Subagh Singh Khalsa meditates in his house as a daily morning routine August 23, 2016.
A Syrian refugee pushes the curtain that acts as a door to her living space as she walks outside into the Kofinou refugee camp in Cyprus March 21, 2016. Many refugees seeking asylum in Kofinou ask that their faces not be shown due to the possibility of being kicked out for voicing their opinions. Kofinou camp accepts refugees from Africa and the Middle East but has struggled to aid them with even the basic necessities like dish soap, toiletries and other cleaning supplies.
Amanda Galindo smokes a cigarette at her friend Alyssa Keowns birthday party September 3, 2016.
Workshop II dance students dress in their full attire at the Carnahan-Jackson Dance Studios August 3, 2016. The Chautauqua Ballet program is an extensive world-renowned program known for hosting talented dancers and professional instructors.
Habibah walks through the open markets of the cultural center, Büyük Han, on the Turkish side of Cyprus March 13, 2016. After the Turkish Invasion of Cyprus, the United Nations created a buffer zone between the Greek Cypriots and the Turkish Cypriots in 1974. Talk of reunifying the country is on way but today; Northern Cyprus thrives with Turkish culture.
Subagh Singh Khalsa meditates in his Chautauquan house as a daily morning routine August 23, 2016. Khalsa leads the Mystic Heart Meditation Program, where he provides opportunities for Chautauquans to gather and center themselves through meditation, contemplation and other universal techniques of religious and wisdom traditions.
A boy is silhouetted against the Martin Luther King, Jr. monument in Washington, D.C. Since the opening, The National Park Service has recorded more than 5 million visitors to the monument.
The Chautauqua Symphony Orchestra and the Music School Festival Orchestra, under the baton of CSO music director and principal conductor Rossen Milanov, perform Richard Strauss’ “An Alpine Symphony” (or Eine Alpensinfonie) Op. 64 Saturday in the Amphitheater. Cellist and photographer Tobias Melle contributed images he captured on a three-month trip in the Bavarian Alps, which were projected onto screens as the CSO and MSFO played. Melle was present to keep the slide show in sync with the music.