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Joachim Ladefoged (www.joachimladefoged.com), born in 1970. He is the newest member of the international photo-collective VII. In 1987, at the age of 16, Joachim’s dream of becoming a soccer player was shattered when he was almost crippled by rheumatism. A year later he got his first camera, with the hope that photography could bring him closer to the activities his illness prevented him from. Soon he joined a small regional newspaper in Denmark shooting up to six assignments a day. Joachim lives in Denmark, with his wife and their two boys.


PRIVATE 31 | HUMANITY – special VII Photo Agency

VII derives its name from the number of founding photo-journalists who, in September 2001, formed this collectively owned agency. Designed from the outset to be an efficient, technologically enabled distribution hub for some of the world's finest photojournalism, VII has been responsible for creating and relaying to the world many...