Lincoln Clarkes – Heroines.

 

In 1997, Toronto photographer Lincoln Clarkes began shooting for his stunning, albeit shocking photo series of over 300 female heroin addicts in Vancouver’s downtown eastside. heroins2 heroins3 heroins6 heroins7 heroins heroins4 heroins5

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One thought on “Lincoln Clarkes – Heroines.

  1. Wow. A familiar scene as to where I grew up. I wonder where some of these women are today. The woman holding a hand mirror shooting the needle in her neck is a very sad photograph.

    I find that each photo doesn’t exploit these woman but captures a moment in their lives in a very dignified way. You see beyond the heroine and in turn see them.

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