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Louie Palu

Louie Palu is an award-winning documentary photographer whose work has appeared in numerous publications, festivals, and exhibitions internationally. His work has been published in the New Yorker, the New York Times, Time, Newsweek, the Atlantic, the Washington Post, the Economist, the Globe and Mail, and the Sunday Times Magazine. He has worked on assignment internationally and over the course of the last four years has focused on the war in Afghanistan and the Guantánamo Bay detention facility.


The Golden Triangle

December 28, 2011 | Multimedia

Louie Palu describes his twelve years of photographing the mines and mining towns of the Canadian Shield

Total War

Canadian soldiers walk through smoke and dust at dusk after blasting an insurgent weapons cache in the Sperwan area of Panjwai District. The cracks of gunfire echoed down Highway 1, then there was silence. The moon had yet to appear ov [...]

Shooting Gitmo: Day Two

March 31, 2010 | Reporting

It is apparent that perhaps a new regime is taking hold here. Some of the restrictions are being slowly loosened.