The Pompeii disaster was a brutal robbery of death. Villagers of the Italian village were attacked by a cloud of volcanic ash and immortalized instantly. As a photo: they became living statues, icons from a forgotten time. What would these images look like now, if the same disaster happened now, over 19 centuries later? Pompei revisited lets the disaster take place again, but in the present. It provides a mirror for humanity, at a time when the vulnerability of the breed has become more apparent than ever.

Pompeii revisited