Jorge Roa

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n/a

The name n/a comes from an acronym that means a subtle game of senses and meanings. If initially it is believed that the name (n/a) referrs to a sort of chromatic motif (in Romanian „black and white” is translated as „Negru si Alb”), a recurrent play between black and white, by taking one more step …

Electricity Shortages in Northern Pakistan

Parents in the Gilgit-Baltistan region in Pakistan, a peaceful part of the country surrounded by towering mountains, hold a deep value for education. To my surprise, almost all of the schools in the area—both public and government—are attended by an equal ratio of boys and girls. Compared to other …

Renewable Energy

20 creativos ejemplos de cómo emplear las sombras en los retratos

El conocer cómo emplear la luz es crucial para hacer buenas fotografías. Por ello, claro, es también crucial el saber emplear las sombras. Esas …

Step into the Bold Graphic of London’s streets

In Rupert Vandervell’s <i>Geometrix</i>, the city of London is fiercely rendered in black and white. Investigating “the juxtaposition between the urban …

Graphic Design

Ethiopia 2015

These pictures of my short stay in Ethiopia have no conceptual ambition or transcendental vocation. I just hope they reflect the everyday banality of two cities which have so much and so little in common. Harar, ancient city and epicenter of East-African Sufism and Dire Dawa, colonial city created …

Africa

‘Where the Children Sleep’: The Story of the World’s Most Vulnerable Refugees

It was the children who led Stockholm-based photojournalist Magnus Wennman to the places where they slept each night. They confided in him, shared …

UNHCR

A Rare Glimpse Inside Cuba’s Tenement Houses

New York-based Italian photographer Carolina Sandretto first travelled to Cuba in 2011; the country fascinated Carolina, as did the “time bubble …

Cuba

Las últimas tribus de la tierra fotografiadas por Jimmy Nelson

Jimmy Nelson es un talentoso y reconocido fotógrafo Británico, quien se aventuró a crear uno de los proyectos fotográficos más espectaculares jamás …

Ebola Football Survivors Club

In 2014, 38 members of Erison Turay's family died from the deadly Ebola virus, which killed over 11,000 across West Africa. Erison founded the Ebola Survivor's Soccer Club as a support network for survivors and a means to battle negative stigmas in the community.

West Africa

Siente la Pasión del Fútbol Desde el otro Lado de la Cámara

Alfredo: Os presentamos a Ismael Molina, fotógrafo profesional que une en este artículo sus dos pasiones. El deporte y la fotografía. Acércate a …

Photo London 2016: Black and White Focus

<i>Looking at a black and white photograph, you are already looking at a strange world...</i><p>—Joel Sternfeld<p>After a smashingly successful inaugural edition, the international fair Photo London is back for more. Beautifully situated at the Somerset House on the Thames river, Photo London will offer the …

Street Photography

Chernóbil y otros lugares donde la fauna prospera sin personas

Autor: <b>John Wendle</b> Fecha: <b>2015-10-13</b><p>Guerras, accidentes nucleares y pobreza rara vez tienen un lado favorable, pero en Chernóbil y otros rincones del …

Hidden Faces: Chilean Photography, 1980-2015 - Exhibition at the Maison de l'Amerique Latine | LensCulture

<i>“The photographer wants to say something and to intervene with his camera; this is the drama of photography. You decide, to help or not to help and to take the photo. I decided to be a photographer, to be a spectator. There’s a moment in which one abandons the camera and is no longer a</i> …

Human Rights

In Visible Light: Sydney Streets - Photographs and text by Sam Ferris | LensCulture

This ongoing project stems from the sense of isolation that I felt when moving to Sydney in 2008. I went on a whim, without knowing anyone who lived there and so stepped into a new world.<p>The city was huge and its tempo completely disoriented me. This was further intensified by the strange …

Australia

For Jarvis

Project info<p>A visual love poem for my 4yr old son.<br>Shot over 5 days on a solo trip to Tokyo.<br>The longest amount of time I have been away from him.

Time I

"The House " Haus am Walde

Architecture
The Arts

10 maestros de la fotografía documental

Mano a mano con 10 maestros de la fotografía documental<p>La fotografía documental nace con el propósito de congelar y plasmar en una imagen fija, la …

Eman Mohammed. El coraje de ser mujer fotoperiodista en Palestina TEDGlobal (subtitulado)

11 accesorios fotográficos que podemos imprimir en 3D

Las impresoras 3D van conquistando multitud de hogares españoles porque con unos mínimos conocimientos de 3D es posible crear pequeñas piezas muy …

Iluminación con sincronización de flash a alta velocidad para vencer al sol

ProPhoto ha publicado una nueva entrega de sus vídeos educativos sobre iluminación en fotografía. En esta ocasión el vídeo se centra en

Fotografía de calle en una Turquía de espíritu añejo de la mano de Sadık Üçok

Por muchos que seamos los fotógrafos que hagamos fotografía de calle, ya sea con nuestro móvil, ya sea con el mejor equipo que tengamos a mano, por …

Lynsey Addario (@lynseyaddario)

andrea bruce’s work from romania in internazionale magazine | NOOR

Photos from Andrea Bruce‘s story ‘Romania’s disappearing girls‘ were recently published in Internazionale magazine.

Albinos, don't let them alone

Africa

Faceless, ode to the privacy law.

Project info<p>Street photagraphers have often to face with the so called: "privacy law". So, day after day, I'm building up, this gallery. People are unrecognizable but absolutely necessary for the outcome of my shots.

Privacy

Under the Shadow of the Tower - Photographs and text by Kaveh Sojoodi | LensCulture

Tehran: a huge city, a metropolis really. 617 square kilometers, filled with a population of over 15 million.<p>I have lived in this city for more than 30 years. How fast the city has changed and how fast it is still changing. I remember the days when there were no highways, no high-rises, no towers, …

Tehran

Under the Same Sun

This photo series was created in collaboration with the Josephat Torner Foundation and ‘Stichting Afrikaanse Albino's’ to raise awareness about the circumstances of people with albinism living in Africa, specifically Tanzania.<p>In Tanzania, when you have albinism, you are thought to be evil. There …

Human Rights

Rome

Project info<p>This must be considered my main current project. It is an edit of photos I have taken in Rome, the city in live in more or less happily, over the last year and a half. And since I live in this city, this is my everyday normalcy. I feel it is more honest, raw and maybe "problematic" than …

Rome