Photo of the Month – Issue 1/2017

The Art of Fishing “Watching the fishermen at Inle Lake in Nyaungshwe Township, Myanmar, is one of the highlights of a visit to the country....

Soft and Savage

Owls - the fluffy but fierce residents of Malaysia's forests - are victims of the illegal wildlife trade. Text: Rachel Genevieve Chia   Malaysia-based Mauritian photographer Shamma Esoof speaks to...

Consummate Coolness

The will to survive has never been more apparent than among the indigenous peoples of the Arctic: those who have conquered the devastating beauty of this intense landscape for thousands of years.

Alternating Currency: The Currency Collages

(text & photos C. K. Wilde) WHY cut up money? The original idea of currency collage came from Marshall Weber’s seminal show The United States...

Behind the Curtain

For many, North Korea is unknowable behind heavy walls and an iron dictatorship – but Eric Lafforgue peels back the curtain to expose its human side.

International Polar Bear Day: Meet the Snow Giants

Today, on International Polar Bear Day, we celebrate the majestic snow giant and its charming characteristics. 

Salt

A coastal community in Bangladesh battles salinity intrusion on the front line of climate change

Lands from the Mongol Empire

A compilation of visual stories that connect the land, culture and people of Eurasia that were linked by the former Mongol Empire under Genghis Khan