Bio Photojournalist, filmmaker, educator, lecturer. VII Photo, NatGeo contributor, CoFounder of Talking Eyes Media, @newestamericans and curious as ever.
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My image from #okrika , #nigeriais now available in the @viiphoto#printsalein collaboration with @humanrightswatch , lasting until next Monday, 11/27. 50% of proceeds will go to #humanrightswatch . "I was shocked that oil facilities run directly through built up urban areas -- it means that people are not only living in a polluted environment, but they are literally meters away from potential disaster." Find this, and other @viiphotoprints via the link in my bio.
Scene at the Sufi shrine of Khwaja Ghulam Farid in Kot Mithan in 2009.A famous Sufi from the 18th century, Farid is considered one of the greatest Saraiki poets of the Punjab region. Built in 1796, the #shrineto #faridis one of the most important in this part of the #punjab . @viiphoto#pakistan#independence#homeland#muslim#travel#tbt#fromthearchives
I'm excited to share a teaser of my latest project, an interactive piece entitled Look Into My Eyes, with photographs created during my time in Israel this past May. This piece is part of a series that will be exhibiting at @photoisfestivalin #telavivopening this Thursday, Nov. 23! Enter here: http://edkashi.com/lookintomyeyes/
Photo by @edkashi /@viiphoto.Armed guards during Friday prayers at the Badshahi Mosque in Lahore, Pakistan in 2009. The Badshahi Mosque, or the “Emperor’s Mosque,” is the second largest #mosquein #pakistanand South Asia and the 5th largest in the world. It opened in 1673, and remained the largest mosque in the world for 313 years until 1986 when the Faisal Mosque in Islamabad was completed. @viiphoto#pakistan#independence#homeland#muslim#travel#tbt#fromthearchives
Tug-of-war at Aitchison College, an all-boys school in Lahore, Pakistan in 1998. The college was founded by the #britishin 1886 and was originally designed as an exclusive boy’s boarding school with the objective of education “the relatives of the Ruling Chiefs of the Punjab, youths of good family, and the minors under the guardianship of the Court of Wards,” says the Aitchison website. @viiphoto#pakistan#independence#homeland#muslim#travel#tbt#fromthearchives
Troops returned home from Iraq and Afghanistan march in #ohiowith Lima Company 3rd Battalion, 25th Marines (3/25), which is a reserve infantry battalion in the United States Marine Corps. The battalion was first formed in 1943 for service in the Pacific Theater of Operations during World War II, taking part in a number of significant battles including those at Saipan and Iwo Jima before being deactivated at the end of the war. In the early 1960s, the unit was reactivated as a reserve battalion. Currently headquartered in Brook Park, Ohio with units throughout Ohio, Tennessee, and Pennsylvania, the battalion is nicknamed "three deuce five" and consists of approximately 800 Marines and Sailors. They fall under the 25th Marine Regiment and the 4th Marine Division. Recent operations have included tours in Iraq and Afghanistan. #vets#veteransday#military#soldiers@viiphoto
@viiphotois so excited to announce this incredible diverse group of photographers, filmmakers, and educators to its agency. Welcome to the family, @anushbabajanyan , @canepari_til_i_die , @lindabournane , @ziyahgafic , @ilvynjio , @carlosjavierortiz , @ruddyroye , @nicholesobeckiand emeritus members Dr. Paul Lowe, Daniel Schwartz, @maggiesteber& @saraterry13.#viiphoto
This is another image from a project I worked on with @opensocietyfoundationsabout police profiling in #europe . On October 22, a support group of the local police union was upset over the exhibition, criticising it as “anti-police.” This is an issue of #freespeech , increasingly under threat in society today. Omer Mas Capitolin, an elected official and victim of profiling, shot in #paris , #franceon March 30, 2012. @viiphoto#viiphoto#harassment#profiling#diversity#tbt#fromthearchives