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
Slovakian documentary photographerexplores the oddly entwined relationships between masters and servants in wealthy middle-class Brazil.
seeks to capture each fighter’s tension in those few lonely minutes between months of hard training and the ring.
Great black-and-white street photographs from older neighborhoods of contemporary Shanghai.
Vibrant and faded; modern and traditional; bright and shaded—urban dwellers pass through their surroundings, unknowingly "completing" beautiful scenes.