Posts Tagged ‘Nina Berman’

“Make This Picture Invisible” – On the Consequences of Going Viral

Posted by on Friday March 18, 2016 | Photojournalism, Social Media/Web

Many photographers would like nothing more than for an image to go viral, spreading their work and name to the far corners of the Internet. For some, though, the experience is anything but thrilling. Photojournalist Nina Berman recounts her own viral experience with an image she took while working for People Magazine that ultimately won... More

Nina Berman Wins 2016 Aftermath Grant For Project on War’s Toxic Legacy

Posted by on Tuesday December 22, 2015 | Uncategorized

Nina Berman has won the 2016 Aftermath Project Grant for “Acknowledgment of Danger,” a look at the “toxic legacy of war on the American landscape.” Berman, a documentary photographer, has published two books: Purple Hearts—Back from Iraq (2004), on wounded veterans; and Homeland (2008), a look at surveillance and paranoia in post 9/11 America. Sara... More

Stanley Greene Wins 2013 Aftermath Grant

Posted by on Friday December 14, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Stanley Greene has won the 2013 Aftermath Grant for his proposal to create a new project, “The Rise of Islam in the Caucasus,” The Aftermath Project organization announced today. The Aftermath Grant, worth $20,000 in 2013, supports photographers whose work addresses the legacy of conflict. In making the announcement, The Aftermath Project noted that Greene... More