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yagazieemezi:

In her long-term project Pipeline, Paris-based photographer Elena Perlino draws focus to women trafficked to Italy from Nigeria,80% of whom come from Benin City. 

How did you decide to focus on this particular subject?
“Commuting every day in the North of Italy for job reasons, I had noticed the surreal presence during the winter of young African women, sitting half naked in the snow. I had to deal with it. If you are a photographer you use your camera to filter the world and understand it. The following step was walking with my M6 in the middle of the countryside, trying to talk to a few women, between a client and the other.”

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babybutta:

black-n-animated:

Canary from Hunter X Hunter

There are a few real black looking characters in anime. I love this so much.

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innocenttmaan:

Andres Amador is an artist who uses the beach as his canvas, racing against the tide to create these large scale temporary masterpieces using a rake or stick ..

Andres’ creations are simply stunning and knowing that these delicate creations are temporary somehow makes them even more beautiful.

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