Posts Tagged ‘dprk’

Street Photog Visits North Korea to Shoot Everyday Life in the Mysterious Country

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We’ve had precious few chances to get a glimpse into the secretive country of North Korea. With the exception of a few AP photographers working out of the DPRK who have taken to Instagram to share their work, photos of the people of North Korea are rare. It’s not like your friends’ Flickr streams often fill up with photos from their recent North Korean vacation.

That’s exactly why Stockholm-based photographer Simon Röder wanted so badly to go there. And after some planning and a few obstacles, the street photographer was able to turn the trip into a reality, and come back with the photos to prove it. Read more…

Eric Schmidt’s Daughter Documents Her North Korea Trip Through Photos

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Earlier this month, former Google CEO Eric Schmidt paid a visit to North Korea with former New Mexico governor Bill Richardson. Schmidt’s daughter Sophie also tagged along, and was allowed to snap photographs of things they experienced during their stay.
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