Posts Tagged ‘Awards’

BD Hope For a Healthy World Photo Competition

Posted by on Monday January 30, 2012 | Uncategorized

Sponsored Post The need to tell stories Social injustice is not new to our planet. As life-threatening diseases take hold of global populations, their burden weighs most heavily on the shoulders of developing and emerging nations. When organizations of all types collaborate together they have the power to make a difference where it’s needed –... More

Open Society Announces 2010 Audience Engagement Grant Winners

Posted by on Friday November 19, 2010 | Photojournalism

The Open Society Documentary Photography Project yesterday announced the winners of this year’s Audience Engagement Grants. Founded in 2005 with the name “the Distribution Grant,” the grant seeks to engage communities and decision makers in human rights and social justice issues. Each year, five to eight grants ranging from $5,000 to $30,000 are awarded to... More

TED Prize Winner Makes Really, Really Big Photos

Posted by on Wednesday October 20, 2010 | Photos In The News

The TED Conference has awarded its 2011 TED Prize to the street artist known as JR, who has plastered enormous photos on slums, industrial sites, office buildings and demolition sites in Brazil, Nigeria, Kenya, Cambodia, France, Spain, the US and elsewhere.  The  TED prize , awarded annually to an individual who exemplifies innovation, includes a... More