NOOR is a collective uniting a select group of highly accomplished photojournalists and documentary storytellers focusing on contemporary global issues.
Photographers Archives: Stanley Greene
Stanley Greene (www.noorimages.com) USA, 1949. He has worked extensively all over the world. His most well known body of work is his coverage of the war in Chechnya, “Open Wound”. This year, he documented the opiate trade and addiction in Afghanistan with his set Road to Ruin. He is based in Paris and New York.
The goal of the photo agency Noor is to produce, publish, and exhibit long term visual projects on topics of human concerns to a broad international audience while maintaining the dignity of the subjects.
Writer(s): MaryAnne Golon
The ancient Silk Road that runs through Afghanistan has become the main artery in the opiate trade. The fall of the central Afghan government and the chaos caused by the US invasion have led to a drastic increase in heroin and opium production…
… we simply hope that this selection will provide practical answers to the questions of those who want to know what the use of photography is at the beginning of the third millennium. And we hope it will bring you as much pleasure as matter for thought.
Writer(s): Alessandra Barbieri, Andrea Alessandro Di Carlo, Andrea Trombini, Christian Caujolle, Elio Talon, Elisa Biagini, Enzo Mansueto, Loredana Magazzeni, Lorenzo Marzaduri, Luca Gricinella, Marco Giovenale, Marco Tocco, Mario Desiati, Massimiliano Zambetta, Paolo Ferrara, Pierre-François Moreau, Sergio Rotino, Tommaso Lisa, Vito Calabretta