Posts Tagged ‘VII Photo Agency’

Video Pick: A Partnership to Fight the Stigma of Incarceration

Posted by on Thursday September 27, 2012 | PDN Video Picks, Photojournalism

During a panel discussion at ASMP’s “Sustainable Business Models: Issues & Trends Facing Visual Artists” symposium, Stephen Mayes, managing director of the VII Photo Agency warned photographers not to think of themselves strictly as service providers. He suggested looking not for clients, but for “partnerships.” He said VII has successfully formed several such partnerships, in... More

Interactive Photo Display on Malnutrition: Coming to a City Near You

Posted by on Tuesday September 13, 2011 | Photojournalism, Photos In The News

Commuters and shoppers passing through New York’s Union Square on Tuesday were presented with information on the fight against malnutrition in an unusual way: At an outdoor exhibit of photographs displayed around a field hospital set up by Doctors Without Borders/ Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).  The photos, as wells as videos shown on monitors inside... More

Nachtwey Has Left VII Photo; Agency Prepares for Expansion

Posted by on Monday August 29, 2011 | Photojournalism

Photographer James Nachtwey confirms that he decided to leave the VII Photo Agency, the cooperative he cofounded in 2001, last fall.  “I disassociated from the agency as a photographer,” Nachtwey tells PDN. He says he told the other members of the agency of his decision at an agency meeting in November. Stephen Mayes, managing director... More

VII Dissolves Network, Announces New Mentors

Posted by on Thursday June 9, 2011 | Business, Photojournalism

VII Photo Agency will dissolve the VII Network in October 2011 in order to “enlarge its core membership giving all members equal access to the agency’s services and offering clients full-service support for all photographers on the VII roster,” the agency announced. The decision was made at the agency’s recent general meeting. The Network photographers—Lynsey... More

Agency News: Ed Kashi Joins VII, Alixandra Fazzina Joins NOOR

Posted by on Thursday July 1, 2010 | Photojournalism

VII and NOOR announced new additions to their memberships today. New Jersey-based photojournalist Ed Kashi joins Marcus Bleasdale, the Estate of Alexandra Boulat, Ron Haviv, Gary Knight, Antonin Kratochvil, Joachim Ladefoged, Christopher Morris, James Nachtwey, Franco Pagetti, Stephanie Sinclair and John Stanmeyer as a co-owning  member of VII Photo Agency. “Ed is not only an... More