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Email Email Lynsey Addario

Lynsey Addario is a photojournalist based in Istanbul, Turkey where she freelances for The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, Time, Newsweek, among others through her New York-based photo agency, Corbis.

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Email Email Marcus Bleasdale /VII

Marcus has now spent eight years covering the brutal conflict within the borders of the Democratic Republic of Congo and the work was published in his book ‘One Hundred Years of Darkness’. His new book, The Rape of a Nation was published by Mets and Schilt in 2009. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Mark Brecke

Mark Brecke is a photographer and filmmaker who has been documenting war, ethnic conflict and genocide covering over ten years and three continents in some of the most troubled regions of the world including Cambodia, Rwanda, Kosovo, Sudan, West Bank, and Iraq. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Hélène Caux

Hélène Caux has been combining humanitarian aid work and photography for the past 10 years, regularly collaborating or working with the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR). Born in Amiens, France, she earned a Master’s degree in American History from Sorbonne University and an advanced degree in journalism from Institut Pratique de Journalisme in France. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Ron Haviv/VII

Ron Haviv has produced some of the most important images of conflict and other humanitarian crises that have made headlines from around the world since the end of the Cold War. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email James Nachtwey/VII

As a freelance photojournalist in New York, James Nachtwey started his career by covering the civil unrest in Northern Ireland of 1980. Since then, he has built up an award-winning and moving portfolio of images, which document war and social issues internationally. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Paolo Pellegrin

Paolo Pellegrin was born in Rome in 1964. He became a Magnum member in 2005 and has been a Newsweek contract photographer since 2000. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Ryan Spencer Reed

Born in Ludington, MI, Ryan’s journey documenting critical social issues began in 2002 after pusuing medicine in college. At which point he sold his car to move to Nairobi, Kenya. After several months there he set foot in the Kakuma regufee camp in northwestern Kenya—home to more than 90,000 refugees from conflicts across East Africa, most of whom are Sudanese from the Southern war. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Michal Ronnen Safdie

Born in Jerusalem, Israel in 1951, Michal Ronnen Safdie was educated in the fields of Sociology and Anthropology at the Hebrew University and Brandeis University. She worked as a social worker for the Ministry of welfare in Jerusalem. Read the rest of this entry »


Email Email Brian Steidle

Brian Steidle grew up living around the world as the son of a naval officer, now retired Admiral. He graduated with a B.S. from Virginia Polytechnic Institute in 1999 and received a commission in the U.S. Marine Corps as an infantry officer. He completed his service with the USMC at the end of 2003 as a Captain. Read the rest of this entry »