In my work, I attempt to break through the clichés and stereotypes that divide our world by concentrating on the emotions that humanity has in common. No one will care about a culture different from their own unless they can relate to it first. Empathy is the goal.
The US documentary photographer Andrea Bruce highlights the issues of those living in the aftermath of war. For over 10 years she has chronicled the world's most troubled areas, focusing on Iraq and Afghanistan. She was a staff photographer for the Washington Post and her awards include top honours from the White House News Photographers Association.