The Balkan Nights
Separated from their families, crushed into insufficient transports between borders, and caught in prolonged waiting periods—this documentary series looks back at the trials of the migrant exodus through the Balkans.
Abounaddara: The Lives That Remain in Syria
The spectacle of the Syrian conflict has been unending—but how often do the Syrian people have the chance to portray themselves? A locally-based volunteer film collective produces weekly video portraits that show the lives of individuals in the...
Cutting Through the Noise: Storytelling in the Digital Age
From the New York Times, to TIME and WIRED—photo editor and photographer Patrick Witty explores the power of contemporary media and its unparalleled capacity to reach new audiences.
Cuando Estoy Aqui
This three-part narrative explores the harrowing journey—and often insurmountable challenges—faced by undocumented Mexican immigrants who risk fate to make it to the USA.
This year’s most affecting, harrowing and forceful work of photojournalism—and the first publication by Magnum member Michael Christopher Brown. One of our top books for 2016. WARNING: Graphic images and violence.
The Price Of Jade
“Myanmar’s jade business may be the biggest natural resource heist in modern history”—essential reporting from one of the world’s least connected and most underrepresented countries, told from the perspective of a local...
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Fire of Hatred
In Iran, some vengeful lovers, spurned suitors or aggrieved family members turn to the awful, violent act of acid-throwing to exact revenge. This portrait series gives a platform for the victims to speak out.
In My Backyard: Iceland
Set against the grand, wild majesty of the eastern Icelandic landscape, these searching self-portraits are one woman’s attempts to connect with herself and forge a basic understanding with her environment.
A new, larger-than-life book of less-than-glamorous street portraits proves to be challenging. How would you describe these portraits by Gilden? Are these mean-spirited, or simply just real?
Embedded on board a migrant rescue vessel, a photographer takes us to the front lines of the refugee crisis, where people are desperately risking their lives in search of something better.
2017 World Press Photo Award Winners
Heroic act of photojournalism or sensationalizing an act of terror? Discover this year’s controversial winner alongside dozens of the most important news stories from the past 12 months.
Fairy Tale from Russia
Cinematic, dream-like shots of Russia—none of them staged—speak to the cardinal importance of composition and the subtle art of “becoming part of the interior.”