Photo by @williamalbertallard // I’ve discovered some images from an essay I did in 2008 for National Geographic magazine on New York City’s vanishing garment district, a story that was never published in the U.S. edition of Geographic although several of
Photo of Amber Eyes Source: Mcorrens via wikimedia commons. This eye color is due to a low concentration of melanin and a very high concentration of lipochrome deposited in the cells of the iris. True amber eyes are extremely rare. Most people have only seen only about a couple of amber-eyed people in their entire life. Amber eye color is as rare as green eyes and potentially rarer
Leucism ---- is a condition in which there is partial loss of pigmentation in an animal resulting in white, pale, or patchy coloration of the skin, hair, feathers, scales or cuticle, but not the eyes. Unlike albinism, it is caused by a reduction in multiple types of pigment, not just melanin.