Photo Essays

Photo Essays

A Fascination with Myanmar

I first ventured to Myanmar in 2010, and quickly found myself drawn to the beauty of the country. I connected with the people, who...

Bologna: The Free City

We say, “Bologna: la dotta, la grassa, la rossa,” which means, “Bologna: the learned, the fat, the red city.” Because this city is home to...

An American in Benin

A roaring crowd. A dusty arena. The sound of galloping hooves. Horses adorned with flamboyant decorations of every color. Riders racing them back and forth....

Winter in Hallstatt, Austria

I’ve always found my favorite places on Earth among the mountains. Maybe it’s because I won’t ever truly understand them, or maybe it’s because...

On the Road in Norway

As I sat on a train to Frankfurt Airport, bound for a plane that would take me to my next unvisited country, the United...

The Magic of Florence

Florence is where Gabriele Colzi’s passion for photography began. When he was born, his grandfather photographed the moments of his childhood with a Canon...

The UAE: Old and New

The United Arab Emirates is a country full of contrasts. It is both modern and ancient, lively and peaceful. Its sights and sounds will...

The Colors Within: Iran through our Eyes

I covered my hair with a scarf, pulled down my sleeves, and put on a long dress. This was the moment we had been...

Making a Home in Hong Kong through Photography

Edward Barnieh sold his camera before he moved to Hong Kong four years ago. He didn’t know that he’d need it when he got there. He...