Jean Gaumy toured the land of Kyrgyzstan and photographed a Kyrgyz community living in the mountains of Tajikistan. A new episode awaits you on the Leica Camera Blog.
Jean Gaumy had to use all his talent and trust his instincts to be able to get into Bishkek, the capital of Kyrgyzstan. His work was made all the more difficult after the border was closed due to the recent assassination of a Tajik politician.
Thanks to his photos and revealing travel journals, this fourth episode of BACK TO KYRGYZSTAN: A Photographic Journey with Jean Gaumy, offers us an insightful glimpse into Gaumy’s thoughts.
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