My HIV Statement on hiding and fear

My HIV Statement on hiding and fear

Once again its world AIDS day. Once again the papers are full of interviews about HIV and stigmas and sex and drugs and all that usual stuff. And yet I realised that by hiding my face I have endorsed these stigmas. The only way to change things is to change things. So lets get to it.

Visual Diaries I

Visual Diaries I

I was diagnosed with HIV while working on a photojournalism project in India. During the weeks leading up to my return home, I wanted to complete the projects; yet shellshocked as I was, I wandered through Mumbai and explored in silence. Only capturing the world through my camera.