photography: #donbassdiary: donetsk013

june 14, 2014. the tail section and other debris from a ukrainian army plane downed by pro russian forces lie in a field, lugansk, ukraine. plane in a field of tall grass. one pro russian starts pulling a huge wire from the field. says 'claymore'. we all want to get closer. i ask a soldier to lead us to the plane in a single file. i turn around to check on my guys, m. is texting on his phone, e. is taking photos with his phone. i shout. they stop. we film. someone shouts 'helicopter!', we get out same way we got in. i turn around to check on my guys, e. is nowhere to be found. i shout. he appears.

june 14, 2014. the tail section and other debris from a ukrainian army plane downed by pro russian forces lie in a field, lugansk, ukraine. plane in a field of tall grass. one pro russian starts pulling a huge wire from the field. says 'claymore'. we all want to get closer. i ask a soldier to lead us to the plane in a single file. i turn around to check on my guys, m. is texting on his phone, e. is taking photos with his phone. i shout. they stop. we film. someone shouts 'helicopter!', we get out same way we got in. i turn around to check on my guys, e. is nowhere to be found. i shout. he appears.