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Kieran Dodds’ <strong>Hierotopia</strong> exhibited at Ahmanson Gallery in Irvine, CA
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Kieran Dodds’ Hierotopia exhibited at Ahmanson Gallery in Irvine, CA...

Kieran Dodds’ contemplative study of the meaning and importance of church forests in an ever more arid Ethiopia is being e...

Shiho Fukada published in <strong>STERN Magazine</strong>
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Shiho Fukada published in STERN Magazine...

Shiho Fukada‘s latest story on the large and growing population of elderly prisoners in Japanese jails has been published ...

Lianne Milton published in the <strong>Washington Post</strong>
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Lianne Milton published in the Washington Post...

Lianne Milton‘s recent shoot for the Washington Post covering the problem of child sex abuse in the Amazon has been publis...

Stefan Boness exhibiting in Hoyerswerda, Germany
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Stefan Boness exhibiting in Hoyerswerda, Germany...

Panos photographer Stefan Boness is teaming up with fellow photographer Martin Maleschka, showing their different interpretation...

Lianne Milton published on <strong>Bloomberg Businessweek</strong>
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Lianne Milton published on Bloomberg Businessweek...

Lianne Milton has been busy documenting the fallout from Brazil’s recent presidential election that saw Jair Bolsonaro, a ...

Elena Chernyshova’s <strong>Norilsk</strong> featured on Lensculture
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Elena Chernyshova’s Norilsk featured on Lensculture...

Elena Chernyshova‘s award-winning study of the remote, crumbling Russian town of Norilsk, built high above the Arctic Circ...

Mads Nissen’s <strong>We Are Indestructible</strong> published in Verdens Gang magazine in Norway
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Mads Nissen’s We Are Indestructible published in Verdens Gang magazine in Norway...

Mads Nissen‘s long-term exhibition and book project on the peace process in Colombia following the historic signing of a t...

Minzayar Oo’s award-winning work on jade mining in Myanmar published in Dagens Næringsliv
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Minzayar Oo’s award-winning work on jade mining in Myanmar published in Dagens Næringsliv...

Minzayar Oo‘s long term project looking at the effects of jade mining in northern Myanmar has been published in the Norweg...

Mary Turner’s long-term project on the Dale Farm traveller community published on Washington Post website
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Mary Turner’s long-term project on the Dale Farm traveller community published on Washington Post website...

Mary Turner‘s long-term photo project documenting the life of a traveller community she met at Dale Farm in Kent in 2009 a...

Tommy Trenchard featured in <strong>GEO France</strong>
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Tommy Trenchard featured in GEO France...

Tommy Trenchard recently travelled to the Indian Ocean island of Mauritius for GEO France to document its tropical beauty and ri...

Mads Nissen’s recent book project <strong>We Are Indestructible</strong> featured on Vice.com
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Mads Nissen’s recent book project We Are Indestructible featured on Vice.com...

Mads Nissen‘s recent book project – We Are Indestructible – published by GOST books in London and available fo...

Kael Alford exhibiting at <strong>Ogden Museum of Southern Art</strong> in New Orleans, USA
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Kael Alford exhibiting at Ogden Museum of Southern Art in New Orleans, USA...

Kael Alford is one of 25 photographers whose work is being exhibited under the title of New Southern Photography at: Ogden Museu...

Ivor Prickett at <strong>World as Image</strong> at More London, Tower Bridge
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Ivor Prickett at World as Image at More London, Tower Bridge...

Panos photographer Ivor Prickett is one of 16 photographers exhibited as part of World as Image, an outdoor exhibition at More L...

Stefan Vanfleteren’s <strong>Surf Tribe</strong> exhibited at <strong>Kunsthal Rotterdam</strong>
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Stefan Vanfleteren’s Surf Tribe exhibited at Kunsthal Rotterdam...

Stefan Vanfleteren‘s latest long-term project Surf Tribe – a series of portraits of surfers from around the world &#...

Espen Rasmussen’s <strong>White Rage</strong> published in <strong>Society</strong> magazine in France
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Espen Rasmussen’s White Rage published in Society magazine in France...

Espen Rasmussen’s long term project looking at the growth of hard right political movements across Europe and America has ...

Guy Martin’s <strong>Parallel State</strong> featured in <strong>HUCK Magazine</strong>
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Guy Martin’s Parallel State featured in HUCK Magazine...

In the lead-up to the publication of his long term project Parallel State which looks at the complex world of Turkish politics, ...

James Oatway wins <strong>Visa d’Or Region of Occitanie/Pyrénées Méditerranée Feature</strong> award at Visa pour l’Image
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James Oatway wins Visa d’Or Region of Occitanie/Pyrénées Méditerranée Feature award at Visa pour l’Image...

James Oatway‘s unique insight into the murky world of the Red Ants, a private security company based in Johannesburg, whic...

Patrick Brown’s award winning work for UNICEF on Rohingya published in Rolling Stone
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Patrick Brown’s award winning work for UNICEF on Rohingya published in Rolling Stone...

Patrick Brown’s World Press Photo award winning work on the Rohingya refugee crisis in Bangladesh has been published over ...

Shiho Fukada speaking about her work at <strong>Photoville</strong> in New York
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Shiho Fukada speaking about her work at Photoville in New York...

Shiho Fukada will be speaking about her latest photo project – Nowhere Left but Here – at this year’s Photovil...

Shiho Fukada exhibiting at <strong>Photoville</strong> in New York
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Shiho Fukada exhibiting at Photoville in New York...

Shiho Fukada will be exhibiting her latest project – Nowhere Left but Here – at this year’s Photoville festiva...

Kofi Annan (1938 – 2018) by Mark Henley
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Kofi Annan (1938 – 2018) by Mark Henley...

In 2016, Mark Henley was commissioned to photograph Kofi Annan, the former Secretary-General of the United Nations (1997 –...

Markel Redondo’s Sand Castles exhibited at GetxoPhoto, Spain
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Markel Redondo’s Sand Castles exhibited at GetxoPhoto, Spain...

Markel Redondo‘s long term project about the legacy of Spain’s housing bubble which spectacularly burst in 2008 R...

Andrew Testa published in Southern People Weekly
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Andrew Testa published in Southern People Weekly...

Andrew Testa’s photo story about the iconic red phone box in the UK which is slowly disappearing has been published in the...

Kacper Kowalski exhibiting at <strong>Atlas Gallery</strong> in London, UK
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Kacper Kowalski exhibiting at Atlas Gallery in London, UK...

Kacper Kowalski‘s stunning aerial images of his native Poland are being exhibited at: Atlas Gallery 49 Dorset Street Londo...

Martin Roemers exhibiting as part of <strong>Triennial of Photography Hamburg</strong> in Hamburg, Germany
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Martin Roemers exhibiting as part of Triennial of Photography Hamburg in Hamburg, Germany...

Martin Roemers is exhibiting his award-winning work on the world’s megacities – Metropolis – as part of [SPACE...

<strong>We are Indestructible</strong>, a new book by Mads Nissen, published by GOST Books
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We are Indestructible, a new book by Mads Nissen, published by GOST Books...

Mads Nissen‘s 8 year project covering the civil war and the historic peace accord which ended over half a century of fight...

Ramin Mazur exhibiting as part of <strong>People, Places, Processes</strong> in Kiev, Ukraine
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Ramin Mazur exhibiting as part of People, Places, Processes in Kiev, Ukraine...

Ramin Mazur‘s photo project about the inmates of Penitentiary Nr. 17, one of Moldova’s toughest prisons, who were ta...

Martin Roemers speaking at the <strong>Chicago Forum on Global Cities</strong> in Chicago, USA
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Martin Roemers speaking at the Chicago Forum on Global Cities in Chicago, USA...

Martin Roemers was invited to speak about his award winning project Metropolis at the Chicago Forum on Global Cities in Chicago,...

Adam Dean published in <strong>Stern Magazin</strong>
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Adam Dean published in Stern Magazin...

Adam Dean‘s award winning story about Filipino fishermen in the South China Sea has been published in German Stern Magazin...

<strong>Great British Welcome</strong> exhibited at Cult Cafe in Ipswich, England as part of <strong>Photoeast</strong>
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Great British Welcome exhibited at Cult Cafe in Ipswich, England as part of Photoeast...

Would you open your home to a stranger? Great British Welcome, a set of intimate portraits and testimonies, show how refugees an...

Milaya – Patterns of Home
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Milaya – Patterns of Home

"One day the soldiers came to my home and tortured me in front of my kids. They were asking for my husband who they claimed...

The Echo of History
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The Echo of History

My trip to Guinea Bissau was the last in a series of journeys to different countries around the world that were colonised by Por...

President Hotel, Saigon
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President Hotel, Saigon

Until early 2018, a tall, decrepit concrete tower, known as the President Hotel, loomed over the streets of Cholon, Ho Chi Minh ...

(Re)birth
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(Re)birth

The conflict in Colombia had been going on for so long that it had almost become part of the scenery. FARC guerrillas had los

Fenland Brexit Blues
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Fenland Brexit Blues

I\'ve lived away from the UK since the Thatcher Years. Brexit came as shock. I had perhaps the excuse of distance, but it made

Le Grand Mariage
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Le Grand Mariage

In most cultures around the world, getting married marks a key moment in a person\'s life. Each culture celebrates the union in ...

Drowning in Detritus
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Drowning in Detritus

Indonesia, a country of over 14,000 islands where almost one in ten workers is employed in the tourism industry, has every reaso...

The Last of the Aleuts
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The Last of the Aleuts

The Aleutian Islands are a sweeping, 1,900 kilometre long archipelago of volcanic islands that stretch from the Alaskan Peninsul...

Harbouring Doubts
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Harbouring Doubts

The port of Berbera on the arid northern coast of Somaliland, a de-facto state which unilaterally declared independence from war...

Tula Toli Massacre
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Tula Toli Massacre

On the morning of 30 August 2017, according to eyewitnesses, Burmese soldiers carried out the Tula Toli massacre, a mass-killing...

My Favourite Place
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My Favourite Place

"This farm is close to the demilitarised zone between the Democratic People\'s Republic of Korea (North Korea) and South Ko...

European Jungle
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European Jungle

The Jungle was a refugee camp near Calais in northern France. According to Help Refugees, before it was demolished in 2016 it wa...

Last Night in Sweden
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Last Night in Sweden

On 18 February 2017 US President Donald Trump gave a speech in Melbourne, Florida. While speaking about the importance of keepin...

This Land is My Land
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This Land is My Land

They drive their children around in armoured minibuses; drones buzz around in the air above their homes. The Ovadia family are a...

Seven
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Seven

The Syrian Civil War is about to enter its eighth year, with no clear end in sight. These children are all seven years old, all ...

The Red Ants
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The Red Ants

Red Ant Security Relocation & Eviction Services, or the Red Ants in short, is a private security company in Johannesburg, So...

Hierotopia
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Hierotopia

Hierotopy, from Ancient Greek for sacred and place, is the study of sacred spaces, examining the relationship between art and al...

We are Indestructible
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We are Indestructible

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

When I Grow Up
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When I Grow Up

Chris de Bode asked children around the world about their dreams for the future.

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...

Hard.Land
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Hard.Land

A journey through blue collar America to meet the people struggling to keep the American Dream alive.

On Solid Ground
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On Solid Ground

A collaboration between the International Rescue Committee and Panos Pictures

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...

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.

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...

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.

#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...

The Battle for Mosul
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The Battle for Mosul

Ivor Prickett witnessed the final days of ISIS' stronghold from inside Mosul, embedded with Iraqi forces.

Disposable Workers
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Disposable Workers

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