Photography at the end of the world

Our Photographer of the Month uses her work to foster understanding of cultures so different to our own.

Nicole Smoot is an Alaskan traveller turned photographer and blogger.

Nicole travels to hard to reach and difficult destinations to capture their natural beauty and foster a deeper understanding of the cultures that make them so special.

Here are same of her favourite shots:

Eagle River, Alaska

Sana’a, Yemen

Erg Chebbi, Morocco

Wakhan Corridor, Afghanistan

Mazar e Sharif, Afghanistan

Dixsam Plateau, Socotra, Yemen

Sary Goram,  Tajikistan

Fann Mountains, Tajikistan

Zontik Falls, Republic of Artsakh

Hormuz Island, Iran