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Phot ogr aphe rNat hal i eDaous t ’ sne we s t pr oj e c t ,Kor e anDr e ams ,i sac ompl e x s e r i e st hatpr obe st heuns e t t l i ngv ac ui t y ofNor t hKor e a.Pi e r c i ngi t sv e i lwi t hhe r l e ns ,t he s ei mage sr e v e alac ount r yt hat s e e mst oe x i s tout s i deoft i me ,asac ar e f ul l yc hor e ogr aphe dmi r age .Daous thas s pe ntmuc hofhe rc ar e e re x pl or i ngt he c hi me r i cwor l doff ant as y :t hehi dde n de s i r e sandur ge st hatc ompe lpe opl et o dr e am,t odr e s sup,t omov ebe y ondt he boundsofc onv e nt i onandt oe s c apef r om r e al i t y .Wi t hKor e anDr e amss hei s e x pl or i ngt hi se s c api s ti mpul s enotasan i ndi v i dualc hoi c e ,butasawayofl i f e f or c e duponane nt i r enat i on. Daous tde l i be r at e l yobs c ur e she r phot ogr aphsdur i ngt hede v e l opme nt s t age ,ast hel ay e r soff i l mar epe e l e d of f ,t hei mage sar es t i f l e dunt i lt he f ac t sbe c ome s' l os t ' i nt hepr oc e s sand as e ns eofde t ac hme ntf r omr e al i t yi s r e v e al e d.Thi sdar k r oomme t hod mi mi c st hewayi nf or mat i oni st r ans f e r r e di nNor t hKor e a–t hephot ogr aphs ,ast heNor t hKor e ape opl e , ar ebot hmani pul at e dunt i lt heunde r l y i ngt r ut hi sal lbutabl ur .The r e s ul t antpi c t ur e ss pe akt oNor t h Kor e ans oc i e t y ,ofmi s s i ngi nf or mat i onandt r ut hc onc e al e d. -Samant haSmal l-

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Amus ementPar k Kaes onPar ki sNor t h Kor eaĘź sequi val entof Di s neyWor l danddat es bac kt o1984.I tof f er s t enors or ol l erc oas t er r i des ,pr ovi di ngar ar e s i t uat i oni nwhi c ht he gover nmentac t ual l y enc our agesl ei s ur eand enj oyment .However , t her i desar es ai dt oc os t mor et hanhal fan aver agemont hl ys al ar y whi c hc l ear l yput st hem beyondt her eac hof mos toft hel oc al popul at i on. Not e:I thasbeen r epor t edt hati nor der t oens ur es af et y, t her us t edr ol l er c oas t er sar er egul ar l y t es t edbyl oc alf ar mer s . 8|


J ur c heT ower J uc heT owerwasbui l t t oc el ebr at eKi mI l s ungĘź s 70t hbi r t hdayandc ompr i s es25550pi ec esof s t one,eac hr epr es ent i ng adayofhi sl i f e. Not e:T het oweri st hought t obebas edont he Was hi ngt onMonument , whi c hi ts ur pas s esi nhei ght byl es st hanamet er .

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El ec t i ons El ec t i onst akepl ac eever y f i veyear sandal lc i t i zens ar eobl i gat edt ovot e. Vot i ngl ac ksanyr eal pol i t i c als i gni f i c anc e s i nc ebal l otpaper sl i s t onl yONEc andi dat e. I npr ac t i c e,el ec t i onsar e us edbyt hegover nment t okeept r ac koft hei r peopl eandt ounc over pos s i bl edef ec t or s .

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T heAr i r angMas sGamesi s per f or meds i mul t aneous l yby 100, 000gymnas t sandc el ebr at est heher oi cexpl oi t sof Nor t hKor eaʼ sgr eatl eader s . Behi ndt hem,30000c hi l dr en hol dupc ol our edc ar dst o c r eat eaʻ humanbi l l boar dʼ , wher eeac hc hi l dbec omesa pi xeli nac ons t ant l yc hangi ng bac kdr op.Chi l dr enasyoung asf i vear es el ec t edf ort he Gamesandt r ai nedt wel ve hour sdai l ydur i ngt hemont hs pr ec edi ngt heevent . 12|


Hi gherEduc at i on Ki mI lSungUni ver s i t y,f ounded i nOc t ober1946,i st hec ount r yĘź s onl yc ompr ehens i vehi gher educ at i oni ns t i t ut i onof f er i ng Bac hel or s ,Mas t er s ,and Doc t or aldegr ees .T he Uni ver s i t ypl aysani mpor t ant r ol ei npr epar i ngt her ul i ng el i t ef orpos i t i onsi nt hepar t y andgover nment .

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St udent shaveac c es st oa r es ear c hr oom wi t hi nt er net ac c es sbutwebs i t esar e moni t or edandr es t r i c t ed, whi l eal lbooksand mat er i alar epr eappr oved byt hegover nment .


Ki mI l SungSquar ei sa c ent r alf oc alpoi nti n Pyongyangf orf r equent r al l i es ,danc esand mi l i t ar ypar ades .Si mi l ar i ndes i gnandf unc t i ont o T i ananmenSquar ei n Bei j i ng,t hes quar e meas ur es75, 000s quar e met r esandc anhol dupt o 100, 000peopl e.Por t r ai t s ofKi mI l s ungandKi m J ongI lar edi s pl ayedon bui l di ngss ur r oundi ngt he s quar ewher epor t r ai t sof Kar lMar xandVl adi mi r L eni nonc es t ood. 14|


Chi l dPer f or manc es Youngc hi l dr enper f or mc ompl ex r out i nesf ort our i s t sandac hi eve di s t ur bi ngl evel sofper f ec t i on. Al t houghi ti sanhonourf ora c hi l dt obes el ec t edf ort hes e per f or manc es ,c hi l dr enar e r egul ar l yc oer c edandmi s t r eat ed.Food,wat erandvi s i t s t ot het oi l etar ewi t hhel di n or dert oi ns t al lanear l ys ens e ofdi s c i pl i ne.

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T hr eeGener at i onsofPuni s hment Nor t hKor eal aw s pec i f i es ʻ t hr eegener at i onsofpuni s hment ʼ . I fyouc ommi tac r i me,your c hi l dr enandgr andc hi l dr en wi l lal s or ec ei vet hef ul lbr untof puni s hment ,whi c hof t eni nvol ves al i f et i mei npr i s on.Chi l dr enbor n i npr i s onar er ai s edaspr i s oner s bec aus et hei r“bl oodi sgui l t y”. I ns t i t ut edi n1950,t hi sl aw was s uppos edt oel i mi nat et hebl ood l i nageofc ount err evol ut i onar y Nor t hKor eansaf t ert hewar . 17|


I nc ome Mor et han12mi l l i onpeopl e i nNor t hKor eal i vei next r eme pover t y.T her ear evar i ous t al est owhatt hemont hl y aver ages al ar yi sbutr epor t s gof r om $100t oasl i t t l eas $1amont h.Foodr at i oni ng i swi des pr eadandmanyar e f or c edt owor ki ni l l egal f ac t or i es ,maki ngs hoesand c l ot hest oear nmoneyont he bl ac kmar ket .

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Heal t hCar e I n1947,f r eeheal t hc ar ewas i nt r oduc edf oral lc i t i zensi n Nor t hKor ea,butt hes ys t em c ol l aps edi nt hel at eei ght i es . Manyhos pi t al soper at ewi t houtel ec t r i c i t yorheatandal l pat i ent shavet obuyt hei rown medi c i nes .Whi l evi s i t i nga hos pi t alwewer et ol dt hatno handi c apc hi l dr enwer ebor n i nNor t hKor eas i nc et he1950Ęź s duet ot hei rs t r onggenes .

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Not e:A Nor t hKor eandoc t or whodef ec t ed,RiKwangc hol , hasc l ai medt hatbabi esbor n wi t hphys i c aldef ec t sar er api dl y putt odeat handbur i ed.


Sc hool i ng Educ at i oni suni ver s al ands t at ef unded. Ac c or di ngt ot heCI A Nor t hKor eahasa 100% l i t er ac yr at e ands t udent shavet o c ompl et eat hr eeyear , 81hourc our s eon Ki mJ ongun. Not e:I nt he1990s al lt eac her swer e r equi r edt opas san ac c or di ont es tbef or e bei ngabl et or ec ei v e t hei rt eac hi ng c er t i f i c at e.


Bi c yc l es T hel at eKi mJ ongI lr epor t edl y f el tt hatt hes i ghtofawoman onabi kewaspot ent i al l ydamagi ngt opubl i cmor al i t y.I twas t hel as ts t r aw when,i nt hemi d ni net i es ,t hedaught erofat op gener alwaski l l edonabi ke. Fr om t hi spoi ntf or war d,t hel aw hasper i odi c al l ybannedwomen f r om r i di ngbi c yc l esandt hey ar egener al l yr es t r i c t edf r om hol di ngdr i vi ngl i c ens es .

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T r af f i cL i ght s Vi r t ual l ynoneoft het r af f i c l i ght si nNor t hKor eaoper at e duet oc ons t antel ec t r i c i t y c ut sandpoormai nt enanc e. I ns t ead,pol i c emenandwomen oper at el i k emac hi nes ,s t andi ng att hec ent r eofmanyi nt er s ec t i ons ,t oc ont r olt hef ew c ar s ont her oad.

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Pl eas ur eBr i gade T heKi ppumj oorGi ppeumj o ( t r ans l at edvar i ous l yasPl eas ur e Squad,Pl eas ur eBr i gadeorJ oy Di vi s i on)i sanal l egedc ol l ec t i on ofgr oupsofappr oxi mat el y 2, 000womenandgi r l st hati s mai nt ai nedbyt heheadofs t at e ofNor t hKor eaf ort hepur pos e ofpr ovi di ngpl eas ur e,mos t l yof as exualnat ur e,andent er t ai nmentf orhi ghr ank i ngWor k er s ʼ Par t yofKor eaof f i c i al sandt hei r f ami l i es ,aswel lasoc c as i onal l y di s t i ngui s hedgues t s . 24|


Pr i s on/Conc ent r at i onCamps Nor t hKor eac ur r ent l yoper at es s i xt eenc onf i r medc onc ent r at i ons c ampswher eupt o200, 000 men,womenandc hi l dr enar e i nc ar c er at ed.Somear et hes i ze ofc i t i esandmor t al i t yr at esar e hi ghs i nc epr i s oner sar ef or c edt o per f or m danger ouss l avewor k andar er egul ar l yt or t ur ed.

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Not e:Manyoft hos ei mpr i s oned ar enotgui l t yofanyr ealc r i me: onemanwass entt opr i s onf or t enyear sf orabs ent mi ndedl y us i nganews paperpr i nt edwi t h aphot ogr aphofKi mJ ongI lt o mopupas pi l l eddr i nk.


Mas sGat her i ng T heNor t hKor eanc ons t i t ut i on guar ant eest hef r eedomsof s peec handas s embl ybuti n pr ac t i c et her egi medoesnot t ol er at eanyc hal l enget oi t s aut hor i t yorpr opaganda mac hi ne.Gat her i ngsout s i de s t at eor gani s edc i vi cevent s andc er emoni esar es t r i c t l y pr ohi bi t edi nor dert opr event t hes pr eadofdanger ous l i ber ali deas .

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Subway T hePyongyangs ubwayhas s event eens t opsandc ons i s t s oft wos epar at el i nes .Bur i ed atadept hofonehundr ed met er s ,i ti soneoft hedeepes t c ommut ers ys t emsi nt hewor l d. Asar es ul t ,i tt akespas s enger s near l yf ourmi nut est odes c end t ot hepl at f or m byes c al at or . T hes ubways ys t em al s odoubl es asanuc l earbunkeri nc as eof at t ac kandal lhal l waysar e pr ot ec t edbyt hi c ks t eelbl as tdoor s . 28|


Mi l i t ar y Mi l i t ar ys er vi c ei smandat or y f oral lc i t i zens ,bei ngc ur r ent l y 7year sf orwomenand10f or men,pl us1or2year sof vol unt ar yext ens i on.Af t ert hei r s er vi c eal lmi l i t ar i eshavet oj oi n ami l i t ar yr es er ve,whi c hi s equal l yc ompul s or yunt i lt heage of60.I ti st hel ar ges tpar ami l i t ar yor gani zat i ononEar t h. T hi snumberr epr es ent s25% of t hepopul at i on.

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Nat hal i eDaous t ’ sphot ogr aphs popul at i ngt heAl ps .Daous thas r e f l e c tal ov ef orr andompl ac e s c r e at e danoe uv r et hati sbot h andawi l d,i ne x haus t i bl es e ns e di v e r s eandi nt e ns e .Se e k i ng ofi nqui s i t i v e ne s s .Ex pl or i ng, t ot r ans l at ehe ral mos tc hi l dl i k e e x pe r i e nc i nganddoc ume nt i ng c ur i os i t y ,he rpe r s e v e r anc eandhe r r ar e l yv i s i t e dl ands c ape sand hi ghl yi ndi v i duali nt e r pr e t at i onoft he c ar e f ul l yhi dde nhot e lr ooms , wor l di nt of ai r y t al el i k es t or i e s ,s he s hes pe ntt hel as tde c adepr os i ngl e -hande dl yc r e at e sne wmy t hs duc i ngv oy e ur i s t i ci ns i ght si nt o aboutmode r ndays oc i e t y ,aswe l l t he s eot he r wi s ev e i l e de x i s t e nc e s . asr e al l i f es t or i e soft heunde r dogs . TheCanadi anphot ogr aphe r , -Ge or gi aHaags mawhos t udi e dt het e c hni c al Si nc emyv e r yf i r s te x pe r i me nt si n as pe c t sofphot ogr aphyatt he p h o t o g r a p h y I h a v e b e e n f a s c i n a t e d Cé ge pduVi e ux Mont r é al ,s pe nt b y h u m a n b e h a v i o r a n d i t s v a r i o u s t woy e ar si nt hel at eni ne t i e sl i v i ng r e al i t i e s ,byt hee v e r pr e s e nthuman i nt heCar l t onAr msHot e li nNe w d e s i r e o f l i v i n g i n a d r e a m wor l d. Yor k .Ther ooms ,al lt he me dand T h e a e s t h e t i c o f m y n e w p r o j e c t de c or at e dwi t hwi l d,c ol our f ul c ont i nue st hi sv i s uale x pl or at i onat mur al sf or me dane x c e l l e ntbac k t h e b o r d e r b e t w e e n d r e a m a n d r e al i t y , gr oundf orDaous t ’ sphot ogr aphi c y e t t h i s t i m e i t e m b r a c e s e s c a p i s m o f pr oj e c t swhi c hf oc us e dont he ac ount r yandt heac tofl oos i ngone s e l f dar k ,obs c ur eand,e s pe c i al l yi n w i t h i n i t . My o b j e c t i v e a s a n a r t i s t i s t hos ey e ar s ,t heghos t l y .Shehas opus ht heboundar i e sofphot ogr aphy t r av e l e de x t e ns i v e l yandt ookphot os t t h r o u g h e x p e r i m e n t a l m e t h o d s , w o r k i ng notonl yofNe wYor khot e lr ooms w i t h n e w m e d i u m s a n d d i s c o v e r i n g n e w butal s oofTok y o’ sr e dl i ghtdi s t r i c t , t e c h n i q u e s i n t h e d a r k r o o m . Br az i l i anbr ot he l sandSwi s snat ur i s t s


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Vi c k yPapasVe r gar ai san i nt e r nat i onmalawar d wi nni ngphot ogr aphe r andt hec r e at i v ef or c e be hi ndVe r gar a.He rc ame r a i she rme di umofc hoi c ef or c r e at i ngs e ns uousnude s , por t r ai t sandf as hi on.She hasde f i ne dac har ac t e r i s t i c s t y l et hati nc or por at e shand f i ni s he dpr i nt s . Thr oughoutt hee nt i r ephot ogr aphi cj our ne yPapasVe r gar a i st heaut hor ,wi t hhe ri nhe r e nt ar t i s t i cabi l i t yande x c e pt i onal e y ef orf as hi on,s t y l i ng,s t agi ng andl i ght i ng.Ce l e br at i ngt he hy pe r f e mi ni ne ,i nf l ue nc e sof c out ur e ,bur l e s queandol d Hol l y woodar ee v i de nti nt he gr ac e f ulpos t ur i ngand dr amat i cc ompos i t i ons . I n ador at i onoft hef e mal ef or m s hepl ac e st hef i gur eona pe de s t alt ober e v e r e d.

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Mani f e s t i nghe rj our ne yt hr oughav i s i on, i nt e r nat i onalawar dwi nni ngphot ogr aphe r andc out ur ear t i s tVi c k yPapasi st hec r e at i v e br ai nc hi l dbe hi ndt hebr andVERGARA. He ri nnov at i v egi f t sofphot ogr aphy ,f as hi on c out ur ec r e at i on,ands t y l i ng,hal l mar k VERGARAgl amour .He rf r e es pi r i t e dboundl e s sappr oac ht ol i f ei st hee s s e nc eof VERGARAt hatl e dhe rt oas pr i ngof c r e at i v i t y ,t hatf ormanyy e ar s ,l aydor mant . He runc annyabi l i t yt oc onne c ti nt i mat e l y wi t hal lofhe rs ubj e c t sal l owst hev i e we rt o i de nt i f ywi t hhe ri mage sonade e pand f ami l i arl e v e l .I nas hor ts pac eoft i me VERGARAandhe rmul t i f ac e t e dt al e nt s hav ebe e nqui c kt oe v ol v ei nt oady nami c br and,andc ol l abor at i ngwi t hot he rc r e at i v e s i nt hei ndus t r y ,s hei si nhe re l e me nt !


AV I C T I MO F I T S O WNS U C C E S S Ne wYor kCi t y ’ ss ubwayi s t hebi gge s tme t r os y s t e mi n t hewor l dt oope r at eona 24hourbas i s ,andal s oone oft heol de s t ,dat i ngbac kt o 1904.ForNe wYor k e r st he MTAi ss y nony mouswi t ha “s nai lpac e ”c ommut e .The s t r e s sofac r umbl i ngs y s t e m wi t hmor epas s e nge r st han e v e r— 6mi l l i onwe e k l y , ne ar l y1. 8bi l l i onannual l y —c aus e smor et han70, 000 de l ay se v e r ymont h.Par t sof t hes ubwayi nf r as t r uc t ur e , whi c hdat e st o1930,s pans ov e r488mi l e soft r ac k s t oppi ngat472s t at i ons ;wi t h as i gnals y s t e mt hatMTAc hai r manJ oeLhot ade s c r i be sas notonl ynotbe i ngdi gi t al , “i ti s n' te v e nanal og”.Many Ne wYor k e r shopet hepr opos e d pl anwi l lmak ede l ay sandt at t e r e ds ubwayc ar sat hi ngoft he pas tbut ,c ons i de r i ngt he c ur r e ntpac eofr e nov at i ons , t heoddsofl os i ngi t sr e t r o appe alany t i mes oons e e m mi ni mal ,atbe s t .

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Al f r e doBi nii sanI t al i anphot oj our nal i s twhol i v e sandwor k s i nNe wYor kCi t y .Hehaswor k e d wor l dwi dewi t hne ws pape r s , magaz i ne s ,andt e l e v i s i on, r e por t i ngonwar ,s oc i al ,and pol i t i c ali s s ue saswe l lasunde r t ak i ngUNage nc i e sas s i gnme nt s . Hehasbe e npubl i s he dbyt he ac ade mi cpubl i c at i onsandhas c ont r i but e de s s ay sf orc ul t ur al andpol i t i c alpubl i c at i ons .He hasbe e nague s tl e c t ur e ri n di f f e r e nte duc at i onali ns t i t ut i ons wor l dwi de ,f oc us i ngonphot oj our nal i s m,s oc i ali s s ue s ,e c onomy ,

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B E A U T I F U L MA C H I NE S Thi ss e r i e swasi ni t i at e di n 2016af t e rdi s c ov e r i ngaf e w hundr e ddi s c ar de ds e wi ng mac hi ne si nal andf i l ls i t e . I tdoc ume nt sal mos t300ofa t ot alof322s e wi ngmac hi ne s s al v age df r omt wos e par at e l oc at i ons . Thedome s t i c\ s e wi ng mac hi newasonc ee s s e nt i al f orr e s our c e f ull i v i ng.I the l d i mpor t anc eofpl ac ei nt he f ami l yhome .Muc hmor et han j us tanappl i anc e ;t he ywe r e t ool sr e qui r i ngope r at i onal s k i l ls e t st hate mpowe r e d c r e at or s , mak e r sandr e pai r e r s , s k i l l st hatwe r et r ans f e r r e d f r omonege ne r at i ont ot he ne x t .Aqual i t ymac hi newas s ome t hi ngt hathadhe r i t age . I c oni cbr andsonc ebui l tt he i r r e put at i onsar ounddur abi l i t y and s e r v i c e . Todayc he apout s our c e d manuf ac t ur i ngandr api d f as hi onc y c l e shav ede mot e d t hedome s t i cs e wi ngmac hi ne , wi t hi tf al l i ngv i c t i mt ol owe s t pr i c epoi nte c onomi c s .No l onge rv i abl et or e pai rt he y ar ede s i gne dt obedi s c ar de d. The s es e wi ngmac hi ne swe r e al lphot ogr aphe di nt hes ame c ondi t i ont he ywe r er e t r i e v e d, wi t hi nt e nt i onal l ys t ar kand di r e c tl i ght i ng. The s ear ei mage sc ompos e d f ort heout goi ngpr oduc t c at al ogue .Thee ndoft he “Be aut i f ulMac hi ne s �.

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BETA developments in photography 24 features folios by Nathalie Daoust, Vicky Papas Vergara, Alfredo Bini and Scott Fredericks

Beta 24  

BETA developments in photography 24 features folios by Nathalie Daoust, Vicky Papas Vergara, Alfredo Bini and Scott Fredericks