French archeologist Joseph Hackin exploring The Buddhas of Bamiyan, Afghanistan, 1931.
two portraits of Pomaks (Bulgarian Muslims primarily from the Rhodopes) by photographer Wilhem Tobien from 1932.
In the presence of all be nothing (Artwork for a book project to come)
A bird’s eye view of Lake Baikal, the world’s largest fresh water lake,” writes Paley ”During winter the ice is up to 1.5 metres thick, allowing trucks and animals to cross safely. The white lines are cracks in the ice and as temperatures change these emit loud shuddering noises, reinforcing the eerie atmosphere.