Slate’s Best Photo Illustrations of 2014

Our favorite photo illustrations of the year.

Dec. 29 2014 4:05 PMThe Best Slate Covers of 2014Slate’s designers make their selection from the home page top shelf.
Nov. 26 2014 12:04 AMProtest NationFor a second night, demonstrators march in the streets of Ferguson and several other cities across the U.S.
Dec. 27 2013 10:30 AMSlate Illustrated, 2013The best illustrations of the year.
Dec. 5 2013 4:51 PMNelson Mandela, 1918-2013A life in photographs.
Dec. 29 2012 5:00 AMSlate Illustrated, 2012The best illustrations of the year.
Oct. 30 2012 12:09 PMFlooded, Darkened New YorkPhotos of Sandy's destruction in Lower Manhattan and Brooklyn
Oct. 29 2012 2:18 PMThe Deluge BeginsEdge of Hurricane Sandy floods the Eastern Seaboard.
Sept. 4 2012 6:16 PMThe Murals of Obama’s First TermSometimes the president is a preacher; sometimes he looks Latino.
June 28 2012 6:00 PMWhat’s That Enormous Grandma Face Doing on That Wall?Without waiting for permission, JR turns conflict zones into art galleries.
Nov. 17 2011 11:56 AMSay Cheese, Mr. PresidentA new traveling exhibit highlights the most captivating presidential photography of the past 50 years.
Sept. 27 2011 11:57 AMWhat It Means To Be Black in AmericaA new art exhibition in Washington, D.C., explores the place where racial identity and national identity intersect.
Sept. 16 2011 6:30 PMOutlandish Acts of Daredevilry!History's great stuntmen and stuntwomen.
Sept. 8 2011 11:28 AMFlags for 9/11Photographs from the aftermath of the Sept. 11 terror attacks.
Sept. 7 2011 7:26 AMTiny TowersThe World Trade Center appeared in my photographs, but in the distance.
Sept. 2 2011 4:02 PMThey Were There9/11 photographers talk about capturing the images that made history. 
Dec. 29 2014 3:51 PMSlate Illustrated, 2014Our favorite illustrations of the year.
Nov. 15 2014 8:03 AMTake It to the Street!Photos of public actions this week, worldwide
Dec. 27 2013 7:05 AMThe Best Slate Covers of 2013The best covers of the year.
Dec. 30 2012 5:00 AMThe Best Slate Covers of 2012
Nov. 2 2012 6:13 PMHurricane Sandy's AftermathIt's worse than you think. Photos of the devastation.
Oct. 29 2012 6:50 PMHurricane Sandy Pounds Into Atlantic CityPhotos of the storm's wave of destruction as it reaches land.
Oct. 28 2012 2:20 PMEast Coast Braces for Hurricane Sandy
Aug. 16 2012 6:53 PMThe Best Photos of Mars Since Curiosity’s LandingA look at the barren landscape where water once flowed.
Nov. 23 2011 2:32 PMThe Mystery of the Little Norwegian ChessmenA new exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art showcases strange and charming chess pieces from the Middle Ages.
Nov. 8 2011 10:12 AMBeards, Theft, and Other Peculiar Factors That Turn Images Into IconsA new book traces how images become universally recognized icons.
Sept. 23 2011 11:47 AMI Wish I Were Like the Postman!A gallery of old advertisements reveals how we once idolized the men of the USPS and couldn't remember to use those newfangled ZIP codes.
Sept. 9 2011 7:06 PMThe Glamorous and Groundbreaking World of Early Flight AttendantsPhotographs from the Life archives.  
Sept. 7 2011 4:28 PMFantastic Typing MachinesA gallery of old typewriters that look more like sewing machines, phonographs, and torture devices.
Sept. 2 2011 5:20 PMThe Immortal Lives of Campaign WebsitesA gallery of the ancient online personas of current (and past) presidential contenders.
Aug. 31 2011 5:43 PMRemembering SeptemberTen years later, people in New York share how their lives have changed because of 9/11.