This workshop is directed at photographers interested in working on long-term personal documentary projects with a focus on individual story development.
Photographers Archives: Anastasia Taylor-Lind
Anastasia Taylor-Lind (www.anastasiataylorlind.com), born in 1981 in Swindon (United Kingdom). She is an English/Swedish documentary photographer based in London. Anastasia has received a number of photography awards from a diverse range of organizations including a FNAC grant for photojournalism, which was presented at the Visa pour l’Image photojournalism festival in 2011, a Canon Young Photographer award and the Royal Photographic Society Joan Wakelin Bursary.
A series of portraits of anti-government protestors and mourners made in a makeshift photographic studio in Maidan Nezalezhnosti (Independence Square) in Kiev.
It’s common to hear photojournalists described as the eyes of the world, acting as witnesses to events that we would otherwise not see. To some extent this is true, but it’s a simplified description that suggests passive observation and it denies the greater function of active investigation that defines great photojournalism…
Writer(s): Stephen Mayes
In 2008, Nagorno-Karabakh’s de facto government introduced the Birth Encouragement Program, which distributes cash payments to newlyweds for each baby born, with the aim of repopulating the region after the devastating 1991-1994