- Refugees and immigration -- Featuring staff photographer Tyler Hicks and his work from an assignment documenting refugees in Lesbos, Greece.
- War and terrorism -- Featuring contributing photographer Bryan Denton and his work from an assignment covering ISIS in Mosul, Iraq.
- The effects of health epidemics -- Featuring contributor Daniel Berehulak and his work documenting Ebola in West Africa.
- Economic hardship and infectious disease -- Featuring Andes bureau chief Nicholas Casey and contributing photographer Meridith Kohut, and their work documenting the effects of economic downfall in Venezuela.
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