Picture essay

Rare photos of Poles in 1970s Britain chronicle a forgotten first generation of Eastern European migration

Rare photos of Poles in 1970s Britain chronicle a forgotten first generation of Eastern European migration

Stuck in China’s lockdown, one Russian photographer kept a visual diary of eerie walks and makeshift masks 

Stuck in China’s lockdown, one Russian photographer kept a visual diary of eerie walks and makeshift masks 

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

One photographer traces Moscow’s architectural history through its iconic metro stations

Voyage into the uncharted waters of teenage life with photographer Ieva Raudsepa

Voyage into the uncharted waters of teenage life with photographer Ieva Raudsepa

Confessions of a caregiver: I shot all my photo projects indoors to show the pain of isolation

Confessions of a caregiver: I shot all my photo projects indoors to show the pain of isolation

Homecoming: the young photographer reconnecting with the roots of Russia’s indigenous Mari people

Homecoming: the young photographer reconnecting with the roots of Russia’s indigenous Mari people

One photographer’s homage to Crimea and the women who inspire her

One photographer’s homage to Crimea and the women who inspire her

Made from travel brochures and porn mags, these seductive collages subvert the Western gaze

Made from travel brochures and porn mags, these seductive collages subvert the Western gaze

Sofia’s youth are cultivating an inclusive DIY party scene — you just need to know where to go

Sofia’s youth are cultivating an inclusive DIY party scene — you just need to know where to go

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco

Photos of young people partying through the decades at one Russian village disco