'Tundra Kids' Captures the Double Lives of Russia's Nenets Children
on 09 May 2016
Proving that taking school portraits is awkward and silly no matter where you are on Earth is “Tundra Kids”—a photo series of Russia’s indigenous Nenets children during their months-long stay at boarding school. By Japanese photographer Ikuru Kuwajima, the series captures the striking contrast between the kids' lives at home—where they herd reindeer, hunt and live off the land—and their time spent sitting in classrooms learning about the rest of the world. See more at WIRED.