‘Big man’ syndrome is deeply embedded in highland culture and leaders are expected to be completely self-sufficient. When the Landcruiser he’s driving finally gets stuck in deep mud, Thompson Harokaqveh commandeers a JCB and starts clearing the topsoil. Papua New Guinea.
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.