Photo Essay

Austin Lord: Photos of Nepal

Patan Durbar Square, Lalitpur, 2012. © Austin Lord

Patan Durbar Square, Lalitpur, 2012. © Austin Lord

Bragha, Manang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Bragha, Manang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Road construction, Manang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Road construction, Manang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Dasain, Nuwakot District. 2012. © Austin Lord

Dasain, Nuwakot District. 2012. © Austin Lord

Kyanjin Gompa, Langtang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Kyanjin Gompa, Langtang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Nagi Gompa, Shivapuri. 2012. © Austin Lord

Nagi Gompa, Shivapuri. 2012. © Austin Lord

Schoolyard, Nuwakot. 2012. © Austin Lord

Schoolyard, Nuwakot. 2012. © Austin Lord

Bridge construction, Chhomrong. 2012. © Austin Lord

Bridge construction, Chhomrong. 2012. © Austin Lord

Bagmati River, Kathmandu. 2012. © Austin Lord

Bagmati River, Kathmandu. 2012. © Austin Lord

Muktinath, Mustang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Muktinath, Mustang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Dasain, Archale. 2012. © Austin Lord

Dasain, Archale. 2012. © Austin Lord

Upper Langtang Valley. 2012. © Austin Lord

Upper Langtang Valley. 2012. © Austin Lord

Brickworks near the Chobar Gorge, Lalitpur. 2012. © Austin Lord

Brickworks near the Chobar Gorge, Lalitpur. 2012. © Austin Lord

Kathmandu. 2012. © Austin Lord

Kathmandu. 2012. © Austin Lord

Thorung La, Manang / Mustang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Thorung La, Manang / Mustang. 2012. © Austin Lord

Austin Lord is a graduate student at the Yale School of Forestry & Environmental Studies, focusing in political ecology and environmental anthropology. He is currently in Nepal conducting research on changing conditions of mobility in watersheds affected by hydropower development. Prior to this work, Austin studied Hydrology at Portland State University, and economics and photography at Dartmouth College. Between research efforts and wanderings he resides in central Vermont. More of his photos can be viewed on www.austinlord.com

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