21st century photography

METROPOLIS: With more than half the world’s population concentrated in urban areas, megacities are a swirl of 21st-century energy and humanity - photography & text by Martin Roemers - National Geographic March 2017

  • “Seen from a rooftop, the urban bustle of Lagos, Nigeria, is a blurry mosaic of colors. Africa is a rapidly urbanizing continent. By 2030 its three current megacities - Lagos, Cairo, and Kinshasa - will likely be joined by Dar es Salaam, Johannesburg, and Luanda.”

Sir Winston Churchill whilst a Lieutenant attached to the 21st Lancers during the Sudan Campaign or River War.

Winston Churchill personally rode in a charge of the 21st during the Battle of Omdurman.

Ettore Spalletti