René Burri passed away on 20th October 2014.
Although we still have his photographs.
Today’s daily Photojournalism Links collection highlights Mark Peterson‘s work on American megachurches. These churches are growing in popularity and Peterson photographed the phenomenon in Las Vegas on assignment for MSNBC, capturing how the vibrant worship and stage show draw crowds in a town also known as Sin City. 147 more words
We’ve lost another extraordinary photographer.
From the New York Times:
Mr. Burri’s pictures tell the story of much of the second half of the 20th century. 58 more words
Today’s daily Photojournalism Links collection highlights Bryan Denton’s work documenting Iraq’s railways. The fascinating photographs, made on assignment for The New York Times, capture the Baghdad to Basra route, marked by both signs of progress and a sense of nostalgia, as brand new trains share the rails with ones from decades gone-by. 166 more words