Freelance journalist Shane Bauer’s multimedia piece about San Francisco’s Tenderloin that is home to most of the city’s 518 single room occupancy hotels. Their eight by ten foot rooms are home to the mentally ill, HIV patients, transsexuals and drug addicts.
See more about Bauer’s Hotel Poverty project on Vewd.org
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Photographer Gerald Holubowicz spent election night photographing the reactions in Harlem. View his multimedia presentation.
American-Journal has an essay about the Occupy Wall Street movement and its ongoing occupation of New York and Washington, D.C. The essay a bit lengthy, but it has images from both protests and it was shot by two different photographers. View the essay at American-Journal.org.
Brooklyn, NY based photographer J. Carrier has a beautiful set of images on his Photoshelter archive from his work about Evangelism in Kenya. View the rest of his images from this story at: jcarrier.photoshelter.com. See more of his work at: www.foto-j.com.
According to her bio, Rebecca Gaal, an international photojournalist, is best known for her work with cultural documentation. Her work on India is a excellent example of exactly that. She has a set of stunningly beautiful images on India as well as wonderful work on other countries in her Photoshelter archive. Please take a look. [...]
David Holloway takes a look at the National Champion Chuckwagon Races held in Clinton, Arkansas. See David’s work on A Photo A Day. More of David’s work can be found on his website onethousandwords.net.
All we can say is SPECTACULAR! From Douglas Menuez website: “The Orphans of Uganda follows the inspiring journey of twenty orphans who overcame tremendous hardships to form a dance troupe and become cultural ambassadors for their troubled country. They have brought their intense energy and joy to audiences across the US over the past ten [...]
Chico Sanchez, a Spanish and English speaking freelance photographer based in Mexico City, has a nice multimedia piece on bullfighting. View his essay at www.chicosanchez.com.
For Vanity Fair’s 25th anniversary, the magazine’s editors determined the top 25 news photographs. See the images on Vanity Fair’s Website.
“Close to the Edge will try to assess situations where there is vulnerability to abuse or trafficking, where the individual freedom of choice of the younger Cambodian generations is threatened. Minors forced into prostitution through poverty or drug use, virginities sold in brothels, children used for begging by their parents or by organised structures, orphans [...]
Photojournalist Charlie Mahoney’s work on Catalonia’s only remaining active bullfighting ring in Northeastern Spain is exceptional. The ring held its last bullfight on September 25, 2011. Charlie is a member of Prime Collective. See his essay here at: www.primecollective.com. Please feel free to return to this page and comment on the work we have featured. [...]