Zun Lee: Father Figure — zPhotoJournal

Zun Lee: Father Figure

For one person — after the surprise revelation that his own biological father was an African American and dealing with years of resentment and unanswered questions — insight, understanding and awareness came to him via a personal photographic project. Enter Zun Lee and “Father Figure.”

Alicia Hansen: Salt of the Earth — zPhotoJournal

Alicia Hansen: Salt of the Earth

People always ask, “What does NYC SALT stand for?” I wanted a name that spoke to who we wanted to be in the community and what we wanted to do in the lives of the students we serve. Salt flavors and preserves. Every good photo story starts with a photographer being moved to tell a story of unrepresented people, or to give a voice to an issue that needs attention