Rip Hopkins

Rip Hopkins makes portraits of ordinary folks with a sincerity and seriousness that belies the humor of his work. Born in England in 1972, he studied industrial design at ENSCI (Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Création Industrielle) in Paris. Working with Médecins Sans Frontières (Doctors Without Borders) he has made photoreportages and documentaries in numerous countries including South Sudan, Bosnia, Liberia, Uganda, Ingushetia, and East Timor.