Michael Cohen’s “Open Minds, Open Doors” Captures the Dignity of Syrian Refugees

All images by Michael Cohen. Used with permission.

The plight of the Syrian Refugee crisis is only part of the story; Michael Cohen’s “Open Minds, Open Doors” helps tell the world a more complete one.

After a 25-year hiatus from Photography, Michael decided to return to the world of photography with a deep seeded need to use photography as a tool to contribute to his community. While Michael has the typical repertoire of Street, Wildlife, and Landscape images; his work has helped tell the stories of many non-profits in fields ranging from education, to felon rehabilitation, to inner city youth. Through it all, Michael’s camera is fixed on telling the stories that would otherwise get lost in a sea of instant information – helping us connect to the human beings that are captured by his lens.

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