Vilhelm Stokstad

Questioned Identity
Location: Stockholm
Nationality: Swedish
Biography: My main interest lies in documentary photography. In 2013 i started working on the project  Voluntourism , investigating the phenomenon of mixing volunteer work with vacation. As the larger NGOs and more established volunteer agencies,... read on

Race, religion and statelessness in Modi´s India.

100,000s of Indians are being stripped of their citizenship. In the northeastern state of Assam, religious and linguistic discrimination is producing a new stateless minority in Asia.

The photo series for this story combines portraits with images of documents used to prove the person's identity. All the images for one portrait have been taken at the same time and location and then combined using a mixture of techniques such as blending modes and opacity in photoshop.

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