Journalist Photography

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Achilleas Zavallis

“Achilleas Zavallis is a photographer & visual journalist focusing on long-term projects exploring conflict and post-conflict issues. Currently based out of Europe, Achilleas travels frequently to the Middle East, following developments on the ground, for a number of international publications and non-governmental organizations. Through the work, he attempts to shed a light on the complexities of the region, in an effort to better understand the reasons that drive conflict. ”

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Yen Duong

“Yen Duong is a Vietnamese photojournalist currently based in Ho Chi Minh city, whose work tends to drift to quiet moments in everyday life. Originally an investigative journalist, she has photographed many critical stories throughout Vietnam and elsewhere, exploring themes from human trafficking, environmental and natural disasters, to the impact of rapid urbanization on marginalized communities. She holds a Master of Arts in Intercultural studies at University of Vaasa, Finland. ”

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Kendall Warner

“Kendall Warner is a graduate of the photojournalism program at Western Kentucky University. Currently a multimedia intern with the Victoria Advocate in Victoria, Texas, Kendall started photography as a sophomore in high school when she shot and developed her own 35 mm black and white film. She then ventured into the world of photojournalism where it was meant to be. Telling stories through photos is Kendall's passion and what she will enjoy spending the rest of her life doing.”

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Phil Carpenter

“Phil Carpenter is a photojournalist and videojournalist in Montreal, Quebec who also teaches photography and offers consulting services in photography and visual storytelling. Currently, Phil is a television VJ/reporter at Global News Montreal after working for 20 + years as a newspaper photojournalist. He is also the author of Breast Stories, a book which explores female identity through photos and essays of more than 50 women who've had mastectomies.”

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George Nickels

“George Nickels is a freelance photojournalist and has been working in South East Asia and Europe since 2011. The primary focus of his work is covering social conflict and humanitarian crises. Currently based in Paris, he is a member of The Frontline Freelance Register. Born in Oxfordshire, England in 1982, he is a self-taught photographer, with work published in leading newspapers, magazines and media outlets worldwide. ”

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Salma Haidrani

“Salma is a London-based multi-award-winning writer and Contributing Author of several Non-Fiction books. Her website features her multi-award-winning writing, TV & radio appearances, literary festivals, podcasts, and panels that she has appeared in. It serves as an archive and portfolio of her writing to date.   Much of my work amplifies and humanising the voices of under-represented and marginalised communities.”

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Stefan Stojanovic

“Stefan Stojanovic (b. 1986) is a photojournalist based in Belgrade, Serbia. He is been working as a professional photographer since 2010. From year 2014. he is working as photojournalist at online news media portal "Mondo." Also, his documentary work has been published in domestic media, such as daily newspapers "Vecernje Novosti" and "Politika", weekly magazine "VREME", online magazine "GRAIN", and monograph book about life of late Serbian actor Nebojsa Glogovac”

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Emily Garthwaite

“Emily Garthwaite is a 26-year-old photojournalist and Leica Ambassador focusing on humanitarian and environmental issues. Emily was recently included in Forbes 30 Under 30 for Media and Marketing, and has a Masters in Photojournalism and Documentary Photography from the University of Westminster. ”

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Rob Pinney

“Rob Pinney is a freelance photojournalist based in London. He also runs PhotoForum, an ongoing series of free photography talks, and is the Editor of Point.51 Magazine. His work has appeared in The New York Times, The Guardian, The Times, The Daily Telegraph, Financial Times, The Economist, The Wall Street Journal, Le Monde Diplomatique and Amnesty International’s Human Rights Defender magazine. ”

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Alberto Pezzali

“Alberto Pezzali is a freelance press photographer, specializing in news, sports and entertainment. Member of the National Union of Journalists, Alberto focuses on live news and social issues. His photos have been used in campaigns by bands, commissioned and published by national and international press. The credits include: The New York Times, The Wall Street Journal, The Guardian, La Repubblica, Bloomberg, NME, Harper's Bazaar, Condé Nast, TIME Magazine and The Telegraph. ”

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Updated on February 26, 2020 | By Steph Davidson

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How to create a journalist photography portfolio website.

Attract clients with a journalist photography portfolio that highlights exactly who you are as a journalist photographer. Creating your own online journalist photography portfolio is easy and intuitive with a dedicated journalist photography portfolio website builder. Choose a website builder like Format that comes with blogging, SEO, social media tools, and an online store so you have everything you need to display your work brilliantly and grow your business. We’ve rounded up six simple tips to keep in mind when building your portfolio website.

  1. Sign up for a free trial with Format. No credit card required.
  2. Choose a journalist photography template. Don’t worry—if you change your mind later, you can easily switch templates.
  3. Upload your journalist photography work. Create a gallery or custom page to display your work.
  4. Edit your site. Customize your site menu to include exactly what you want.
  5. Personalize your design. Make it yours and change options like the template preset, fonts, and colors.
  6. Ready to go further? Set up your store, add SEO or social media integration, and more—whenever you want.

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