NUJ Photography Matters

• Arirang, North Korea by Irina Kalashnikova

Arirang Festival at the May Day stadium, the biggest and the best mass games festival held annually where up to 100, 000 dancers, gymnasts perform to tell the story of DPRK via gymnastics.August 04, 2008. North Korea

Irina Kalashnikova is a freelance photojournalist based in London, who holds an MA in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the London College of Communication. Her work has regularly appeared in many international publications, including Newsweek, Guardian, Kommersant Russian Daily, BBC Online, European Commission’s Culture, Moscow Times, and Tatler. Her latest personal project is The North Koreans.

For more of Irina Kalashnikova's work, see: irinakalashnikova.com

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