Food of the World in 23 Eye-Opening Photos

These photos are part of the book, ‘Hungry Planet : What the World Eats’ by Peter Menzel and Faith D’Aluision which depicts the increase of processed foods in the western countries and in the diets of many developing countries in the world over. 

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These portraits feature pictures of each family with a week’s worth of food purchases. The project explores long-asked questions on whether diet, lifestyle and health are dominated by uncontrollable forces like poverty, conflict and globalization.

1. China

China

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2. Germany

Germany

3. France

France

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4. North Carolina, USA

USA

5. Kuwait

Kuwait

6. Turkey

Turkey

7. India

India

8. Britain

Britain

9. Mexico

Mexico

10. Australia

Australia

11. Italy

Italy

12. Japan

Japa

13. Luxembourg

Luxembourg

14. Texas, USA

texas

15. Mongolia

Mongolia

16. Canada

Canada

17. Poland

Poland

18. Guatemala

Guatemala

19. Ecuador

Ecuador

20. California, USA

California, USA

21. Bhutan

Bhutan

22. Chad

Chad

23. Mali

Mali

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