I wanted to celebrate these women for their bravery

I wanted to celebrate these women for their bravery

I wanted to celebrate these women for their bravery In October 2017, The New York Times published a captivating story about a group of young Nigerian girls kidnapped by the country’s terrorist group Boko Haram and forced to go on a suicide mission. The twist was the girls escaped and survived. The accompanying photos –Read more about I wanted to celebrate these women for their bravery[…]

It’s a different way of telling the story of your country

It’s a different way of telling the story of your country

He is a Spanish photographer who works for a news agency in Madrid. These photographs document the feast of Las Mayas in the small town of Colmenar Viejo, which happens every year at the beginning of May. It’s a diferente way of telling the story of your country I am more interested in pictures thatRead more about It’s a different way of telling the story of your country[…]

We lose a lot in growing up, which is a pity

We lose a lot in growing up, which is a pity

Some people know they will become photographers early on in their lives – others only pick up a camera much later. For 20 years, Dutch image-maker Carla Kogelman was completely immersed in the theater world before she changed career and started photographing. Now she specializes in capturing the innocence of childhood told through the dailyRead more about We lose a lot in growing up, which is a pity[…]

Why family photographers share pictures on social media?

Why family photographers share pictures on social media?

Recently there was an incident surrounding a fellow photographer’s image that caused a discussion about photographs of real motherhood and why they are shared online. When it goes as far as questioning the motives that documentary photographers have for sharing photographs online, I wanted to shine some light on the matter. So – why doesRead more about Why family photographers share pictures on social media?[…]

5 heartfelt lessons: Diving into documentary family photojournalism

5 heartfelt lessons: Diving into documentary family photojournalism

In many ways, I am extremely jealous of all the photographers that are embracing documentary family photojournalism these days because there is a lot more information out there now than there way seven years ago when I began making the transition. I had years filled with mistake after mistake before I began to understand theRead more about 5 heartfelt lessons: Diving into documentary family photojournalism[…]