Photographers Can Teach Writers How to See

Journalists and photojournalists (or writers and photographers–however you want to label them) live in intersecting worlds. Although the work they do is ultimately very different, I believe they can help each other. Good photojournalists are tenacious and often daring. They are willing to wait for hours to get the shot they need. How often do … More Photographers Can Teach Writers How to See

The Toll of War, Captured One Frame at a Time

By Tara MacIsaac for The Epoch Times http://www.theepochtimes.com/n2/content/view/47165/ NEW YORK—“Billy Miller died because I wanted to go see a dead foreign fighter,” said war photographer Ashley Gilbertson. After a pregnant pause, he continued: “Everyone who goes off into conflict comes back with a sense of responsibility.” Gilbertson shared a powerful and very personal account of … More The Toll of War, Captured One Frame at a Time

Ashley Gilbertson on Photographing PTSD in NYC

Photographer Ashley Gilbertson talks to Chris Hondros talk on Dec. 6 in NYC about his recent projects photographing PTSD http://groundview2.eventbrite.com/ The Epoch Times cordially invites you to attend an evening with Ashley Gilbertson, an award-winning war photographer and VII Network photographer who spent several years photographing the war in Iraq. He will discuss his recent … More Ashley Gilbertson on Photographing PTSD in NYC

Top Photojournalists Gather at Brooklyn Gallery

by Genevieve Long for The Epoch Times See Tim Hetherington in NYC on Dec. 8, 2009, click here for more details NEW YORK—Close on the heels of the New York Photo Festival, VII photography agency hosted two provocative events at their studio in Brooklyn. Both events featured discussions with photojournalists and documentary photographers on the … More Top Photojournalists Gather at Brooklyn Gallery