Todd Harrell of the West Virginia Air National Guard talks about more than 20,000 photographs he took during three deployments in Afghanistan. Some will be exhibited as part of ArtWalk in downtown Charleston Thursday evening.
An Afghan boy swings on a cable hanging from a power pole in TV Hill, a small town just outside of Kabul, the nation's capital. Photo by Todd Harrell.
A young boy in Narang, a small town in eastern Afghanistan where American troops train villagers to protect their town. Photo by Todd Harrell.
A young girl smiles at Todd Harrell's camera while her little brother looks away, in Pol-E-Charki, a small village on the outskirts of Kabul.