High-Rise

Joanna Fenning: “High-rise up the Rockefeller Center, New York. Beautiful day, beautiful view, beautiful shadows.” Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-37499142

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Faceless London

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Royal tour

At an event to celebrate young leaders in Canadian arts, music, sport, charity, business, and film, they were introduced to some of Canada’s Olympic gold medallists at the Telus Gardens in Vancouver. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-37465978

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Gruelling race

Image copyright Prime Four Beast Race Hundreds of people have taken part in a gruelling race challenge in Aberdeenshire. The Prime Four Beast Race – a 10km challenge with various obstacles – was held in Banchory on Saturday. The event was being staged for a fourth year. Jono Buckland, director at organisers FireTrail Events, said [...]

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Lovers and tourists mingle on Westminster Bridge

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Animals in the frame

The winner in the adult Catch Me if You Can category was Alexander Holden for a picture of a kingfisher catching a fish, titled Flash of Azure. Article source: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/in-pictures-37376723

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Changing times

Image copyright Francesco Pistilli Image caption Riace, a traditional village on the instep of Italy’s boot, has become known as a welcoming haven for migrants Image copyright Francesco Pistilli Image caption Its transformation started in 1998, when a boat of Kurdish refugees became stranded on a nearby beach Image copyright Francesco Pistilli Image caption The [...]

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The Blue Grand Canyon

Beneath the cold waters of the Atlantic Ocean, hundreds of miles off America’s east coast, lies a hidden world of canyons, mountains and extinct volcanoes. On 15 September, US President Barack Obama designated the area as the Northeast Canyons and Seamounts Marine National Monument – placing it in the same category as the Statue of [...]

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Africa’s top shots: 16-22 September 2016

A selection of photos from across the African continent this week: Image copyright EPA Image caption A Malagasy performer rehearses on Wednesday for the circus show La Pli I Donn (loosely translated from Reunion Creole as It’s Pouring With Rain) in South Africa’s Cape Town. The multidiscipline show integrates contemporary circus, music, poetry and dance, [...]

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Week in pictures: 17-23 September 2016

Our selection of some of the best news photographs taken around the world this week. Image copyright Mike Nelson / EPA Image caption At the Emmys in Los Angeles, Julia Louis-Dreyfus (centre) won best comedy actress for the fourth time for playing Selina Meyer on Veep, while Tony Hale, who plays her bag man, was [...]

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