YU: The Lost Country
“By its very nature, Yugoslavia was a land of displaced peoples…” A photographer and writer grapples with the widespread denial of her country and nationality.
Refugee Odyssey to Europe
Paralyzing fear one day, boredom the next; joy, then doubt and anguish…waiting to hear their fate, refugees experience strangely conflicting emotions, often in a single day.
With sales totaling over 23 billion euros in Germany alone, trade shows are a massive source of revenue for capitalist economies. Here, an unsettling look at these bizarre, artificial spaces.
A Bridge to the Market Basket
Last year, inflation in Venezuela hit 800% and basic goods became scarce—forcing all kinds of people to travel many hours, spend (relatively) vast sums of money and cross international borders just to acquire the simplest everyday products.
I Have a Dream: Children’s Dreams Around the World
What did you dream of when you were a child? Featuring young people from all over the world—Jordan, India, Haiti and beyond—this series starkly illuminates the way our hopes change depending on our circumstances.
Surreal images of animals and humans open up a dialogue on the impact of our subjective reality on an inhospitable world.
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The Prostitutes and the Priest
Faced with no other option, young women in Namibia turn to sex work in order to survive. In this short film, they talk about their tireless advocate: a German priest who broke ranks with his institution to do what he felt was right.
Winners: LensCulture Exposure Awards 2017
Discover the diverse and talented group of photographers recognized in this year’s LensCulture Exposure Awards—a delightful, surprising, inspiring range of work that showcases the vibrancy of contemporary photography being made all over the world!
Irish-born Tom Wood photographed the working-class people of Liverpool for almost three decades — at once affectionate and grimly realistic. Review by Sean Sheehan.
In My Backyard: Iceland
Set against the grand, wild majesty of the eastern Icelandic landscape, these searching self-portraits are one woman’s attempts to connect with herself and forge a basic understanding with her environment.
Exploring Bygone Soviet Grandeur—and Turbulent Regional Identity—in Abkhazia
Once known as a prime holiday destination for the Russian elite, Abkhazia is now filled with frozen, in-between spaces that convey the tension within its past, present and future.
65 Amazing Photo Series Inspired by the Earth
The wonders and calamities of nature and life on Earth seem as endless as the cosmos themselves. Here are 65 amazing photo series that draw their inspiration from the beauty of nature, the cycles of life, changing weather and environments, and...