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Human Parts

Past Is Prologue

What I Saw Documenting an Insurrection

A photographer’s perspective on recent events at the Capitol

All photos courtesy of the author

If the last four years were a Hollywood screenplay, January 6th would have been a scene in the series finale. The moment where characters of seasons past reunite in a climactic moment four years in the making.




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James Townsend

James Townsend

James Townsend is a freelance photographer & educator. His work has been seen on NYT, CNN, ABC, BBC & more. or @jamesgoesplaces on IG.

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