pdfX12|photo documentary folioX12
pdfX12 features various photojournalists and their work on a monthly online basis. Photos are presented like that of a story on a specific human issue that each photojournalist has chosen to document and share. We do present a series of photos that tell the story of people affected by certain problems in their community.
Photojournalists presented here are those, with their own resources and energy, had chosen to dedicate their life's work documenting certain human issue in order to bring about greater attention to the harsh social, political and economic realities their subjects are facing. These photojournalists who work very closely to the subject believing to change the harsh reality of poverty, natural catastrophes, war or famine, for examples, through their photos.
Originally, we had thought of presenting this online magazine only to Japanese audience, but now are have broadened to others around the world. The awareness of various human issues facing humanity is greatly needed in Japan just as in other parts of the world. Published photos and text will be in English and Japanese. Presented will be high quality photos with written stories shared by the photojournalists themselves.