Bag’s Take-Away:

The pictures are a “must see” just for doing what most news photography don’t dare … which is strip otherwise “conscience” imagery of a more glossy, distant and artistic veneer.  

The paragraph at allfromweb starts out:

"October 14, 2009 in New York hosted the 30th annual award ceremony Fund Eugene Smith. Lou Gueng of the Peoples Republic of China won the Grand $ 30 000 for his documentary project, “Pollution in China.” Lou Gueng – freelance photographer, which began operations in 1980 as an amateur photographer. He was a factory worker, and later opened his own photo studio…"

Go see.
(h/t: @Russian_Photos)


(photo: Lou Gueng caption: Shepherd near the Yellow River covers the nose from the stench)
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Bag’s Take-Away:

The pictures are a “must see” just for doing what most news photography don’t dare … which is strip otherwise “conscience” imagery of a more glossy, distant and artistic veneer.

The paragraph at allfromweb starts out:

"October 14, 2009 in New York hosted the 30th annual award ceremony Fund Eugene Smith. Lou Gueng of the Peoples Republic of China won the Grand $ 30 000 for his documentary project, “Pollution in China.” Lou Gueng – freelance photographer, which began operations in 1980 as an amateur photographer. He was a factory worker, and later opened his own photo studio…"

Go see.

(h/t: @Russian_Photos)

(photo: Lou Gueng caption: Shepherd near the Yellow River covers the nose from the stench)

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Tags #China    #pollution    #Lou Gueng    #allfromweb    #Yellow River    #environment    #toxic    #photojournalism   

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