Kabul, Afghanistan
Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghans watching over Kabul, Afghanistan. (Picture / Mark Pearson)

Kashmir Earthquake 2005
Kashmir Earthquake 2005

The massive October earthquake in Kashmir affected one of the highest and most remote places on earth. Difficult terrain slowed the relief effort and the largest scale humanitarian air operations since the Berlin blockade began. Tents distributed by aid agencies were not designed to cope with the severe Himalayan winter. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Balloon Girl Banksy Palestine #WithSyria
Balloon Girl Banksy Palestine #WithSyria

Balloon girl by British street artist Banksy on the separation wall at the Qalandiya checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem, January 29, 2009. (Photo / Mark Pearson)

  A Japanese pine tree is all that remains on the beach after the March 11 tsunami devastated the coast of Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 19, 2011. 446 residents died in the small town of Yamada. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

A Japanese pine tree is all that remains on the beach after the March 11 tsunami devastated the coast of Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 19, 2011. 446 residents died in the small town of Yamada. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

North Korea
North Korea

North Korean soldiers at the train station in Pyongyan Bukto Province, DPRK (Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea) July 31, 2009. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Dinka South Sudan
Dinka South Sudan

Portrait of a Dinka girl herding cattle in Rumbek, South Sudan, July 30, 2005. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Japan Earthquake and tsunami
Japan Earthquake and tsunami

A fishing trawler washed up by the tsunami in Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 23, 2011. (Photo / Mark Pearson) After Japan's biggest recorded earthquake created a tsunami that slammed into it's eastern coast on March 11, 2011.

 

Pakistan Earthquake
Pakistan Earthquake

Women and children displaced by the earthquake wait at a food distribution point in camp, Muzaffarabad, Kashmir, Pakistan, September 9, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Somalia
Somalia

Portrait of a Somali girl holding Koranic learning boards in the ancient port city of Merca, Lower Shebelle, Somalia, July 25, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Tuareg Niger
Tuareg Niger

Portrait of a Tuareg woman in Agadez, North Niger, September 29, 2009. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Buddhist Burma
Buddhist Burma

Portrait of a trainee Buddhist monk at the Mingun temple, Sagaing Region, Burma, June 23, 2008. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Hundreds die in Afghan blizzards
Hundreds die in Afghan blizzards

More than 900 people were killed across Afghanistan as the country suffered from one of its harshest ever winters in 2008. Below freezing temperatures and bitter snow storms gripped the nation since the onset of winter in mid December. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Java Earthquake 2006
Java Earthquake 2006

An MSF doctor administers medical treatment to an injured patient after a devastating earthquake struck Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia, May 6, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Tuareg, Agadez, Niger
Tuareg, Agadez, Niger

Portrait of two Tuareg tribesmen in Agadez, North Niger. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Kabul, Afghanistan
Kashmir Earthquake 2005
Balloon Girl Banksy Palestine #WithSyria
  A Japanese pine tree is all that remains on the beach after the March 11 tsunami devastated the coast of Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 19, 2011. 446 residents died in the small town of Yamada. (Photo/Mark Pearson)
North Korea
Dinka South Sudan
Japan Earthquake and tsunami
Pakistan Earthquake
Somalia
Tuareg Niger
Buddhist Burma
Hundreds die in Afghan blizzards
Java Earthquake 2006
Tuareg, Agadez, Niger
Kabul, Afghanistan

Afghans watching over Kabul, Afghanistan. (Picture / Mark Pearson)

Kashmir Earthquake 2005

The massive October earthquake in Kashmir affected one of the highest and most remote places on earth. Difficult terrain slowed the relief effort and the largest scale humanitarian air operations since the Berlin blockade began. Tents distributed by aid agencies were not designed to cope with the severe Himalayan winter. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Balloon Girl Banksy Palestine #WithSyria

Balloon girl by British street artist Banksy on the separation wall at the Qalandiya checkpoint between Ramallah and Jerusalem, January 29, 2009. (Photo / Mark Pearson)

A Japanese pine tree is all that remains on the beach after the March 11 tsunami devastated the coast of Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 19, 2011. 446 residents died in the small town of Yamada. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

North Korea

North Korean soldiers at the train station in Pyongyan Bukto Province, DPRK (Democratic Peoples Republic of Korea) July 31, 2009. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Dinka South Sudan

Portrait of a Dinka girl herding cattle in Rumbek, South Sudan, July 30, 2005. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Japan Earthquake and tsunami

A fishing trawler washed up by the tsunami in Yamada, Iwate Prefecture, Japan, March 23, 2011. (Photo / Mark Pearson) After Japan's biggest recorded earthquake created a tsunami that slammed into it's eastern coast on March 11, 2011.

 

Pakistan Earthquake

Women and children displaced by the earthquake wait at a food distribution point in camp, Muzaffarabad, Kashmir, Pakistan, September 9, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Somalia

Portrait of a Somali girl holding Koranic learning boards in the ancient port city of Merca, Lower Shebelle, Somalia, July 25, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Tuareg Niger

Portrait of a Tuareg woman in Agadez, North Niger, September 29, 2009. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Buddhist Burma

Portrait of a trainee Buddhist monk at the Mingun temple, Sagaing Region, Burma, June 23, 2008. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Hundreds die in Afghan blizzards

More than 900 people were killed across Afghanistan as the country suffered from one of its harshest ever winters in 2008. Below freezing temperatures and bitter snow storms gripped the nation since the onset of winter in mid December. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Java Earthquake 2006

An MSF doctor administers medical treatment to an injured patient after a devastating earthquake struck Yogyakarta, Java, Indonesia, May 6, 2006. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

Tuareg, Agadez, Niger

Portrait of two Tuareg tribesmen in Agadez, North Niger. (Photo/Mark Pearson)

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