Pics Of Soldiers Before, During, And After War

most viewed right now
 60
Video inside The verdict is in: Troy ave ..not guilty!!!
86 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 51
Video inside AllHipHop.Com Examines Allegations Of Taxstone's Involvement In Troy Av..
27 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 33
Video inside Dmx tells u why jayz is so disliked by his peers
34 comments
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 29
Amber Heard laughing with her new girlfriend as she leaves her Lawyers Office ..
28 comments
@movies

section   (0 bx goons and 1 bystanders) Share this on Twitter   Share this on Facebook
 

Props Slaps
 3 years ago '08        #1
10954 pageviews
97 comments


Chedda 346 heat pts346
space
avatar space
space
$12,516 | Props total: 3801 3801
Pics Of Soldiers Before, During, And After War
 

 
Photographer Lalage Snow, who is currently based in Kabul, Afghanistan, embarked on an 8-month-long project titled We Are The Not Dead featuring portraits of British soldiers before, during, and after their deployment in Afghanistan. Similar to Claire Felicie's series of monochromatic triptychs, Snow captures the innocent expressions of these men transformed into gaunt, sullen faces in less than a year.

The three-panel juxtaposition allows the viewer to observe the physical changes a stationed soldier in a war zone goes through. Time is sped up for these men under the beating sun, amidst combat. Regardless of age, the boys that went in came back as men with experiences beyond their years. As weathered and worn as their skin or sunken in faces may appear, it's their dilated eyes that are the most telling.

Additionally, Snow's series accompanies each triptych with quotes from each of the servicemen that gives a great deal of insight into their mental and emotional state at each given time. Sergeant Alexander McBroom's first portrait, before deployment, features him bravely saying, "I am not worried about going out - it is my job after all." Three months later, he is quoted as saying, "It has been an eye opener." And, finally, another four months after, he says, "It is always that fear, that apprehension, what is going to happen if I get blown up?" Having gone through life-altering trials and warfare, it is no surprise that fear is no longer a foreign feeling to these courageous men.

Snow's intention with the series is to not only honor their bravery by featuring them, but to also draw attention to every soldiers' psychological transformation. She says, "It was a very personal project and stemmed from having embedded with the military on and off for 4 years in Iraq and Afghanistan and bearing witness to how many young men return as shadows of their former selves and, in many cases, with deep, psychological scars. As the body count of British servicemen k!lled or wounded rose and the political ramifications of the British army’s presence in Afghanistan became increasingly convoluted, more and more soldiers felt like they didn’t have a voice, or at least, weren’t being listened to. We Are The Not Dead is an attempt at giving the brave young men and women the chance to explain how it really is."

Private Chris MacGregor, 24
image

Lance Corporal Sean Tennant, 29
image

Private Ben Frater, 21
image

Corporal Steven Gibson, 29
image

Second Lieutenant Struan Cunningham, 24
image

Private Fraiser Pairman, 21
image

See Source and more pictures at visit this link Portraits of Soldiers Before, During, and After War - My Modern Metropolis



You can definitely see a difference in these peoples persona. Mostly their eyes.

top in section
 23
4 comments
top in movies
top in section
 15
13 comments
top in tech
most viewed right now
 17
42 comments
top in thotties

 

 
 
 
 3 years ago '10        #2
Frasier 229 heat pts229
space
avatar space
space
$16,158 | Props total: 1038 1038
Yeah this reminds me of some.pics my grandma had at her house of her brother (my great uncle)

She had a picture of before he left for the KoreanWar and after. The difference was mind boggling. Great post
 
 3 years ago '11        #3
Joseph 13 heat pts13
space
avatar space
space
$23,244 | Props total: 2644 2644
at the struggle in the during pictures.
 
 3 years ago '08        #4
Chedda 346 heat pts346
space
avatar space
space
$12,516 | Props total: 3801 3801
 StylinOnYou said:
at the struggle in the during pictures.
Yeah, you can tell they're really stressed out.
 
 3 years ago '11        #5
YungAJ24 1 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$1,719 | Props total: 291 291
Dat first n*gga look like he went zombie mode
 
 3 years ago '08        #6
Chedda 346 heat pts346
space
avatar space
space
$12,516 | Props total: 3801 3801
 YungAJ24 said:
Dat first n*gga look like he went zombie mode
He kinda reminded me of that actor that played Jackson in the movie Saving Private Ryan.


[pic - click to view]

 
 3 years ago '11        #7
GrindPOWER$ 328 heat pts328
space
avatar space
space
$14,586 | Props total: 1496 1496
war what is it good for.
 
 3 years ago '04        #8
young_fletch 20 heat pts20
space
space
space
$1,025 | Props total: 236 236
they all look healthiest in the middle pic...but the aftermath
 
 3 years ago '10        #9
TimmyGee 3 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$9,973 | Props total: 0 0
I like how you can see the death of their past life in their eyes..
 
 3 years ago '04        #10
D1nOnlyMrM@ 38 heat pts38
space
avatar space
space
$11,550 | Props total: 164 164
they are drugged up in the 2nd pic.i guarantee it. not illegally either... gvmnt calls it special vitamins... or at least they use to. sh*t they gave my gramps heroin and told him that. him being from bubbafu*k he aint know... BUT... he came back home
 
 3 years ago '10        #11
Solid2 snake 
space
space
space
$3,561 | Props total: 321 321
The 4th dude look like a cold blooded k!ller...

He prob still merkin n*ggas after the war
 
 3 years ago '11        #12
DAT BOI TREY 13 heat pts13
space
avatar space
space
$2,398 | Props total: 0 0

[pic - click to view]

 
 3 years ago '09        #13
Lil Jay 30 heat pts30
space
avatar space
space
$7,819 | Props total: 158 158
I bet if the order was at random, most of you couldn't get more than 50% of them in the correct order.
The biggest clue would be weight loss
 
 3 years ago '04        #14
carloshoopla 2 heat pts
space
space
space
$1,026 | Props total: 18 18
Thats what they get for trying to be heros in useless wars.
 
 3 years ago '06        #15
King Dutch 3 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$1,423 | Props total: 13 13
Everybody lose weight when they got to war. Either you at an outpost not getting fed, or you in the gym. If you get fat on a deployment your a loser.
 
 3 years ago '05        #16
Tonero 5 heat pts
space
avatar space
space
$4,894 | Props total: 137 137
Steve Gibson seems to be taking it easy . This is a far cry from my boys tour , he seems to be enjoying his military career . Just resigned for another in S. Korea
 
 3 years ago '08        #17
italiansteve 2047 heat pts2047
space
avatar space
space
$8,761 | Props total: 1894 1894
 carloshoopla said:
Thats what they get for trying to be heros in useless wars.
Another worthless pus*y living in his mothers house, that will never amount to anything
 
 3 years ago '13        #18
Lucky Lucas 47 heat pts47
space
space
space
$13,927 | Props total: 1471 1471
all here faces got less round lol
 
 3 years ago '13        #19
PsychoCyber 29 heat pts29
space
avatar space
space
$6,772 | Props total: 82 82
PsychoCybernetics is aware that ones psychological state directly reflects out to influence ones physical state. PsychoCybernetics is aware of the psychological trauma these men have possibly gone through and is in hopes that they use their newfound wisdom to become constructive rather than destructive towards others.
 
 3 years ago '06        #20
soso24 43 heat pts43
space
avatar space
space
$2,867 | Props total: 599 599
Looks like they got more in shape to me.
 
Home      
  
 

 






most viewed right now
 18
Video inside This cube test will tell you everything about your personality..
38 comments
1 day ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 12
A collection of Taxstone's L's
147 comments
1 day ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 11
Image(s) inside May 28 - More Young Adults Live With Parents Than Not—for the First Ti..
219 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 10
Video inside Taxstone & Ebro Want You To Know...
86 comments
2 days ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 5
Video inside How In The F*ck Did She Do That?
88 comments
2 days ago
@wild'ish
most viewed right now
 5
Video inside Gucci Mane clothing line "Delantic" Coming soon
20 comments
2 days ago
@hiphop
most viewed right now
 5
May 28 - Shock findings of seven undercover prisoners
51 comments
1 day ago
@news
most viewed right now
 5
Kevin Gates Recites FULL verse from QURAN in ARABIC
99 comments
1 day ago
@hiphop
back to top
register contact Follow BX @ Twitter Follow BX @ Facebook search BX privacy