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24 Hours In The Life Of The City

24 Hours In The Life Of The City

November 19, 2012  |  Last Light

Twenty four hours and 1,800 photos add up to one heck of a portrait of Philadelphia. We've selected some of the most arresting images from last month's Philly Photo Day for this exclusive sneak preview > more

In The Neighborhood, Defying Labels

In The Neighborhood, Defying Labels

November 14, 2012  |  Last Light

Jessie Fox spent more than a year photographing the neighborhood lately dubbed "Templetown." Her photos, published for the first time here, document a rich vein of community life > more

Unmitigated Beauty

Unmitigated Beauty

November 8, 2012  |  Last Light

On Day Four of Furness Week, we've got a luscious photo essay featuring one of Furness's remaining masterpieces, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts. Plus we took a side trip up to the attic above the skylights--it doesn't like Grandma's! > more

A Haunting Place

A Haunting Place

October 31, 2012  |  Last Light

For Halloween, we're taking a visit back to the now-demolished Philadelphia State Hospital at Byberry, an institution with a black history that later was much-beloved by urban explorers > more

Find The (Most) Signs, Win A Prize!

Find The (Most) Signs, Win A Prize!

October 26, 2012  |  Last Light

We've collected some of the best vintage signs from around Philadelphia. Think you know the city inside out? Here's a chance to test your knowledge > more