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Nur Otan election campaign

I recently had the privilege of photographing five candidates in Astana for their election campaigns during the extraordinary elections of the Mazhilis of the Parliament of the Republic of Kazakhstan, held on January 15 and 16, 2012. These sessions were held at a crucial time, with seven political parties contesting the elections.

Each candidate brought their unique perspectives and goals for their role in shaping Kazakhstan's future. My goal was to capture their sincerity and commitment through my photography, presenting each genuinely and respectfully.

The final images were used in their campaign materials, helping to communicate their messages to the electorate. Impressively, all five candidates won their respective races, highlighting the importance of authentic and relatable visual presentation in political campaigns.

This experience was an insightful journey into the intersection of photography and politics, emphasizing the subtle yet powerful role that images can play in this voting process.

Astana, Kazakhstan


Canon 40D


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