Posts Tagged ‘Emphas.is’

Van Houtryve Wins at POYi, with Help from Crowd Funding

Posted by on Friday February 17, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Tomas van Houtryve, whose “Behind the Curtains” photo essay has won this year’s World Understanding Award at POYi, completed the eight-year project with the help of money he raised through the crowd-funding site Emphas.is. We don’t know if this is the first crowd-funded project to win a major award, but we’re pretty sure it won’t... More

LOOK3 2011: Med Co BD Hosts Conversation On Global Health Photo Opportunities

Posted by on Saturday June 11, 2011 | Events, Photojournalism

Medical equipment company BD hosted a conversation at LOOK3 this morning about the the opportunities that exist in the global health industry for photographers who wish to make a difference in that field. At the breakfast conversation led by MaryAnne Golon, which took place adjacent to a gallery where BD was exhibiting prints from its... More