Fayzabad, Afghanistan (Tri-X 400)

Fayzabad, north-eastern province of Badakhshan, in president Karzai’s Afghanistan.

While men proudly walk the streets and pose for photographs, women hide behind their chador or stay confined to dedicated areas (like the women recreational park that I had the unique privilege to be admitted to).

More of my BW work in Afghanistan here: Streets and roads of Afghanistan

4 Comments on “Fayzabad, Afghanistan (Tri-X 400)

  1. I find your portraits compelling and moving. They also speak volumes about Afghan society since only two pictures show women – a group from a distance and one behind some kind of curtain.

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