Posts Tagged ‘Chris Hondros Fund’

Kevin Frayer Wins Fourth Annual Getty Images & Chris Hondros Fund Award

Posted by on Thursday April 16, 2015 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Kevin Frayer has been named winner of the 2015 Getty Images and Chris Hondros Fund (CHF) Award of $20,000, and Diana Markosian has won the $5,000 emerging photojournalist award, the photo agency announced today. Both photographers are represented by Getty. They will receive their awards April 30 at a reception in New York City. CHF... More

Daniel Berehulak to Receive Getty Images & Chris Hondros Fund Award

Posted by on Tuesday April 22, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Photojournalist Daniel Berehulak has been chosen the winner of the Getty Images & Chris Hondros Fund Award, the Chris Hondros Fund announced today. Berehulak, a photojournalist based in New Delhi, India, will receive a $20,000 prize to support his documentary work. Preston Gannaway, a US photographer, has been named a finalist for the award, and... More

Events, Awards and Other Photo Happenings

Posted by on Wednesday June 5, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Business, Events, Fine Art, Photojournalism

Events Tonight at the New York Public Library, photography educator and historian Deborah Willis will discuss Leonard Freed‘s photographs of the 1963 March on Washington for Jobs and Freedom. Joining Willis on the panel will be photographers Eli Reed and Jamel Shabazz, scholar Paul M. Farber, writer Michael Eric Dyson, and Freed’s widow, Brigitte Freed.... More

Tomas Munita, Bryan Denton to Receive Getty & Chris Hondros Fund Awards

Posted by on Wednesday May 15, 2013 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Tomás Munita and Bryan Denton will receive Getty Images and Chris Hondros Fund Awards at a June 7 benefit and silent auction, the Hondros Fund has announced. The Chris Hondros Fund is a non-profit photojournalism organization founded by Christina Piaia to honor her late fiancé, who was killed in a mortar attack while covering the... More

Getty Names 2012 Editorial Grant Winners: Four Photographers and Chris Hondros Fund

Posted by on Thursday September 6, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

Photojournalists Bharat Choudhary, Kosuke Okahara, Paolo Marchetti and Sebastian Liste have been named the winners of Getty Images’ 2012 Grants for Editorial Photography. They will each receive $20,000 to support ongoing documentary projects.  Getty Images also announced it was awarding a grant of $20,000 to the Chris Hondros Fund. Created in memory of photographer Chris... More

Auction to Benefit Chris Hondros Fund to be Held June 21

Posted by on Tuesday June 19, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants

A silent auction and cocktail reception will be held Thursday, June 21 in Manhattan  to benefit the grantmaking and fellowship programs of the Chris Hondros Fund. The fund, a non-profit organization, was established to honor the life and work of Chris Hondros, the award-winning Getty Images photographer killed in Libya in April 2011. It supports... More