Coney Island has long attracted artists to its carnival atmosphere. Two shows at the Brooklyn Museum highlight photographs made throughout its 150 year history. Harvey Stein, "The Hug: Closed Eyes and Smile," 1982, from "Coney Island: Visions of an American Dreamland, 1861–2008."
Abbas MEXICO. State of Morelos. A sugar cane cutter holds her machete. 1984.
KUWAIT. Next to a tank destroyed by US aerial bombing, a dead Iraqi soldier is mumified by drops of oil escaping from wells, set on fire by the soldier's unit before it retreated. Magnum Photos Photographer Portfolio