What is it about a crying baby that hits us at our core? Photographer Jill Greenberg asks us to explore those complicated emotions in this series, End Times. With gut-wrenching emotion, these babies show their frustration in the only way they know how.
Jill’s powerful images aren’t meant to just mirror our own frustration. The series was created back in 2006, a few years after George W. Bush was reelected. As Jill once said, “I also thought they made a kind of political statement about the current state of anxiety a lot of people are in about the future of the country. Sometimes I just feel like crying about the way things are going.”
If you’re interested, here’s the complete story behind these photos.