At Photo London 2016, we sat down with Magnum photographer Jonas Bendiksen and discussed his inspiring career arc: from an intern at Magnum at the age of 19 to a member of the agency by 27. In a wide-ranging talk, he told us about his work, his passions and what keeps Magnum going after nearly seven decades:

(Credits— Producer: Alexander Strecker, Camera: Walker Dawson, Editor: Nick Neumann)


Editors’ Note: The Magnum Photography Awards 2017 are now open! This is an international competition to discover the best photographers from all over the world. Photographers selected by our international jury will gain access to an unprecedented level of global exposure and recognition from two of the largest organizations in the photo industry. Don’t miss this opportunity!