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
For more than 10 years, German-American photographerhas been traveling around the world photographing the spread of “L.A. style development” in Las Vegas, Spain, France, Germany, Greece, Dubai and South Korea. Somehow the boom and bust of the construction industry looks the same worldwide.
Staff riding, the local slang for train surfing, is a widespread phenomenon in South Africa. Explore this spectacular and risky ritual through video, pictures and words.
City "maps" composed of thousands of overlapping fragmentary views — kaleidoscopic picture puzzles assembled by one artist who discovers and maps each place in a personal way, as seen through his 35mm camera.