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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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Farm Workers & Their Labor Conditions | Brazil

  Retired Professor and Photographer Antonio Mozeto is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Rural Life’.  To see Antonio’s body of work, click on any image.           I have an umbilical link with rural workers. I am the son of…

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Industrial Working Conditions In The North Of Vietnam

  Photographer and Filmer Jaap van den Beukel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Incredible Workers‘.  To see Jaap’s body of work click on any photograph.           Vietnam is developing very quickly but still some of the areas…

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Honduras’ Lobsters For America’s Plates – Divers Working   Conditions

  Photojournalist Carsten Snejbjerg is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  These images are from his ongoing project ‘Blood Lobster‘.  To see Carsten’s body of work click on any image.         On the outermost point of Honduras’ peninsula between the Caratasca Lagoon and…

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Paid By The Kilo – Tea Pluckers’ Working Conditions In Kerala, India

  Journalist, Filmmaker & Photographer Souleyman Messalti is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Tea Workers Of Munnar‘.  To see Souleyman’s body of  work click on any image.       Munnar is a town in the state of Kerala, India, that is…

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Hazardous Working Environment & Toxic Living Conditions For Dhaka’s Migrants

  Photojournalist Mushfiqul Alam is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.   To see Mushfiqul’s body of work click on any image.                 Living in a Toxic City Climate change is forcing people from the southern part of Bangladesh…

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Documentary Photography – Brick Factory’s Working Conditions In India

This documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer Anja Bruehling.   Click on any image to see Anja’s projects.   From project “Brick Workers” by Anja Briehling.     India is a fascinating place and a true microcosm of human life. Spanning the entire spectrum from…

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Documentary Photography – Working Conditions In A Mali Recycling Plant

This documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Documentary Photographer Nicolas Remene.   Click on any image to see Nicolas’ portfolio and gallery of projects.   From project “Recyclage Plastique Mali” by Nicolas Remene.     See also: Night Runs In Bamako BOGO JA#2 (SIBY-MALI) By Nicolas…

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Harvest Time In The Vineyard & The Roma People’s Living Conditions

  Documentary Photographer Mihai A. Ciama is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘The House in the Vineyard | Cordova, Romania’.  To see Mihai’s body of work, click on any image.           A group of Roma people come from…

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Women’s Health Conditions & Bias In Medicine

  Photographer Ioana Marinca is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Yellow Wallpaper’.  To see Ioana’s body of work, click on any image.           When I was 14 I was picking up my sister’s Bacalaureat exam results. I went…

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American Workers Are Stressed & Dead-Tired

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   How is it that a person can be promoted to management and end up making less money than workers under their supervision? Thank the ‘American Salary Shtick’ where employers dangle a ‘management’ carrot in front of an employee and as a…

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Female Sex Workers in Geneva,Switzerland

  Documentary Photographer Ana Pollard @ Pollachik Photography is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From her project ‘Maison Close‘. To see Ana’s body of work click on any image.         Prostitution has been legal in Geneva since 1942. Sexual services may be sold between…

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Social Documentary Photography – 1996 Prison Living Conditions In Venezuela

  Five time Pulitzer Prize nominee, Photojournalist Jon Kral is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.   To see Jon’s portfolio of work click on any image.     Latin Prisons Hell On Earth © Jon Kral In 1996 violent riots were increasing within the prisons throughout Latin…

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Steel Workers In UK

  Photographer Carl Hyde is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  portrait photography essay.  These images are from his project ‘Steel Fixers‘.  To see Carl’s gallery of projects click on any image.   Captions by Erminia Yardley.                        …

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Depicting Worker’s Lost Reality In Street Photography

  Photographer Sasha Alexander is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this street photography essay.  These images are from “WorkEatSleep” (Corporation Reality) project by Sasha Alexander. This is an on going project to document 9-5 people in the lost reality world. These photographs were shot in London, but the story can…

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Social Documentary: Mexico Garbage Dump Workers-Their Community, Struggles & Poverty

This social documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer David von Blohn.   From project “Linda Vista” by David von Blohn.   Click on any image to see other stories by David von Blohn.     In search of opportunities and escaping the economic crisis in their country,…

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Quarries By Edward Burtynsky | Photography Book Recommendation By Edge of Humanity Magazine

  Artistically speaking Edward Burtynsky’s Quarries is about patterns. These geometric indentations after excavation create a new rock formation. Even though white, black, and rust, seem to occupy most of the frame. These are intense colors giving rise to creativity and inspiration. As these gigantic rocks wait to become building…

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Documentary Photography – Simple Life Of A Colombian Woman in Spain

  This documentary photography was submitted to Edge of Humanity Magazine by Photographer Lena Mucha.   Click on any image to see Lena’s gallery of projects and photographs.   From project “Rosalba” by Lena Mucha.   Rosalba is a Colombian woman who came to Spain in 2001 looking for a…

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Short Story | The Choker Alone

  Written by Colin Turner    The choker alone betrayed her identity.  Otherwise, I wouldn’t have recognized her.  Many years earlier, she had worn nothing else. Without a pendant or piece of frill, the collar was stark.  Like an armband, it might have memorialized a death.  The mouth above it, however,…

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Rewind Series | Labor

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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The Faces Of Coal | India

  Photographer Costa Corbas is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this portrait documentary photography.  From the project ‘Coal Portraits’.  To see Costa’s body of work, click on any image.         This is an ongoing project about the workers and their families living inside India’s coal…

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Raw & Rough | Soothing & Healing

  Artwork By Don Perley   “What the artist is creating are arenas and conditions for colors and materials to display their properties freely and combine in unplanned and joyous ways. He is not trying to create “art” so much as celebrating spontaneous life springing out of pure color. This…

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Ghazipur Dumping Yard | Delhi, India

  Photographer Abhishek Singh and Writer Saurabh Goyal are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Ghazipur Garbage Hill’.  To see Abhishek ’s body of work, click on any image.         A mountain of sorts stands at the eastern end of…

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Endurance & Fragility

  Photographer Ziyun Zou is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this photo essay.  From the project ‘I AM FINE: Not Completely Falling Apart’.  To see Ziyun’s body of work, click on any image.       Life is fragile. During the lockdown, a complete transformation of life was…

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Faces Seen From Above | Aerial Photography

  Artist Director and Aerial Photographer Marcin Giba is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Minimal, Animal, Faces’ series.  To see Marcin’s body of work, click on any photograph.             I started this cycle at the end of 2020 with…

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Reindeer Nomads | Shelter & Farming | Chukotka, Siberia

  Travel Photographer Holger Hoffmann and Travel Writer Sylvia Furrer are the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributors of this documentary photography.  From the project  ‘Stormy Nights in the Yaranga’.  To see Holger and Sylvia’s body of work, click on any photograph.         In the winter, the days…

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Anatolia | 1973

  Documentary Photographer Aydin Cetinbostanoglu is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Anatolia Diaries’.  To see Aydin’s body of work, click on any image.           Anatolia Diaries,  Approximately 3000 km in Anatolia – 1973 “Years of meeting and understanding…

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The Traditional Daily Lives Of The Women On Kihnu & Manija, Estonia

  Photographer Anne Helene Gjelstad is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘BIG HEART, STRONG HANDS’.  To see Anne Helene’s body of work, click on any image.           Big heart, strong hands is the story of the women on…

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Rewind Series | Labor

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2020

  The Components Of Beauty In Uganda’s Culture   Written by Andronicus Enoch Muwanguzi        “I want you to respect me as a person but please choke, slap, bite, spank, restrain and call me a dirty slut…”   Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues  …

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Rewind Series | Prisons

  This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see…

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Women’s Rights In Japan | From “People’s Rights Grandma” (1878) To “Gender Free” (1999)

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   Feminism and Politics in Japan: From Prewar to Present   The 1980s (pp. 2-3): In Japan, women voted for the first time in 1946. However, Japan’s first movement for civil rights began in the 1870s. One of the representatives…

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The Stories Of Eight Women Adapting To Their New Places

  Photographer Xenia Fedorova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘ Home Sweet Home’.  To see Xenia’s body of work, click on any image.   Home is where peace is. Even when something incredible, dangerous, and surreal is happening behind the walls.…

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Intersex

  Written by Lay Sion Ng @ Issues Under Tissues   The Problem of Naming “Intersex” as a Disorder   How many times have you heard of the word “intersex”? How many intersex people have you met in your life? Perhaps you can count with only one hand. However, the…

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Child Labor, Illnesses & Lost Childhoods | India’s Tobacco Industry

  Visual Artist and Documentary Photographer Masood Sarwer is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Burning Both Ends’.  To see Masood’s body of work, click on any image.           Murshidabad is situated on the eastern banks of the Ganges…

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Pain | How Depictions Can Change Our Perception

  Photographer Quentin Caffier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  photo essay.  From the project ‘PHILOCTETE’.  To see Quentin’s body of work, click on any image.     In Greek mythology, Philoctetes is a companion of Ulysses. Wounded in combat, he lies agonizing for days, and as…

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Sardinia | Economy, Jobs, Farms & Fisheries

  Photographer Andrea Cocco is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘We live to leave a mark’.  To see Andrea’s body of work, click on any image.     In hindsight, would you do this job again?” All three, without hesitation, replied in…

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Rewind Series | Labor

This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects.  To see original…

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Will Society Eliminate Child Labor? | Q&A With The Hermit Poet

  Hermit Poet’s Answer:    Child labor will continue to rise along with the increase in poverty.  Poor families need their children to work.  Hazardous working conditions will be the norm because the children are easily exploited.   Copyright© Edge of Humanity LLC 2020   * More Q&A With The Hermit…

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Nature’s Portraits | Northern California Wildfires

  Fine Art Photographer and Graphic Designer Yelena Zhavoronkova is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the ‘Valley Fire ’ series.  To see Yelena ’s body of work, click on any photograph.   This series is part of Yelena Zhavoronkova’s long-term project on California’s nature. With…

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Rewind Series | Africa

This series will focus on showcasing timeless photography that will tell human condition stories and provide enjoyment.  Selected from features published since the magazine’s birth in 2014, these hidden visuals will again come to life to touch your hearts. The rewind series will be presented in subjects. To see original…

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The Struggles In Communities Living With Crime & Violence | La Polvorilla & Pancho Villa

  Ethno-Photographer Héctor Adolfo Quintanar is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘El Barrio Bravo’.  To see Héctor’s body of work, click on any image.           Drug trafficking, armed robbery and kidnappings makes Iztapalapa one of the most violent…

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Between The Society Of The Living & The Realm Of The Dead | Funeral Shops | Greece

  Photographer Yorgos Karailias is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘boaTmen’.  To see Yorgos’ body of work, click on any image.           The funeral offices in Greece, numerous and fully integrated in modern commercialized society, look at first…

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Religion & Science

  Photographer Madhur Dhingra is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the book/project ‘Entangled | Chapter #1 | Śūnyatā ( སྟོང་པ་ཉིད ) – The Ultimate Void ’.  To see Madhur ’s body of work, click on any image.     These images are a part…

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A Shelter For The Abandoned Elderly | Peru

  Visual Narrator and Photographer Matías Fernando Álvarez Reyes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Celina’.  To see Matías’s body of work, click on any image.             Peru (2018), like its neighbor countries, shows a significant increasing…

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Welsh Miners | 1977

  Documentary Photographer David Wright is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Welsh Miners – 1977 – The end of an era‘ .  To see David’s body of work, click on any image.   My name is David Gilbert Wright. I am English and was…

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In The Name Of Freedom | Harsh Life In The Taiga

  Photographer Alexis Pazoumian is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the book/project ‘Sacha’.  To see Alexis ’ body of work, click on any image.         SACHA, KING OF THE TAIGA In his quest for a sense of freedom that represents total…

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Contaminated Water In The Salt Lake Slum Causing Diseases & Deaths | Kolkata

  Photojournalist Jit Chattopadhyay is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘Water contamination at slum areas’.  To see Jit’s body of work, click on any image.         Being a photojournalist, I use to travel around our city Kolkata. During…

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“…we all need hope” | An Intimate Portrayal Of Aging

  Visual Storyteller Melinda Reyes is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of  this documentary photography.  From the project ‘The Quiet World of Aging’.  To see Melinda’s body of work, click on any image.   Carmela I met Carmela at Rosie’s Place, the 1st women’s shelter in the U.S., a…

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Finno-Ugric Peoples | Paganism & Russification

  Visual Artist Dmitry Ermakov is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘River Under Earth’.  To see Dmitry’s body of work, click on any image.       The European part of Russia was originally populated mostly by Finno-Ugric people, not by Russians.…

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Eternal Trash | Consumerism

  Photographer and Artist Irina Heinz is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘What will remain after me’.  To see Irina’s body of work, click on any image.   It is terrible to disappear – I want to leave a mark. Something eternal.…

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The ‘other Brazil’ | Portrait Photography

  Photographer Antonio Mozeto is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  To see Antonio’s body of work, click on any image.         Portraits of a Profound Brazil I have no doubt that there is a dreamer in us. One who sees the world…

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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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Society, Government & The Health Care System In The US

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   In its infancy, societies are created by collective ideals and wants.  Since the caveman, we have done better in groups as we can help each other to solve our daily problems and carry the heavy loads. As the group evolves, the…

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Humans | The Fight For Life & The Inevitability Of Death

  Written by: Life Coach Carioca Da Gema   The only absolute in life, for every living thing on this planet is death.  Suicide rates are up for this or that group of people.  Diseases without antidotes, keep showing their ugly heads. A new strength of a virus is developing…

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The Affect Of The Angora Rabbits’ Fur On Premature Babies’ Recovery | Russia

  Editing Manager and Documentary Photographer Maria Muravieva / The Agency for Social Information, Russia is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the  ‘Angora Rabbits Project‘.  To see Maria’s body of work, click on any image.         Life saving rabbits From marketing…

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Animal Skin

  Documentary Photographer Achilleas Chiras is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Skin’.  To see Achilleas’ body of work, click on any image.           The route of the skin Animal skin is widely used as raw material for manufacture…

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The Dreams & Contradictions In Chinese Society

  Artist and Photographer  Alex Huanfa Cheng is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Chinese Wonderland’.  To see Alex’s body of work, click on any photograph.         I was born in a rural area of China, and now I’m living…

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Root Bound

  Artist Francis Baker is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project ‘Everyday Garden’.  To see Francis’s body of work, click on any image.           The everyday garden began after I salvaged a discarded houseplant left on the side 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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Schools’ Physical Space & Democratic Expectations | Brazil

  Reporter, Photographic and Visual Artist Guilherme Bergamini  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From the multimedia project ‘Education for all’.  To see Guilherme’s body of work, click on any image.           Democratic societies presume  educated  citizens, that is to say, it presumes…

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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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Restoring The European Bison

  Documentary Photographer Adrián Domínguez is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘RESTORING BISON’.  To see Adrián’s body of work, click on any image.     EUROPEAN BISON RESTORING THE SPECIES The European bison (B.bonasus) is the largest land-based mammal in the continent…

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Bareback & Barefooted | Child Labor Providing Favorite Pastime In Moyo Island, Indonesia

  Photographer Alain Schroeder is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Kid Jockeys’.  To see Alain’s body of work, click on any image.           Once a game between neighbors to celebrate a good harvest, horse racing was transformed into…

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A Mother’s Commitment To Include Her Son | When Autism Strikes

  Photographer Marco Ponzianelli is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Jacopo’.  To see Marco’s body of work, click on any image.           This is the story of an autistic child named Jacopo,  and his  mother Rita, a strong…

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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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Food & Medicine To Venezuela | One Box At A Time

  Photographer, Visual Artist and Sociologist Yorli Mendoza is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the projects ‘Barrels to Boxes 1 & 2’.  To see Yorli’s body of work, click on any image.   The misery has overflown beyond the frontiers of the country, wealth…

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Women | Their Memories, Emotions & Intimate Portraits

  Photographer and Art Historian Eleonora Pecorella is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this  documentary photography.  From the project ‘WOMEN’S ENERGY’.  To see Eleonora’s body of work, click on any image.   My mother was a feminist, and I grew up in Italy in the seventies surrounded by…

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“Vedi Napoli e poi muori”

  Photographer Stefano Lista is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this photo essay.  From the project  ‘Only After You Can Die’.  To see Stefano’s body of work, click on any image.           “Vedi Napoli e poi muori” (see Naples and only after you can…

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The Story Of My Life

  Photographer and Artist Jamie House is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the ongoing project ‘I am not the person you see’.  To see Jamie’s body of work, click on any image.     Sam S Hello everyone, I’m Sam, and here is part of…

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Reflections On Human Nature

  Photographer Federico Massimiliano Mozzano is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of these images.  From the project ‘Embryo’.  To see Federico’s body of work, click on any photograph.         I wanted to represent a “limbo”, the (mentally) static condition of the individual. Embryo is the choice…

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Barbershop Story

  Photographer Lisa Guerriero  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From the project ‘Fausto Ferrari Barber Shop’.  To see Lisa’s body of work, click on any image.     Fausto Ferrari moved to Cincinnati from Italy in the early 50’s. He began his career as…

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The Complexity Of Gender Identity

  Photographer Artist Monica Gorini is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this project.  From ‘The Wrong Body’ series.  To see Monica’s body of work, click on any image.     Boundaries in human experience Boundaries, real or perceived, and the related concerns are emerging topics in our contemporary world…

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Amazon Minimum Wage $15.00 Hour | Let’s Not Forget About The Robots

  Keep the pressure on the Titan! One cannot go a day without reading bad press regarding the working conditions for Amazon employees.  US$15,00 per hour is a good start, but what about working conditions. One trillion dollar valuation does not go well with the people working their bones off,…

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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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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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The Struggles To Treat Tuberculosis | Dhaka

  Documentary Photographer Mauro De Bettio is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project Shadows  and Silhouettes .  To see Mauro’s body of work  click on any image.       Darkness, chipped walls, old rusty tools. The time, here, is marked only by the drops…

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“he’s a homosexual, you can do whatever you want” | Stories From Survivors Of Franco’s Homophobic Dictatorship | Spain’s Dark Chapter

  Photographer Luca Gaetano Pira is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  To see Luca’s body of work click on any image.   The Spanish Pink Triangles Four decades have passed since the abolition of the “Social Danger Laws” in 1978. At the time Homosexuality was persecuted…

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Ancient Spirit & Inescapable Modernity | Western Himalayas

  Photographer and Educator Santosh Korthiwada is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘On The Edge‘.  To see Santosh’s body of work click on any image.           At the border of India and China, compressed between social, political, cultural,…

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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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“I was forced to have sex when I was nine or ten years old…” | Stories From Bangladesh’s Brothel Island

  Photographer Shahadat Hossain is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project “Banishanta: World of Sinners “ .  To see Shahadat’s body of work  click on any photograph.                Banishanta is a tiny island off the coast of…

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Children’s Drawings Depicting Atrocities | Uganda’s War Stories

  Documentary Photographer Errol Daniels is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From his project ‘Uganda: Children and War‘. To see Errol’s body of work click on any image.     I am awestruck by people who live through terrible situations, manage to cope and go on…

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Gyumri Earthquake Survivors & Their Lives Among The Ruins

  Documentary and Wedding Photographer Martin Holik is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From his project ‘Still Believe – Gyumri 2015’.  To see Martin’s body of work  click on any  image.           Gyumri – the city of death. You could call…

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The Way Of Allah | Saving The Next Generation Of Slum Dwellers | Dharavi, India

  Photojournalist & Documentary Photographer Souradeep Roy is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘A School In Dharavi‘.  To see Souradeep’s body of work click on any image.           About one million people live in Dharavi which is Asia’s largest slum. …

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Edge of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2017

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Perceptions Of India

  Travel Photographer Kristian Bertel is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.   To see Kristian’s  body of work click on any photograph.           The fascinating culture and impressions of daily life in India is deterred by images of human masses in a confined…

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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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The Unwanted Myanmar’s Rohingya: Homeless, Countryless & With No Place To Go

  Photojournalist Michael Drost-Hansen is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Rohingya‘.  To see Michael’s body of work click on any photograph.     In June 2012 a wave of violence spread throughout Rakhine State in the western part of Myanmar. Rakhine…

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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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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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Poverty Tossed In Our Gutters Will Fester Into Crime

  There is a movement in America today that aims to abandon all social programs that help people living in poverty. Taking away from the poor and giving to the rich, upper middle and middle class. Living under a bridge used to be for many their worst nightmare.  Today, around…

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Underpaid Elderly Artisans & The Dying Art Created For The Wealthy

  Photographer Taha Ahmad is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Swan Song of the Badlas ‘.  For Taha’s Timeline click on any image.       Mukaish Badla is a form of embroidery, which at its peak in the 18th century,…

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Edge Of Humanity Magazine Contributors’ List 2015 & 2014

  AZULDELMAR2KR Education, Training And The Middle Class In America  UN CIUDADANO DEL MUNDO LIBRE The Evolution Of Advertising In Romania Real Estate LILLIAN THE HOME POET “Liquid Destruction” Misery & Fine Dining by: LUTHER ALLEN

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The Struggles Of Burma’s Former Political Prisoners Rebuilding Their Lives As Illegal Refugees

  Documentary Photographer James MacKay is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘The Prison Without Bars’.  To see James’ body of work click on any image.       Burma’s non violent revolution has seen thousands detained for their political activities and beliefs.…

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Belo Monte Dam: Deforestation, Relocation & The Kayapos’ Way Of Life In The Amazon Region

  Photographer, Writer and Conservationist Cristina Mittermeier is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  To see Cristina’s body of work click on any image.   Farewell Wild River   For over 20 years, the ploy to dam the tributaries of the Amazon has been bounced around and…

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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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A Greek Immigrant, A Community Diner & A Love Story From The 1940’s

  Writer & Photographer Caroline Corinne Evans Abbott  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this article.  From her project ‘How Van Met Phyllis: Curley’s Diner, Stamford CT, The Ruby Slipper Project‘.  To see Caroline’s body of work click on any image.   “Has anyone ever told you you…

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INMATES – What The Fuck Have I Got Myself Into?

  Documentary Photographer Kamil Sleszynski  is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From project ‘Input/Output‘. To see Kamil’s works click on any image.         “Do You know what it’s like to be overwhelmed by fear? Total kind. The kind I felt when they opened…

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The Evacuation And Dismantling Of The Calais Jungle

  Photojournalist Edward Crawford is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this social documentary photography.  From his project ‘Au revoir la Jungle‘.  To see Edward’s portfolio and stories click on any image.     In September 2016 Francoise Hollande on his first visit to Calais as the French president made a…

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From Lifesaving To Exploitation – The Human Factor In The Animal’s Life

  Photographer Jayanti  Seiler is the Edge of Humanity Magazine contributor of this documentary photography.  From her project ‘Of One And The Other‘.  To see Jayanti’s portfolio click on any image.         The collection of photographs are part of a photographic essay that began in 2013 titled, “Of One…

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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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