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· August, 2010

Stories about Photography from August, 2010

Russia: Adventures of Israeli Blogger in Russian Hospital

Sometimes it takes a foreigner blogging about her experiences in a hospital to pinpoint the "shocking truth" about your country.

Is Taiwan Whitewashing Sino-Tibetan History?

East Timor: (Un)Dignified Sculptures of Women in Shangai World Expo 2010

Russia: Blog Posts on Hospital in Russian Town Lead to Debates on Russian Healthcare

Japan: Copyrights-free photos

Global: Spreading Peace Through Images

Recently, a group of young entrepreneurs and photographers came upon the idea of spreading humanity, good will and positivity through images. On Aug. 16, their project - International Guild of...

Myanmar: Photo essay on Yangon

Japan: Photos by Astronaut Soichi Noguchi

Tanzania: Tanzania Odyssey Photo Competition

Venezuela: Violent Images Censored for a Month

Morocco: The Ramadan Diaries

As the month of Ramadan begins, Moroccans share thoughts, reflections...even recipes. Jillian York has the story.

China: National Photography Exhibition Golden Award Winner Was A Fraud

Russia: Fight With Fire in Ryazan Region

Russia: Photos of Altai Krai Taken From Helicopter

Afghan photo bloggers, beyond war and Wikileaks

By publishing photos of different aspects of their country, Afghan photo bloggers display an Afghanistan beyond war and Wikileaks, of beauty as well as poverty.

Global: Ramadan Memes

Every year, web-savvy Muslims around the world share images with each other to celebrate Ramadan. While most images of the sort are solemn, there is often plenty of humor to...

Liberia: This is the reason I love Monrovia

Mexico: Citizen video and Drug Trafficking

Mexican bloggers debate whether citizen videos and pictures showing graphic violent crimes are an answer to what some say is the mass media's resistance to cover drug trafficking related violence...

Kyrgyzstan: A political picnic, another failed coup in Bishkek

Guatemala: The Ruins of La Recolección

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