Armed America photographs some of those who own the nation’s ~200 million firearms, sharing bits of their perspectives.
Armed Appalachians appear in Shelby Lee Adams’s Napier Family series.
Slate features Gitmo in Black and White, a Magnum photographers’ slideshow documenting the prisoner detention center at Guantanamo Bay. (If there’s a more surreal location for a Starbucks, I’ve yet to hear it.)
Unflinching war photographer James Nachtwey has been honored at the TED Conference. They’ve created a video discussing his & others’ work, and Nachtwey is covered in the documentary War Photographer (3-minute excerpt). [Via]
Hoping for a more peaceful world, Retired Weapons depicts another future for military hardware. (I hoped for a bit more from this one, but maybe it’s deeper than I’m seeing.) [Via]