Articles from The Atlantic

How the 50mm lens became 'Normal'

"The idea that a 50-mm best approximates human sight has more to do with the early history of lens production than any essential optical correspondence between the lens and the eye."

Pyeongchang 2018: Photos from the final week

The Atlantic has compiled 35 photos from the final week of the Pyeongchang 2018 Winter Olympics. From bobsledding, to speed skating, to photos from the closing ceremony: check them all out for yourself.

How to photograph a stealth bomber over the Rose Bowl

Photographer Mark Holtzman explains how he captured this incredible photograph of a B-2 stealth bomber flying over the Rose Bowl. Holtzman shot the photo from his own Cessna, which he was flying above the bomber and the football game.

The Atlantic celebrates summer with delightful kite photos

In case you were looking for any more inspiration to go fly one.

In photos: La Biennale di Venezia exhibition opens

The 57th International Art Exhibition of La Biennale di Venezia takes place in locations all over Venice.

The striking beauty of manmade Mexico

The Atlantic's Alan Taylor used Google Earth to illustrate the beauty of manmade landscapes in Mexico, both ancient and modern.