Friday, May 18, 2018

The Photography and Visual Journalism Blog
of the Tampa Bay Times

Photos: 20 years ago, Hank Earl Carr went on a murderous rampage

Photos: 20 years ago, Hank Earl Carr went on a murderous rampage

Carr, a convicted felon, was under investigation for the death of a 4-year-old boy when he escaped using a hidden handcuff key. He killed Tampa police Detectives Randy Bell and Ricky Childers, led police on a harrowing chase, then barricaded himself ...
Updated: 1 hour ago
Vasilevskiy and Killorn help Lightning tie series at 2 against the Capitals

Vasilevskiy and Killorn help Lightning tie series at 2 against the Capitals

Washington Capitals right wing T.J. Oshie (77) falls onto the ice between Tampa Bay Lightning right wing Nikita Kucherov (86), center Yanni Gourde (37) and defenseman Victor Hedman (77) during the second period of Game 4 of the NHL hockey Eastern Con...
Published: 05/17/18
Photos: High school graduations across Tampa Bay

Photos: High school graduations across Tampa Bay

Put on your gowns. Get in line. Cue Pomp and Circumstance. Tampa Bay’s high school graduation season begins in earnest.[ MORE: High school graduations taking place across Tampa Bay ]Spoto High School senior Marcia Hernandez, 18, center, receive...
Updated: 8 minutes ago
All Eyes: Kilauea volcano sends rock and dust into the atmosphere

All Eyes: Kilauea volcano sends rock and dust into the atmosphere

PAHO, Hawaii (AP) — A geophysicist says a plume that’s rising from the Kilauea volcano summit on Hawaii’s Big Island does not contain as much ash as it did on Tuesday. A woman takes a photo as an ash plume rises from the Kilauea vol...
Published: 05/16/18
Lightning takes Game 3 series 2-1 in favor of the Capitals

Lightning takes Game 3 series 2-1 in favor of the Capitals

Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8), from Russia, pushes Tampa Bay Lightning center Cedric Paquette (13) with Washington Capitals right wing Tom Wilson (43) and Washington Capitals center Evgeny Kuznetsov (92), from Russia, nearby during ...
Published: 05/15/18
Gallery: Royal Caribbean brings bigger ship to Port Tampa Bay to handle Cuban tourism traffic

Gallery: Royal Caribbean brings bigger ship to Port Tampa Bay to handle Cuban tourism traffic

It’s optimistic enough that Royal Caribbean International on Monday launched a new, larger ship, the 880-foot-long Majesty of the Seas, in response to increased demand for sailings to Havana. Through October, Majesty of the Seas will offer fou...
Published: 05/14/18
Lightning drops Game 2 6-2 to the Capitals, play moves to D.C.

Lightning drops Game 2 6-2 to the Capitals, play moves to D.C.

Simone Blackwood, of Seffner, left, and Naomi Ouellette, of Seffner, pause next to a statue of Dave Andreychuk while arriving at Thunder Alley before Sundays (5/13/18) game between the Tampa Bay Lightning and the Washington Capitals in Game 2 of the ...
Published: 05/13/18
Lightning drops Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final, losing 4-2 to the Capitals

Lightning drops Game 1 of the Eastern Conference final, losing 4-2 to the Capitals

The Lightning wanted to play Friday the way it played in the final four games against the Bruins. Play with intensity. Play with energy.“If we do that and we keep playing the right way we should be fine,” Yanni Gourde said after the morni...
Published: 05/11/18
Updated: 05/13/18
From the sidelines at Bucs rookie minicamp

From the sidelines at Bucs rookie minicamp

Ah, the fleeting existence of an NFL tryout player.Bucs receiver Adam Humphries, with 143 catches in the last three years, was a tryout player in 2015. Tight end Cameron Brate, with 14 touchdown catches in the past two seasons, missed the cut with th...
Published: 05/11/18
In honor of Mothers Day, we share these exotic moms and their babies

In honor of Mothers Day, we share these exotic moms and their babies

In honor of Mothers Day, we have compiled some of our favorite photos of animal moms and their babies. If you are looking for things to do with your human offspring this weekend, check out this long list. The giraffes get used to their new exhibit be...
Published: 05/11/18