Topic: Burma

Patrick Brown—Panos
Photo Essay

Traded to Extinction: Portraits of Poaching in Asia

Bangkok-based photographer Patrick Brown spent more than 10 years documenting the underbelly of the illegal wildlife trade in Asia

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© Steve McCurry
Profile

30 Years, 20 Passports: Untold Stories of Steve McCurry’s Photographic Life

The Magnum photographer’s latest book spans 30 years of his career as one of the world’s most celebrated photojournalists.

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Adam Dean—Panos for TIME
Photo Essay

When Buddhists Go Bad: Photographs by Adam Dean

Buddhism is known for its pacifism and tolerance. But in several Asian nations, monks are inciting bigotry and violence—mostly against Muslims. Photographer Adam Dean traveled with TIME’s Hannah Beech to document the growing friction in Thailand and Burma.

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Adam Ferguson—VII for TIME
Photo Essay

Burma Unbound: Photos from a Waking Nation by Adam Ferguson

Photographer Adam Ferguson traveled to Burma for this week’s issue of TIME, documenting a nation fractured along ethnic and religious lines.

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Narciso Contreras—Polaris
Photo Essay

On the Front Lines with the Kachin Independence Army

Mexican photojournalist Narciso Contreras documents the ongoing conflict in Burma’s Kachin State.

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James Nachtwey for TIME
Photo Essay

Aung San Suu Kyi’s Path to Victory by James Nachtwey

James Nachtwey followed Aung San Suu Kyi on her road to an election victory in Burma.

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Carsten Koall—Getty Images
Closeup

Pictures of the Week, November 25 – December 2

From Egypt’s historic elections and Hillary Clinton’s Myanmar visit to German anti-nuclear protests and Nepal’s bird flu outbreak, TIME’s photo department presents the best images of the week.

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Platon for TIME
The Backstory

Evading Police, Capturing a Spirit

High-speed car chases and stashed film. Renowned photographer Platon talks about evading the Burmese secret police to make a portrait of Aung San Suu Kyi.

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