Benjamin Lowy

Recently I’ve been looking at the work of various photographers who have produced images taken in Afghanistan.

Benjamin Lowy has some good stuff, here are a couple from his collection The Afghan High.

Afghanistan is the world’s largest of producer opium at three quarters of the worlds total.  And while the Afghan government has embraced poppy eradification programs, corruption is rife, and opium and heroin have permiated every level of Afghan society.