I Decided to Stop Working as a Photographer.

I started doing small assignments in 1998, when I was a sweet 19, and continued working full-time as a photographer until the end of last year. Now, after 23 years, I'm calling it quits. The photo and journalism industry has completely fallen apart in recent years, and it's actually surprising to me that I've survived so long. (Read more.)

Un-Learning Limits

Für deutsch bitte runterscrollen.                  The Swiss long-distance runner Julien Wanders has lived and trained in Kenya for seven years. Observations.     —           It's eight-thirty on a Wednesday morning in February. Julien Wanders speeds over the country road from Eldoret to Iten at 140 kilometers per hour. A hip hop track called “I'm the boss” is blasting on the stereo. His colleagues are sitting in the back of the car, chatting happily, scrolling on their cell phones, the mood is relaxed. Wanders calls his girlfriend Kolly while on the road and says, “We're done with track, we'll be there soon for breakfast!”