Ryan Schude: “Them and Theirs” is a series about people with their cars in California

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Link: Ryan Schude: “Them and Theirs” is a series about people with their cars in California. (Photos.)

Photographer Ryan Schude’s series “Them and Theirs” is a vibrant, sometimes whimsical take on car culture mostly in and around Los Angeles. The project, which began in San Francisco in 2001 while Schude was studying at the San Francisco Art Institute, initially focused on people with vanity license plates. He put the project on hold and didn’t begin shooting it again regularly for nearly a decade.

Nomadslife: Portraits of Nomads Around the World Reveal A Way of Life Soon To Be Forgotten

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Link: Nomadslife: Portraits of Nomads Around the World Reveal A Way of Life Soon To Be Forgotten – Feature Shoot

Rotterdam-based photographer Jeroen Toirkens has been photographing nomads of Russia, Central Asia, Mongolia, and the Arctic region since 1999. This traditional way of life, which in some cases is thousands of years old and therefore one of the oldest forms of civilization, is increasingly threatened by the encroachment of modern industrialized civilization and globalization