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December 30, 2017 - shirtdresses

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This year, 21 photographers prisoner a ways we benefaction ourselves to a world.

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CreditClockwise from tip left: Jake Michaels for The New York Times; Andre D. Wagner for The New York Times; Daniel Arnold for The New York Times; Rose Marie Cromwell for The New York Times

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Dec. 30, 2017

In a sketch by Sara Hylton, a assured lady stands in form for a portrait. Wearing a patterned shirtdress and radiant coronet jewelry, she exudes style. What is not immediately apparent is that a design was shot in South Sudan, a young, war-torn nation where even carrying a camera in open is dangerous.

In this moment, though, a dispute is quiet; autocratic a support is Akuja de Garang’s self-possession, her consecutive spirit. What we see and what surrounds a theme are dual clearly paradoxical stories, lifting a doubt of how calm and context surprise any other.

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Before a South Sudanese Civil War pennyless out, Akuja de Garang, 41, would classify conform shows and markets. But even in wartime, she believes that character is essential. “We all have to arise adult in a morning and get dressed,” she said. “Whatever is happening, life has to go on.”CreditSara Hylton for The New York Times

Over a past year, for The Look, we have reserved 21 photographers around a globe, including Andre Wagner, who navigated a streets of New York, capturing moments that applaud competition and community; Rose Marie Cromwell, who documented Latino enlightenment in Cuba, Colombia and Panama; and An Rong Xu, who explored a hip-hop character of B-boys in South Korea.

The mainstay facilities a abounding viewpoint that examines style, temperament and culture.

In a photo essay by Ms. Hylton, character tells a incomparable story about honour in South Sudan. Self-expression acts as a approach to say a clarity of normalcy in a place where there is consistent conflict. The mainstay will continue to expose a different operation of stories that are amplified, or hidden, by a approach people benefaction themselves in a world. Here are highlights from The Look in 2017.

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CreditAndre D. Wagner for The New York Times

How to take on winter in New York.

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CreditDaniel Arnold for The New York Times

Couples removing married in irreverent, wild, untraditional — and infrequently really normal — ways during a New York City Clerk’s Office.

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CreditJake Michaels for The New York Times

On a Mexican side of a limit wall, a integrate acted for their marriage photos in Tijuana.

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A pivotal character component for many group is corpulent bullion jewelry, including crosses and amulets.CreditRose Marie Cromwell for The New York Times

In Havana, Cuba, some people go to lengths such as creation their possess clothes, carrying kin move pieces from abroad or scouring internal selected spots in sequence to figure their personal style.

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CreditDevin Yalkin for The New York Times

Headscarves and robes mount alongside travel wear and clean-cut suits in Istanbul.

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CreditRose Marie Cromwell for The New York Times

On Avenida Central in Panama City, we can find all we need — even a haircut on a side of a highway — for a good price.

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CreditMark Hartman for The New York Times

Capturing a colorful style of Punjab, India.

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Hallie Elizabeth Bevers and Dora Leanne Ivanov in front of a Bellagio on a Strip in Las Vegas.CreditRyan Shorosky for The New York Times

Exploring classic Americana in Las Vegas, Nevada.

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CreditAndre D. Wagner for The New York Times

Found moments of village in Brooklyn, New York.

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CreditJake Michaels for The New York Times

The clear universe of Miami travel style.

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Atticus Jones, 19 and Lola Daehler, 19 in Tompkins Square Park.CreditDaniel Weiss for The New York Times

Tompkins Square Park, in a East Village of Manhattan, is an ever-renewing site of girl culture.

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The Paratrooper float gets churned reviews during a Oyster Bay Oyster Festival.CreditDaniel Arnold for The New York Times

Is fall dead? Daniel Arnold’s photographs showcase a season’s temperament crisis.

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The members of a Gorilla organisation dance on a roof of their studio in a Guui area of Seoul, nearby Konkuk University.CreditAn Rong Xu for The New York Times

Seoul’s bumping B-boy scene shows another side of a city improved famous for K-pop.

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Edward Herron, a stylist during 146 in Monrovia, Liberia.CreditYagazie Emezi for The New York Times

Monrovia’s “hipco” clubs showcase a stylish song stage easy by a country’s past.

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Ricardo Ryan, 54, has been a Smiths fan given 1985.CreditRyan Lowry for The New York Times

In Southern California, Morrissey fans showed their friendship in their element.

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A integrate salsa dancing during Viejoteca Pardo Llada.CreditRose Marie Cromwell for The New York Times

In Cali, Colombia’s salsa capital, dancing can start as early as a afternoon, and a appetite never lets up.

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Reign ApiimCreditAmy Arbus for The New York Times

Diverse headwear on a streets of New York City.

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“I wish to demonstrate myself but any judgment,” Paulina Aguilar pronounced of her personal style. “I know people are going to judge, regardless. So I’d rather dress however we wish to dress.”CreditJohn Francis Peters for The New York Times

Youth in San Diego: skateboards, beach hangs and Chicano culture.

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From left, Brenn Lorenzo, 18, and Tre-Vaughn Fullerton, 19.CreditJeffrey Henson Scales

In a SoHo area of Manhattan, lines of “new geeks” form early and final prolonged for a newest limited-edition product “drops.”

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Men with motorbikes wear colorful normal garments during Eid celebrations by a Qargha Dam. CreditLoulou d’Aki for The New York Times

A brew of tradition and trend in Kabul, Afghanistan.

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Milcos, a engineer and a owner of a code Nio Far,CreditJake Michaels for The New York Times

Contemporary and normal style in Dakar, Senegal.

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CreditAndre D. Wagner for The New York Times

An paper to acts of affability on a New York City subway.

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Children try on new identities during New York Costumes.CreditDaniel Arnold for The New York Times
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CreditSasha Arutyunova for The New York Times

Long left are a days of party-issued uniforms and unexcited Soviet style in Russia.

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Felicity Jaime, 18 poses for a portrait.CreditRyan Pfluger for The New York Times

The faces of New York City’s Pride parade.

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CreditJake Michaels for The New York Times

At a honour march in Tijuana, Mexico.

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HarlemCreditAndre D. Wagner for The New York Times

Sunday best in Harlem and Brooklyn.

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