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Karl Grobl is one of the world's most respected and experienced Humanitarian photographers. Specializing in the photographic documentation of relief efforts and development work of NGOs worldwide, Karl has shot for more than 80 different NGOs in over 50 countries. His photographs reveal the human side of issues faced by people across the globe,offering viewers intimate glimpses into the lives of ordinary people in places few will ever visit. Karl's images provide an opportunity for viewers to better understand the personal struggles and triumphs of people living in difficult and often dire circumstances. "My goal is to create high-impact, evocative images which not only inform, but also stir a viewer's emotions, images that cause reflection upon and empathy with another human being's struggle. When successful, my photos reveal a common humanity, allowing viewers to see a bit of themselves in other human beings, half a world away."