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The People of Clouds
The People of Clouds documents the unraveling of one the world's oldest farming cultures in the Mixteca region of southern Mexico, where land erosion and collapsing corn prices from free trade are bleeding communities dry. An "environmental disaster zone" in the words of the World Bank, up to five meters of topsoil have been lost in some areas, and some communities have lost 80% of their population to migration to the United States.
Photographer Matt Black's work has documented rural poverty, migration, and the social and environmental impact of modern agriculture for over a decade. A native of rural California, he lives in the state's Central Valley.
The Truth Told Project
Photographer: Sarah Fretwell
The Truth Told Project was born in December of 2010 when award-winning photographer Sarah Fretwel...
Locals Working Toward the Global
Photographer: Bruce Farnsworth
Small groups of residents across the inhabited rainforests of the upper Amazon region...
Our Warming World
Photographer: Daniel Beltrá
My project asks us to consider the landscape as a place we have altered, all while striving to co...