The Art of Isolation in Pictures

A lone beachgoer on Copacabana in Rio. REUTERS/Ricardo Moraes
A deserted Blackpool Beach in England. Christopher Furlong/Getty Images
Second Avenue and 42nd Street in New York City. Gary Hershorn/Getty Images
A single sunbather following the closure of Bondi Beach in Sydney. REUTERS/Loren Elliott
Jogyesa Temple in Seoul. Chung Sung-Jun/Getty Images
A woman sits in Corona Heights Park in San Francisco. REUTERS/Shannon Stapleton
Pope Francis delivers his blessing from the window of his private library overlooking an empty St. Peter's Square. AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
Negotiating a snowfall in Budapest. Marton Monus/MTI via AP
Paddle boarding in Vladivostok, Russia. REUTERS/Ivan Belozyorov
Brighton Beach in England. Mike Hewitt/Getty Images
A man crosses an empty street in Buenos Aires. AP Photo/Natacha Pisarenko
New Delhi's border barricade during lockdown. REUTERS/Adnan Abidi
The empty Oculus transit hub at One World Trade Center in New York City. Gary Hershorn/Getty Images
An empty grandstand as Jay Ford, riding Miss Exfactor, wins the TAB Birthday Card Stakes at Rosehill Gardens in Sydney. Mark Evans/Getty Images
A security guard wearing a protective mask sits in a tree in Beijing. REUTERS/Thomas Peter
A woman walks outside Castel Sant'Angelo in Rome. REUTERS/Remo Casilli
A surfer walks across a quiet Kuta Beach in Indonesia. Mark Kolbe/Getty Images
A countdown clock for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics outside Tokyo Station. AP Photo/Jae C. Hong
A rapid transit train in Kuala Lumpur. REUTERS/Lim Huey Teng
The Brooklyn Bridge in New York City. Victor J. Blue/Getty Images
The bank of Amur Bay in Vladivostok. REUTERS/Yuri Maltsev
Danny Wertheimer plays guitar and sings to his neighbors from his balcony in Oakland. REUTERS/Kate Munsch
A surfer on Manly Beach in Sydney. Cameron Spencer/Getty Images
A man walks along a road leading to St. Mary Major Basilica in Rome. AP Photo/Alessandra Tarantino
Ballet dancer Ashlee Montague dances in Times Square. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
A surfer and his dog walk along the beach in Port Aransas, Texas. AP Photo/Eric Gay
A local park in Weehawken, N.J., with Manhattan in the background. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
A man wearing a face mask walks down the stairs in Prague. REUTERS/David W Cerny
Huntington Beach, Calif. AP Photo/Chris Carlson
The Hua Lamphong Railway Station in Bangkok. AP Photo/Sakchai Lalit
A maze in Saltwell Park in Gateshead, Britain. REUTERS/Lee Smith
People sit on a bench in Brooklyn Bridge Park in New York City. REUTERS/Andrew Kelly
An elderly man feeds the pigeons at the Plaza Murillo in La Paz, Bolivia. REUTERS/David Mercado
A dog wearing a mask in Shanghai. REUTERS/Aly Song