Photo journal: The world through my fingers

Published January 28th, 2016

We're happy to present this creative and inspiring photo essay from journalist and internet entrepreneur Rafat Ali. He spent more than a year globetrotting, searching for isolated places off the beaten path.

This series highlights images taken through a particular frame of reference: his fingers. Enjoy.

A deer head as a decorative, in the local gers near Uureg Lake in northwest Mongolia. Picture: Rafat Ali
So, so cold. Fresh pure water in the Khukh Serkh mountain range in western Mongolia near the China border. Picture: Rafat Ali
On the enchanting island of Anjouan, in the Comoros Islands off the east coast of Africa. Picture: Rafat Ali
Dead fish at the very mosquito-infested Achit Lake in western Mongolia. Picture: Rafat Ali
By the very salty Uureg Lake in northwestern Mongolia. Picture: Rafat Ali
Scottish west coast port of Oban, as framed by a shell on the beach. Picture: Rafat Ali
Ashes to ashes, dust to dust. In remote eastern desert dunes of eastern Mongolia. Picture: Rafat Ali
On the other side of the hike in Hornstrandir, Iceland's northernmost peninsula. Picture: Rafat Ali
Trekking over snow mountains in Hornstrandir, Iceland's northernmost peninsula.


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