The Kandahar Massacre on March 11, 2012, is considered the most severe war crime blamed on a member of the U.S. Armed Forces since the war in Vietnam. But what about the victims and the survivors of the tragedy? 2470media’s Lela Ahmadzai travelled to Afghanistan and spoke to the survivors who lost their closest relatives [...]
Mongolia, the land of Genghis Khan and nomadic herders, is in the midst of a remarkable transition. Rich in coal, gold and copper, this country of fewer than 3 million people in Central Asia is riding a mineral boom that is expected to more than double its GDP within a decade. The rapid changes simultaneously [...]
Swiss company Globetrotter Travel Services each year supports two photojournalists with a grant to realize a documentary project. I am happy to be one of the selected for the first edition. My project will lead me to East Asia where I will work on a story about girls being trafficked to China as a consequence [...]
One of the most impressive personalities I’ve photographed during the last few months was Swiss director Dani Levy. Have a look at the child sex abuse campaign he launched some weeks ago in Germany: “Kein Raum für Missbrauch”. To see more of my portraits click here.
In February 2013 our multimedia series “berlinfolgen” has come to an end with the 100th episode. For the last two years, German daily taz.die tageszeitung has been a reliable partner for my production studio 2470media. Want to know more about the project? Have a look at our website: berlinfolgen.de (in German) The Training Academy of the [...]