Archive for July 2011

Iranian Photojournalist Who Advocates For Women’s Rights Imprisoned

Posted by on Thursday July 7, 2011 | Media, Photojournalism

Press photographer Maryam Majd has been detained in Iran’s Evin Prison, says a group of 32 Iranian photographers who have written and signed a petition demanding her release. The petition says that, “Although the arrest of Maryam Majd has not been confirmed by the Iranian government’s official sources, the repeated illegal actions of the state-run media have caused serious... More

PDN Adds Two New Contests

Posted by on Wednesday July 6, 2011 | Uncategorized

PDN Custom Media has launched two new contest opportunities for a variety of photographers. (We notice that their deadlines are coming up fast.) Here are the details: Objects of Desire A competition celebrating photographs of the people, objects and spaces artists truly feel affection for. What do you love? We’re looking for images of the... More