Cape Asbestos: The Photography of Hein DuPlessis

Hein DuPlessis is a South African photographer specializing in social documentary. Visit his website for contact information, biography and more photographs. Hein has kindly offered us permission to display some of his work documenting the effects of the asbestos industry in South Africa.

X-ray of a mesothelioma patient: Hein DuPlessis
Community Protest Action, Prieska: Hein DuPlessis
Community Protest Action, Prieska: Hein DuPlessis
Sarah Thys, Wife of a farm worker, Koegas: Hein DuPlessis
Asbestos Street, Prieska, South Africa : Hein DuPlessis
Asbestos Fibre: Hein DuPlessis