Minneapolis, MN, USA
Alex Potter (b. 1989) is a photographer and journalist working between the Midwest and Middle East.
Since 2012, she has focused on issue of conflict and mistrust in communities and effect on future generations. In her work, Alex aims to bridge the gap between the foreign and familiar by creating thought-provoking and emotional images.
Her work can be seen in publications like the New York Times, Washington Post, Newsweek, and NPR.
Alex is a founding member of the Koan Collective of photographers.
- Breaking news
- Military embed
- RISC training
The Cost of War
Yemeni brothers climb the broken stairs of an apartment building damaged by airstrikes in the Faj Attan district of Sana'a, Yemen on August 17, 2015. Faj Attan mountain may have a large weapons cache inside, which, if hit by an airstrike, some assume could wipe out half the city.