World Religion Day is celebrated worldwide on the third Sunday in January each year. This year marks the 67th year this day has been observed to recognize and appreciate the diversity of religion and culture among us.
Oh, the things we put our pets through! Why is it so fun to dress up Fido in a sweater and put a hat on the cat? And yet, they still remain so loving and loyal. Perhaps this is why we love our pets so much, and why they deserve a day in the spotlight for all we make them do.
World Wildlife Conservation Day is celebrated this year on December 4th to raise awareness of the devastating effects illegal poaching has on endangered wildlife.
When it comes to food photography, a 100mm macro lens is among the favorite primes for professionals — often offering the perfect slice of selective focus for our eyes to dwell on.
Take a Hike Day was established by the American Hiking Society and occurs annually on November 17th. We hope you will be inspired to celebrate with the people featured here, by enjoying the rugged, natural beauty of the world around you, that is waiting everyday to be discovered and explored.
November 11th is Origami Day in Japan. To celebrate, we have assembled a sampling of this whimsical and imaginative artistic expression, that employs the simple medium of paper.
This Halloween, we invite you to linger on these images that mingle the morbid with the beautiful, and go deeper into the Flickr groups that encourage us to explore our dark side.
New York photographer Ryan Brenizer has spent his whole life running from boredom. Somehow this chase led him to the world of wedding photography—where he skillfully manages the chaos and unpredictable nature of a wedding day in order to capture the most authentic and beautiful moments possible. His success in doing so has led him to being named one of the Top-10 wedding photographers in the world, by American Photo and Rangefinder Magazines.
Lewis Hine was a New York City school teacher and social documentary photographer. In 1911, he was hired by the National Child Labor Committee to document child labor abuses in America. His heart-wrenching images of children at work helped lead to the passage of new labor laws in the United States.
To commemorate Autistic Pride Day, Flickr photographers share a glimpse into the world of autism, in their own words.
Eva Merry could not imagine life without a camera in her hands. This 19-year old photographer from Austria started taking her photography seriously when she joined Flickr in 2011. Asked what she’s learned here, Eva replied, “Mostly that art doesn’t have to be pretty. It should make you feel something.”