Picture Stories

Illuminating the work of National Geographic photographers and visual storytellers from around the world.

The colorful ‘train ladies’ of Ukraine
The colorful ‘train ladies’ of Ukraine
These painstakingly preserved plants are still radiant centuries later
These painstakingly preserved plants are still radiant centuries later
The dreamlike fungi that thrive in nature’s damp corners
The dreamlike fungi that thrive in nature’s damp corners
For America’s Black mothers, the fear of loss and trauma is constant
For America’s Black mothers, the fear of loss and trauma is constant
Surreal scenes inside Russia’s battle against the pandemic
Surreal scenes inside Russia’s battle against the pandemic
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