This marks the spot where the NPR “Radio Pictures” Tumblr once stood. We’ve rolled that and NPR’s Picture Show blog into something new called Look At This. Same folks, same spirit — new name. If you followed either, don’t worry: We hope you’ll find that Look At This is just an extension of the sensibility and content you already trust.
So what’s here? Not much at the moment, beyond some inherited content and this awesome anglerfish GIF courtesy of Skunkbear. But there will be more! We want to investigate how people make sense of things, the byproducts of our obsessions. Sometimes having to do with photography, sometimes not, these are stories about how you see the world.
Sometimes we’ll do Tumblr-type posts. Other times, we’ll be experimenting with stories like this one and archiving them here — stories that aren’t quite essays or photo galleries or YouTube videos, but web stories. (Whatever that means, we’re excited to figure it out!)
We’ll be answering questions and asking them, too. For example: What should we look at next? Send us something weird: