Shaghayegh Farang, center, listens to direction from National Geographic photograher Robin Hammond, left, the students’ mentor for the week. Hammond was preparing the students for their assignment making photos in an informal refugee settlement at the site of a former school in Athens. Photo credit: Kirsten Elstner/National Geographic Photo Camp.

Future storytellers

Robin Hammond mentors the next generation of story tellers: refugees and citizens of Athens.

Through National Geographic Photo Camp, refugees and Greek citizens living in Athens discover ways to tell stories together. Robin Hammond mentors the next generation.

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Twenty-five-year-old Odeneho Samson, restrained by the leg at Nazareth, being prayed over to remove the spirits believed to be causing his mental illness

A prayer’s chance

Robin Hammond photographs the limited mental health options in Ghana as featured in Harper's magazine

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