Nadja Wohlleben

Independent Photojournalist, Documentary Photographer, Cultural Anthropologist
     
Lotus Flower
Location: Berlin, Germany
Nationality: German
Biography: NADJA WOHLLEBEN is an award-winning photojournalist based in Berlin, Germany. In her documentary work, she focusses on women, identity and human rights. Nadja is specifically interested in stories about women warriors. Since 2017, she has been... read on
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Lotus Flower
Copyright nadja wohlleben 2021
Updated 02/19/21
Location Berlin, Germany
LOTUS FLOWER
(2020 - work in progress)

The best thing that happened in 2020… Our LOTUS FLOWER was conceived in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. Life has ways of creating beauty in the midst of chaos, shining light of hope through times of darkness and despair. The pandemic has transformed life as we know it: We have to adapt and accept the ‘New Normal’ and surrender to what is beyond our control. The base support through family members has been taken away, leaving us exposed and alone, masked and keeping distance, to handle a life changing event in global changing times. Amidst the uncertainty of the New Normal, the only constant is the love for our unborn daughter. She is the LOTUS FLOWER that grows in the toughest environment, life that was created during times of death. I can’t wait to welcome our little warrior princess to this world!  
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