What happened to the people who walked
February 8, 2014 10:37 AM Subscribe
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Photographer Shannon Jensen
's series “The Long Walk”
documents the shoes belonging to some of the 30,000 refugees who traveled by foot across the border from Sudan’s Blue Nile state over to neighboring South Sudan. Additional background
on the Amnesty award-winning project.Ms. Jensen also feared that no matter how clever her pictures were, no one would pay attention and realized that she needed a different visual strategy. She had been trying to make ever more dramatic images to attract the world’s attention, but while reviewing images one night she had a moment of insight — the answer was not more sophisticated images.