Our Take on Your Take

Our picks of your pics

On stage and rockin’

Malaysian band concert

Sometimes it’s all about access. By being on stage with this Malaysian band, Syahreil Hafiz B. Samsudin has managed to capture the raw energy of the concert.

View additional images by Syahreil and other You Witness contributors here.

Face in a crowd

Bauhaus Wang

Occasionally a picture makes you feel exactly what the subject is feeling. For me, this woman’s scream as passengers are stranded by severe weather in China does exactly that.

View additional images by Bauhaus Wang and other You Witness contributors here.

Right time, right place?

Vegas fire

Jerry Gallegos‘ image of smoke billowing from the top of the Monte Carlo hotel and casino in Las Vegas manages to get the event, the setting and the drama into the one image. This picture was one of three from Jerry that were used on the Reuters wire.
What are your thoughts on this or any of the other images in our You Witness slideshow?

The best of You Witness

Corinne Perkins and colleagues blog about the photos you’ve submitted that made her sit up and take notice.

Portrait of Barack Obama

Simple, clean, well-composed and telling. What else is left to say of this beautiful portrait of Democratic presidential candidate Barack Obama by Michael Millhollin. What are your thoughts on this image or any of the other images in our best of the week You Witness slideshow?

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