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Jon is a New England based photographer, outdoor enthusiast and IT consultant. Jon enjoys skiing, 80's rock, collecting bikes, exploring new areas, old cars, thrift stores, and strong coffee. He can be found on instagram @realjonwu or at

I'm a London-based film photographer. I bought my first camera (digital) in 2012 and, after my friend gifted me my first film SLR in 2015 (the Olympus Om10), I never looked back. I enjoy shooting landscape images, but years of shooting film has shown me that there is something unique about portrait photography. Join me while I attempt to experiment with a blend of landscape and portraiture! More at

Mathieu Lamontagne-Cumiford is an anthropologist, aspiring photographer, amateur writer, and liar based out of Montreal, Canada.

Rich Stroffolino is a podcast producer and amateur photographer based out of Cleveland, Ohio.

Albert Silver was born in New York, raised in Paris, and lives in Rio de Janeiro. His photography began covering chess events, such as the World Championships, and his work has featured in many of the most prominent magazines of the genre as well as books. He also works in software development, writing, translation, and teaching.

Matt Wright is a part-time photographer in San Diego and Salt Lake City. As a sometimes lapsed Leica fanboy he is currently researching rangefinder lenses at the Leica Lenses for Normal People website [] and can be found on Instagram @leicalensesfornormalpeople and @themattw.

Juliet Schwab is a freelance photographer and lover of all things ancient, especially history, languages, and cameras. She lives with her husband and three kids in the American capital, which as a Seattle native she considers the other Washington.

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Born and raised in Lebanon, Tamara Saade is a journalist and photographer now based in Beirut. She mainly covers Lebanon's ever-changing political landscape, focusing on human rights, from women and gender inequality issues, to the discrimination refugees and minorities faced in the country. Through photography, writing, videography, and social media coverage, she has expanded her coverage of human rights to the US, after living in New York for two years. She has bylines in Vice International, Al-Jazeera, the BBC, the Delacorte Review, amongst others. You can follow her work on Instagram (@tamarasaade_) and Twitter (@tamara_saade_).