Monday, November 27, 2017

The Photography and Visual Journalism Blog
of the Tampa Bay Times

All Eyes gallery: Dancing ballerinas help kick off Christmas at White House

All Eyes gallery: Dancing ballerinas help kick off Christmas at White House

Ballerinas leaping to the strains of Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker helped launch Christmas at the White House, featuring a traditional decor that Melania Trump chose for her family’s first holiday season in the White House.The first lady&#...
Updated: 6 minutes ago
Gallery: New Florida coach Dan Mullen arrives

Gallery: New Florida coach Dan Mullen arrives

New Florida coach Dan Mullen poked his head out of the jet door and flashed a huge smile.A few minutes later, he told reporters: “I’m fired up. I’m excited.”The Gators hired Mullen as their head coach Sunday, bringing back the...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Gallery: Chief of a new village

Gallery: Chief of a new village

As a boy, Sadiki Bertin watched his father, a village chief in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, feed the hungry, find work for the unemployed and take in the homeless.But when Bertin was 16, war decimated his village of Lulinda. His parents and ...
Updated: 4 hours ago
Photo of the Day for November 27, 2017

Photo of the Day for November 27, 2017

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Veanna Cape of Sun City Center, FL.To download or order reprints of this and other Photo of the Day images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for November 21, 2017.Se...
Updated: 10 hours ago
All Eyes Gallery: The best photos from Seminoles-Gators 2017

All Eyes Gallery: The best photos from Seminoles-Gators 2017

Published: 11/25/17
A woman tweeted ‘show me pictures of weird stuff in your parents house.’ The replies were amazing.

A woman tweeted ‘show me pictures of weird stuff in your parents house.’ The replies were amazing.

A brave woman logged onto Twitter Thursday afternoon with a simple request."Please show me pictures of weird stuff in your parents house," @jenndangerous tweeted at 12:40 as many of us were gathering around the Thanksgiving table at our relatives' ho...
Published: 11/25/17
Photo of the Day for November 21, 2017

Photo of the Day for November 21, 2017

Today’s Photo of the Day comes from Lauren Clark of St. Petersburg, FL.To download or order reprints of this and other Photo of the Day images, please see our Photo of the Day gallery.Check out the Photo of the Day post for November 16, 2017.Se...
Published: 11/21/17
Gallery: Scenes from Adam Matos' sentencing hearing

Gallery: Scenes from Adam Matos' sentencing hearing

His family described him as a loving, kind-hearted father. His neighbors regarded him as quiet and respectful. His friends recalled him as “happy go lucky,” a “laid-back, fun guy.”Thirteen witnesses told of a softer side of Ad...
Published: 11/20/17
Tampa Police keep watch for killer

Tampa Police keep watch for killer

It’s a Friday night ride-along with the Tampa Police Department that drags into the early morning, a nearly 12-hour shift for Neal that, lately, carries with it new, pressing stakes. The department and community is coping with four seemingly co...
Published: 11/18/17
A Preview of Universal Studios Hogwart's Castle and Holiday Parade

A Preview of Universal Studios Hogwart's Castle and Holiday Parade

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Published: 11/17/17
Updated: 11/20/17