Clary Estes

Photographer, Writer
On the Road
Nationality: United States of America
Biography: Clary Estes is a documentary photographer from Central Kentucky who works internationally on stories about the human condition.
Public Story
On the Road
 An ever developing cache of images from my time on the road.                

By Clary Estes —


The People's Health (Hiatus)

By Clary Estes — The People's Health (Hiatus) China is a country of haves and have-nots. In the city, people have access to good health care in good facilities, but..

Flower Portraits

By Clary Estes

Those Who Remain

By Clary Estes — Hundreds of thousands of people from a corner of eastern Europe were forcibly deported as political exiles during two waves of Soviet repression in..


By Clary Estes — “Skin” was shot in the spring of 2015 during a Magnum workshop that I did with Antoine D’agata. This project is a practice in..

Second to None

By Clary Estes — Second to None Schools have a particular smell about them; it nests quietly in the corners of the building. It’s made of a variety of..

The Hamagurihama Project

By Clary Estes — The Hamagurihama Project came about as a result of the 3.11 Great East Japan Earthquake and Tsunami. Kameyama Sensei, resident of the village..

Left Behind

By Clary Estes — Summary In the wake of China‚Äôs rapid industrialization, many young people are moving to the city for greater opportunities, or as migrant workers..
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