Chernobyl personnel check their contamination levels at the Semikhody radiation checkpoint as they exit the plant. Behind the checkpoint, items pinned on a bulletin board include two recent obituaries, details about a volleyball tournament, an ad for a taxi company, and a lost hat.
This photograph is part the book of Would You Stay?, by Michael Forster Rothbart, published by TED Books in 2013. The photos come from Forster Rothbart’s two long-term...more »
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