Tahrir is not just a square but the heart of a city that every day hosts more than thirty-six million souls. That square is the meeting point of Egyptian protesters who struggle to be recognized now, especially after the recent elections. People who voted for Shafiq, the Mubarak-era minister, said “yes” in the second round of election to the Salafi-Brotherhood constitution. On the other side, the revolutionaries, who voted for Morsi with the second ballot, curse that choice which transformed Tahrir from the hotbed of the Egyptian revolution into a hideout for Feloull, the faithful followers of Mubarak’s regime, also accused of being paid to create disorders. Everything changed and everything is the same.
wondered what it would feel like to be naked in the big city. So she embarked on a project of self-portraits in some unlikely public places.
A playful yet serious look at the psychological "shadow side" within each of us — using staged self portraits and multiple exposures by a young Korean photographer.
Baobab trees are some of the largest living things on the planet and have a potential lifespan of more than a thousand years. Elaine Ling travelled far distances to find and photograph some incredible specimens with her large format camera. Can you spot the human posing next to the tree?