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Story Publication logo June 22, 2017

Detours Podcast Episode 2: Andrew Quilty


Buzkashi players battle for a headless calf in northern Afghanistan. Image by Jason Motlagh. Afrghanistan, 2017.

Detours is a free-ranging weekly podcast that explores the working lives of multimedia storytellers...

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Freelance Photographer Andrew Quilty.
Freelance Photographer Andrew Quilty.

Andrew Quilty is an Australian freelance photographer who has been based in Afghanistan since late 2013. His clients include The New York TimesThe Washington PostThe GuardianTime and Harper's. In 2016, he won a George Polk Award for his coverage of a deadly U.S. airstrike on a Doctors Without Borders clinic in the northern Afghan city of Kunduz. He has also been named Australia's freelance journalist of the year. Follow him on Instagram @andrewquilty.

"The more this conflict spirals downhill, it makes me think more and more carefully about how worthwhile taking risks to document it is."

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