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A Photographer’s Meditation on Jet Lag

Steeped for 25 years as a self-assigning photographer and filmmaker, Chien-Chi Chang has booked quite a lengthy travel log.

A native of Taiwan, his paths have taken him to adventurous frontiers such as the China-North Korea border-where he began to follow North Korean defectors for almost a year. 574 more words

Life's a Beach

Martin Parr has been photographing beach life over many decades, documenting all aspects of this tradition including close ups of sun bathers, swimming dips and picnics in the UK as well as in countries as far apart as China, Argentina and Thailand. 25 more words


In Our Time and Upside Down Peach Cake

“The photographs here have been chosen because they reflect the mood of our eclectic times, or are heavy with significance, or are simply moving. But the reader whose eye drifts idly through this book and then sets it aside on a coffee table has not only cheated himself, he has also diminished himself” – William Manchester 347 more words


Inside Kobani and the Kurdish War Against ISIS

Last January, when Kurdish forces ended the Islamic State’s five-month siege of Kobani, a contested town in Rojava, a semi-autonomous region on the Syrian and Turkish border, the local population rejoiced. 560 more words

19º FotoPres "la Caixa"

via Caixaforum.- Con más de tres décadas a sus espaldas, el veterano certamen FotoPres ”la Caixa” se reinventa. La última edición llega en forma de gran exposición a CaixaForum Barcelona. 573 more words