Editor's choice

Our top photos from the last 24 hours.

Wildfire in California

The King Fire rages in the heavy timber and steep terrain of the El Dorado National Forest.

The future of flight

The latest advances in flight technology.

Crunch time for Scottish decision

Images on the eve of Scotland's vote.

Our outpost in space

The surreal life aboard the International Space Station.

Typhoon Kalmaegi

Typhoon Kalmaegi hits the Philippines and makes landfall in south China.

London Fashion Week

Highlights from London Fashion Week.

Spotted at London Fashion Week

Celebrities at London Fashion Week.

Back to school in Syria

Syrian children return to school amid civil war.

Shelling in Donetsk

Shelling in eastern Ukraine adds stress to the ceasefire.

ISIL shoots down Syrian jet

Islamic State fighters shot down a Syrian war plane using anti-aircraft guns.


Pictures of the month: August

Our top news photography from last month.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Jim Urquhart

Burning Man

Scenes from this year's festival in Nevada.  Full Article 

REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

The Ukraine front

Ukraine's battle against pro-Russian forces.  Slideshow 

REUTERS/Suhaib Salem

Celebrating a ceasefire

Israel and Hamas agree to a ceasefire.  Slideshow