The New York Times produces some of the best photography-based stories in the world, and their recent ‘Voyages’ feature is no exception.
Six photographers, documenting their journey to six different places.
Nigeria by Glenna Gordon
A man stretching across the second-class compartment (Photo: Glenna Gordon)
Black Sea by George Georgiou
Constanta, Romania. Completed before World War I, the Constanta Casino fell into ruin when the Soviet Union collapsed. Now the European Union is funding a restoration (Photo: George Georgiou)
Tokyo by Alec Soth
Sari, a D.J., dancer and singer. ‘‘She walked through the hotel dressed like this, and it created a bit of a sensation. There’s a scene in ‘Lost in Translation’ where Scarlett Johansson wears a pink wig, so I wanted someone to wear a pink wig I bought. But Sari had this blue wig and a bob that somehow achieved the same quality.’’ (Photo: Alec Soth)
Venezuela by George Steinmetz
Angel Falls rushing down the side of the Auyán tepui. Flying near the bottom is a Cessna 206, piloted by Jhony Jimenez, a local aviator. (Photo: George Steinmetz)
Istanbul by Bieke Depoorter
A girl named Selma in Ayvansaray, Istanbul. (Photo: Bieke Depoorter)
Italy by Hiroshi Sugimoto
Teatro Olimpico, Vicenza. It was here that Sugimoto realized he had been retracing some of the steps of the teenage Japanese emissaries he had been reading about. A mural in the theater commemorates the night in 1585 that a musical performance was given in their honour. (Photo: Hiroshi Sugimoto)
Be sure to have a look at all the photos on the website.