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Prostate Cancer | Visualizing My Dark Thoughts | A Photographer’s   Story

  Teacher and Photographer Patrick Verbeeck is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘GLEASON SCORE 7 ’.  To see Patrick’s body of work, click on any image.             In the summer of 2017 photographer Patrick Verbeeck unexpectedly received…

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Family, Love, God & Surviving The Cancer Battle

  Documentary and Fine Art Photographer Ivanka Zagorska is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Revival’.  To see Ivanka’s body of work, click on any image.         ‘Revival’ is a documentary project influenced by the tragic loss of my mother…

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Documenting My Friend’s Breast Cancer Battle

  Photographer Sara Munari is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Sonia, a beautiful wig’.   To see Sara’s portfolio click on any image.           I know Sonia since I was 15 years old. We attended high school together.  Over…

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“Let God judge you, Leave mine to me, Take yours with you” | A Russian Woman Losing Her Cancer Battle

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer  Kristina Syrchikova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Funeral Dress’.  To see Kristina’s body of work click on any image.           This project is about an elderly woman from Russia affected by cancer. For several years…

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The Herb Alternative: Elderly, Active & A Cancer Survivor

  Documentary Photographer Anna Shulyatieva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Potion Grows Because of  Different Ailments‘.  To see Anna’s projects click on any image.       Joseph Shiroky was diagnosed with thyroid cancer in 1992 and refused medical treatment. He discovered the power of…

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India’s Street Cancer Ward

  Photographer Chirodeep Chaudhuri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Cancer Ward: Open To The Sky‘.  To see Chirodeep’s body of work click on any image.   BABANRAO PANDURANG GAWLI From District Thane, Maharashtra For days on end I saw this man sitting motionless,…

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Between Fear And Hope – The Emotional & Physical States Of A Man Fighting Prostate Cancer

  Social Documentary and Portrait Photographer Marella Oppenheim is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her personal project ‘Carlo’s Journey‘.  To see Marella’s portfolio and archive click on any photograph.   September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month     1 in 8 men will be…

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Breast Cancer Survivors On The Runway

Photo District News 2017 Awards Winner, Lifestyle and Portrait Photographer Carey Kirkella is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Exposed: AnaOno Intimates NYFW‘ . To see Carey’s body of work click on any image.   Vonn Jensen Flattopper Prider & Queer Cancer   Chiara D’Agostino…

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Body, Self & Mind – A Photographer’s Breast Cancer Treatment Story

  Photographer Kerry Mansfield is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Aftermath‘. To see Kerry’s body of work click on any image.       As a photographer, I’ve spent most of my career looking deeply into the spaces we inhabit. The idea…

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Documentary Photography – Fighting Cancer

  Social Documentary Photographer Carly Clarke is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Reality Trauma‘.  To see Carly’s gallery of projects click on any image.   ‘Reality Trauma’, is a self-portrait photographic series I produced in March 2012 when diagnosed with stage 4b Hodgkin…

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Waiting and Helplessness

  Artist Helen Jones is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘In The Still’.  To see Helen’s body of work, click on any image.         My project, In The Still, is a photographic exploration of the inevitable, and universal experience…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2019

  Death, Catholicism & My Mother’s Decisions Kelly Burke     Intimate Passages Of My Mother’s Turmoil Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “It’s for the mice” | Memories Of My Grandmother Marilyn Jaye Lewis     “…you know you can’t sleep there” | Passages Of A Homeless Person’s Life  J H Martin   By…

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A Photographer’s Story Of Grief | “…within darkness, there is also light.”

  Lens-Based Artist and Educator Kristen Welles Bartley is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Flower Mound’.  To see Kristen’s body of work, click on any image.           Flower Mound borrows its title from the suburban Texas town where…

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Strangers’ Miracles

  Photographer Jan Sturmann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Miracle Portraits: In Search of the American Dreamtime’.  To see Jan’s body of work, click on any image.   Fred Alan Wolf opens chapter nine of The Dreaming Universe (1994) entitled…

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When A Lethal Fine Dust Overfills The Air | Steel Plant Deadly Pollution | Taranto, Italy

  Photographers Valentina Piccinni and Jean-Marc Caimi are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Death Metal’.  To see Valentina’s and Jean-Marc’s body of work, click on any image.           Taranto, Italy. The consequences of the ILVA deadly pollution.  …

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“…walking on very thin ice.”

  Photographer Mo Verlaan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series ‘Undercurrent’.  To see Mo’s body of work, click on any image.         This series started 8 months ago as a reaction to the fact that my wife had been…

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‘…lost between the one I should become and the person I used to be.”

  Photographer Fatima Abreu Ferreira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the series ‘How to disappear completely’.  To see Fatima’s body of work, click on any image.           How to disappear completely is a work of struggle, obsession and complete…

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“Dad is teaching us how to die.” | A Photographer’s Intimate Story Of Grief & Sorrow

  Photographer and Writer Josh Neufeld is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Meeting Mortality’.  To see Josh’s body of work, click on any image.       The idea for this project germinated at a family reunion over the holidays. Aunts, uncles…

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My Body, My Battlefield | The Scars Time Left Behind

  Photographer Isabella Borrelli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Her’.  To see Isabella’s gallery of photographs, click on any image.           On a warm spring day a few years ago, my mother got sick. My mother has…

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It’s Always Winter In New York City

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   It’s Always Winter in NYC   “Shouldn’t writers move to New York City?” I have to forgive them, of course they don’t know. They don’t know how that city has…

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End-of-Life Care & Culture | China

  Documentary Photographer Jiwei Han is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor this social documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Hugging Death’.  To see Jiwei’s body of work, click on any image.             Death is a taboo subject in China and anything associated with it…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2018

  Giovanna Cristina Vivinetto     Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017   Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

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Sleep Tight | Hong Kong‘s Bright Night Sky

  Artist David Schermann is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Insomnia’.  To see David’s  body of work click on any image.           Together with the social psychologist Katharina Dinhof I visited the inhabitants of Hong Kong in their…

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“…pregnant woman. Her remains was only skeleton, and I saw a baby skeleton inside her.” | What Happened When The Bombs Went Off? | Hiroshima & Nagasaki | War Stories

  Photographer Keiko Hiromi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Hibakusha’.  To see Keiko’s body of work click on any photograph.   Lest we forget­­ After a 20-year absence, I revisited Hiroshima and Nagasaki this June. I had learned about the…

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The Sensuality Of A Woman Wearing Her Own Skin

  Photographer Jose Ferreira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Body Language’.  To see Jose’s body of work click on any image.         Inspired by Leonard Nimoy’s project “The Full Body”, this work arises from a pertinacious interest over…

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Depicting Encouraging Females | Lyme Disease | An Artist’s Story

  Artist Anastiscia Chantler Lang @ Spoken Color Art is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images and article.  From her series  ‘Human Element.  My subjects are all female with a strong message of encouragement that came out of me while fighting Lyme disease. To see Anastiscia’s body of work…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017

Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016   Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014  

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Mastectomy, Chemotherapy & Bravery

  Photographer Cole Thompson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  portrait/documentary photography.  From his series ‘Linnie – A Portrait of Breast Cancer‘.  To see Cole’s body of work click on any image.         In July of 2008 I had the privilege of photographing Linnie, she had a…

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“Go to the village hidden in deep snow…” Zaido-A Surviving Ritual In A Dream Place

  Photographer Yukari Chikura is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Zaido‘.  To see Yukari’s gallery click on any image.             ZAIDO ( For my deceased father…)   Nothing had prepared me for my father’s death. He…

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The Remaining Personalities After The Collapse Of The Fishing Fleet

  Photographer Ray Carofano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait/documentary photography.  From his ongoing project ‘Faces of Pedro‘.  To see Ray’s portfolio click on any image.                     Port of Los Angeles, San Pedro, Los Angeles, California  …

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2016

  WRITER SWAPNIL MINDHE Plaza Constitución & The Daily Physical Effects Of Argentina’s  Economy     Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributor’s List 2015 & 2014

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Voices From Greece – How Politics & Society Impact Lives

  Photographer Nikos Markou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this multimedia social documentary.  From project ‘Life Narratives‘  To see Nikos’ works click on any photograph.   Nikos Markou places this project at the intersection between discourse and image. It is a contemporary photographic series based on an…

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Poached For Their Horns: How South Africa’s Farmers Are Protecting Their Rhinos

  Independent Reporter and Documentary Photographer Salym Fayad is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Protecting The Horn -Rhino Poaching In South Africa’.  To see Salym’s body of work click on any image.         Over 6,000 rhinos have…

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“My Tattoos Make Me Feel Like…”

  Commercial Photographer Robin Cowings is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘The New Flesh‘.  To see Robin’s body of work click on any image.         The aim of this body of work is to explore…

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The Lives Affected By Redevelopment In Willets Point, New York City

  Photographer Greg Brophy is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Iron Triangle‘.  To see Greg’s projects click on any image.       In a small corner of Queens in the shadow of Citibank Field there is a place that…

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A Photographer’s Story – The Agent Orange  Entanglement

  Documentary Photographer and Filmmaker Dean Saffron is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘What Lies Beneath‘.  To see Dean’s body of work click on any image.     Between 1962 and 1971, the United States military sprayed nearly 75 700,000 litres of…

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Documenting My Mother’s Last Days

  Documentary Photographer Celine Marchbank is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her  book ‘Tulip‘.  To see Celine’s projects click on any image.         Tulip, my mother’s favorite flower. In September 2009 my mother, Sue Miles, was diagnosed with lung cancer and a brain tumor.…

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Documenting My Father’s Last Days

  Photographer Lynne Bowman Cravens is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘1000 Paper Cranes‘.  To see Lynne’s body of work click on any image.         In “1,000 Paper Cranes for Bruce Bowman“, I recorded memories and experiences of my…

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Human Suffering At The End Of Life – Is It Necessity, Pointless Or Cruel?

  Fine Art Photographer and  Writer Polly Gaillard is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘December And Everything After‘.  To see Polly’s portfolios click on any image.     December and Everything After is a project about my aging parents, and more recently, about the steady…

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Severe Disabilities & Family Struggles The Agent Orange Death Trail

  Commercial Photographer Youngho Kang is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Weapons That Kill The Future‘.  To see Youngho’s gallery of work click on any image.         The War, as we know it, has ended…

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Documentary Photography – Russia’s Domestic Workers

  Documentary Photographer Lilia Li-Mi-Yan is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project and book ‘Masters and Servants‘.  To see Lilia’s gallery of projects click on any image.     In rich houses Service Personnel such as maids, butlers, cooks and gardeners have been…

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Documentary Photography – Caregiver & Wife In U.K.

This documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer Sandra Harper.   Click on any image to see Sandra’s gallery of projects and photographs.   From project “Hestelle – The Carer’s Story” by Sandra Harper.     “Hestelle and Alexander Harper have  been married for over 50…

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