Telling a Story Through Photography

July 21, 2019

Photography is the art of discovery and observation. It is about finding the unexpected in ordinary settings and capturing the beauty and wonders of life at specific moments in time. Giving new perspectives to what otherwise might be missed, or considered banal, is one of the missions of...

Does Photography Dehumanize Refugees?

December 01, 2016

Images create a particular political language that shapes our way of understanding refugees. The image of the stunning gaze and green eyes enthralled the world when it was captured by award-winning photographer, Steve McCurry, and appeared on the front page of National Geographic in 1984. The...

Can Photography End Child Labor?

October 09, 2015

Are images capable of moving policymakers to act? Three workers are pouring molten metal in a shipyard in Dhaka. One of them, his face and body covered in soot, is smiling. He seems no older than 10 years old, and this is not a place for him. Is the photographer just a silent witness to the...

What Inspires Creativity? Reason Enough

August 03, 2014

What drives creative people to do what they do? I’m sitting at my desk, as I have been for some time now, trying to think of the best way to describe Reason Enough. In many ways, it's quite simple: It’s about what...