Posts Tagged ‘Yuri Kozyrev’

Open Society Announces Photogs for 20th “Moving Walls” Exhibition

Posted by on Monday July 16, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Events, Photojournalism

Open Society Institute, the human rights non-profit founded by George Soros, has announced the photographers who will be showing work in the 20th edition of its “Moving Walls” documentary photography exhibition, which will open in 2013. The selected photographers and projects are: Katharina Hesse, on North Korean refugees who crossed the border into China Fernando... More

Craig Walker Wins Newspaper Photographer of the Year

Posted by on Monday February 13, 2012 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism

Craig Walker of the Denver Post has won the Newspaper Photographer of the Year award in the 2011 Pictures of the Year International competition. Judges cited his portfolio for a balance of esthetics and journalistic content, and noted that it included “a stunning project” on war veterans who suffer from post traumatic stress disorder. (Walker... More

Yuri Kozyrev Wins 2 Prix Bayeux-Calvados Awards for Libya Coverage

Posted by on Monday October 10, 2011 | Awards/Contests/Grants, Photojournalism, Photos In The News

Photographer Yuri Kozyrev, who covered the conflict in Libya for Time magazine,  won the Photo Trophy and the Public Prize for photography at the Priz Bayeux-Calvados des Correspondents de Guerre, a four-day festival devoted to war reporting, which takes place in Bayeux, France. The Photo Trophy, sponsored by Nikon, comes with a 7,000 Euro prize;... More