The nuclear accident at Chernobyl thirty years ago was the worst of its kind ever. Photographer Gerd Ludwig has documented the consequences in moving pictures.
The award-winning German-American photojournalist Gerd Ludwig is best known for his work on the upheaval in post-Soviet Russia and the aftermath of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster. We met Ludwig in Los Angeles, and heard about his complex relationship with Russia and how he came to work for National Geographic Magazine in the 1980s.
Documenting the aftermath of the nuclear disaster in Chernobyl 30 years ago has become Gerd Ludwig's life work. The German photographer has visited the site many times in the past 30 years.
Award-winning German-American photojournalist Gerd Ludwig is best known for his work on the upheaval in post-Soviet Russia and the aftermath of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster.
Not all recipients of the Golden Bear are well-remembered. The jury has surely made some questionable calls. But some worthy winners of the coveted competition are timeless works that live on in the annals of film.
Von Stosch won the Islamic Republic's "World Award for Book of the Year" for his work examining Islam from a Christian point of view. The theologian said the award honored all those who support an "emancipated" Islam.
After three disastrous years at the Eurovision Song Contest, Germany is seeking an act that will lead the country out of its ESC doldrums. Six strong contenders vie for the honor at the national level on February 22.
Pudgy, flat-faced, sniffling, with an adoring gaze – pugs are a hit with dog-lovers. In Germany and around the world, the soft, wrinkly, lovable hounds have become a high fashion breed. What makes them so irresistible?
Russia’s independent gaming scene between art, business, politics and censorship.
The German Goethe Institute is hosting an interactive exhibition titled ‘Games and Politics’ in Novosibirk, bringing together the country’s gaming scene.
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