Curated by Mikko Takkunen, a collection of the most interesting photojournalism and documentary photography from across the web.
Features and Essays
Adam Dean: Death Stalks Muslims as Myanmar Cuts Off Aid (New York Times) Humanitarian crisis is unfolding among the Rohingya, a Muslim minority that Myanmar’s Buddhist-led government has increasingly deprived of the most basic liberties and aid even as it trumpets its latest democratic reforms
Ian Teh: Yellow River: China’s Environmental Sorrow (MSNBC) Teh chronicles rising pollution levels in China’s Yellow River, the second largest river in Asia, and the toll it has taken on the surrounding landscape
Chris McGrath: Devastation Persists in Tacloban Six Months After Typhoon (Time.com) Philippines
Moises Saman: Return to Iraq (The New Yorker’s Photo Booth) Saman returned to Iraq for the first time since 2010
Samuel Aranda: Iran — The Waiting Game (Panos Pictures) Aranda goes on a journey through Iran at a time of both stagnation and change
Scout Tufankjian: Global Armenian Diaspora (New York Times Lens blog) Tufankjian has been traveling the world photographing Armenian communities large and small, where traditions endure amid diversity