Photojournalism

Magnum Photos Blog

2017 has proven to be another busy year for Magnum Photographers, with dozens covering stories in all corners of the globe.<br>As the year comes to an …

Lightbox

Antonin Kratochvil Print

<i>Photo by Antonin Kratochvil / VII. David Bowie, New York City, 1997.</i><p><b>Photographer Statement</b><p>Detour Magazine wanted a cover of Bowie after he had …

David Bowie

Stefano De Luigi Print

<i>Photo by Stefano De Luigi / VII. A school bus passes a sunflower field before reaching the Russian border and proceeding towards Barnaul, Kazakhstan,</i> …

Federal Court Sustains Vivian Maier Copyright Claim

A federal court in Chicago has ruled that the Vivian Maier Estate can proceed with copyright infringement and other claims against defendant Jeffrey …

Street Photography

Congo’s Youth Find Peace in a Violent Land

Power has long been wielded with blunt force in Democratic Republic of Congo. That proved to be an ever-present challenge when a Belgian photographer, Thomas de Wouters, sought to document a growing youth movement devoted to nonviolence.<p>When he arrived there a year ago, street clashes had just left …

Africa

Linda Bournane Engelberth Print

<i>Photo by Linda Bournane Engelberth / Vll. Lucy, Rhondda, Wales. Lucy's parents run an expanding family business and she loves living in the Rhondda</i> …

Zackary Canepari Print

<i>Photo by Zackary Canepari / VII. Left: Antonio Nelson (Purple), Right: Antwoin Nelson (Blue) Northwestern High School Prom. Flint, Michigan. May 2016.</i><p>…

Archives

Ashley Gilbertson Print

<i>Photo by Ashley Gilbertson / VII. Kadoni Kinan, 26, a volunteer, helps a young Syrian boy as he disembarks a boat near Scala, on the island of</i> …

Photography

Matt Eich – I Love You, I’m Leaving

I Love You, I’m Leaving<p>[ EPF 2017 – FINALIST ]<p>My introduction to photography was in childhood, as my grandmother was dying of Alzheimer’s disease. …

Emotions

Daily Life of a Luk Thep Doll in Thailand

Petch is Thailand’s first known Luk Thep doll – a plastic doll manufactured in the way any doll might be. The only difference being that the doll has …

Photography

Geeking Out with the NPPA's Melissa Lyttle

If you’re a photojournalist, you need to know Melissa Lyttle. And even if you have a different niche, you should know her anyway. Lyttle is an …

What a shot! 29 amazing sports photos

Take a look at 29 amazing sports photos from November 14 through November 20.

Photography

Autumn scenes

Autumn scenes<p>A look at fall around the world as winter and the holidays approach, and the colors and of this season disappear.<p>1<p>A fallen leaf reflects …

Weather

Gossip and News, Strange Bedfellows

On a recent episode of the Longform podcast, the hosts heaped praised on Jodi Kantor and her reporting for the bombshell Harvey Weinstein exposé. The …

Journalism

In Search of the American Family

Every November, mothers, fathers and siblings link arms and tap dance straight into the holiday season. Gathered around the glow of a fireplace or at a packed table for turkey dinner, generations bound by blood, marriage — or even a good Sondheim song — impart wisdom and gifts to their offspring. …

Photographers

Jocelyn Bain Hogg Print

<i>Photo by Jocelyn Bain Hogg / VII. Actress Laura Harring puts the final touches on her Roberto Cavalli outfit inside her room at the Hotel Majestic</i> …

VII / Human Rights Watch Print Sale - VII Agency

VII×HRW Print Sale<p>Contact us<p>VII Photo Agency<p>PO Box 621<br>Manville, NJ<br>08835<p>+1 646-694-8447<br>info@viiphoto.com<p>Licensing & Assignments<p>Redux …

Photography

Alexandra Boulat Print

<b>Photo by Alexandra Boulat / VII. Pakistani women pray during an anti-American demonstration down town Quetta, Pakistan on October 20, 2001.</b><p><i>This is a</i> …

Anush Babajanyan Print

<i>Photo by Anush Babajanyan / VII. Maral, age 11, is the only female in her family and does most of the housework. Her father, Serop Tomassian, is a</i> …

Photography

Eight women say Charlie Rose sexually harassed them — with nudity, groping and lewd calls

Eight women have told The Washington Post that longtime television host Charlie Rose made unwanted sexual advances toward them, including lewd phone calls, walking around naked in their presence, or groping their breasts, buttocks or genital areas.<p>The women were employees or aspired to work for …

Celebrity News

Happy Birthday Fanisinaflashbulb!

Unidentified Photographer, [Unidentified Woman with Camera], ca. 1935 (437.2005)<p>Nine years ago today Fansinaflashbub was born. It premiered with the …

Vatican

White House News Photographers Association

Wally McNamee, considered one of the leading photojournalists in the world, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, in Virginia.<p>Wallace William McNamee began his …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

These are the songs playing in your hospital’s operating room — doctor’s orders

Playlists are becoming a crucial part of doctors’ surgical routines, with many surgeons saying music boosts morale and concentration in the operating …

Medicine

When Country Went Right

"You know it's a strange place to be sometimes without a genre," said the Dixie Chicks' Emily Robison when accepting one of several Grammys at the …

Richard Nixon

The week in politics

<b>(CNN) —</b> Republican Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks during a campaign event in Jackson, Alabama, on Tuesday. Moore has been accused by multiple women of pursuing sexual relationships with them as teenagers when he was in his early 30s. Moore has denied the mounting allegations.<p>Beverly …

Photography

What War Can’t Destroy

In South Sudan, street photography is essentially illegal. It is another casualty of the civil war. Young, fit, twitchy soldiers are everywhere, ready to crack down on anyone who pulls out a camera. No reasons are ever given and no laws are on the books specifically banning photography, but …

Fashion

Exhibitions 2017 | Jefferson School

Lisa Beane: Karma<p>Andrea Douglas, curator<p>Exhibition<p><b>October 14, 2017- January 13, 2018</b><p><b>Artist talk and reception Saturday, October 14, 6-8 pm</b><p>Lisa …

Twitter Is Full of Fake History Photos. Here's How to Outsmart Them

The Twitter war between historians and history-photo accounts has been going on for years — but now, as it becomes clearer than ever that inaccurate …

Abraham Lincoln

Forget the Pizza Rat. Meet St. Petersburg's Pizza Squirrel

New York, it seems, doesn’t have a monopoly on pizza-chomping rodents.<p>Around 2:45 p.m. Friday, the Tampa Bay Times spotted a squirrel digging a …

The Women Who Covered Vietnam

This year Australia put the journalist Kate Webb on a stamp to commemorate the country’s Veterans Day. It is a reproduction of a famous photo of Kate wearing a safari shirt, holding open her notebook while looking intently at the subject of an interview.<p>By recognizing Kate, who covered the Vietnam …

Ron Haviv