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Stories From the Field:  Akshaya

Stories From the Field: Akshaya

Stories from the field represent a series of remembrances from over a million miles on the road. Hyderabad, India 2007. I was in Hyderabad to accompany HIV outreach workers as they performed their rounds. As the sun went down and the smell of the cooking fires came up, we had one more visit to make. ..
Award: France’s PX3 Announces 2014 Winners

Award: France’s PX3 Announces 2014 Winners

Px3 has announced the winners of its 2014 Photography Contest. John Rae has won six awards- one Gold, two Silver and three Bronze awards in the Advertising/Annual Report, Advertising/Other, and Portrait/Children Categories. The Gold award went to John’s work in Nicaragua for Accion, a Boston based NGO that promotes financial inclusion. The first Silver award..
Award: 2014 PDN Photo Annual

Award: 2014 PDN Photo Annual

Photo District News announced the winners of its annual flagship photo contest and John Rae has been named a winner in the Design/Promo Category. The winning series of photographs was created for The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria on assignment in Zambia. Maureen, Rachel and Gift lost their parents to AIDS six..
Stories From the Field:  Juan Carlos

Stories From the Field: Juan Carlos

Stories from the field represent a series of remembrances from over a million miles on the road. September 2008 I was in Cuidad del Este, Paraguay on assignment for the Global Fund. CDE is defined by hyperactive cross border trading with Brazil. And, as you might guess, it’s prisons are full of traders, fixers, and..
ACCION Nicaragua

ACCION Nicaragua

There I was, there I was, there I was Managua, Nicaragua on assignment for ACCION, a Boston based NGO that promotes financial inclusion.
Award: PDN Photo Annual

Award: PDN Photo Annual

Photo District News announced the winners of its annual flagship photo contest and John Rae has been named a two time winner in the Design/Promo Category. The first series of winning photographs was created for The Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria on assignment in Indonesia. The second series of photographs was also..
Travel Journal: Burma – May 2013

Travel Journal: Burma – May 2013

May 5th, 2013 Burma Assignment:  To document successful Global Fund to Fight AIDS, TB, and Malaria projects. Last night I landed in Rangoon, Burma after 37 hours of travel. Walking out of the climate controlled airport I was enveloped by the hot, humid, incensed air.  Twenty-nine years ago on my honeymoon (was married at 14)..
Stories From the Field:  Tara BK is My Hero

Stories From the Field: Tara BK is My Hero

Stories from the field represent a series of remembrances from over a million miles on the road. There I was there I was there I was far western Nepal.  We were up in ‘the hills’ which are 14000 ft edifices that anywhere else would be called mountains but in Nepal are called hills.  We had..