Hair by Tonii Mackie. Yusra Abdul, 20, poses in a studio at the Stella Elkins Tyler School of Art on February 16, 2015. Abdul is a Philadelphia resident who teaches meditation classes to students in West Philadelphia neighborhoods.
Piercing by Brian Tom. Sophomore biochemistry major Danielle Daniels watches television at Morgan Hall North in Philadelphia on Monday, February 16, 2015. She wears a septum piercing, which she got in August 2014. Daniels said that she is a self-proclaimed piercing addict.
Hair by Elena Iwata. Carly’s jet black hair is cut into a short style with bangs at Talking Headz Salon on February 17, 2015. She has worked as salon coordinator for three years while at cosmetology school and is now transitioning to become a full time stylist.
Hair by Hallah Martinelli. Austin Ampeloquio shows off a unique white hair style outside Saxby’s coffee shop on Temple University’s campus in Philadelphia on Wednesday, February 18, 2015.
Tattoo by Kamal Elliott. A woman watches a side show during the Philadelphia Tattoo Arts Convention on February 14, 2015.
Hair by Rhiannon Wright. Scarlett Pennington, 19, had craved the feeling of shaving her own head for months before finally doing so in October 2014.
Hair by Jenny Kerrigan. Hailey Sykes, 20, stands on the balcony of her South Philly home, where she works as a self-employed cosmetologist on Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2015. Sykes first became interested in cosmetology when she was in first grade and her mom le her temporary-dye in her hair.
6:58 a.m. by Margo Reed. The Sun rises over the East Philadelphia skyline at 6:58 a.m. on Arch Street in Chinatown, Philadelphia on Wednesday February 11, 2015.
6:58 a.m. by Clayton Tax. A stream of light emitted from the sunrise flows through the tunnel on Pollett Walk at Temple University in Philadelphia Pa on Wednesday Feb. 11, 2015.
7:02 a.m. by Elena Iwata. The Market Frankford Line approaches the platform at Berks station on Monday, February 9, 2015 in Philadelphia. The Berks Station is located in the Kensington neighborhood of Philadelphia.
9:03 a.m. by Brian Tom. The Church of Holy Trinity breaks the urban landscape with baroque architecture on the corner of Walnut Street and West Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia, Wednesday, February 11, 2015.
12:10 p.m. by Jenny Kerrigan. A waitress at Midtown II restaurant and Bar on 11th and Jefferson Streets takes her smoke break, Tuesday Feb. 10, 2015.
3:06 p.m. by Mary Dominquez. A man and his dog take a break from a hike on the winding roads surrounding the Philadelphia Art Museum on Sunday, February 8th.
3:16 p.m. by Mary Kate Mallon. Jerome, age 34, smokes a cigarette in Logan Square in Philadelphia on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.
3:24 p.m. by Chip Frenette. Thick fog and freezing rain cover the Center City Skyline that is normally visible from Temple University’s main campus in North Philadelphia. Slippery roads and sidewalks made travel on Tuesday difficult throughout the entire region.
3: 47 p.m. by Breeanin Hansteen. The sun hits the golden dome on top of the church located in the Fairhill neighborhoods of Philadelphia, Pa. February 11, 2015.
4:32 p.m. by Brian Tom. Andrew Strahler and Zoella Curtis watch joggers walk dogs at Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia on Wednesday, February 11, 2015. The couple has been together since September.
5:14 p.m. by Mary Dominguez. A man leads a Segway tour through the streets of the crowded Italian Market in South Philadelphia on Sunday, Feb. 8, 2015.
5:20 p.m. by Rhiannon Wright. The top floor of a Jefferson Street apartment building is all clean lines and shadows in the light of the late afternoon setting sun on Feb. 10, 2015.
5:22 p.m. by Kamal Elliott. A woman walks in front of the Theatre of Life mural on Lombard and Broad Street on Tuesday Feb. 20, 2015.
5:33 p.m. by Elena Iwata. A man rests under the shadow of an abandoned building on Broad Street near Temple University on Tuesday, February 10, 2015.
5:59 p.m. by Elena Iwata. An old brick home shows wear and tear on Nectarine Street in the Spring Garden neighborhood of Philadelphia, on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. It sits between a barn and a large abandoned garage on the tiny side street.
6:08 p.m. by Tonii Mackie. A man rides alongside heavy traffic on Germantown Avenue. He left his Germantown home to pick up goods from a Family Dollar store in the area on Thursday, February 12, 2015.
10:24 p.m. by Elena Iwata. Sarah Neukrug looks down from the top floor of Fisher Fine Arts Library at the University of Pennsylvania in Philadelphia on February 11, 2015. She is a freshman at the university and this is her favorite of the University of Pennsylvania’s 20 libraries.
Edgerton by Ling Zhu. Max Li, a Temple University student, practices card magic inside his room on the 7th floor in Temple View Apartments in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 29, 2014.
Experimental by Ling Zhu. Swinging a flash light leaves the beautiful light path in the air on 1411 N 15th Street in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 30, 2014.
Experimental by Minh Mai. Minh Mai, a temple student, attempts to do his photography assignment on Cecil B. Moore Ave. in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 29, 2014.
Skyline by MJ Moyer-Fittipaldi. The University of Pennsylvania Hospital watches over Franklin Field on Oct. 26, 2014. The PennStar helicopter and its crew wait to fly back to Wings Field in Blue Bell, Pa. after dropping off a patient suffering from necrotizing fasciitis, which is a flesh eating bacteria, to the intensive care unit.
Panning by Jared Whalen. Jared Whalen, 21, uses a panning method to capture a portrait of himself while his Germantown apartment blurs behind him. Photo taken on Thursday, Oct. 28, 2014.
Skyline by Ling Zhu. The surface of the Schuylkill River reflects the light coming from the buildings in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 27, 2014.
Experimental by Sammy Choy. Diana Duong practicing flow arts with her new light-up hoop in her apartment on Oct. 28, 2014.
Boathouse Row by Briana Edwards. Boathouse Row, founded in 1858, reflecting on the Schuylkill River in Philadelphia, Pa., on Wednesday, Oct. 29, 2014.
12:00 a.m. by Mariama Taifa-Seitu. The Police Station on Montgomery Ave. caters to the Cecil B. Moore community in Philadelphia on Oct. 23, 2014.
12:19 a.m. by John Henley. Morgan North, recently completed, has 24 floors of dorm rooms and 27 floors in all, and has a great view of Center City, Philadelphia. This photo was taken from the 25th floor on Oct. 22, 2014.
5:45 a.m. by Minh Mai. Kevin, a Temple student, rushing back to his apartment after spending all night doing his history assignment in the Tech Center on North Broad St. in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 23, 2014.
6:23 a.m. by Minh Mai. The SEPTA bus route four running past a 7-11 store on North Broad St. in Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 23, 2014.
7:20 a.m. by Tom Reifsnyder. Clouds flutter throughout the sky as the sun creeps over the horizon across the river from Penn’s Landing in Philadelphia, Pa., on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.
11:42 a.m. by Phylandra McFaddin. Phylicia McFaddin, 28, drives around Philadelphia, Pa., on Oct. 23, 2014. She maneuvers throughout traffic lanes, anxious to meet with a realtor to find an affordable apartment.
11:52 a.m. by John Henley. The subway system is the main form of transportation for many major metropolitan cities. Taken in the Susquehanna station on Oct. 22, 2014.
1:30 p.m. by Mariama Taifa-Seitu. Temple students rush through campus with umbrellas held high to avoid the heavy rain in Philadelphia on Oct. 22, 2014.
2:28 p.m. by Phylandra McFaddin. Deshawn Walker, 26, a Temple alumni, hangs out around campus on Oct. 21, 2014. He fuels his energy with a pumpkin spice latte before heading to work at the Temple University Hospital.
4:08 p.m. by John Henley. City hall in Center City, Philadelphia, was built from 1871 until 1901. Taken on Sept. 15, 2014.
5:01 p.m. by Liora Engel-Smith. High school student chanting at the protests on 440 North Broad St. in Philadelphia, Pa., on Thursday Oct. 16, 2014. Three thousand protesters gathered to protest the School Reform Commission decision to cancel teacher contracts.
5:45 p.m. by Tom Reifsnyder. A crooked door hangs ajar beside a wall filled with graffiti in an abandoned building on Sydenham St. in Philadelphia, Pa., on Monday, Oct. 20, 2014.
5:46 p.m. by Eddie Durkin. Sean Bennett plays the violin on Walnut Street in Philadelphia, Tuesday, Oct. 21, 2014.
6:17 p.m. by Minh Mai. The look of Philadelphia’s skyline and its surrounding from North Philadelphia on Oct. 20, 2014.
11:05 p.m. by John Henley. On the corner of Broad and Diamond, Temple Police race to a 911 call. Temple University’s Police Department employs more than 130 policemen. Taken on Oct. 21, 2014.
6:45am by Michael Wojcik, A broken semicircular window in the old Divine Lorraine Hotel on the corner of Ridge and Broad Street. What was once a lovely old fashioned style hotel, now joins the ranks of the numerous abandoned photogenic buildings in the Philadelphia area.
06:46 by Abigail Dienner. Joggers disappear into the fog as they make their way down the Race Street Pier beside the Benjamin Franklin Bridge.
07:35 by Abigail Dienner. Two lonely boats drift farther away from the dock almost getting lost in the fog early Thursday morning.
15:06 by Francis Hilario. Temple student Michael Brady pays close attention to th0e professor, soaking up some good historical knowledge.
15:52 by Abigail Dienner. Katie Schmitt, an advertising student at Temple University, shoots film with her Yashica in Ortlieb’s abandoned brewery.
00:45 by Ian Guzzone. Catering to a newly body conscious Kensington, The Planet Fitness franchise on the corner of York and Aramingo remains open all night, eliminating any excuses.
J.R. Smith by Francis Hilario. “We’re no longer the nation of ‘We the People,’ it’s now the nation of ‘We the Business” (Metro). J.R. Smith, 26
Michael Diezmos by Francis Hilario. “This protest is not going to be as successful as previous protest because it’s not as focused. Most successful protests deal with civil issues but since this protest doesn’t have a specific issue… that could be it’s own weakness.” Michael Diezmos, 26
Tyler Kendall by Joseph Schaefer. Tyler Kendall, 22, a Drexel Student, sported a suit for Occupy Philadelphia.
Moses by Abigail Reimold. Moses usually lives in Center City (streets). “[Occupy] makes it a lot safer. Police don’t harass you or kick you out. We usually get chased out all the time. This has made a safe haven.”
Occupy Philadelphia by Jack Dugan, A woman dances spontaneously at Dilworth Plaza in City Hall the home bas for Occupy Philly.