In 2015, the European Union declared it was under the worst immigration crisis since WWII. Refugees and migrants from countries such as Syria are fleeing ongoing wars and persecution.
These young men traveled by boat illegally across the Mediterranean Sea into Macedonia. From there they walked 2200 miles to Denmark to seek asylum. The Danish government has provided them with temporary stay in immigration camps and a $7 daily cash allowance.
Starting in January 2016, they will be required to take classes in order to learn the Danish language in hopes of they can remain in the country and contribute to the society one day.
Shanghai Old Millfun, a monstrous concrete, steel, and glass slaughterhouse built in early twentieth century during pre-communist Shanghai.
Originally designed by Balfours, a British Master Architect, and build by the Yu Hond ji Construction company in 1933. It is now the last remaining of its kind in the world. The other two, one in London and one in U.S, has been demolished.
Located in one of the busiest metropolises in Asia, it is easy to forget where in the world one might be, while walking silence through this massive desolate building.
The Taiya's live in a small brick house, tucked away in the mountains of Juifen, outside of Taipei. In the daytime they run a small coffee shop in their home in order to help their son with college tuition. Originally from Nantou, central Taiwan, the Taiya's are part of the Atayal tribe, one of the few indigenous groups of Taiwanese aborigines.
Lightning storm over volcano plug Sierra Prieta, Yavapai county. What was once home to the indigenous Yavapai tribe, also known as the "people of the sun", now holds less than 2% natives of the local population. According to the indigenous, lighting has great power in healing rituals and is associated with wind, rain and crop growth.
Bombay Beach is located 100 km north from Mexico and at 68 meters below sea level, it is the lowest elevated community in America. Home to approximately 300 residents where one thirds are below the poverty line, it is easy to forget that this is California. What was once predicted to be a flourishing destination, Bombay Beach now stands as a neglected waste.
The Women's March 2017 saw various subcultures unite cross the U.S. In order to bring attention towards policies regarding gender and race equality, human rights, immigration and healthcare reform. People gathered to major cities in the U.S. to what eventually resulted in the largest single-day protest in the countrys history.