Posts by Anna Gragert

March 17, 2016

All-Female Flight Crew Lands Plane in Saudi Arabia, Where It’s Illegal for Them to Drive

A historic moment took place when an all-female flight crew landed a Royal Brunei plane in Saudi Arabia, on February 23rd. It ended up being a very significant event because women aren’t even allowed to drive a car in the country. Only men can get a driver’s license in Saudi Arabia, whereas women will be fined or arrested if they’re seen driving in public.

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March 16, 2016

Hospital Patient Turns Her Medical Treatments into Glamorous Photo Shoots

Visiting the hospital or doctor’s office can be an intimidating experience. After all, the neutral tones, sterile smells, metal fixtures, and anxiety-inducing procedures aren’t exactly comforting. Artist Karolyn Gehrig became all too familiar with this sense of unease and discomfort after she began regularly visiting the hospital to treat Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome, a disorder that mainly affects the joints, skin, and blood vessels.

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March 15, 2016

Winners of the B&W Child Photography Contest Capture the Universal Essence of Childhood

Childhood is a pivotal time in our lives that beautifully represents a journey of growth. As children, we have the chance to explore the world while we aim to discover more about ourselves and our surroundings. We can live life in a carefree fashion, since being a kid is all about making mistakes and learning from them. Yet, being so young can be equally as scary as it is exciting.

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