Haiti and beauty aren’t words that naturally pair in our minds. But that’s what photojournalist Maggie Steber sees. “Maybe it’s not what we outsiders would recognize as beauty,” says Steber, who’s visited and revisited the country on and off assignment for 30 years. “Maybe it’s an audacious idea that there’s beauty in poor places. But in Haiti, it exists … .” Steber teamed with University of Miami multimedia graduate students to build a website sharing the Haiti she loves. You can see and hear the beauty at www.audacityofbeauty.com.

Maggie Steber