“And once the storm is over, you won’t remember how you made it through, how you managed to survive. You won’t even be sure, whether the storm is really over. But one thing is certain. When you come out of the storm, you won’t be the same person who walked in. That’s what this storm’s all about.”
Armed with little more than a bulky film camera and a curious heart, photographer Jimmy Nelson has been traveling to the far reaches of the Earth in search of what he sees as the last bastions of human purity and authenticity: the world’s lingering, dying tribes.
A worker on the farm plays the guitar with his daughter on a Sunday morning before he goes to work as a field hand, he works 60 hours a week for a salary of $30 a month, South Africa, by David Turnley 1986
Before starlings roost, their maneuvers create mesmerizing aerial displays. To achieve synchronicity, each bird shadows seven of its nearest neighbors. EARTHFLIGHT: Europe on NATURE on PBS (check local listings) or watch the full episode of EARTHFLIGHT online.