As the gun control debate heats up in the US, we’ve been looking back at this great work by Zed Nelson.
Mike, father and gun owner. “It’s my constitutional right to own a gun and protect my family.”
TIME originally published photographer Zed Nelson’s photo essay about American gun culture in 1998. In light of the recent incidents of mass gun violence in Colorado and Wisconsin, Nelson revisits the work he started in the ‘90’s.
See more photos here.