Amazing project created by National Geographic photographer Martin Schoeller called “The Changing Face of America“.

He said: “I like building catalogs of faces that invite people to compare them. I want to challenge the way we use appearance to shape identity.”

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SANDRA WILLIAMS, 46, CHICAGO, ILLINOIS

SELF-ID: biracial/“human being”

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: black

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DAISY FENCL, 3, SAN ANTONIO, TEXAS

PARENTS’ ID FOR HER: Korean and Hispanic

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: has not yet been counted

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HELEN ROBERTSON, 54, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

SELF-ID: English

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/Asian

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TEVAH JONES, 22, GRANTS PASS, OREGON

SELF-ID: Trinidadian American/colored

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/black

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JAKARA HUBBARD, 28, MONEE, ILLINOIS

SELF-ID: mixed

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/black

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MARIYAM NAYERI, 33, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK

SELF-ID: Mexican and Saudi

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: some other race

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THEMBA ALLEYNE, 30, LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA

SELF-ID: multiracial/“I check every box.”

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/black/American Indian/Asian Indian/Native Hawaiian/other Pacific Islander

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MAYA JOI SMITH, 9, CARY, ILLINOIS

SELF-ID: black and Asian/Korean and African American

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: black

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OONA WALLY, 25, BROOKLYN, NEW YORK

SELF-ID: Chinese and Jewish/Caucasian

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/Chinese

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ADRIAN ADRID, 24, HALEIWA, HAWAII

SELF-ID: white

CENSUS BOXES CHECKED: white/Filipino