The South Asia Earthquake that struck on October 8th, 2005 killed an estimated 73,000 people and left nearly 3 million homeless. Photographer Chris Steele-Perkins traveled with ActionAid to document the aftermath in Northern Pakistan, the area hit hardest by the quake.
by Bruce Gilden
Like a bull in a china shop, Bruce Gilden lets loose with Fashion Magazine, a high-concept, tongue-in-cheek take on the glossy conventions of the fashion world. In the seven-part magazine, Gilden recasts the world of beauty and glamour through his up-close and aggressive street photography style.
Book of the Week: Nicaragua: June 1978-July 1979
by Susan Meiselas
Susan Meiselas' photographs and interviews of participants in Nicaragua’s revolution form a powerful narrative in Nicaragua: June 1978-July 1979. The book traces history from the Somoza regime, to the path of the popular resistance that led to an insurrection, to the triumph of the revolution.