Ron Haviv

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 …

Opinion

Trophy

Film<p>Synopsis<p>In recent decades, big game hunting in Africa has expanded into an industry worth huge amounts of money that attracts great controversy, …

Photojournalism

News Photography That Steps Back From Grief and Crime Scenes

It was a quiet Sunday afternoon in Katy, Tex. Most folks were just getting back from church and returning to their new normal of assessing and rebuilding after Hurricane Harvey devastated their neighborhoods. I had been there on assignment less than 24 hours, following up with some families for a …

News (U.S.)

7 with VII: Fake News

<i>We asked Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter followers to submit questions about fake news as it relates to photojournalism for the next installment of</i> …

Photojournalism

Our changing climate by United Nations Development Programme on Exposure

website<p>https://stories.undp.org/our-changing-climate<p>Exposure<p>This photo exhibition by the VII Foundation was created exclusively for the 2017 Pathway …

Climate

Upcoming Trainings and Courses: Nov. 14 Edition

<i>Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people – with a focus on digital training. We’ll</i> …

Journalism

Mel Rosenthal, Photographer Who Captured the Bronx, Dies at 77

Mel Rosenthal, a photographer who documented life both close to home in the South Bronx and in faraway places like Tanzania, focusing on the human side of hardship and urban decay, died on Oct. 30 in Redding, Conn. He was 77.<p>The cause was complications of dementia, said Deborah Dichter, a family …

Obituaries

Announcing VII’s New Members

VII is excited to announce one of the most transformative evolutions in its history. The agency has added to its fold a diverse and polymathic group …

Photojournalism

See 40 Landscapes from The Print Swap at Black Eye Gallery

Since Feature Shoot launched The Print Swap, a worldwide project for photographers who want to share their work with one another, we’ve had repeated …

Photojournalism

After the Crash: How Photography Healed a Mind

Jared Moossy can’t remember the first three months after he emerged from the coma. The Austin-based filmmaker, then 35, was critically injured in a …

Photojournalism

Session

<b>NEW! Photojournalism Outside the Box with VII</b><p>Room:1E10<p>Session Number:MC08<p>Thursday, October 26, 2017: 4:30 PM - 6:30 …

Photojournalism

In Her Own Words, Photographing the Vietnam War

Catherine Leroy was 21 when she arrived in Vietnam in 1966 with only a hundred dollars, a Leica M2 and a limited professional portfolio. Over the next three years covering the war, she built an exceptional body of work: surviving and documenting a capture by the North Vietnamese Army, parachuting …

Vietnam War

Upcoming Trainings and Courses: Sept. 19 Edition

<i>Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people – with a focus on digital training. We’ll</i> …

Journalism

The Newest Americans: portraits from the 'most diverse' US university

Photoville, a collection of 75 exhibitions, focuses on the lives of the incredibly varied student and faculty population of Rutgers University, in New Jersey<p>Marisol Conde-Hernandez has been out and proud as an undocumented Latina ever since she can remember, growing up in New Jersey. Now she wants …

Photographers

15 Exhibitions, Panels, & Events You Shouldn’t Miss at Photoville 2017

Now in its sixth year, Photoville by United Photo Industries opens Wednesday, September 13th, at Brooklyn Bridge Park. The massive (and free) event …

Photojournalism

Photoville: New York’s Premier Photo Festival

Photoville, the free outdoor photo festival housed in shipping containers on the Brooklyn waterfront, is back. This year the festival will run for two weekends, offering everything from exhibitions and walking tours to Education Day, which will bring 600 middle and high school students to the …

Photojournalism

Upcoming Trainings and Courses: Sept. 12 Edition

<i>Each week, MediaShift will list upcoming online trainings and courses for journalists and media people – with a focus on digital training. We’ll</i> …

Learning

Call for Submissions: The Print Swap Comes to Black Eye Gallery in Sydney!

In a digital world, physical photographic prints are precious.<p>Since Feature Shoot launched The Print Swap earlier this year, it has continued to grow …

Photojournalism

U.S. journalist among 19 killed in South Sudan fighting - rebels

NAIROBI, Aug 26 (Reuters) - A United States citizen working in South Sudan as a freelance journalist was among 19 people killed on Saturday during fighting between government troops and rebels in Yei River state, the rebels and the military said.<p>Christopher Allen, who worked for various news …

South Sudan

Dealing with the Past: From Photography to Film

»The problem is not that people remember through photographs but that they remember only the photographs.« (Susan Sontag)<p>The opening talk of the …

Magnum Photographers from Different Generations Talk About the Fabled Agency’s Past, Present, and Future

For its 70th anniversary, the institution is looking back on its legacy in a series of exhibitions. Read More

Street Photography

After Combat, a Photographer and a Marine Find Common Ground

My camera shutter whirred as a rocket-propelled grenade wobbled toward Sgt. Thomas James Brennan, leader of Third Platoon, Fourth Squad, Alpha Company, First Battalion, Eighth Marines. Then came the explosion, followed by a ringing silence. Gunfire and shouting soon resumed, breaking a momentary …

Photojournalism

Upcoming Trainings and Courses: Aug. 22 Edition

<b>Price</b>: $565. 10% discount when you register by August 29th<<p><b>COURSES ON DEMAND</b><p><b>How to Solve Legal Issues on Social Media</b><br>Gain an understanding of your …

Learning

Birds of Prey

Artist's Statement:<p>Humankind has always had a complicated relationship with nature, characterized by awe and admiration, tension and destruction. The …

Birds Of Prey

Mark Peterson: Photographing the Hate in Charlottesville Up Close

<i>The New Republic</i> has published Mark Peterson’s dramatic images of clashes in Charlottesville, Virginia, last weekend between white nationalists at …

Photojournalism

7 questions with VII

15 August 2017<p>The VII Photo agency was born 15 years ago, started by some of the best photojournalists in the world, just as film was on the way out …

Photojournalism

Sunday, 13 August, 2017

10:30 – 11:30 Hotel Europe, Atrium<br>CineLink Talks / Dealing with the Past<p><b>From Photography to Film – Ron Haviv and Lauren Walsh</b> <br>Photojournalist Ron …

Photojournalism

Why You Should Go to Photoville 2017

Posted by on August 11, 2017 |<p>One of our favorite fall events is returning to Brooklyn Bridge Park from Steptember 13-24. Photoville will take place …

Photographers

Obama’s White House Photographer Among Highlights of Photoville Festival

The sprawling free photography festival known as Photoville returns to Brooklyn Bridge Park on Sept. 13 with a pop-up village of repurposed shipping containers. This year’s festival programming will address issues like immigration and climate change — and include a conversation with President …

The Arts

Obituary: Street Photographer Arlene Gottfried, 66

Photographer Arlene Gottfried, who captured the humor, personalities and eccentricities of New York City in the 1970s and 1980s, died at her home in …

Photojournalism