Most of the photos in this page are not mine. They are photos that I liked or I found interesting. I don't have any right on these photos, I haven't asked for that neither.. They are simply pages of a newspaper, magazine or book and I kept them in an album. Many thanks to various medias and agencies -in particular TIME, FT, AP, AFP, Reuters, GETTY Images, to individual photographers, museums, journals - in particular NYT and Kathimerini, web magazines and websites - in particular LensCulture, and many others.
August 23, 2015 - Severely mentally disabled men and women are shackled and locked away in Juba Central Prison for years on end. The new nation of South Sudan faces a tremendous challenge to build a modern country capable of caring for all of its citizens. Juba, Sudan. January 2011.
July 24, 2015 - SAN SALVADOR, A member of the 911 response team secures the perimeter while the other members of the patrol conduct searches on suspected drug dealers in one of the capital's most dangerous suburbs. The 'halcones' respond first to crimes involving armed people, homicides and other serious crimes. The first 5 months of 2015 has witnessed a rapid increased in the number of police deaths at the hands of pandillas or gangs.
July 26, 2015 - An old residential building is seen surrounded by a newly-built ring viaduct, in Guangzhou, Guangdong province, China. The building was planned to be demolished, but several units in the building refused to move out as they couldn't reach a compensation agreement with the authority, local media reported.