Nikon D7100 Canon EOS Rebel T5i Nikon D3300 Canon EOS 1200D Sony A5000 Nikon D4S
Nikon D7100 Canon EOS Rebel T5i Nikon D3300 Canon EOS 1200D Sony A5000 Nikon D4S
  News Headlines Apple Canon Casio Fujifilm HTC LG Nikon Nokia Olympus Panasonic Pentax Ricoh Rollei Samsung Sony  
Lets Go Digital
 
     
Powered by True
Counted by OneStat.com
Editorial photography winners
Ralf Jurrien : September 13th 2007 - 20:37 CET
Digital Camera Review Test Appareil Photo Numerique Prueba camara digital Digitale Camera Test Dijital Kamera Incelemeleri Digitalkamera Test Digitalkamera
Getty ImagesEditorial photography winners : Getty Images announced that Jonathan Lowenstein, Jonathan Torgovnik and Leo Maguire will each receive financial and editorial support enabling them to pursue new documentary photography projects. “Shadow Lives USA” is Jonathan Lowenstein’s winning photojournalism project, documenting six different issues facing those trying to enter the United States across the US-Mexico border. Lowenstein proposes that it is crucial to insert nuanced and sensitive depictions of undocumented workers’. His extensive travel and long-term commitment to document the plight of illegal immigrants, enable him to build lasting connections with the men and women who reside in the shadows of US society.
Editorial photography
Jonathan Lowenstein plans to complete the project by June of 2008 with the help of his Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography. Lowenstein is based in Chicago, Illinois, USA. Leo Maguire’s winning photojournalism project “Lords of the Lane” will focus on the world of Gypsy bare-knuckle fighters in England. His Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography enables him to examine the romance and tradition of a culture based on brutal values, where fighters would rather die than lose face or money. Maguire will explore the pressure these fighters experience to stay on top, how they maintain their entourage and interact with family, lovers and more traditional society. Their scene includes dog fighting, hare coursing, drinking and betting, providing opportunity to document exotic and unique experiences found literally in the photographer’s backyard. Leo Maguire is from Bristol, England, UK.

Editorial photography

Editorial photography - Winners
The winners were selected from 124 applicants from 37 countries, by the following judges:
• Michele McNally, Assistant Managing Editor, The New York Times
• Elisabeth Biondi, Visuals Editor, The New Yorker
• Paolo Pellegrin, Photographer, Magnum Photos, Italy
• W. M. Hunt, Co-Founder, Hasted-Hunt Gallery, New York
In addition to $20,000 in funding, each grant recipient receives collaborative editorial support from Getty Images photo editors as they implement their projects.

Editorial photography winners - Jonathan Torgovnik
Jonathan Torgovnik’s project, “Intended Consequences” seeks to follow 50 women who were raped during the Rwandan genocide 13 years ago, and who have children as a result. Torgovnik will build his project largely through a series of narratives constructed from environmental portraits, audio interviews and textual reflections. He plans to use his Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography to photograph and interview survivors and their children, and to use his images to create a social justice campaign aimed toward international advocacy efforts. Especially now, as history repeats itself in the Darfur region in Sudan, Torgovnik feels strongly that these Rwandan voices must be heard and that the victims and survivors of that genocide are never forgotten. Torgovnik is a Getty Images contributor based in New York, New York, USA.

Getty Images
Getty Images is the world’s leading creator and distributor of visual content and the first place creative professionals turn to discover, purchase and manage imagery. The company’s award-winning photographers and imagery help customers create inspiring work which appears every day in the world’s most influential newspapers, magazines, advertising campaigns, films, television programs, books and Web sites. Headquartered in Seattle, WA and serving customers in more than 100 countries, Getty Images believes in the power of imagery to drive positive change, educate, inform, and entertain.

   Digital camera accessories
   Digital camera reviews
   Photography contests
   Next  Sony Professional Printer Group selected FotoNation
   Previous  Adobe software plug-ins
   News by brand:Getty Images
   News by category:Contest
   News by brand and category:Getty Images Contest
   Canon EOS 700D - $749.00
   Nikon D7100 - $929.00
   Panasonic Lumix DMC TZ40 - $
   Sony CyberShot DSC HX300 - $398.00
   Canon IXUS 255 HS - $249.00
   Panasonic Lumix DMC TZ35 - $209.99
   Canon PowerShot SX280 HS - $
   Canon EOS 1100D - $299.00
   Sony CyberShot DSC HX50V - $368.00
   Nikon D5300 - $846.95


LetsGoDigital digital camera magazine
Latest Getty Images announcements
Editorial photography winners
Getty Images
Nationwide Photography Competition
Web site submission tool for Getty Images
Boutique assignment photography agency
Getty Images acquires iStockphoto
Photo image gallery exhibition in London
Getty Images acquires Photonica & Iconica imagery
 
Twitter LetsGoDigital
Latest news headlines
Mobile Photo Gallery
Canon digital camera manufacturing milestone
Samsung Milk free radio service
SDHC memory cards with embedded wireless LAN
Canon imageFORMULA DR-C225 scanner
Orange Android smartphones
Navigation App for Sony Xperia smartphones
Apple iTunes Festival London
Samsung Galaxy S5 cases
LG G3 Beat
Canon EOS Rebel T5 sample photos
New Vice President public relations at Samsung USA
Samsung Ultra High Definition 4K monitor
Samsung mobile audio products
Sony A77 II test photos
   
CanonCasioFujifilmNikonOlympusHTCSamsungSonyPanasonicNokia
  Accessories Android Apps Camcorders Digital cameras Mobile phones Smartphones Software Tablets   CES CeBIT Gadgets IFA Photokina PMA