Jodi Hilton Jodi Hilton

Jodi Hilton is an independent photographer and journalist based in Istanbul, Turkey. She has more than 10 years experience and her work has been published in The New York Times, Time Magazine, The Wall Street Journal, and numerous other magazines and newspapers. She enjoys shooting travel, features, cultural, news and human interest stories. She normally shoots with Canon 5D M2 and fixed primes lenses.

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Camel Wrestling in Turkey
Pelitkoy, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
03 Feb 2013

Male camels wrestle in each in an ancient sport popular in Western Turkey.

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Pakistan's Hindu Kush Mountains
karachi
By Jodi Hilton
01 Jul 2008

High in Pakistan's Hindu Kush Mountains live a 3000-strong minority tribe called the Kalasha. Surviving through agriculture and practicing an ancient, polytheistic religion. They are under increasing pressure to convert to Islam, the majority religion.

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Kurdish Nomads (6 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
05 Dec 2012

Nomadic Kurdish children with one of their family's sheep. They are members of a nomadic family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurdish Nomads (5 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
12 May 2011

Nomadic Kurdish children play near their family's camp. They are members of a nomadic family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurdish Nomads (4 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
12 May 2011

A nomadic Kurdish boy goes to fetch water. He is a member of a nomadic family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurdish Nomads (3 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
12 May 2011

A nomadic Kurdish woman washes her feet before praying. She is a member of a nomadic family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurdish Nomads (2 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
12 May 2011

Horses belonging to a nomadic Kurdish family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurdish Nomads (1 of 27)
Idil, Turkey
By Jodi Hilton
11 May 2011

A Kurdish shepherd and patriarch of a nomadic family that migrates around Southeastern Turkey during the spring, summer and fall seasons in order to graze sheep and goats. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON

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Kurds on Hunger Strike in Turkey
ISTANBUL, TURKEY
By Jodi Hilton
14 Nov 2012

Kurdish activists hold candles during a vigil in a park in the Okmeydani district of Istanbul. After thousands of Kurdish political prisoners staged a hunger strike, they were joined by friends, relatives and supporters. PHOTO BY JODI HILTON