Afghanistan / 2002 in Pictures / Photos by Jonathan Wiggs

Introduction
Caves in Bamiyan
Portraits
Afghanistan in Transition
Hope for the Future
 
Jonathan Wiggs
Jonathan Wiggs
Jonathan Wiggs, 49, was born in New Haven, Conn., and grew up in New York City.

After a stint as a Navy hospital corpsman, Wiggs went to college at State University of New York at Oswego and earned a BA.

Wiggs began his career at the St. Petersburg Times as a lab technician. He got his first job as a photographer at the Raleigh News & Observer, then later returned to the Times as a photographer. In 1989, he landed a job as a photographer at The Boston Globe.

During his career, Wiggs has covered the Persian Gulf War, the U.S. invasion of Panama, and Ground Zero in New York.

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