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Photo above: Opposition troops take positions as they push west outside of Ras Lanuf after taking the city back from troops loyal to Qaddafi, in Eastern Libya, March 5, 2011. Lynsey Addario/VII for the NY Times
Almost Dawn in Libya by ADIL from Emphas.is
ADIL - Almost Dawn in Libya
ADIL is an Arabic name derived from the Arabic word "Adl" which means "fairness" and "justice"
An original idea by André Liohn with: Lynsey Addario, Eric Bouvet, Bryan Denton, Christopher Morris, Jehad Nga, Finbarr O'Reilly and Paolo Pellegrin.
The ADIL project's purpose is to contribute to the Reconciliation process for Libyan People facing the aftermath of the civil war. The core concept of the project is to use Visual Communication as a Bridge for Reconciliation.
International photographers who lived the conflict "on the ground" offer independent visual documentation of the war and are partnering with local organizations to bring four exhibitions to four Libyan cities - Benghazi, Misratah, Tripoli and Zintan - scheduled for the spring 2012, one year after the eruption of the conflict against the Ghaddafi regime. [Read more...]