Viewfinder is Pacific Standard's daily photo feature, showcasing one image from the news.
A resident secures the roof of his house to a tree in preparation for Super Typhoon Mangkhut.
A view of Messina on December 28th, 1908, shortly after the terrible earthquake that destroyed two-thirds of the Italian town. There were 126,000 victims, more than 66,000 from the town itself.
Police look at a burnt car in Paris, France, on December 9th, 2018—one day after "yellow vest" protests rocked the country.