• Shooting Portraits of Sonoma County Wildfire Victims

    2 monthes ago - By Peta Pixel

    About six months ago, I created a portrait series titled Ashes Fell Like Snow , photographing people affected by the Northern California wildfires and gathering their stories to share with the world. Creating this collection of portraits required much effort in a short span of time.
    The evening of October 8th, 2017, a blaze started in the city of Calistoga in Napa, CA. It headed towards the city of Santa Rosa, fanned by strong Diablo winds. By the time the last of the flames were extinguished, the Tubbs fire, as it came to be known, burned down over 5600 structures, or five percent of...
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