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Looking home

This series of poignant portraits by VII photographer Adam Ferguson offers an  intimate glimpse of U.S. troops stationed in Afghanistan as they use social networking websites and programs such as Skype to communicate with friends and family at home.

View the photos at VII Magazine.

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