Blind kids examining a cat, by Jane Evelyn Atwood, 1981.
14. Red Cross Volunteer
A girl and a Red Cross volunteer at a Belgrade shelter for the victims of the 2015 floods in Serbia.
15. Mongolian Girl
Mongolian girl jumping and smiling. This girl is part of the Tsaatan people. They live in the northern part of the country mostly near Khuvsgul Lake. They’re known for living with reindeers and some of them depend on the reindeers for milk, fur and food.
16. Bee Stings
When Grandpa is a Beekeeper, Russia.
17. Lupita Nyong’o
Lupita Nyong’o with her Oscar statuette. Lupita Amondi Nyong’o is a Mexican-Kenyan actress. She had her first feature film role as Patsey in Steve McQueen’s historical drama 12 Years a Slave (2013), winning the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress. Nyong’o is the first Kenyan actress and the first Mexican actress to win an Academy Award.
18. Michael Jordan
Mike won this Championship on Father’s Day right after his Father passed away. He ran into this room and collapsed and started crying.
19. Albino Family
The Pullan family of India, setting the record for most albinos in a single family.
A girl uses her umbrella to protect a stray dog during monsoon rains in Mumbai.
21. Illegal Migrant
Exhausted African migrant crawls across a Canary Island beach after escaping his troubled country.
Taking care of his elders. I travelled quite a bit in Asia (though not in China, mostly India and some Laos, Cambodia and Thailand). What I always found very impressive, is the way families, and the societies as a whole, care for their elders. By societies I don’t mean institutions, but the general respect which is expressed towards elder people.
23. Alicia Follmer
Stanford student Alicia Follmer tripped and was trampled during a race, she got up to finish in third place. Photo by Shawn Price.
Public bus passengers try to rescue a woman who tried to commit suicide by slitting her wrist with a fruit knife.
Mongolians on a mountaintop. “Moments like this are what photographer’s dreams are made of” Jimmy Nelson.