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World Press Photos 2016

It’s that time of the year – the World Press Photo Exhibition is on. This year’s “Photo of the Year” is, unsurprisingly, related to the refugee crisis. 393 more words

Art

How a Lack of Representation Is Hurting Photojournalism

In a recent World Press Photo report, 1,556 photographers were surveyed on the state of news photography. Beyond the issues around image manipulation and objectivity that have gripped our industry in recent years, the results put the accent on a more concerning issue: that of representation. 1,914 more words

Exposure by Kazuma Obara

30 years ago, on April 26th 1986, an explosion occured in a reactor of the nuclear power plant in Chernobyl. It has been, so far, the worst accident that has ever happened, in terms of costs and casualties. 1,286 more words

Photobooks

12 Photographers Named For This Year's Joop Swart Masterclass

Each year, a group of 12 young photographers come together for a “focused, intimate and reflective” workshop to help “foster their intellectual, artistic and professional growth.” Some of today’s most respected photographers have attended the one-week event, called the Joop Swart Masterclass and organized by World Press Photo. 213 more words

Why so much violence in press photos?

Every year World Press Photo announces the best media photography during the year, based on thousands of submitted photos from all around the world.

Indeed these photos can be deeply moving and say a lot about our world; they are technically superb and often examples of the magic of… 980 more words

Art Reflections

World Press Photo in LA

To be a witness of how American people is raising awareness through excellent photojournalism is a privilege.

Here’s some of my work for World Press Photo in collaboration with Theo Kingma current President of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, which co-produces the Golden Globes. Enjoy!

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