Adam Broomberg & Oliver Chanarin – two photographers with sustaining visions. Another apparent example of the “truth is stranger than fiction” genera of socially aware documentary photography – It becomes evident quite quickly that these photographer have a reason.
They chose 12 rare communities, from a prison in South Africa to a retirement home in California and a gypsy ghetto in Macedonia. They spent a month in each place, methodically photographing and asking the same questions: “Who is in power here? Where do you go to be alone, to make love, to be with friends? What are your hopes and dreams?” – Trolley Books…. more….