War and mental health after crisis

13 October 2012

Niger Delta, Nigeria

Many patients treated by the Reverend Apostle S. B. Eswani stay chained for months in his compound. The preacher says he has cured hundreds of people of mental illness, using prayer and traditional medicines.


The Niger Delta, Nigeria

Technical information

Shutter speed: 1/2048
ISO: 800
F-Stop: 2.2
Focal Length: 28.0 mm
Camera: Canon EOS 5D Mark III

Robin Hammond
New Zealand
Robin Hammond has dedicated his career to documenting human rights and development issues around the world through long-term photographic projects. In 2013, he was awarded the W. Eugene Smith Memorial Fund Grant in Humanistic Photography and he is also the receipient of four Amnesty International awards for human rights journalism.

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