In the heart of Southeastern Europe lies Albania, a nation with a tumultuous past, striving for a brighter future. This photographic project offers a perspective on this country’s transformation, captured through the lens of an outsider. As Albania emerges from the shadows of its communist history and surges forward, the lingering scars of the past remain starkly visible, creating a poignant and captivating narrative.

Albania, once isolated by its iron curtain, is now embracing the winds of change with open arms. Yet, amidst this transformation, the old wounds of the past have not completely faded.  The traditional Albanian way of life persists, despite the rapid modernization.