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‘Made by ME’ by Chris de Bode
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‘Made by ME’ by Chris de Bode...

“I wanted to show them as proud creators, not as victims” Chris says about his portrait series of garment workers in...

Iberian Isolation with Ben Roberts
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Iberian Isolation with Ben Roberts...

In early March of 2020, I had to make a difficult decision. With an assignment lined up in neighbouring Portugal and the coronav...

Mary Turner gets Honourable Mention at PHMUSEUM 2020 Photography Grant
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Mary Turner gets Honourable Mention at PHMUSEUM 2020 Photography Grant...

Mary Turner‘s long-term work on the former mining communities of northeastern England has been recognised with an Honourab...

Lock Down Britain
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Lock Down Britain...

The older generation in our society have gone into isolation to protect themselves from the coronavirus. For some it is a lonely...

In Isolation with Tom Pilston
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In Isolation with Tom Pilston...

Like so many families around the world the Pilstons are crowding together in the family home to help prevent the spread of the C...

Reactions to coronavirus around the world
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Reactions to coronavirus around the world...

As the coronavirus crisis intensifies, with over 174,000 diagnosed cases and almost 6,700 deaths worldwide (16 March 2020, 15:30...

Oslo in Lockdown by Fredrik Naumann
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Oslo in Lockdown by Fredrik Naumann...

As in a number of other European countries, Norway’s government has decided to take drastic action to slow the spread of t...

Ian Teh published in National Geographic Magazine
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Ian Teh published in National Geographic Magazine...

Ian Teh’s latest story for National Geographic which looks at the cultivation and trade in black cardamom in the mountains...

WHO – The Situation Room
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WHO – The Situation Room...

Inside the World Health Organization, from the Strategic Health Operations Centre (SHOC) room to the Governing Body, tensions ar...

Andrea Gjestvang interviewed on Lensculture
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Andrea Gjestvang interviewed on Lensculture...

Andrea Gjestvang has been interviewed by Niko J. Kallianiotis about her project Return, which looks at the asylum seeking proces...

Tommy Trenchard published in Internazionale magazine in Italy
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Tommy Trenchard published in Internazionale magazine in Italy...

Tommy Trenchard’s recent report on the island nation of Comoros and the attempts made by local people to reach the island ...

Panos photographers nominated for World Press Photo awards 2020
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Panos photographers nominated for World Press Photo awards 2020...

Three Panos photographers – Ivor Prickett, Matthew Abbott and Frédéric Noy – have been nominated for a total of fo...

Kieran Dodds speaking about his Hierotopia project at the Ethiopian Community in Britain
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Kieran Dodds speaking about his Hierotopia project at the Ethiopian Community in Britain...

Kieran Dodds will be speaking about Hierotopia, his photo project looking at the significance of Ethiopian church forests, at th...

Panos photographers win Pictures of the Year (POY) awards
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Panos photographers win Pictures of the Year (POY) awards...

Panos photographers have won a number of Pictures of the Year (POY) awards in this years 77th edition of the competition. Daily ...

Rhodri Jones exhibiting at Spazio Lavì! in Bologna, Italy
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Rhodri Jones exhibiting at Spazio Lavì! in Bologna, Italy...

Rhodri Jones is exhibiting his ground-breaking work on Albania in the 1990 entitled “Eredità tribale” (“A Tri...

Elena Chernyshova’s “North East Passage” published in El Mundo in Spain
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Elena Chernyshova’s “North East Passage” published in El Mundo in Spain...

Elena Chernyshova’s journey aboard an icebreaker charting the Northeast Passage over the top of Russia has been published ...

31 January 2020 – Britain leaves the EU<br>Panos photographers’ impressions
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31 January 2020 – Britain leaves the EUPanos photographers’ impressions...

After over three and a half years and much public and political wrangling, Britain is leaving the European Union to the delight ...

Matthew Abbott published in El País
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Matthew Abbott published in El País...

Matthew Abbott’s extraordinary work from the bushfires in Australia has been published in Spain’s El País. You can ...

Matthew Abbott in the L’Obs
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Matthew Abbott in the L’Obs...

Matthew Abbott’s startling images from the bushfires that have devastated tens of thousands of square kilometres of southe...

Elena Chernyshova published in Schweizer Illustrierte magazine
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Elena Chernyshova published in Schweizer Illustrierte magazine...

A recent commission from Schweizer Illustrierte, shot by Elena Chenyshova in Moscow, has been published in the magazine.

Julio Etchart exhibiting at Rich Mix in London
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Julio Etchart exhibiting at Rich Mix in London...

Julio Etchart followed the trail of two of George Orwell’s great books: ‘Burmese Days’ and ‘Homage to Catalonia’, comb...

Nyani Quarmyne published in Terra Mater
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Nyani Quarmyne published in Terra Mater...

Nyani Quarmyne‘s fascinating story about the courageous efforts of local engineers in Georgia’s Tusheti region who a...

Australian bushfires by Matthew Abbott
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Australian bushfires by Matthew Abbott...

click here for a large edit of images. Devastating bushfires have been ravaging parts of the Australian states of New South Wale...

Mads Nissen published in Politiken
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Mads Nissen published in Politiken...

Mads Nissen’s recent work on the effect of climate change on glaciers in Chile has been published in the Danish daily Poli...

Sven Torfinn published in De Morgen
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Sven Torfinn published in De Morgen...

Sven Torfinn‘s recent work on the Mozambican town of Beira which was severely damaged by Cycline Idai in March 2019 has be...

Tommy Trenchard’s country profile of Mauritius published in Hungarian GEO Magazine
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Tommy Trenchard’s country profile of Mauritius published in Hungarian GEO Magazine...

Tommy Trenchard expansive country profile of Mauritius, originally commissioned by GEO Magazine in France, has been published in...

Ian Teh published in Feng Magazine in China
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Ian Teh published in Feng Magazine in China...

Ian Teh’s award winning work on the Yellow River in China has been published in Feng Magazine in China. To see the full bo...

Chris de Bode’s ‘Dreams’ series published on the Guardian website
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Chris de Bode’s ‘Dreams’ series published on the Guardian website...

Chris de Bode‘s long term photo project which features 58 children from 13 countries talking about their hopes and dreams ...

Chris de Bode’s ‘Dreams – The Power of Children’ available to buy as a book
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Chris de Bode’s ‘Dreams – The Power of Children’ available to buy as a book...

For the past eight years, Chris de Bode has been working on an extraordinary set of images showing children from around the worl...

Alfredo Cáliz exhibiting at Galerie du Fleuve in Saint-Louis, Senegal
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Alfredo Cáliz exhibiting at Galerie du Fleuve in Saint-Louis, Senegal...

Alfredo Cáliz is exhibiting his recent work on Saint-Louis in Senegal, produced in collaboration with Spain’s largest dai...

World Health Organization Feat. China
Story by Mark Henley

World Health Organization Feat. China

Rare behind-the-scenes look at Chinese diplomacy and the World Health Organization (WHO). Inside the World Health Organizatio...

Border Patrol
Story by Kieran Dodds

Border Patrol

Photographer Kieran Dodds took this series of photographs within 2 miles of his home in Edinburgh on his Covid-19 daily state-sa...

Keep on Truckin’
Story by Matthew Abbott

Keep on Truckin’

At the coldest point in the day, Joanna Atkins emerges from a converted shipping container sitting on the back of a road train, ...

Jillaroos
Story by Matthew Abbott

Jillaroos

Livestock herding in Australia\'s remote and rugged outback has historically evoked the image of the \'jackaroo\', the country\'...

Palais sans Nations
Story by Mark Henley

Palais sans Nations

Like a film set after the actors have gone or a dark metaphor for the future of multilateralism, the grand Palais des Nations, t...

Arché
Story by Kacper Kowalski

Arché

I have been photographing shapes that are appearing on ice throughout the winter. When methane is released from the bottom of a ...

Trading to Extinction
Story by Patrick Brown

Trading to Extinction

From the pristine jungles of Cambodia to the great national parks of India and Nepal, Asian wildlife is being plundered on an un...

High Life
Story by Andrew Esiebo

High Life

Andrew Esiebo, a native of Lagos, Nigeria\'s industrial capital and Africa\'s largest city, has been fascinated by the city\'s f...

Australia Ablaze
Story by Matthew Abbott

Australia Ablaze

No country on earth has confronted a climate-change-induced catastrophe like Australia. The vast continent is in the grip of a d...

Quicksilver Quarries
Story by Adam Dean

Quicksilver Quarries

On the island of Sumbawa in central Indonesia, thousands of artisanal miners have been digging up gold in dangerous, informal mi...

The Valley of Rubies
Story by Vlad Sokhin

The Valley of Rubies

Ninety per cent of the world\'s most highly prized rubies, called \'pigeon\'s blood\' for their deep hue and intensity of colour...

Chile Desperto! – Chile Awakes!
Story by Stefan Boness

Chile Desperto! – Chile Awakes!

What began as a protest against a small increase in metro fares in October 2019 has turned into a mass movement for dramatic cha...

Death in Transit
Story by Adam Dean

Death in Transit

In 2015, Thailand had the second highest number of road fatalities in the world, second only to war-torn Libya where dying on th...

Between Liberties
Story by Ian Willms

Between Liberties

One of the many side effects of the Trump presidency in the United States has been a steep increase in the number of asylum seek...

Once Bitten
Story by Nyani Quarmyne

Once Bitten

140,000 people die worldwide from snakebites every year. Another 400,000 are severely injured, often needing to have arms or leg...

Going, Going, Neon
Story by Tommy Trenchard

Going, Going, Neon

Scientists first discovered the presence of neon gas in our atmosphere at the end of the 19th century. Tasteless, odourless and ...

The Big O
Story by Abbie Trayler-Smith

The Big O

Abbie used her own experience of being an overweight teenager to connect with six young men who struggle with their weight. ...

Echinoderms to the Rescue
Story by Tommy Trenchard

Echinoderms to the Rescue

In the middle of the night, villagers wade through shallow enclosures 100 metres offshore, looking for small, sausage-like creat...

No Man Is An Island
Story by Andrea Gjestvang

No Man Is An Island

Since the financial crisis in the 1990s, many young women have left the Faroe Islands, a small nation in the North Atlantic Ocea...

The Big Melt
Story by Mads Nissen

The Big Melt

In Chile\'s Torres del Paine National Park, the stunning beauty of glacial ice and mountain lakes hides a worrying environmental...

State of the Union
Story by Andrew Testa

State of the Union

After the fifth election in five years - three general elections and two referendums - the UK is no closer to healing the divisi...

Getting their Goat
Story by Pascal Maitre

Getting their Goat

Every country has its favourite sport. In England, football is the undisputed leader. In India, a huge home audience, running in...

Oceans Apart
Story by Tommy Trenchard

Oceans Apart

The two islands of Mayotte and Anjouan are separated by only 40 miles of sea. They share same language, faith and ethnicity, and...

WTO Rules
Story by Mark Henley

WTO Rules

Or rather it doesnt. The World Trade Organization (OMC in French) is in crisis. While it is supposed to regulate 98% of internat...

Tour du Faso
Story by Pascal Maitre

Tour du Faso

The Tour du Faso is one of the world\'s great cycle races. It covers 1,306 kilometres across Burkina Faso every October and has ...

First Chechen War-25 Years On
Story by Heidi Bradner

First Chechen War-25 Years On

11 December 2019 marks the 25th anniversary of the beginning of the First Chechen War. Though by no means the only conflict to b...

Bush Footy
Story by Matthew Abbott

Bush Footy

For Aboriginal communities in Australia\'s Northern Territory, lack of opportunities and extreme isolation are often coupled wit...

Grandfather Crocodile
Story by Matthew Abbott

Grandfather Crocodile

Crocodiles are sacred in Timor Leste, one of the world\'s youngest and least developed countries which seceded from Indonesia in...

Rock Relief
Story by Matthew Abbott

Rock Relief

Uluru, or Ayers Rock as it was previously known, is one of Australia\'s most recognisable landmarks which has featured in the ba...

Free From Hunger
Story by Chris de Bode, Abbie Trayler-Smith, Nora Lorek

Free From Hunger

There are over 150 million malnourished children in the world today. This contributes to three million child deaths a year. A ne...

Americans Parade
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Americans Parade

Americans Parade is a parade of Americans; one after the other, from one community to the next, building up a picture of Amer...

Smart Solutions
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Smart Solutions

Towards a world free of poverty, hunger and environmental degradation, CGIAR is the world's largest global agricultural innov...

End of the Caliphate
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End of the Caliphate

Ivor Prickett covered the fight against ISIS forces across Syria and Iraq between 2016 and 2018, working for the New York Tim...

Where Love Is Illegal
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Where Love Is Illegal

72 countries around the world have criminal laws against sexual activity by lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender or intersex p...

Traces
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Traces

The effects of China's breakneck industrialisation on the Yellow River

No Place on Earth
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No Place on Earth

An in-depth study of the epic Rohingya refugee crisis and its effect on hundreds of thousands of ordinary people.

Asmara – Africa’s Modernist Jewel
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Asmara – Africa’s Modernist Jewel

Asmara is a unique example of early 20th Century modernist architecture, now been elevated to UNESCO World Heritage status

On Solid Ground
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On Solid Ground

A collaboration between the International Rescue Committee and Panos Pictures

OVER
Featured Story

OVER

A photographic meditation from the skies above Poland.

From darkness into Light
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From darkness into Light

More than 620 million Africans, or two thirds of the population of the continent, have no access to electricity.

The Parallel State
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The Parallel State

A glimpse into the opaque world of contemporary Turkish politics and society.

We are Indestructible
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We are Indestructible

Ending one of the world's longest running civil wars.

River Congo – DRC’s Highway 1
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River Congo – DRC’s Highway 1

The Congo river is the lifeline of a region with few roads or railways.

Side Effects
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Side Effects

The result of years of aerial photography, this is a visual study of the complicated relationship between humans and nature.

Disposable Workers
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Disposable Workers

The people feeling the pain of Japan's unforgiving job market

Hidden Lives
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Hidden Lives

The untold story of urban refugees in Burundi, Haiti, Jordan, Malaysia, Thailand, United Kingdom, Kenya and the USA.

Belgicum
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Belgicum

The result of two decades of work, Belgicum is a unique document about a country in search of a raison d'etre.

White Rage
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White Rage

Travelling across Europe - from Norway to Italy and France to Russia - Espen Rasmussen and journalist Ronny Berg met and spok...

Uncertain Tomorrow
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Uncertain Tomorrow

The Central African Republic (CAR) has seen more than its fair share of coups and unrest over the five and a half decades...

Last Stop
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Last Stop

Exploring the topography and migrations of London from the vantage point of a bus.

The Last Colony
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The Last Colony

For over 40 years Western Sahara, a former Spanish colony in northwestern Africa, and its people, the Sahrawis, have been liv...

#Future of Cities
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#Future of Cities

In collaboration with the World Photography Organisation (WPO) and Sony's Global Imaging Ambassadors (SGIA), Panos Pictures c...

My Toilet
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My Toilet

Through images and stories from 20 countries, across every continent, a collaboration between Water & Sanitation for the Urba...