National Geographic : 2014 Oct
YourShot.ngm.com VISIONS EDITOR’S NOTE Hemant Deswal New Delhi, India While visiting northern India, Deswal and his friends had to stop amid heavy rain at a hotel in Pulga. In a common room they met a young girl. Timid at first, she later started a pillow fight with one of Deswal’s friends. Larry Deemer Breezy Point, New York During a trip to Nova Scotia, Deemer hiked with friends on Cheticamp Island. They stopped to rest in a patch of grass. “It was such a beautiful backdrop,” Deemer says, “so I started taking pictures to record our time together.” “ When we asked to see versions of homes, we were surprised with the array of places people find comfort and identity. Homes vary widely and aren’t always places to live.” — Susan Welchman, National Geographic photo editor Home Assignment It’s both a place and a feeling. Our members showed us inside their intimate worlds.