The Monocle Weekly
Ben Brody, An-My Lê and Giles Price
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26 January 2020
We meet Ben Brody, whose debut book of images draws on his tours of duty as a US military combat photographer. Plus: An-My Lê discusses her work, which probes the impact of conflict on the landscape, and Giles Price on embracing emerging technologies to find new ways of visual storytelling.
26 January 2020
Ben Brody has been documenting conflict since he joined the US military as a combat photographer aged 22. His debut book, ‘Attention Servicemember’, draws on his archive to paint a disorienting picture of life on the frontline in the Iraq war.
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The 2011 tsunami caused a meltdown at Japan’s Fukushima nuclear power station. Today people are slowly returning to their abandoned homes – but radiation lingers. Giles Price has documented these returnees with thermal imaging in his new book ‘Restricted Residence’.
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