national geographic

Wayne Lawrence | Portrait Photographer

In the wake of the shootings at Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL on June 12, 2016, National Geographic sent photographer Wayne Lawrence to photograph for a story they ran on June 24. (full story here:

I was immediately struck by the portraits Lawrence made. In a world where we are completely inundated with photography, he has a strong, unique voice which beautifully captured the dignity and humanity of the friends and survivors in Orlando. For more of his work visit his website:

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