Korean Thanksgiving at Imjingak, South Korea | 임진각에 추석

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In Korean culture, the word “hometown” means more than just the place you grew up. It’s a word infused with sentimentality, longing, love and connection. And it’s something I think many Americans like me – transient as we are – … Continued

Rolling around with gorillas* at Kwita Izina, Rwanda’s naming ceremony for baby gorillas

Today is Kwita Izina, the annual Rwandan ceremony for naming new baby mountain gorillas. Last year my husband and I got one of the many free invitations to the event and I recorded our experiences. This was my first time … Continued

Please don’t photograph for free just because you want to go to [insert country name]

  I’m going to say this straight: please don’t photograph for free just because you want to see Malawi or Cambodia or Haiti. “But the client will pay for my plane ticket and hotels and meals so it’s worth it … Continued

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