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North Korea in Color 001
By Ulrik Pedersen
13 Jun 2014

Across Pyongyang people wait in long lines for buses to arrive.

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North Korea in Color 002
By Ulrik Pedersen
13 Jun 2014

Old jet fighters on an airstrip in northern North Korea. The military equipment in North Korea is outdated and it is unclear how well it works.

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North Korea in Color 003
By Ulrik Pedersen
13 Jun 2014

The landscape in Northern North Korea is varied, green and mountainous.

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North Korea in Color 004
By Ulrik Pedersen
13 Jun 2014

A framed family portrait in a local house in northern North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 005
By Ulrik Pedersen
12 Jun 2014

This truck runs on firewood and/or coal, due to a lack of gasoline which has to be imported. The government has limited access to dollars with which to import goods such as gasoline.

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North Korea in Color 006
By Ulrik Pedersen
12 Jun 2014

Chilbo, North Korea Flight attendants from Air Koryo, North Korea's national airline

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North Korea in Color 007
By Ulrik Pedersen
12 Jun 2014

A rural village among rice fields which is the stable food of North Korea. The government is trying to let farmers have 30% of their harvest.

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North Korea in Black and White 001
By Ulrik Pedersen
11 Jun 2014

many soldiers are visiting mount Pakteu due to it's history and importance for Koreans. North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 002
By Ulrik Pedersen
11 Jun 2014

Mount Pakteu, in the state's official history as the birthplace of Kim Jong-il, is located at the border between China and North Korea. North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 008
By Ulrik Pedersen
11 Jun 2014

Mount Pakteu with a clear view of the lake. Mount Pakteu is believed to be the birthplace of Korea, and has a holy place in the nation's history.

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North Korea in Color 009
By Ulrik Pedersen
11 Jun 2014

Soldiers taking pictures of each other at Mount Pakteu in northern North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 003
By Ulrik Pedersen
11 Jun 2014

with the importance of Mt. Pakteu in the history of Korea many soldiers are walking to the top on a daily basis. Mount Pakteu, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 004
By Ulrik Pedersen
10 Jun 2014

an ice skating ring has been built in Pyongyang for all to use. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 005
By Ulrik Pedersen
10 Jun 2014

residents walking around one of the mainy squares of Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 006
By Ulrik Pedersen
08 Jun 2014

an almost empty main square in Hamhung. with no dollars for fuel there are very few cars in most of North Korea. Hamhung, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 007
By Ulrik Pedersen
08 Jun 2014

with limited dollars to buy fuel any chance to get a ride is used outside Hamhung. Hamhung, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 008
By Ulrik Pedersen
08 Jun 2014

people gather to work in the rice fields during planting season. Hamhung, North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 014
By Ulrik Pedersen
07 Jun 2014

A newspaper at a ski resort with a picture of Kim Jong Un, the leader of North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 015
By Ulrik Pedersen
07 Jun 2014

Propaganda posters the type of which can be seen across the country.

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North Korea in Black and White 009
By Ulrik Pedersen
07 Jun 2014

Woman in Wosan in front of pictures of the president and general. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 010
By Ulrik Pedersen
07 Jun 2014

tram passing by children in Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 016
By Ulrik Pedersen
06 Jun 2014

Residents relaxing in the Kaeson Youth Park . The amusement park was opened in 1984.

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North Korea in Color 017
By Ulrik Pedersen
06 Jun 2014

A couple's marriage photoshoot in rural Hamhung.

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North Korea in Black and White 011
By Ulrik Pedersen
06 Jun 2014

shoes and shirts of school children singing at children's games days. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 012
By Ulrik Pedersen
06 Jun 2014

cool girl at day where students where competing in different disciplines. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 018
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

The Pyongyang skyline dominated by the impressive pyramid hotel. Building started in 1987 but is apparently finished now.

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North Korea in Color 019
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

A female worker waits for a train in the metro in Pyongyang. The metro has 2 lines and 17 stations in total.

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North Korea in Black and White 013
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

man reading a free newspaper in the metro. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 014
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

school children walking up the stairs of the Russian inspired metro station. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 015
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

access tunnel to Pyongyang metro. The metro was opened in 1969. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 016
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

across Pyongyang people are waiting for busses either due to low number of busses or bad planning . Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 017
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

High school students walking together in Pyongyang. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 018
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

family walking during harsh sunshine on the streets of Pyongyang . Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 021
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

A newlywed couple have a marriage photo shoot at the new war museum in Pyongyang.

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North Korea in Black and White 019
By Ulrik Pedersen
05 Jun 2014

People walking among high rise buildings with slogans in the back. There are slogans across the country, both in cities and countryside. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 020
By Ulrik Pedersen
04 Jun 2014

Very few shops are visible on the streets of Pyongyang and with the lack of fuel many people are walking. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 021
By Ulrik Pedersen
04 Jun 2014

cyclist and pedestrians along the Taedong River. With not enough fuel most people have to walk or take a bicycle. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Black and White 022
By Ulrik Pedersen
04 Jun 2014

The skyline of Pyongyang with the 105 floor Ryugyong Hotel in the middle . The hotel was started in 1987 and is apparently finished now. Pyongyang, North Korea.

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North Korea in Color 022
By Ulrik Pedersen
04 Jun 2014

A view of the Pyongyang skyline with a factory in the background.

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North Korea in Black and White 023
By Ulrik Pedersen
03 Jun 2014

One of the numerous bronze statues of Kim Il Sung, eternal president of North Korea. Pyongyang, North Korea.