brianlehmannphotography

@brianlehmannphotography

Brian Lehmann

American photojournalist. Fulbright scholar. Alexia Foundation grantee. Contributor to The New York Times and National Geographic Magazine. Speaker.

87 Instagram photos posted by @brianlehmannphotography

by @brianlehmannphotography
2 days ago
The world's most #famous half #man, Short E. Dangerously, #fire breathing at his house in #Daytona #Beach, #Florida.
by @brianlehmannphotography
1 week ago
On the #island of #Sulawesi in #Indonesia the Torajans have a #unique secret, how they handle the #dead. Here locals remove their #family member's #body from #tombs to inspect, #clean and #remember. #death #famous #natgeo #love #glasses #unreal #skin #skincare
by @brianlehmannphotography
1 week ago
Jay Braggart balances a #sword on his #nose backstage at the #famous World of Wonders Sideshow performing at the #Minnesota State Fair in St. Paul.
by @brianlehmannphotography
3 weeks ago
#Rice fields after a #rainstorm in Toraja, on the island of #Sulawesi, #Indonesia.
by @brianlehmannphotography
4 weeks ago
A mahout decorates his #elephant before going into the #British #Embassy to be displayed at an event in #Delhi, #India. A mahouts #job is to be a caretaker to one elephant, sometimes for #life.
by @brianlehmannphotography
1 month ago
Aaron Wollin flies off his #skateboard. Known for his daredevil activities Wollin says he once skateboarded with #tonyhawk. His #legs were amputated at the age of two from a #rare disease called sacral agenesis.
by @brianlehmannphotography
1 month ago
Rebecca Ostroff showing off her iron jaw routine on the trapeze at the Kelly Miller #Circus. #trapeze #iron #crazy
by @brianlehmannphotography
1 month ago
#Coffee shop above Thame, #Nepal near Mount #Everest, deep in the #Himalayas.
by @brianlehmannphotography
2 months ago
Kids #play in the back of a truck full of wheat while their parents #harvest the years crop in South Dakota.
by @brianlehmannphotography
2 months ago
During a #rare #death ritual Marta Bura Rante Tampang's family #honors her life by sitting her #body up in a chair for two days at her home in Toraja, #Indonesia.
by @brianlehmannphotography
2 months ago
Aaron Wollin, known as Short E. Dangerously while performing around the world, does a handstand off a bowling ball on the Hellzapoppin #Circus Sideshow in Sioux City, #Iowa. Wollin's legs were amputated at the age of two from a rare disease called sacral agenesis.
by @brianlehmannphotography
2 months ago
Snowflake catcher. #dogsitting #puppy4sale #whitegold
by @brianlehmannphotography
3 months ago
Each year nearly 1/2 million sandhill #cranes #migrate through #Nebraska using the Platte #River to roost at #night. Here they leave the #river early in the #morning to feed in nearby cornfields and meadows.
by @brianlehmannphotography
3 months ago
Trying to financially #survive, #Haitian men pull a #tree down to make charcoal and sell at a local #market. Unfortunately some mountainsides in #Haiti have been deforested so badly all the dirt has washed into the ocean, leaving none left for vegetation to #grow.
by @brianlehmannphotography
4 months ago
Mahouts feed grasses to their #elephants in #Delhi, #India. A mahouts job is to tend to their elephant sometimes for it's entire life. At one point in Delhi elephants were used to lift or pull heavy objects, but in modern times they have been replaced by machines and are mostly a #tourist attraction.
by @brianlehmannphotography
4 months ago
A man uncovers his #vintage #car inside a garage in Havana, #Cuba.