Search results for ‘village’

The Zapatista Rebels’ Village In The Mountains Of Chiapas, Mexico

  Geographer and Photographer Aurelien Buttin is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘M.A.R.Z’ series.  To see Aurelien ’s body of work, click on any photograph.                       All images © Aurelien Buttin     See…

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My Make-Believe Village Life | Childhood Stories

  Photographer Katerina Kouzmitcheva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Travelling to non-existing past’.  To see Katerina’s body of work, click on any image.           My Facebook photo album of our family village house was often nostalgically commented…

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After The Young People Left | Daily Life In The Villages Of Basilicata, Italy

  Photographer Michele Battilomo is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘ De-Population’.  To see Michele’s body of work, click on any image.         La Lucania, an authentic region with a thousand facets, but that conceals a strong unease due to…

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The Village

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   The Village   It takes a village to raise a child. My mother, being a single mother, needed that to be true more than anyone. She worked herself to death…

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“Grandma’s house smells like chamomile and ointment.” | Romania’s Village Life

  Photographer Felicia Simion is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Eggs, Pots and Oranges’.  To see Felicia’s body of work click on any image.       Welcome to my village in the South of Romania. My Grandparents’ house is the last one…

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Poor Mining Villages Providing For The Wealthy | Gafsa, Tunisia

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Zied Ben Romdhane is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘West of Life‘.  To see Zied’s stories click on any image.           In Gafsa, a phosphate mining region in the southwest of Tunisia, a state-controlled company called CPG…

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We Must Inhale What We Produced: Russia’s Village Air & The Allure Of The City

  Artist Yulia Artemyeva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her  project ‘Guardian‘. To see Yulia’s body of work click on any photograph.         The village is the cradle of the Russian civilization. This is where it has its roots. It has preserved…

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Village Daily Life In Croatia

  Photojournalist Stipe Surac  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  From his project Begovo Razdolje .  To see Stipe’s body of work click on any photograph.                   See also: Seagulls Story By Stipe Surac      

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The Tranquility Of Village Life

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Astrid Huis is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Little Village Near The River‘.  To see Astrid’s works click on any photograph.           We all live in our own little worlds. Sometimes these worlds collide,…

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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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Taking Land & Livelihood From Villagers – The Agribusiness & Governments Misleading Deals In Senegal

  Photojournalist and Documentary Photographer Luka Dakskobler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  These images are from his project ‘Land Grabbing In Senegal’. To see Luka’s body of work click on any image.   As the world faces growing food crisis and searches for…

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Rebuilding Schools In The Forgotten Villages Of Gorkha – The Aftermath Of Nepal’s Earthquake

  Photographer Enrico Fabi  at Blobally is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Gorkha: Rebuilding The Future‘.  To see The Fabi Brothers (Blobally) and The Gorkha Foundation’s efforts to rebuild Nepalese schools after the 2015 earthquake click on any image.     The…

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Gorkha District’s Villagers & The Struggles Of Rebuilding After Nepal’s Earthquake

  Photographer Szymon Barylski is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary   photography.  From project ‘Stranded‘.  To see Szymon’s projects click on any image.                           See also: Iquitos – Belen By Szymon Barylski   Back…

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Stagnated Lives & Dying Villages In Moldova

  Photographer Andrej Balco is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his project ‘Moldova‘.  To see Andrej’s body of work click on any image.         Moldova is the poorest country in Europe. Following the vision of better future, more than one million of…

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Daily Life In The Village Of Ampleforth

  Rural and Landscape Photographer Lucy Saggers is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from her project ‘Of Life and Land – Ampleforth Stories‘.   To see Lucy’s projects click on any image.                    …

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Seoul’s Redevelopment – Relocating Guryong Village Residents Again

  Photographer Soohyun Kim is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.   From his project ‘Guryong Village in Seoul‘. To see Soohyun’s body of work  click on any image.             Guryong Village is an enormous shantytown in Seoul’s wealthiest district, Gangnam. It…

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Social Documentary Photography – ‘Andrushino’ A Dying Village In Russia

  Photographer Ekaterina Vasilyeva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘After the Firebird‘.  To see Ekaterina’s gallery of projects and photographs click on any image.         2010 – 2015,  Village Andrushino, Pskov Region, Russia Russia’s villages are rapidly sinking…

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Mysticism Or Performance | The Modernization Of Traditional Practices | Witchcraft, Palmistry & Spiritual Healing

  Photographer Lucia Sekerková Bláhová is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Vrăjitoare’.  To see Lucia’s body of work, click on any image.           Vrăjitoare – witches, fortune tellers, healers… Many Romanian Roma women identify themselves with such descriptions.…

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Faith, Family & Alcoholism | Sasha The Healer Of Rubtsovsk & His Personal Pain

  Visual Artist and Documentary Photographer Valentin Sidorenko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Where the world ends’.  To see Valentin’s body of work, click on any image.           Sasha is 45 years old. His grandmother was a…

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Life On The Irrawaddy’s Muddy Waters

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey    ŚAKRA   This delving day Of distracting thoughts Brings no relief From the fires of February Only your Slow moving brown waters Washing over my Valium eyes   Sat near a poor family I…

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“There is no place like home. But if home no longer feels like home, we are lost.” | The South African Dream

  Documentary Photographer, Facilitator and Engaged Academic  Pieter de Vos is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘HOMELANDS’.  To see Pieter’s body of work, click on any image.       LIFE ON THE EDGE OF THE SOUTH AFRICAN DREAM Homelands traces its…

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“…a story of life on the fringes and of what gets left behind.” | Rural Lithuania

  Photographer Matt Wilson is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project HINTERLAND’.  To see Matt’s body of work, click on any image.         Hinterland roams throughout rural Lithuania navigating a journey amidst once thriving communities, discovering villages that hold a way of…

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Vasyugan, Siberia’s Largest Swamp | History & Residents

  Photographer and Teacher Sergey Medvedchikov is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘The land of Vasyugania’.  To see Sergey’s body of work, click on any image.         Vasyugan swamp is one of the largest wetlands in the world, with…

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Hunter-Gatherers Facing Life Of Extreme Poverty After Relocation | The Batwa Pygmies From The Virunga Mountains

  Photographer Jan Janssen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Proud for One Second’.  To see Jan’s body of work, click on any image.           The Batwa Pygmies, one of the oldest people of Africa. It can be…

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Reddish Days In Asia

  Written By Poet and Photographer J H Martin @ A Coat for a Monkey   NO NEWS   A man got out of his car And emptied his gun Into the nearby buildings Two children were killed By a heavy goods truck And somebody somewhere Was awarded a medal…

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The English Farmers’ Sacrifices To Survive & The City Dwellers Disconnect To Rural Reality

  Photographer Jennifer Forward-Hayter is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘England’s Dreaming’.  To see Jennifer’s body of work, click on any image.           Since moving to London, I have often heard much disbelief and judgement towards rural communities,…

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Dressing Up To Play Games | China’s Youth & Cosplaying

  Photographer Daniele Mattioli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing  project ‘Cosplayer in China’.  To see Daniele’s body of work, click on any image.           Costume play (Cosplay) is a rapidly diversifying, yet still largely underground culture in…

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Belfast’s Youth

  Photographer Toby Binder is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Wee Muckers – Youth of Belfast’.  To see Toby’s body of work, click on any image.           »If I had been born at the top of my street,…

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“Pet ka sawaal hai ji! Hum log kya kare?” | The Back-Breaking Working Conditions On India’s Road Construction Sites

  Teacher and  Documentary Photographer Amlan Sanyal is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Men at Work’.  To see Amlan’s body of work, click on any image.         With an ever increasing number of vehicles driving around the country, the…

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Away From Modernity In The Guatemalan Highlands | Mayan’s Struggles & Traditional Ways

  Photographer Cory Zimmerman is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Altos’.  To see Cory’s body of work, click on any image.           After working with the caravans of Central American migrants in Mexico, I felt the next logical step…

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People & Their Quotidian Lives | India

  Photographer Sanghamitra Bhattacharya is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Sanghamitra’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Sanghamitra Bhattacharya     See also: Gallery of Photographs By Sanghamitra Bhattacharya  …

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WINTER | Finland

  Teacher and Photographer Valtteri Mulkahainen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Valtteri’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Valtteri Mulkahainen     See also: Gallery of Photographs By Valtteri…

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Young Africans’ Stories | Before & During Migration

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Mariusz Smiejek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Unaccompanied’.  To see Mariusz’s body of work, click on any image.           Unaccompanied minors turn homeless in Sicily after become adults. More than 70,000 unaccompanied…

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With The Olive Harvest Season Over, West African Migrants Struggle To Survive In Sicily

  Documentary and Portrait Photographer Mariusz Smiejek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Dream Slaves’.  To see Mariusz’s body of work, click on any image.             The olive season in Sicily ended in December, during the harvesting…

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Marked For Demolition & Resettlement | Before & After | Pengerang   Malaysia

  Photographer and Storyteller Wilfred Lim  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the projects ‘Red Note & Red Note – Part II’.  To see Wilfred’s body of work, click on any image.       Red Note For the Chinese community in Pengerang, a…

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Baikal’s Shamans | Their Stories & Path Of Self Discovery

  Documentary Photographer Alina Desyatnichenko is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Baikal of Wonders’.  To see Alina’s body of work, click on any image.   The land of Baikal region in Russia has always been sacred for the local indigenous peoples –…

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Life’s Moments

  Photographer Yann Lenzen  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  To see Yann’s body of work, click on any photograph.                     All images © Yann Lenzen      See also: Nomads By Yann Lenzen      …

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Elderly & Isolated In Siberia | The Stories Of Former Female Reindeer Herders

  Photographer Oded Wagenstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘LIKE LAST YEAR’S SNOW’.  To see Oded’s body of work, click on any image.       In the remote village of Yar-Sale in Northern Siberia, live a group of elderly women.…

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Off The Grid & Into The Wilderness

  Visual Artist Danila Tkachenko  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Escape’.  To see Danila’s body of work, click on any image.           I was traveling in search for people who have decided to escape from social life…

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Neo-Paganism | Italy

  Photojournalist  Annalisa Marchionna is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Year’s Wheel’.  To see Annalisa’s body of work, click on any image.   “If you go to the creek watch out for the Hook: it is a hand coming from below…

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The Real You

  NFL Player & Poet Ryan Russell is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poem.   *   The Real You   I wonder what you dreamt about, before you ever knew failure. What was your heart’s desire,  before you ever let them break it.   Text ©…

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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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Ukrainian Culture

  Photographer Oleksandr Rupeta is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  To see Oleksandr’s body of work, click on any image.           Ukrainian Sufi community’s pilgrimage to the residence of Shaikh Nazim Al-Haqqani, the leader of the Naqshbandi-Haqqani Sufi Order in Northern…

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Home Things

  Illustrator Fran R. Learte “drFranken” and Creative Director Natalia Molinos “Na” @ NastPlas are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of these images.  From the ‘Home Series’.  To see Natalia & Fran’s body of work, click on any photograph.                    …

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Mediterranean | Street Photography

  Photographer Lia Mageira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images. To see Lia’s gallery,  click on any photograph.                     All images © Lia Mageira     See also: Photo-Writing By Lia Mageira          …

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Romania

  Architectural and Landscape Photographer Omri Talmor is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Romanian Roots’.  To see Omri’s body of work, click on any image.           My father was born in the small village of Bucecea which is located…

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Historic Neighborhoods | Riga, Latvia

  Photographer Andrejs Strokins is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘People in the Dunes’.  To see Andrejs’s body of work, click on any image.   The areas of Bolderāja and Daugavgrīva have had significant historical importance for the city of Riga; however, the…

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What Does It Mean To Be English?

  Photographer and Poet Julia Katharina Keil  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the project ‘There Will Always Be An England’.  To see Julia’s body of work click on any image.     For three weeks, I skimmed the surface of culture, identity…

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Ousted Without Proof | The Witch Stigma | Ghana

  Photojournalist Louise Wateridge is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From the ‘Alleged Witches in Northern Ghana’ project.  To see Louise’s  body of work click on any image.         Kukuo: Alleged ‘Witch’ Camp This series takes place in Kukuo Witch Camp…

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Childhood, Myth & Dreams | Escaping To A World Of Fantasy

  Photographic Artist Justyna Neryng  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portraiture.  From the  ongoing project ‘Childhood Lost’.  To see Justyna’s  body of work, click on any image.         Childhood Lost is an ongoing project exploring the nature of portraiture and memory. As a…

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Looking For Answers | Drug & Alcohol Addiction | A Photographer’s Story

  Fine Art and Documentary Photographer Jennifer McClure is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘A Certain Distance’ project.  To see Jennifer’s portfolios click on any image.           I decided to stop using alcohol and drugs after I woke up…

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“…between the kingdom of dreams and madness…” | Honey Hunters | Himalayas

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘Sweet Gold’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.   In the vast mountain ranges of Nepal, there are isolated tribes who have, for centuries, collected a…

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The Economic Impact Of Dead Mothers | Pregnancy, Childbirth, Lack of Medical Care & Community | Ethiopia

  Visual Artist and Communications Specialist Joni Kabana is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Footsteps to Healing’. To see Joni ‘s body of work click on any image.           According to the World Health Organization, every minute at least…

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Vibrant India

  Street Photographer Shikha Sood is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life photos.  To see Shikha’s gallery of photographs click on any image.                     Images by Shikha Sood      

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Life In Hasankeyf & The Dam Construction Submerging Its Ancient History

  Photojournalist Salvo Buffa  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ‘Hasankeyf’ project.  To see Salvo ’s  projects click on any image.   The Dam     The construction is part of the Southeastern Anatolia Project. When complete, the dam will support a 1,200 MW…

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The Priest Who Left Too Soon | A Rural Russia Story

  Documentary Photographer Ekaterina Solovieva is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her book/project The Earth’s Circle –  Kolodozero  To see Ekaterina’s projects click on any image.           The village of Kolodozero, deeply concealed in the woods of Pudozh, is located…

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How India Succeeded The Impossible Task Of Polio   Immunization

  Commercial and Social Documentary Photographer Sandeep Biswas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  To see Sandeep’s body of work click on any image.     From the introduction of the book ” India’s Story of Triumph Over Polio“ Text © UNICEF   They said…

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Rebuilding The Mundane After Historic Changes | Kiev, Ukraine

  Photographer Tom Girondel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Revolution, Prayer & Routine’.  To see Tom’s body of work click on any image.             In 2013, the popular uprising against the increasingly authoritarian and corrupt…

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“survivors…have learned to push the pain to the back of their minds” | 1963 Toc Mountain Landslide | 2000 Dead & The Silence Of Political Power

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project  ‘The Wall of Silence’.  To see Mauro’s body of work click on any image.     THE WALL OF SILENCE   At 22:39 on October 9, 1963, a 2 km…

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Just Like My Hometown

  Photographer Barbara Diener is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From her project ‘Sehnsucht’.  To see Barbara’s body of work click on any photograph. Sehnsucht is a German compound word derived from yearning (das Sehnen) and addiction (die Sucht). But even when considered together these…

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Observing The Impermanent Beauty Of Daily Life Scenes | Japan

  Photographer Damien Drew is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From his book/project ‘Wabi-Sabi’.  To see Damien’s body of work click on any photograph.           “Wabi-Sabi is an intuitive appreciation of a transient beauty in the physical world that reflects the…

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Living Space In A Historic Building

  Commercial Photographer Alex Bamford is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Brunswick Set’  .  To see Alex’s body of work click on any image.         Brunswick Square in Hove was built in the 1830’s as a fashionable home…

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Poverty, Isolation & Love For The Land | Ancient Simple Living In Nardodipace, Italy

  Photographer Salvatore Federico is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘The Dwellings of Absence‘ .  To see Salvatore’s  body of work  click on any image.           Considered one of the poorest comune in Italy, Nardodipace has just more than 1.000…

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Egypt

  Photographer Denis Dailleux is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From project ‘Egypt‘.  To see Denis’ works click on any photograph.                     See also: Egypt, Mother & Son By Denis Dailleux      

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“I don’t want to die.” | HIV Positive Youth | Social & Physical Struggles | Uganda

  Photojournalist Carol Allen-Storey is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project Teens and the Loneliness of AIDS.  To see Carol’s body of work click on any photograph.   AIDS continues to be a disease feared but not understood as education is sparse and the…

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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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Helping An Ethnic Minority Family From Myanmar To Share In The American Dream | A Photographer’s Story Of Support

  Photographer Lorrie Dallek is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘New Americans ‘.  To see Lorrie’s body of work click on any photograph.         My journey into the lives of the Sing-Hing family from Myanmar began almost four years…

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Rural Life In A Town Of 8 | Spain

  Photographer Bambi No Muere is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  From her project ‘Home is a Feeling’.  To see Bambi’s body of work click on any photograph. Life in a small town in Asturias (north of Spain). It only has 8 inhabitants. There, time…

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Confined To His Home Under The Chilean Sky | The Late Stage Of Hugo’s Life & His Story

Portrait and Documentary Photographer Constanza Hevia H is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this poetic documentary.  From her project ‘The Time I have Left’.  To see Constanza’s body of work click on any photograph.         “The witches have said I will live a long time. I…

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Once “blue & full of fish” | An Unearthly Message Or A Natural Phenomena? | Seabed Patterns & The Aral Sea

  Photographer Iulia Galushina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Message from the Aral‘.  To follow Iulia click on any image.   Scientist from Kazakhstan Boris Afanasyevich Smerdov is 77 years old.  He spent half of his life deeply worried about the Aral…

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Taming The Machine | Free Digital Literacy | Abbadia, Italy

  Documentary Photographer Emiliano Palei @ tamajano.com is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “PAAS ABBADIA’.  To see Emiliano’s body of work  click on any image.       PAAS (assisted access points to web services) was launched in the early 2000’s with…

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Short Stories | India

  Photographer Avishek Das is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  To see Avishek’s portfolio click on any photograph.                     See also: People By Avishek Das      

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My Neighborhood | Essex, England

  Photographer Manuel Sechi is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary/landscape photography.  From his book/project ‘The Neighborhood‘.  To see Manuel’s projects click on any  image.           When I moved to Essex, in 2014, it was kind of a new and different experience to…

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Left For Dead | The Eyewitness Accounts Of Rapes, Decapitations, Tortures & Other Crimes Against Humanity | The Rohingya   Decimation

  Reportage Photographer David Verberckt is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Stateless Rohingya‘.  To see David’s body of work click on any image.         During the past several years, I have been documenting the plight of the Rohingya Muslim…

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The Influence Of Traditional Beliefs In Modern Life | Folklore In India

  Photographer Pradeep KS is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Folk Art’.  To see Pradeep’s body of work click on any image.   Tiger in the Mirror     Around the months of September and October each year, as the ten days…

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Global Warming Taking Lives & Livelihoods | Forced Out Of Bangladesh’s Eroding Seashores

  Documentary Photographer and  Photojournalist Probal Rashid is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his book/project ‘River Delta Crisis: Bangladesh‘.  To see Probal’s body of work click on any image.             When I think of my country, I think of…

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New York City Through The Years

  Photographer Jeff Rothstein is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography.  From his book ‘Today’s Special’.  To see Jeff’s body of work click on any  image.                     See also:     Book By Jeff Rothstein    …

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Industrial Leftovers | Globalization’s Impact | The Steel Mills Of Terni, Italy

  Photographer and Leica Ambassador Andrea Boccalini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his  project ‘Roots of Steel’.  To see Andrea’s body of work click on any photograph.             “We make steel not chocolates”. With this slogan the Terni…

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Rohingya’s Quiet Genocide | The Arrival In Bangladesh’s Rice Fields

  Documentary Photographer and Journalist Erberto Zani is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From his book ‘EXODUS – Rohingya in Bangladesh‘.  To see Erberto’s body of work click on any image.               With only a few concrete international actions to stop…

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A Blind Man’s Struggles & Accomplishments | Disability In Myanmar

  Documentary Photographer Sai Htin Linn Htet is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘See the Future‘.  To see Sai Htin’s body of work click on any photograph.     The disabled in Myanmar are both physically and socially marginalized.  The majority of the people with visual…

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Sheltering Historical Passages For Over One Thousand Years | The Sycamore Trees Of Uzbekistan

  Photographer Iulia Galushina is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her  project ‘Rooted in the Past‘.   Uzbekistan is famous for centuries-old sycamores. Sycamore tree is included in the Endangered-Species List of Uzbekistan. Uzbeks pray that the wood-cutters would not get to the ‘Holy…

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Healing Powers, Superstitions and Conservation | Madron Well, England

  Photographer and Documentary Filmmaker Conan Marshall is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Madron Well‘ .  To see Conan’s body of work click on any image.         “Madron Well, a place of history and Superstition” Tucked away near the village of…

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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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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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“A society that propagates respect to women only in relation to her status with a man!” The Widows Of India

  Documentary, Portrait and Lifestyle Photographer Sharmistha Dutta is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her ‘Photo Project Durga‘.  To see Sharmistha’s body of work click on any photograph.               DURGA~ Gender Bias and Discrimination against widows in India   From time…

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Free Cataract Surgery Restoring Eyesight, Confidence & Independence In India

  Documentary, Travel and Street Photographer Kaushal Parikh is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project Eye Camp in Anandwan .  To see Kaushal’s body of work click on any photograph.         Cataracts are the most common cause of partial and complete blindness in India.…

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The Oil Runners & Their Dangerous Journeys Crossing The Iran-Pakistan Border

  Photographer Sadegh Souri is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his project ‘Smuggling Victims‘.  To see Sadegh’s body of work click on any photograph.           Six million litres of diesel and paraffin oil are smuggled from Iran to Pakistan every day,…

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Preserving Their Way Of Life After Being Forced Out Of China – The Akha’s Migration

  Filmmaker and Photographer Cyril Eberle is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “Akha People Laos” .  To see Cyril’s body of work click on any photograph.           The Spirit of Akha Communities The Akha ethnic group originated from Yunnan,…

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Off The Grid In Matavenero

  Photographer Kevin Faingnaert is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Matavenero“.  To see Kevin’s body of work click on any image.   In spring 2015 I ventured to Matavenero, a remote ecovillage high up in the isolated mountainous region of North…

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Himalayas

  Photographer Nirvair Singh Rai is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this landscape photography.   To see Nirvair’s gallery of photographs click on any image.               Nature is an element that is beyond our control. One can only visit it or be a…

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The Malnourished, The Obese & The Human Suffering Behind Unequal Worldwide Food Distribution

  Photographer Simone Casetta is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘In Forma‘.  To see Simone’s body of work click on any photograph.             Beside and underneath plural cases of governments’ corruption, wars, and financial interests, there…

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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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Portugal’s Austerity Policies Driving Families Into Poverty

  Photographer Lara Jacinto is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Inner North‘.  To see Lara’s projects click on any photograph.       The inner north of Portugal has been forgotten and neglected for a long time and is currently one…

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A Mother’s Very Personal Story Of A Family Living With PANDAS

  Photographer Lorena Turner is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this intimate documentary.   To see Lorena’s body of work click on any photograph.     My son was born around 5pm after a long and very difficult labor. The TV in the hospital room paralleled his birth with…

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The Chinese Living In Sheffield & Their Stories Of Migration

  Photographer & Filmmaker Gemma Thorpe is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From project ‘Chinese Life In Sheffield‘.  To see Gemma’s body of work  click on any image.         Like many UK university cities, Sheffield has become home to large numbers of…

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People & Their Daily Lives

  Documentary, Travel and Nature Photographer Andrea Calispa is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.   These photographs are from her series ‘People & Culture‘. To see Andrea’s portfolio click on any image.                   See also: Gallery of…

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Life In The Philippines’ Largest Open Dumpsite

  Photographer Francoise Holtzmacher is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Mothers Courage and Their Children‘.  To see Francoise’s body of work click on any image.         Women, and especially mothers in the Philippines, pay often the toll of…

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Daily Life In Iraqi Kurdistan

  Photographer and Filmmaker Tom Verbruggen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these daily life images.  From his project ‘Iraqi Kurdistan‘.  To see Tom’s  body of work click on any image.                     See also: Portraits By Tom Verbruggen  …

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The Brothels Of Calcutta: Where Dreams Are Too Far To Be Reached

  Photographer Stefano Zardini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Prostitution‘.  To see Stefano’s body of work click on any image.       In a taxi with me is a man who owns a brothel, he is fat and…

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