Posts Tagged ‘Tomas van Houtryve’

Amazon Sells iPhone Accessories Infringing Copyrighted News Images of War, Death

Posted by on Tuesday December 23, 2014 | Photojournalism

Dealers of cellphone and iPad cases emblazoned with copyrighted news images by Tomas Van Houtryve, Daniel Berehulak, Tyler Hicks and other photojournalists are using Amazon’s marketplace to sell their wares without permission from the photographers. All the images had been featured by TIME magazine on its “Picks of the Top 10 Photos of 2014.” In... More

Aaron Siskind Foundation Announces 2014 Grant Recipients

Posted by on Wednesday August 20, 2014 | Awards/Contests/Grants

The Aaron Siskind Foundation announced the five winners of their 2014 Individual Photographer’s Fellowship grants yesterday. The grant recipients are Lucas Foglia, Curran Hatleberg, Gillian Laub, Peter van Agtmael and Tomas van Houtryve. Each of this year’s winners receives an $8,000 award. There were two rounds of judging for this year’s IPF grants. The first round... More

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 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

VII Photo Announces New Network and Mentor Program Photographers

Posted by on Monday June 14, 2010 | Photojournalism

VII Photo announced today that several photographers have joined the VII Network and VII Mentor Program. Afghanistan-based photographer Andrea Bruce, who has worked extensively in Iraq as a staff and contract photographer for The Washington Post, and Paris-based photographer Tomas van Houtryve, who won 2010 Photographer of the Year from POYi, have joined the VII... More