Order the Country Roots Music Issue

From Dolly Parton to Hank Williams, the Country Roots Music Issue covers the icons you love with writing from contributors new and old! Order today and get a free compilation CD with nineteen carefully selected tracks.

Images © J Henry Fair, www.industrialscars.com. Flights provided by Tom Hastings, www.SouthWings.org

Ravanging Beauty

Photographs of the Texas Gulf Coast

The landscape photography of J Henry Fair explores the permeable boundary between unearthly beauty and unspeakable environmental destruction. These aerial photographs, part of Fair’s ongoing “Industrial Scars” project, were taken over the Gulf Coast of Texas in December 2012.  


Enjoy these photographs? Subscribe to the Oxford American. 

J Henry Fair

J Henry Fair’s work has been featured in such publications as The New York Times, National Geographic, Rolling Stone, Die Zeit, Le Figaro, and Scientific American. His book Industrial Scars: The Hidden Costs of Consumption was published by Papadakis of London. Born in Charleston, South Carolina, Fair is now based in New York City and Berlin.