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April 30, 2014

#VIIPhotoDC Popup Workshops Announced!

The #VIIPhotoDC weekend just got even better! In addition to the day-long seminar and special Pulitzer evening event on  Saturday, May 17th, VII has just announced a series of popup workshops on Sunday May 18th from 9:00am – 3:00pm. Join the photographers of VII at various meeting locations throughout Washington,...

April 29, 2014

New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling

Join Ed Kashi (VII) in Greece from July 8-11, 2014 for a workshop with The Athens House of Photography. The four-day course, “New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling,” will consist of shooting days, review sessions, and a group critique in the beautiful coastal town of Parga. Topics covered will include: the process of starting...

April 23, 2014

VII Photo DC: Reinventing Photojournalism

“On May 17, join the photographers of VII for a day-long seminar, followed by an evening panel and reception hosted in collaboration with the Pulitzer Center, as they explore the opportunities and challenges facing contemporary photojournalists. With an overarching theme of “Reinventing Photojournalism” for today’s audiences and marketplace, VII...

April 21, 2014

Bring It to The Table Premieres at 2014 Montclair Film Festival!

Talking Eyes Media (TEM) has announced that their film, Bring It to The Table will be premiering at Montclair Film Festival on Sunday May 4, 2014! The film will be showing at Clairidge Cinema 2 (486 Bloomfield Ave. in Montclair, N.J.) at 4:30pm. Tickets are selling fast, so be sure...

April 18, 2014

Eyes in Progress Portfolios Announced!

Last month, Ed Kashi (VII) taught a Visual Storytelling workshop in Paris for Eyes in Progress. Today, the participants’ portfolios from this workshop went live on the Eyes in Progress website. These include compelling photo essays on the gypsy circus, Russian dancers, Pere Lachaise cemetery workesrs, International Mime School, and other great...

April 17, 2014

PROOF Annual Benefit & Auction

On Monday, April 28th, PROOF will be holding their Annual Benefit & Auction at Sundaram Tagore Gallery in NYC. The event will feature live music, refreshments, and great work. Tickets are $50 in advance, and $60 at the door. Incredible fine art photographs by notable photographers including Allen Ginsberg, Susan Meiselas, Mark Seliger, Steve McCurry, Philip-Lorca...

April 15, 2014

Maidan Heroes: Limited Edition Print Sale!

Photographer, Amanda Rivkin of the VII Mentor Program, has recently launched a sale of limited edition prints to help fund her ongoing projects. From the series, “Maidan Heroes,” the image below depicts Refat, a 19 year-old Ukranian soldier who was shot by a sniper in Kiev while trying to...

April 10, 2014

Where the Streets Have No Children: a Photoessay by Santiago Arcos

Featured on the NY Times Lens Blog, an intriguing photoessay by Santiago Arcos tells the story of La Cienega, a village in Ecuador that has no children. After finding this elusive town Arcos heard about on a radio broadcast, he made regular visits to photograph the desolate La Cienega where only 11 residents remain. “There...

April 09, 2014

VII Celebrates Smiles

Featured today on CBS News, a slideshow highlights images from VII Photo Agency’s latest exhibition, “SMILE! A Photo Anthology by VII”. The award-winning collective has an exhibition on display at Arts Brookfield in NY consisting of 85 photographs from 30 different countries. CBS writes, “A smile is a basic...

April 08, 2014

“War & Memory”

Presented by the Homecoming Project, “War & Memory” is a group exhibition featuring the work of photographers Erin Trieb, Ed Kashi (VII), Ashley Gilbertson (VII), and Michael Kamber among others. This show uses the power of storytelling and visual arts to draw attention to our military communities affected by the Iraq and Afghanistan...

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