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
While cheap generic drug production in India helps much of the world gain access to life-saving drugs, the lack of local monitoring has created an epidemic of prescription drug abuse in the country, ruining thousands of lives and ripping families apart.
Despite the profusion of media attention, many people who give tireless and decisive contributions to the Carnival receive very little acknowledgment and no accolades—this series sheds light on all those people who make the party possible.
photographs the generations of Palestinians who live in small apartments stacked on top of each other, in camps that were set up originally in 1949.