Photographers' Blog

My day in a California prison

June 6, 2011

The first inkling I had that it wasn’t going to be an ordinary day at work was the dress code; no tight or revealing clothing, no blue jeans, no blue shirts, no orange clothing, no jewelry, no cell phones.

Drumming to the sound of a different beat

October 18, 2010

The Drumming Inmates from Taiwan from Nicky Loh on Vimeo.

While shooting this feature on prisoners trying to reform themselves through the art of traditional drumming, I was reminded of a question once posed to me by a lecturer when I was 18. Are all men inherently evil or is it society that makes them so?