The devastation of Joplin, Missouri resulted in many solemn photos today from Getty. The American flag being recovered from the rubble in this one elevates the photo from straight documentation to metaphor.
President Obama's visit to Ireland proved quite photogenic today. From the massive crowds to the huge flags, it was expertly produced. But the best image is of the band Jedward entertaining the crowd and their matching blond fauxhawks. Bask in their glory.View the whole gallery at once as a mosaic.
Today a tennis tournament in Rome resulted in the most striking images in our news photo gallery. There's just something about a 20 feet tall nude tennis-playing statue that makes you remember a photo.Perhaps we'll have more substantive news tomorrow. At least you can view this as a mosaic.
In today's news photo gallery we learn that a Swiss "jetman" was planning to fly over the Grand Canyon today, but thought better of it at the last moment. He's decided he needs more practice despite past success crossing the English Channel.
Today all eyes were on President Obama's visit to Ground Zero, though the most interesting photos were probably taken elsewhere. The prep for the Kentucky Derby proved photogenic as well as the April fair in Sevilla, Spain.View the entire gallery as a mosaic.