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These intimate photos show how three senior citizens ended up in a love triangle
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Feb 14, 2020
Photographer Isadora Kosofsky spent years shadowing the three intertwined lives of Adina, Will and Jeannie for her new book, "Senior Love Triangle."
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Through the Eyes of Women

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A photographer sees a place inhabited by a dream version of an unsettled world gripped by pandemic

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‘There is a comfort in knowing that the heartbeat of these hills will be There for us. That the rhythm of everyday life moves on.’

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These stark, black-and-white photos show the impact of a dead steel industry in Baltimore

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What it’s like in the Russian cadet schools where young people receive military training

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‘I know that there will probably always be an anorexic part inside of me, but there is also one that fights for life, and won’t tire of doing..

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These women are working to change stereotypes in the male-dominated world of magic

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Announcing the winners of The 2019 Washington Post Open Call for Photographers

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DEADLINE EXTENDED to submit to The 2019 Washington Post Open Call for Photographers to Monday, December 2nd, 2019

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As her grandparents’ love was tested by dementia, a photographer focused on their bond

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Life, death and preserving tradition on an Estonian island of only a few hundred people

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Announcing the 2019 Washington Post Open Call for Photographers

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While adoption isn’t as common in Russia as it is in the U.S., this family has 13 adopted children

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