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Orphans of the Universe

Throughout their history, the Kurdish people have been the victims of geopolitics. Consistently entangled by conflicts in the oil-rich territories along the borders of Iran, Iraq, Syria, and Turkey; exploited and betrayed first by colonial nations and Cold War superpowers; and suffering the genocidal campaigns of Saddam Hussein, the...

July 25, 2017

April 04, 2017

Burning Hot in Benin

I recently travelled to Benin in West Africa to work on a feature documentary film. While there I discovered that Benin is the birthplace of voodoo. The slave trade of centuries ago deeply connected the country to Haiti, which explains how voodoo extended to the Caribbean and Americas.    ...

March 16, 2017

EverydayClimateChange Outdoor Exhibition at Objectifs in Singapore

From March 16 to April 30, 2017, photographs from the EverydayClimateChange Instagram feed will be on display outdoors in the Objectifs Courtyard in Singapore.   “EverydayClimateChange is an Instagram feed where photographers from all over the world have posted images regarding climate change. As these photographers are diverse and have...

March 06, 2017

10(X) Editions “Imperfectly Invisible”

The wonderful Sara Terry and I produced a book together through 10(X) Editions with some of my Instagram photos inspired by 2016 blog post of the same title, “Imperfectly Invisible.” – “When Ed Kashi and I decided to make a book together, I began looking through his Instagram feed...

February 20, 2017

Photo Workshop in Myanmar & New Yorker Instagram Takeover

Ed Kashi and Liza Politi are teaching a photography workshop in Myanmar from February 20 to March 1. The workshop includes location shoots, technical classes, and an edit/critique session almost every day in between visiting Yangon, The Shwedagon Pagoda, Boyote Market, The Green Hill Valley Elephant Camp, and more. For more info...

July 16, 2015

@metrography_iraq on Instagram

The first Iraqi photo agency, Metrography, known for high quality photographic storytelling from the best Iraqi and regional photographers, recently launched an Instagram feed entitled, @metrography_iraq! This feed posts photographs relating the various in-depth narratives that exist in Iraq and its outlying regions. Ed Kashi is also proud to...

July 01, 2015

OFFICIAL LAUNCH: Newest Americans

In honor of the official launch of Newest Americans today, VII Photo Agency will be taking over the @NewestAmericans Instagram feed for the month of July. They will be posting images surround the theme of immigration around the world. Follow along here. The Center for Migration and the Global...

February 24, 2015

“Photojournalism, In the Age of Instagram”

BFM Radio: “Photojournalism in the Age of Instagram” Listen to the full podcast below (Ed Kashi interview begins at 14:20): Your browser does not support native audio, but you can download this MP3 to listen on your device.  “It’s incredible how this social ‘medium’, that because I’ve devoted my...

January 28, 2015

What Climate Change Looks Like, ‘Everyday’

VII Photographers Ed Kashi and Ron Haviv are part of the new Instagram feed, @everydayclimatechange. Recently featured on National Geographic’s PROOF blog, the feed is populated by photographers from five different continents and showcases images that tell the story of how our world is effected by climate change, from...

January 08, 2015

Everyday Climate Change

On January 1, 2015 a coalition of photographers launched a collaborative Instagram feed: @everydayclimatechange. Founded by James Whitlow Delano, the project showcases images on the subject of climate change from the perspectives of almost three dozen photographers around the world including Ed Kashi (VII), Sara Terry, Peter DiCampo, Ron...

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