WorldWide! Celebrating the World’s Image Makers

A new series of posts from stories written for WorldWide Magazine Continue reading WorldWide! Celebrating the World’s Image Makers

As Simple as a Conversation: #DoSomethingForNothing Today

“He’d chatted with the man before, but this time, as they talked, Coombes noticed his ragged, matted hair and thought a haircut might lift his spirits. ” Continue reading As Simple as a Conversation: #DoSomethingForNothing Today

Photo Contest: Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography

May 15 is the deadline to enter the 2017 Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography. Juror is Stephanie Heimann, Photo Director for the New Republic. Details here: http://www.thepassporte.com/prize-call-for-entry/ The Passporte is an online fine art gallery dedicated to contemporary photography. Image credit: Ben Shahn. Natchez, Mississippi, 1935. Metropolitan Museum of Art. Ford Motor Company Collection, Gift of Ford Motor Company and John C. Waddell, 1987. Public domain. http://www.metmuseum.org/art/collection/search/265337 Continue reading Photo Contest: Henri Cartier-Bresson Passporte Prize in Street Photography

Capture of the Day: Sophie Voituron

I met Sophie Voituron, an award-winning fine arts photographer based in Brussels, during a street photography workshop in Paris with Valérie Jardin. I’ve been a fan of Sophie’s stunning work ever since. See more of her photography at her Facebook page and website here: https://www.facebook.com/SophieVoituronPhotographies/ www.sophie-voituron.com Merci beaucoup, Sophie! Continue reading Capture of the Day: Sophie Voituron

Happy anniversary, Magnum — and Thank You: Magnum and LensCulture offer free 60-page advice guide

Magnum Photos and LensCulture offer free advice guide in celebration of Magnum’s 70th Anniversary “This year Magnum Photos will celebrate 70 years of contribution to photography and world history with a special anniversary programme centred on the three themes of community, witnessing history and Magnum Photos Now. In partnership with LensCulture, and as an extension of the theme of community, we wanted to offer this free … Continue reading Happy anniversary, Magnum — and Thank You: Magnum and LensCulture offer free 60-page advice guide

Featured Photographer: Nick Brandt

“I find hope in knowing that with the right people and circumstances, ecosystems can be successfully protected,” he said. “That is what, so far, we have managed to do with the Big Life Foundation in the Amboseli/Kilamanjaro ecosystem in Kenya. Conservation relies so much on the support of the community. It’s really a mutual situation: if conservation supports the community, that helps the people economically … Continue reading Featured Photographer: Nick Brandt