In the dead of night, Sabihah lets her ten rescue dogs loose to roam the streets outside her Mumbai apartment. Blanketed in darkness and wearing her burqa, she sees these as the only hours in which she is safe from the harassment she encounters from many of her neighbors and fellow Muslims, who because of misinterpretations of Islamic teachings, view dogs as sinful and impure. For Midnight Strolls, photographer Pooja Jain captures the bond between the local strays and the woman who has risked everything to care for them.
Photographer Francesco Romoli’s project Dark City was born out of his desire to blur the lines between real and unreal. In creating miniature scenes and dioramas of a fictional city, he constructs a dream-like area where nothing is as it seems, where certainties vanish and definitions are ambiguous.