Last year, the Italian photographer Vittoria Mentasti travelled to Canada to pursue the story of the Inuit people of Nunavut, the northernmost region of the Canadian Arctic. “I became interested in this story because of how completely removed it is from the consciousness of most Americans,” Mentasti said. A look at her photos: http://nyr.kr/1gaFoz7
Photographs by Vittoria Mentasti.
Kash Harvest, India
Photograph by Biswajit Patra
Source: National Geographic
Teenage girls in bathing suits and caps pose on a dock in Brandenburg, Germany, March 1928.
Photograph by Wilhelm Tobien, National Geographic
Research expedition members celebrate crossing the Equator on the Indian Ocean, July 1989.Photograph by Emory Kristof, National Geographic
A view of a whale’s fluke as it dives after being harpooned in Point Hope, Alaska, September 1942.
Photograph by Froelich G. Rainey, National Geographic