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Karen Brazell

Visual Designer and Photo Editor

Photo: End of the rainbow

Happy St. Patrick’s Day from Philly!


Photo: The toll on Midway

Tsunami waves washed over the Pacific coral atolls, killing perhaps tens of thousands of birds.


Photo: Empty shelves

As shoppers stock up on food in parts of Japan, stores go empty.

Slideshow: 7 days in Japan

A gallery of images: The extent of devastation from Friday’s tsunami is just beginning to be assessed on the northeast coast of Japan, while survivors struggle to find basic supplies and engineers scramble to cool damaged reactors at a nuclear power plant there.


Photo: Eat your heart out, times 3.14

The humble pi is celebrated alongside cherry, key lime, apple, pecan…


Photo: Earthquake, then tsunami slam Japan

A devastating earthquake hit Japan Friday afternoon, triggering a massive, 23-foot tsunami that swept away cars and houses.


Photo: The halfway point

Construction continues at the Ground Zero site in New York City on One World Trade Center, the signature skyscraper formerly called the Freedom Tower.


Photo: Hello, dollface

It’s Barbie’s world, we just live in it.


Photo: A spider that sambas

A colorful Carnival float creeps through Rio on eight legs.