie Leibovitz for the “Portraits of Peninsula,” featuring services and staff, in the 2004 Peninsula Hotels campaign.

More than 8,000 people have been killed in Syria since the uprising began, and many more have been injured. Fearing ill-treatment at official hospitals, demonstrators have sought help at underground clinics where a secret network of doctors treat the wounded.

The secret network of doctors treating wounded pro-democracy activists in clandestine clinics in the Syrian capital Damascus.