Fleeing persecution, Carl Juste and his politically active family left Haiti in 1965 and lived in New York City for several years before settling in Miami in 1973. Juste has been an award-winning photographer for the Miami Herald since 1991. He recently returned from Afghanistan and Pakistan, which he covered for Knight Ridder. Juste is also a leader of the Iris Photo Collective, a group of minority photojournalists who are using their medium to explore and document how people of color relate to the larger world around them.
Carl Juste's interest in his own culture inspires him to examine others