James Rippingale is a UK-based journalist and photographer available for assignments worldwide. He is a regular contributor and feature writer for Al Jazeera, with a focus on human rights and lives lived on society’s fringe as well as issues surrounding forced migration. His work has appeared in publications such as VICE, National Geographic and the Sunday Times among others. He also works closely alongside the talented humans at Oak Stories, developing long-term, cross-platform documentary projects. He is not particularly used to writing about himself.