Innocence Lost: Portraits of Marines Before, During and After service in Afghanistan

If ever there is one event that is romanticized, it is War. Otherwise, who would want to go to war, face getting killed and kill others. Photographer Claire Felicie followed 20 Dutch Marines between October 2009 and September 2010 and took pictures of their faces before, during and after deployment in Afghanistan. The results are not surprising, but sad nevertheless, as we see the alterations that take place, if sometimes they are only perceived subtly.

Read the article and view the images at: Daily Mail.