Ciril Jazbec, born in Slovenia in 1987, moved from commercial photography to photo journalism. Jazbec’s documentary work now focusses primarily on the effects of climate change and the societal interplay between tradition and modernity. In 2013 he won the Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award. This earned him a new Leica M (Typ 240).
An expedition into a disappearing world: Leica Oskar Barnack Newcomer Award-winner Ciril Jazbec travelled to Greenland to document the consequences of climate change in the region. The glaciers are melting while at the same time many traditional ways of life are gradually disappearing. Images from a world impacted by global environmental change.