2005 Photo Contest, Portraits, 2nd prize

Nina Berman

Redux Pictures for Mother Jones

03 April, 2004

American military personnel, injured by insurgent activity in Iraq, re-adjust to life back home: Specialist Jose Martinez (20) of the 101st Airborne was injured 5 April in Karbala. When his humvee hit a land mine he was trapped in the explosion and suffered severe burns to his head, face and arms.

About the photographer

Nina Berman

Nina Berman has been an editorial and documentary photographer for more than 20 years, focusing primarily on the American political and social landscape. She is the author of Pur...

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