July 24, 2013

Challenging Aging in America

With the 2013 National Senior Games underway, Ed Kashi’s Aging in America body of work is remembered by the “Fans in a Flashbulb” blog. Aging in America: The Years Ahead is a documentary project by Ed Kashi (VII) and Julie Winokur. Released in 2003, the project explores many aspects of aging...

July 19, 2013

“American Photographs” Then and Now

The roots of American photojournalism are firmly planted in the images of many dedicated photographers, like Walker Evans, who helped shape the record our history with the Farm Security Administration (FSA) photography project. In 1935 the FSA hired photographers to document the Great Depression and the plight of those...

Talking Eyes Media Receives Grant

Talking Eyes Media (TEM) has recently received a grant from the Fledgling Fund for their “short documentary film, participatory online platform, and community engagement campaign,” Bring It to The Table. As stated by the Fledgling Fund, “This road trip across the American political psyche uses humor and candor to...

July 16, 2013

July 16, 2013

ZAFP: Inside Out Everyday

The Zimbabwe Association of Female Photographers (ZAFP) is an organization dedicated to promoting female photojournalists working against restricted press freedoms in Zimbabwe, to take their stand in the professional photography world. These women are creating a cooperative environment for photographers to grow and help each other, while giving the...

July 12, 2013

Emerging Photojournalist Award

PROOF: Media for Social Justice is an organization focused on building peace and preventing genocide through the  use of photojournalism. PROOF creates exhibitions, publications, and on-site activities to promote world issues through visual storytelling. “PROOF’s exhibitions tell untold stories of acts of moral courage as well as document injustice...

July 09, 2013

VII Launches New Website

I am pleased to let everyone know that VII has today launched it’s updated website. There is a new look and improved user interface. This site more importantly reflects the new directions that the agency and many of our photographers are taking, to expand our repertoire of media production and...

July 08, 2013

Evolution of War Photography

With Independence Day at our heels, the United States basks in reverence of the history of our 237 year old nation. As we watch firework displays and sing along to patriotic tunes, we remember not only the day the Declaration of Independence was signed, but also the fight it...

July 03, 2013

Questions Without Answers..the Signed Collector’s Edition

VII is pleased to announce that we now have signed collector’s copies of our 10th anniversary book, Questions Without Answers

Collector’s Signed Edition of Questions Without Answers

VII is pleased to announce that we now have signed collector’s copies of our 10th anniversary book, Questions Without Answers.

July 03, 2013