March 18, 2019
India by Rail Photography Expedition – Nat Geo March 2019 – Join Waitlist!
EXPEDITION OVERVIEW Capture sunrise and sunset over the Taj Mahal, and go on photo shoots at five other UNESCO World Heritage sites. Document the fairy-tale marble palaces of Udaipur’s Lake Pichola during a scenic boat ride. Photograph camels at sunset among the sweeping dunes of the Thar Desert. Search...
The Great Courses Daily: National Geographic
I have two videos up on The Great Courses Daily, Advocacy Photojournalism and Working With Complex Compositions. Advocacy Photojournalism As the adage says, pictures speak louder than words. Which is why photography can be a powerful tool for advocacy, capturing or highlighting themes related to a particular issue....
May 01, 2018
January 23, 2018
Newest Americans at National Geographic Photo Seminary
Julie Winokur, Executive Director of Talking Eyes Media, and I presented Newest Americans at this year’s National Geographic Photo Seminar in January. Newest Americans is a collaboration between Talking Eyes Media, Rutgers University Newark, and VII Photo.
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
June 04, 2016
Smartphone Photo Workshop: New York City
Join Ed Kashi/VII in NYC for a National Geographic Expedition workshop on mobile photography! The workshop will take place June 4 – 5, 2016 in New York City. – Smartphones have become our everyday companions, relied upon more and more for capturing and sharing moments in our lives through...
January 29, 2015
FILM RELEASE: Undercane
I am very pleased to share some updates on my Island of Widows project, including the release of the film Undercane, a feature on Nat Geo’s Proof blog, and my return from my most recent trip to Nicaragua and expanding the project to El Salvador. National Geographic...
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 27, 2015
NEWEST AMERICANS: Notes for My Homeland
Published today on National Geographic’s PROOF blog, a film produced by Talking Eyes Media in partnership with Rutgers University-Newark and VII Photo Agency, Notes for My Homeland. “Malek Jandali is no ordinary musician. The Syrian-American composer and pianist has performed in leading concert halls around the world and has...
November 04, 2014
National Geographic Masters of Photography
National Geographic has launched a series of DVD and online photography courses by 12 of the magazine's top photographers: National Geographic Masters of Photography. The complete series contains 24 lectures that "delve into the creative process, boost your confidence and your know-how, and gain insight into the techniques of...
September 22, 2014
Nat Geo Photo Camp
Ed Kashi will be teaching a National Geographic Photo Camp in South Sudan this coming September. In partnership with Vision Workshops, National Geographic Photo Camp operates worldwide to give youth a voice.