Target Practice

 Over the past six years, German photographer Herlinde Koelbl visited some 30 countries and created series of images for the project Targets, photographing practice targets used for training marksmen-soldiers.  How to create an image of the enemy? The photo above was taken in Mali.

USA

USA

United Arab Emirates

United Arab Emirates

France

France

Lebanon

Lebanon

Great Britain

Great Britain

Lebanon

Lebanon

Great Britain

Great Britain

Austria

Austria

Algeria

Algeria

Algeria
Algeria

 

Mali

Afganistan

Afganistan

Russia

Russia

Mali

Russia

Russia

USA

USA

Mali

Mali

 

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One comment on “Target Practice

  1. Fascinating and terrifying – can I ask you a question – which you might not be able to answer? In the USA photo – just above the last Mali photo – there are people lying on the ground. Is this some new kind of shooting range where the video reacts when you hit somebody?

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