• North Korea. 2009
  • North Korea. 2009
  • CHINA. Hubei Province. Wuhan. Wuhan (population 4.3 million) is a sprawling city that sits on both sides of the Yangtze River. Its trade has been inextricably linked with the Yangtze river for centuries. The Yangtze River is reported to be at its lowest level in 150 years as a result of a country-wide drought. It is China’s longest river and the third longest in the world. Originating in Tibet, the river flows for 3,964 miles (6,380km) through central China into the East China Sea at Shanghai.  2008
  • Chinese lanterns hang above a sidewalk in the Chinese city of Chongqing.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1933567 <br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • A man walks along a staircase near the banks of the Yangtze River, China.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1933553    <br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • CHINA. Hubei Province. Wuhan. Wuhan (population 4.3 million) is a sprawling city that sits on both sides of the Yangtze River. Its trade has been inextricably linked with the Yangtze river for centuries. The Yangtze River is reported to be at its lowest level in 150 years as a result of a country-wide drought. It is China's longest river and the third longest in the world. Originating in Tibet, the river flows for 3,964 miles (6,380km) through central China into the East China Sea at Shanghai.  2008.
  • CHINA. Beijing. In mid-February, over 40,000 people crammed the China International Exhibition Centre, all hoping to land a job in a market that is shrinking rapidly in terms of opportunities. Mass unemployment across China as a result of the recent economic crisis in Asia is causing worry for university graduates and migrant workers alike who are finding it increasingly difficult to find any form of work.  2009.
  • CHINA. Beijing. A bottle of water outside a shop. 2008
  • CHINA. Beijing. In mid-February, over 40,000 people crammed the China International Exhibition Centre, all hoping to land a job in a market that is shrinking rapidly in terms of opportunities. Mass unemployment across China as a result of the recent economic crisis in Asia is causing worry for university graduates and migrant workers alike who are finding it increasingly difficult to find any form of work.  2009
  • CHINA. Hubei Province. Wuhan. A woman training a man in traditional Chinese performing arts outside of The Yellow Crane Tower which looks over the Yangtze and the city of Wuhan.Wuhan (population 4.3 million) is a sprawling city that sits on both sides of the Yangtze River.  2008
  • A young girl stands on the banks of The Yangtze River in the city of Chongqing, China.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1933563<br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • Crows gather on the banks of the Ganges River in central Kolkata.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1925770<br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • CHINA. Hubei Province. Wuhan. A view from the The Yellow Crane Tower which looks over the Yangtze and the city of Wuhan.Wuhan (population 4.3 million) is a sprawling city that sits on both sides of the Yangtze River.  2008.
  • CHINA. Hubei Province. Wuhan. A woman training a man in traditional Chinese performing arts outside of The Yellow Crane Tower which looks over the Yangtze and the city of Wuhan.Wuhan (population 4.3 million) is a sprawling city that sits on both sides of the Yangtze River.  2008.
  • A woman cleans clothes on the banks of the Ganges River in Kolkata.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1925784 <br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • A young girl wearing a hijab steps on drying pieces of leather in a factory in Kanpur.<br />
<br />
To license this image, please contact the National Geographic Creative Collection:<br />
<br />
Image ID: 1962151 <br />
 <br />
Email: natgeocreative@ngs.org<br />
<br />
Telephone: 202 857 7537 / Toll Free 800 434 2244<br />
<br />
National Geographic Creative<br />
1145 17th St NW, Washington DC 20036
  • Men sit and sleep on the steps along the banks of the Ganges River in Kolkata, India. November, 2013
  • A mother feeds her son on the steps of a flood gate on the Ciliwung River, in the centre of Jakarta. The gate enables residents to release water into the river at times of flood.
  • A young boy steps out of his home next to the beach in central Funafuti, Tuvalu. March, 2019.
  • "Unless the global community steps up our actions to significantly lower green house gas emissions...Tuvalu will dissapear completely within the next 30-50 years", said Tuvaluan Prime Minister Enele Sosene Sopoanga in his address to the United Nations General Assembly in 2017. As this young boy swung from a tree on one of Tuvalu's coral atoll islands, the danger and concern is not immediately evident but the slowly rising seas threaten this jewel in the Pacific.  Funafuti, Tuvalu. March, 2019.
View: 24 | All