About the Book
Afghanistan, a country ravaged by conflict longer than memory. Never fully subjugated by any invading host, it remains a harsh, desolate and feudal country that has been home to the Afghan people for thousands of years.
Through multiple successive wars and the current conflict which has been raging for over a decade, the Afghan people still try to lead normal lives.
Faces of Afghanistan shows the human side of a country steeped in a history of violence.
Having been in the military for over half his life. Glúmr Vigmaðr has been to many countries, both in personal travel and on account of his service. Glúmr has always found a form of peace through his photography, a moment where all of the chaos fades to a single moment, a single photograph. Moments he wishes to share with those who are willing.