Free selection by Marie Angele Zoungrana. A man sits on his porch located at the corner of 17th and Oxford, on the morning of April 10, 2019.
Age by Justin Patrick Oakes. A young boy stands outside the Snyder Subway station in South Philadelphia on the afternoon of Monday, April 8, 2019.
Free selection by Jeremy Elvas. Students walk toward Broad Street on Polett Walk at Temple University main campus during sunset on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
Sexuality by Hannah Burns. A LGBTQ+ flag hangs from a window above Image South on South Street in Philadelphia on April 10, 2019.
Art by Nia Gordon. A photograph of crocheted flowers mounted on a fence on April 9, 2019.
Sexuality by Marie Angele Zoungrana. Temple students sit under the LGBTQ+ pride flag of the student activities center at Temple University on April 11, 2019. Temple University was one of the first universities to openly display the pride flag.
Fashion by Hannah Burns. Barry Jackson leans against The Suit Store outlet, where he works as a fashion consultant, in Philadelphia on April 10, 2019. He says he got his sense of fashion from his parents, who always taught him to dress sharp.
Age by Natalie Crane. A young girl poses on a monument in Independence Park in Old City on Tuesday, April 9, 2019.
Boathouse row by Marie Angele Zoungrana. The lights of Boathouse Row shine on March 26, 2019. The dam was built in 1821 and is a fundamental part of Philadelphia’s history.
City Skyline by John Malady. The Philadelphia skyline, viewed from the steps of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, is illuminated by the lights of Spring Garden Street on Wednesday, March 28, 2019.
Milk drop by Maya Johnson.
Free Selection by Justin Patrick Oakes. Philadelphia Union Forward David Accam (7), right, cries as he is hugged by Forward Fafa Picault (9), left, after scoring the first goal in the Union’s 3-0 win over Columbus Crew SC on Saturday, March 23, “It was an emotional night for me because I lost my dad last week,” Accam told media members. “Today was all about my dad, trying to play for him, and I know he is up there looking down on me.”
Illusion of Movement by Justin Patrick Oakes. A driver repeatedly taps their brake lights while driving down Crescent Avenue in Lafayette Hill, Pa. on the evening of Monday, March 25.
Painting with Light by Madison Noone. Madison moves her camera around quickly as she takes a photo of a rainbow light in Philadelphia on Thursday, March 28, 2019.
Illusion of Movement by Alexis Ensley-Gregg. On a cold Tuesday night, of March 2019, the lights of Boathouse row flicker over the Schuylkill River causing the water to shine as it flows.
City Skyline by Jeremy Elvas. The John F. Kennedy Boulevard and Market Street Bridges light up the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, PA on the evening of Tuesday, March 26, 2019.
6:59 a.m. by John Malady. A pedestrian walks across Cecil B. Moore Avenue as the sun rises on Wednesday, March 20, 2019. The man for whom the street is named was a highly influential lawyer and activist during the Civil Rights Movement in Philadelphia, while also being a graduate of Temple University.
7:06 a.m. by Justin Patrick Oakes. The sun rises over North Philadelphia on the morning of Tuesday, March 19, 2019.
7:30 a.m. by Jeremy Elvas. Commuter students coming off the train walk through the tunnel between Anderson and Gladfelter Halls at Temple University Main Campus on the morning of Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
10:04 a.m. by Nick Davis. A cyclist makes his way to class at Temple University on March 21, 2019.
6:27 p.m. by Maya Johnson. People wait to cross N. Broad Street on Wednesday, March 20, 2019.
10:06 p.m. by Justin Patrick Oakes. Temple Men’s Basketball head coach Fran Dunphy calls a play to Senior Shizz Alston, Jr. during the final minutes of Temple’s loss to Belmont University on the evening of March 19. 2019. The loss marked Dunphy’s final game as Temple’s head coach and his 17th loss as a head coach in the NCAA Tournament.
Abstract by Justin Patrick Oakes. A statue of a man looks out on Verizon Hall at the Kimmel Center in Philadelphia on the afternoon of Monday, March, 11, 2019. Verizon Hall is the home of the world class Philadelphia Orchestra.
Larger than Life by Natalie Crane. A mural of Grover Washington Jr. overlooks a 7-Eleven on the corner of Broad and Diamond Streets on Monday, March 11, 2019. Artist Peter Paga painted the mural after studying photos of the musician and it was restored in 2015. Grover Washington Jr. was a Grammy-winning saxophonist, who lived in Philadelphia for over 30 years.
Street Vendor by Claire Wolters. Bo Patel writes a not on an old lottery receipt on Broad and Chestnut Streets in Philadelphia, Pa. on Monday, March 11, 2019.
Free Selection by Natalie Crane. A statue that can easily be mistaken for a real man leans outside a pizzeria in Old City on Monday, March 11, 2019.
Free Selection by Emily Melvin. Pictures hang on clips in the children’s area in the lobby of the Kimmel Center for the Performing Arts on Monday, March 22, 3029. Kids are able to hang up their artwork to be displayed.
Streetscape by Marie Angele Zoungrana. People ice-skating on the Canal near the Parliament on March, 3, 2019 in Ottawa, Canada. Under all this snow and ice lies the Ottawa River.
Animal by Natalie Crane. A curious cat watches out of a car window on Monday, March 11, 2019. The black car was stopped in traffic southbound on Broad Street.
Free Selection by Marie Angele Zoungrana. Paul Zoungrana, 55, stays at the Hilton Garden Inn on Mach 4, 2019 in Ottawa, Canada. He travelled from Paris to visit his son, who goes to Carleton University in Ottawa.
Hair by Justin Patrick Oakes. Kelly Chatham, a USPS mail carrier, poses for a portrait in Lafayette Hill, Pa. on the morning of Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. Chatham has a smile on his face no matter the weather. He can be heard walking down the street thanks to the signature boombox which he drapes off his shoulder, constantly blaring classic rock tunes.
Tattoo by Justin Patrick Oakes. Tim Oakes, 52, poses for a portrait in his basement in Lafayette Hill, Pa. on the morning of Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019. The buffalo tattoo on his upper right shoulder was inspired by the nickname “Buffalo,” given to him by his father-in-law.
Tattoo by Natalie Crane. Rachel Rubenstein, 22, explains the meaning of her tattoo on Monday, Feb. 18, 2019. She got the word “rise” tattooed on her back in honor of the song “Riser” by Dierks Bentley. “My family really identifies with that song,” she said. Both of her parents fought cancer at the same time and the message of the song resonates with them all.
Hair by Natalie Crane. AnnaMarie Otor, 18, sits inside Saxbys on Thursday, Feb. 21, 2019. She is an avid music consumer and enjoys going to concerts frequently. She also enjoys changing up her hair color and recently changed it from purple to red.
Hair by John Malady. Lucy Thornton, 21, exhibits her collection of cosplay wigs in her apartment on Wednesday, Feb. 20, 2019. “This is just a few of the wigs that I have. I do have more at my parents’ house, ten in total,” Thornton said.
Sports by Hannah Burns. Shavonne Casanova, 31, boxes at the Fight Firm Muay Thai Boxing gym in Philadelphia on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. When asked why she spends everyday boxing, Casanova said: “If you really want your dream to come true, you’re going to chase that dream, don’t matter how hard and how sick you get, you’re going to chase it.”
Dancer by Hannah Burns. Alyssa Kennedy, a dance major at Temple University, does barre work during her ballet class at Pearson Hall in Philadelphia on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019.
Sports by Nick Davis. Christine Long, 20, Junior attacker #11 for the Delaware Blue Hens lacrosse team, long chargers past two Temple Owls, Gabby Acker #16 and Courtney Taylor #19 on Feb. 8, 2019. Long finished the day with three goals and one assist for the Blue Hens win over the Owls, 7-4.
Female dancer by Marie Angele Zoungrana. Adja Ly, 19, practices in the dance room at Temple University’s Pearson Hall on February 12, 2019. Ly is a dance major prepping for a performance with her dance group, who practices every Tuesday night.
Classmate by Jeremy Elvas. Natalie Crane, 22, a senior journalism major, leans against a white wall in the Temple University Technology Center on Monday, Feb. 11, 2019. Natalie is the web manager and online music director for WHIP Temple Student Radio on campus and has a passion for live music and singing.
Self-portrait by Marie Angele Zoungrana. Marie Angele Zoungrana, 20, captures a photograph of herself in her room on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2019. She is a journalism junior at Klein College of Media and Communication at Temple University.
Self-portrait by Jada Hamm. Jada Hamm, 20, a Human resource major, observes her hair on Wednesday, Feb.13, 2019.
Self-portrait by John Malady. John Malady, 20, sits in his apartment while trying to shoot a self-portrait for his photography assignment. Stressed about his assignments for the week, he holds his head in his hands in a state of defeat, yet he is determined to see it through.
Logan Circle Fountain Detail by Justin Patrick Oakes. The noon sun casts a deep shadow on the statue at Logan Square Fountain on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019. The fountain is drained during the winter, allowing visitors to get a closer look at the intricacies of the fountain.
Intimacy by Jeremy Elvas. Hassan, 18, and Tajay, 17, both Philadelphia natives, share an intimate moment at Dilworth Plaza by City Hall, Philadelphia on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019.
Connection by Hannah Burns. Major Capers, age 3, adverts his eyes from the camera while he waits at the Walnut Locust SEPTA station in Philadelphia on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019.
City Hall by Jeremy Elvas. William Penn’s 37-foot statue on top of City Hall looks down over Center City, Philadelphia on Monday. Designed by American sculptor Alexander Milne Calder in 1894, this statue honors William Penn’s legacy as the founder of Philadelphia.
Intensity by Justin Patrick Oakes. Philadelphia Police Officer Miller, write on a piece of paper at Market and 15th Street on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019. Miller does bus checks, making sure SEPTA buses are safe, and that there have been no fights, all while trying not to annoy the bus drivers by making them late.
Color in Reflection by Justin Patrick Oakes. Light reflects off a building in Center City on Monday, Feb. 4, 2019. The view from Liberty One Observation Deck provides a stunning look at the entirety of Philadelphia and parts of New Jersey.