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Iconic Pride photos, Comedy Wildlife Photography awards, the best Milky Way images.

June 3rd, 2021

Welcome the latest issue of Snapshots, where we recap news and highlights from the photography community.

Getty curates early LGBTQ photos depicting the evolution of Pride and PDA.

The 1960’s were a time of profound social change. As the country dealt with war and economic challenges, images showing same-sex affection among the LGBTQ community were rarely published in mainstream media. Getty Images has curated 10 iconic photos depicting the journey of Pride and PDA from the 60’s through the 80’s. The collection captures how times evolved from underground clubs to public parades.

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No joke…the Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards is accepting entries until June 30.

If you have silly shots of sea lions, or funny photos of flamingos, this competition might just be for you. The 2021 Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards is accepting entries until June 30.

Promoting “Conservation through Competition,” a sneak peek of 2021 entries received so far was recently released. Featuring kicking kangaroos, dancing birds, laughing lions and more, the group added that photographers don’t need to travel to exotic locales or capture rare animals to win. This year’s contest supports the Gunung Palung Orangutan Conservation Program.

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It’s in the stars. The best Milky Way photos of the year are otherworldly.

Photographing the skies and stars can be a daunting experience. From choosing the right equipment to the right location, the best photos are the result of a careful confluence of factors. The galaxy offers a range of images to be recorded, from strictly scientific to artfully abstract.

So, grab a Snickers and enjoy this collection of the best out-of-this-world Milky Way photography from remote locations around this world we live on.

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Great sports team photos can be more than just uniformity. Get it?…

Spring and Summer are the best seasons for sports team photography. From kids little leagues to adult teams, players love to capture the moment for posterity. As the years go by, sports team photos become some of the most cherished mementos. Getting a great team photo is more than just lining them up. Explore how using different levels and poses can help make a winning image.

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