Curated by British photographer Stuart Pilkington, The 50 States Project is the collaborative endeavor of 50 photographers in, you guessed it, 50 American states.
Victoria and her dogs, Coldfoot, Alaska by Ben Huff
Phoenix, Arizona by Aaron Rothman
Untitled, Idaho, by Shawn Gust
Girl with dollar bill, Kansas, by Larry Schwarm
Just 4 Fun, Louisville, Kentucky by Sarah Lyon
Charlie, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 1/2009 by William Greiner
Macho, Macho Men, 2008, Maine, by Julie Kuceris
Sled Dog Musher after the 6 dog race, Walker, Minn., Jan. 31, 2009 by Brian Lesteberg
Untitled, Missouri, by Carmen Troesser
Untitled, Montana, by Peter Kearns
Bride to Be in Limousine, New Jersey, by Juliana Beasley
Santos, Northern New Mexico by Jesse Chehak
Untitled, Oregon, by Shawn Records
Untitled, Tennessee, by Caroline Allison
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Every two months, the photographers are given an assignment; within two months, they must produce one image. "People" was the first of four assignments that will be doled out this year. It resulted in 50 different images that, at least conceptually, represent both the state and the photographer's style. Here's a selection of images from the first assignment. Read more about the project here.