Guy Martin
United Kingdom
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#Gezi Park. These pictures were made with no assignment in hand and no particular desire to even make a coherent body of work. After being wounded in Libya, I made a promise never to cover war, civil unrest or protests ever again. But whilst living in Istanbul, one weekend I witnessed a burgeoning protest against the construction of another mall on one of the few remaining slivers of green in a city that is increasingly urbanised. My purpose was to just witness and to observe with a sharper eye from experience, following the crowds from the peripheries.

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin

Guy Martin
© All images courtesy of Guy Martin / Panos Pictures

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