The Northern Norwegian fishing and whaling communities are being challenged by the young people leaving these small islands for a different life. The traditions and cultures are being lost as the youth migrate to the mainland and never return.
— Marcus Bleasdale
An old woman leads a cult-like community in the practice of Sufi rituals on a holy mountain in the far reaches of Kazakhstan. Photo-essay by.
Personal, surreal, playful, exploratory — a series of portraits that explore the concepts of identity, multiple lives, play, and performance.
Although the daily activities of Occupy Wall Street have faded from the headlines, the spirit of the movement lives on in today's anti-austerity parties and in tomorrow's fight against inequality—these photos reveal some iconic moments from OWS' beginnings.
During the brutal Khmer Rouge regime in Cambodia, entire family histories were forcibly erased—yet some, at great personal risk, kept tiny physical keepsakes from their past. These still life photographs are a touching testament to these individual's bravery and courage in the face of mortal danger.