1992 Photo Contest, Daily Life, Stories, 3rd prize

Witold Krassowski

Network Photographers for The Independent Magazine

01 January, 1991

From a tree, men watch how an Indian film is being made in Kabul. The film crew drew a crowd, as entertainment is rare in the Afghan capital. Since the Soviet invasion in 1979 one million Afghans died in the war and five million left the country as refugees. Accepting violence and uncertainty have become a way of life in Kabul.

About the photographer

Witold Krassowski

Witold Krassowski is a photographer, specializing in social documentary and reportage for over 30 years. His work has been widely published across Europe, especially in Britain. ...

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