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Photograph by Jon Tonks—Reportage by Getty Images

The Photographers’ Gallery, London invites you to meet photographer Jon Tonks who will be in the Bookshop signing copies of his first monograph Empire, published by Dewi Lewis Publishing.

Thursday, Jan. 30, 2014, 6:30 p.m.

If you cannot make it to the event signed copies can be pre-ordered online or by contacting the Bookshop.

Free event, no booking.

See more photos on LightBox by British photographer Jon Tonks who traveled more than 50,000 miles, requiring more than 20 flights and three-plus weeks at sea, to document the last vestiges of the British Empire.

Photograph Alan Crowhurst—Getty Images

Jan. 16, 2014. Brendan Powell falls from Flaming Charmer at the last in The Higos Insurance Services Street Novices’ Limited Handicap Steeple Chase at Wincanton racecourse in Wincanton, England.

From Muslims celebrating the birth anniversary of the Prophet Muhammad and Egyptians voting in a contentious referendum to Fashion Week in Berlin and a fluorescent frog in the U.K., TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

Photograph by Laura Pannack for TIME

For this week’s issue, Rosalind Wiseman writes on shifting gender norms and our culture’s steadfast tendency to treat adolescent males as “emotional illiterates.”

TIME commissioned photographer Laura Pannack, known for her intimate and highly nuanced portraits of young adults, to capture the world of boys.

Photograph by Martin Parr—Magnum

LightBox presents photographs from Martin Parr’s earliest major body of work from the 70s featured in his latest Aperture monograph, The Non-Conformists — an affectionate, humorous look at a picturesque English mill town and the quirky, independent spirit of its inhabitants.

Photograph by Leon Neal—AFP/Getty Images

Oct. 5, 2013. A participant is terrified by a “zombie” soldier in a forest section during one of Britain’s biggest horror events, the “Zombie Evacuation Race” at Carver Barracks near Saffron Walden, England.

From the continuing government shutdown and a deadly monster truck crash in Mexico to extreme face piercing with guns in Thailand and a monkey getting a shave in Pakistan, TIME presents the best pictures of the week.

Nov. 11, 2012. A murmuration of starlings put on an a display over the town of Gretna, Scotland. (photo: PA Photos/Landov)

From escalating violence in the Gaza Strip and austerity riots in Europe to the flooding of Venice and murmurations of starlings in Scotland, TIME presents the best images of the week.

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Siren Song V, 2011

British artist John Stezaker was awarded the 2012 Deutsche Börse Photography Prize on Monday for his collages of found images.

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Martin Parr—Magnum

1997. Some punks kept their Mohican haircuts and lived by charging tourists money to photograph them (often by a red bus or telephone box).

A new photo book by Taschen captures images of London from the Victorian era to the swinging ’60s to the present day.

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London Bus No. 188. Russell Square to North Greenwich.

Photographer George Georgiou hopped on London’s public bus system to document the outer reaches of his home city for his series ‘Invisible: London.’

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The Photocopy Club is a U.K.-based group that organizes gallery exhibitions of photocopied images. Founded with an art-for-all ethos, the group makes the images in the show available for sale at low prices (about £5); proceeds go toward a book they have in the works. They’re planning a show that will open at CREATE in Brighton, U.K., on April 25 and are accepting submissions by mail through April 18. For more information visit their website.

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