The Bolivian Altiplano is almost equal in height to the Tibetan plateau and has seen the rise and fall of some of South America’s most advanced civilisations. Rich in mineral wealth, it remains a crucial part of Bolivia’s economy, though the majority of its inhabitants are poor. This highway when complete will greatly improve the transportation of raw materials between Bolivia and Chile. Bolivia.
About James Morgan
James is a multi award-winning film director and photojournalist. His in-depth photographic features have appeared in National Geographic, The Guardian, BBC, Sunday Times and many others, while his film work spans features, documentaries, commercials and music videos with clients ranging from Sony and Adidas to Vice and Mercedes Benz. James is represented by both Panos Pictures and Getty Images in London and is a Fellow of the International League of Conservation Photographers. Find out more about James and his work.