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On the road to Khayelitsha’s Department of Coffee for an interview with an Uber driver, Cape Town, 2015 (photo © Andrea Pollio)

People clearing rubble after the second world war destruction of Warsaw, 1945 (photo © Poland’s National Digital Archive, Narodowe Archiwum Cyfrowe)

‘Goodbye Mordor’ advertising campaign, Warsaw, 2016 (photo © Michael Dembinski, reproduced with permission)