I have been documenting the small businesses scattered all around the "marginal" neighborhoods of Los Angeles and how they reflect the diversity, culture, energy, creativity and eccentricity of the people who create and work in them.
The fact they are closed on Sundays adds other dimensions of economics and religion and is a mirror to our 24/7 culture of big box stores and shopping malls.
And the light filtering through the old-fashioned burglar bars creates an eerie beauty throwing reflections and shadows on the rainbow of delights just beyond reach — at least on Sundays.
— Mark Indig
The idea of a Muslim fashion industry is almost unthinkable, but in some Islamic countries such as Turkey, Indonesia and Malaysia, these street portraits tell a different story.
From photographer to artistic director, thefounder Enrico Stefanelli gives us insight into educating our eyes and learning to make the most of the world around us.
Foreign fast food restaurant chains in China have taken on a new unofficial role: shelters for homeless people.
At an age when social, sexual, and educational explorations are at their highest point, the life of an eighteen-year-old Israeli girl is interrupted to serve in an army involved in daily conflict and war.