Nicole Bengiveno

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Nicole has also been a staff photographer for the San Francisco Examiner and the New York Daily News as well as a participant in the Day in the Life Book series, beginning with the first project, A Day in the Life of Australia, and continuing with Canada, Japan, America,

California, Spain, Soviet Union, China, Italy, Ireland, Hollywood, and Thailand.

Photographs © Nicole Bengiveno

A moment with Andre the Giant, who I was assigned to photograph for a feature story in PEOPLE Magazine
  
Tennessee Valley Road beach in Marin, California
  
Basketball clinic in the Brownsville neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York
     
  
A Fidel Castro mural in Havana Cuba
  
Inside 10 West, a voluntary crack detox program at Brooklyn's Interfaith Medical Center
  
The beginnings of Khao I Dang refugee camp in Thailand near the border of Cambodia
     
  
The beginning of the Khao I Dang Cambodian refugee camp in Thailand where a girl was given a bowl for food that she placed on her head just after arriving at the camp.
  
A high school football game played in San Francisco weather.
  
Gay and lesbian couples in San Francisco turned their domestic partners registration at City Hall into a massive wedding.
     
  
Moscow winter morning commuters looking through steamed bus windows
  
The changing of the guard at Lenin's Tomb, Red Square in Moscow
  
A Day in the Life of Russia: Portrait of a mother and son in St Petersburg formerly Leningrad.
     
  
A memorial site dedicated to the Katyn massacre of Polish soldiers, revealed after the fall of communism by the Soviets
  
An investigative story of children caught in the cycle of neglect at one of the hotels used by the city to house homeless families. A child makes a game out of discarded electrial cable.
  
An investigative story of children caught in the cycle of neglect at one of the hotels used by the city to house homeless families. Fire escapes are unsafe playgrounds.
     
  
A young wife and mother at home in Fuzhou China, cares for her son and waits to hear the fate of her husband. He ended-up in a U.S. detention center after the ship he was smuggled in on went adrift off of the shore of Queens, NY.
  
Mei Hua, a fishing port in Fuzhou China, that is well known for smuggling activity.
  
Anton LaVey, author of the Satanic Bible, photographed at 5am (his request) in San Francisco
     
  
A Day in the Life of Austraiia: the day begins at a Hare Krishna farm at Murwillumbah in north-eastern New South Wales; Gopi has entered the diety chamber where offerings are made to Krishna.
  
A Day in the Life of Japan: The last day of basic infantry training for 191 young women at the Ground Self Defense Force Base in Asaka, near Tokyo.
  
A Day in the Life of Japan: The last day of basic infantry training for 191 young women at the Ground Self Defense Force Base in Asaka, near Tokyo. Announcments were made for postings and friends said their goodbyes.
     
  
San Francisco Bay afternoon, a beach all to himself, almost.