The Portraits of Alison Wright

Mongol FalconerAlison Wright is a globe-trotting photojournalist whose work encompasses a large number of the world’s varied cultures.

Her latest book, Learning to Breathe, recounts her experiences after a near-fatal bus crash in Laos and how that changed her life. is proud to present an in-depth look into her work snapping portraits–from orphans to the Dalai Lama–that intimately capture the both the individual and their culture.

We’ve assembled a collection of Alison’s most fascinating portraits in a slideshow gallery.

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