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· February, 2009

Stories about Photography from February, 2009

Kazakhstan: Lomography

Jordan: Low Quality Photo Essay

Vietnamese equivalent of the Christmas tree

Brunei: The nation turns 25

Brunei Darussalam celebrated it's twenty-five years of independence yestderday. To celebrate the Silver Jubilee, a grand parade was held at the National Stadium. Brunei blogs are buzzing with colourful photos...

Costa Rica: Creativity Through Collectivity

Like a delicious recipe, artistic, musical and visual talents are placed together as ingredients in a functional and creative tendency: collectives. Across Costa Rica, many creative groups and collectives are...

Japan: Pictures of Japanese festivals and ceremonies

Russia: Henri Cartier-Bresson's Photos of Soviet Union

China: Riding on Chairman Mao's head

On Feb19,a set of pictures that shows a girl riding on the head of Chairman Mao was circulated around the internet. Of course, what she rides is just a statue...

Indonesia: Weird Durian fruit

Brunei: Global Expeditions

Like other citizens around the globe, Brunei is never short of people willing to take the challenge to put the country on the world map. Two sets of expeditions are...

Russia: “Poverty” Photos

Israel: Exhibit Features Intimate View of Ultra-Orthodox Jews

Japan: Early-modern Japan in photography

Arab World: Gasping for Air!

A massive dust storm engulfed the entire Arabian peninsula, leaving the people of Bahrain, Kuwait, Saudi Arabia, Yemen, Iraq and the United Arab Emirates, gasping for air. Here are some...

UAE: A Mosque at Sunset

East Timor: Suai Media Space Challenges the Digital Divide

In this second post of a series to celebrate the 9th anniversary of the arrival of the Internet in East Timor, Sara Moreira interviews Australian documentary-maker Jen Hughes - founder...

Bangladesh: Panam Nagar in Sonargaon

Japan: Homeless

China: PS Photos on CCTV Fire

Ukraine: Photographing Chernobyl's 4th Block Control Room

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