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August 26, 2019

Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects – Anderson Ranch Arts Center

Jim Estrin and I will once again be leading this 3-year mentorship group in Snowmass, Colorado this summer, August 26-30, 2019. Check out more here. Future Dates: August 24 – 28, 2020 August 23 – 27, 2021 The digital age has given documentary photographers and photojournalists new ways to...

July 16, 2017

Visual Storytelling & Documentary Photography Projects – Anderson Ranch Arts Center, CO

Join Ed Kashi and James Estrin for a 3 year Mentored study program at Anderson Ranch Arts Center in Snowmass, Colorado PORTFOLIO REVIEW REQUIRED Application deadline: March 3, 2017; notified by March 17, 2017 Dates: July 17 – 21, 2017;   July 16 – 20, 2018;  July 15 – 19, 2019 Tuition:...

February 15, 2017

Winner of the 2017 World Press Photo Contest Announced

I am thrilled to hear that Amber Bracken, one of the students in the Advanced Mentored Studies program at Anderson Ranch Arts Center has won first prize in the 2017 World Press Photo Contest! Amber’s wonderful photo essay of the Standing Rock protest in Cannon Ball, N.D. won the...

February 06, 2016

New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling: Gulf Photo Plus

Ed is going to Dubai for the 2016 Gulf Photo Plus Festival in February 2016. He’ll be teaching two masterclasses with limited places available. A more detailed description of the event is below or you can head directly to the website to read more and sign up. This weeklong...

November 19, 2015

New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling with Ed Kashi: Dubai 2016

You can join Ed for the 2016 Gulf Photo Plus Festival in February 2016! He’ll be teaching two masterclasses with the theme of ‘New Frontiers in the Art of Visual Storytelling’ and registration is now open. A more detailed description of the event is below or you can head directly...

October 08, 2013

Photojournalism and Instagram

From the question of mobile photography’s validity to the troubling terms of service agreements, the popular photography-sharing app, Instagram continues to be at the forefront of discussion in the photojournalism community.  One of the main issues is the ethics of using Instagram as an outlet for serious journalistic imagery. “Sincerity could be...

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 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...

June 17, 2013

Social Documentary Network

With the ever growing opportunities to share work on the web, the distribution of photographs has become ubiquitous. Communities interested in photography keep growing and continue to be fed by a seemingly infinite amount of  images and ideas. Photojournalists making images for a cause also have the opportunity to...

June 13, 2013

Eyes on the World

The Alexia Foundation, an organization created in memory of student photographer, Alexia Tsairis,  who tragically passed away in the Pan Am Lockerbie bombing in 1988, “promotes the power of photojournalism to give voice to social injustice, to respect history lest we forget it and to understand cultural difference as...

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