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Photojournalist Bullit Marquez’s job leads him toward situations that most people would flee. The Associated Press photographer has been covering the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan in the Philippines. He’s covered devastation before. But this story is more difficult for Marquez because he’s Filipino.

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Bullit Marquez • Natural Disasters • Philippines • Weather • World
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As the one-year anniversary of Superstorm Sandy approaches, there are many who still remain weathered by the storm. For photographer Timothy Briner, it became increasingly clear that the aftermath of Sandy was just as much about salvation to the people who endured it as the storm itself.

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Black-and-white • Hurricane Sandy • Natural Disasters • Timothy Briner • U.S. • Weather
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When photographer Peter Hoffman heard of the February 2011 earthquake that devastated the town of Christchurch, New Zealand, he knew he had to return to the town where he had lived briefly in 2004. What he found was a different world from the near-utopia he remembered.

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Natural Disasters • New Zealand • Peter Hoffman • World
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Photographer Emine Ziyatdinova introduced herself to Yuriy Shelkaev while pursuing a long-term project on the Russian immigrant community in Brighton Beach. A self-proclaimed psychic and spiritual healer, he told her that their meeting was destined.

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Emine Ziyatdinova • Immigration • Natural Disasters • New York • U.S.
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Photojournalist Nadav Neuhaus documented the lives of young women in Haiti who told him they had been raped in the aftermath of the 2010 earthquake. Conditions in the displacement camps have made women more vulnerable to sexual violence, an issue that hasn’t gone away.

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Haiti • Nadav Neuhaus • Natural Disasters • World
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Ron Haviv was one of the first photographers to land in Haiti after a massive earthquake devastated the region on January 12, 2010. He returned last month to document the situation two years later, using his iPhone to capture images of children living in shelters and on the streets.

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Haiti • iPhone • Natural Disasters • Photo Exhibit • Ron Haviv • VII Photo Agency