Today's Pictures: To Sleep, Perchance To Dream

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Produced by Magnum PhotosToday's Pictures
Tuesday, May 22, 2007
A Unified Yemen
Monday, May 21, 2007
Child Brides
Friday, May 18, 2007
Send in the Clowns
Thursday, May 17, 2007
Freedom Riders
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To Sleep, Perchance To Dream
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Interactive Essays
RivagesLeaving the Ivory Tower
by Harry Gruyaert

Belgian photographer Harry Gruyaert draws creative inspiration from the places where earth meets sea. And while the shoreline may not be always be the main focus of his pictures, it forms a backdrop as regular as the pounding surf.

Leaving the Ivory Tower
by Werner Bischof

Compelled by the horrors of World War II to leave his successful career as a studio photographer, Werner Bischof became an important humanitarian force in photojournalism before being dying at the early age of 38.

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<i>Istanbul: City of a Hundred Names</i>
Istanbul: City of a Hundred Names
by Alex Webb
Borders have always intrigued Alex Webb as places where cultures converge under complex circumstances. In his new monograph, Webb displays his unique point of view on the city that lies between Asia and Europe, and he explores the many layers of Istanbul’s transitioning culture and multifaceted history.
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Brooklyn Bridge
by Magnum Photographers
The iconic Brooklyn Bridge opened to the public on May 24, 1883.
Raghu RaiQuote of the Week
A photograph has picked up a fact of life, and that fact will live forever.
— Raghu Rai

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