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Ian Teh published in WE Demain in France
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Ian Teh published in WE Demain in France...

Ian Teh‘s multi-year project looking at the effects of rapid industrialisation and ecological degradation on the Yellow Ri...

Andrew Testa and Matthew Abbott exhibited at Festival of Ethical Photography
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Andrew Testa and Matthew Abbott exhibited at Festival of Ethical Photography...

Andrew Testa and Matthew Abbott will be exhibited at this year’s Festival della Fotografia Etica which will take place in ...

Iva Zimova published on PRIVATE magazine
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Iva Zimova published on PRIVATE magazine...

Iva Zimova recently worked in Belarus where large demonstrations have been taking place against the regime of Alexander Lukashen...

Alfredo Caliz published in El País Semanal
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Alfredo Caliz published in El País Semanal...

Alfredo Caliz’s work on the port of St Louis in Senegal has been published in Spanish El País Semanal magazine.

Minzayar Oo published in Vi Menn magazine
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Minzayar Oo published in Vi Menn magazine...

Minzayar Oo’s work on the jade industry in Myanmar has been published in Norwegian Vi Menn magazine.

Andrew Testa published in Vi Menn in Norway
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Andrew Testa published in Vi Menn in Norway...

Andrew Testa’s piece on the work of the International Commission on Missing Persons (ICMP) in Bosnia has been published in...

Alfredo D’Amato published in Vi Menn in Norway
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Alfredo D’Amato published in Vi Menn in Norway...

Alfredo D’Amato’s piece on the mastica industry on the island of Chios was published in Norwegian Vi Menn magazine.

Ben Roberts on the cover of Télérama in France
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Ben Roberts on the cover of Télérama in France...

Ben Roberts’ image of an Amazon “fulfilment centre’ has been published on the cover of Télérama magazine in ...

Iva Zimova published on dofoto magazine
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Iva Zimova published on dofoto magazine...

Iva Zimova’s work has been published online on the dofoto magazine website. Click on the image below to view more pictures...

Noriko Hayashi published in Dagens Næringsliv in Norway
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Noriko Hayashi published in Dagens Næringsliv in Norway...

Noriko Hayashi‘s exceptional long term project on Japanese women who ended up living in North Korea with their Korean husb...

Marc Shoul selected for Corona Call 2020 by Sana Sanaa
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Marc Shoul selected for Corona Call 2020 by Sana Sanaa...

Marc Shoul’s work on South Africa during the Coronavirus – Time Between – has been selected for the Corona Cal...

Andrew Testa wins Portrait of Britain 2020 awards
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Andrew Testa wins Portrait of Britain 2020 awards...

Two of Andrew Testa‘s images have been announced as winners in this year’s Portrait of Britain 2020 awards. Click on...

Mary Turner wins Spot Light Award at World Report Awards
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Mary Turner wins Spot Light Award at World Report Awards...

Mary Turner has won the Spot Light Award 2020 at this year’s World Report Awards organised by the Festival della Fotografi...

Vlad Sokhin published on Lenta.ru
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Vlad Sokhin published on Lenta.ru...

Vlad Sokhin’s work on the LGBT community in the former Soviet republic of Kyrgyzstan has been published on the (Russian la...

Chris de Bode giving masterclass in Les Arcs, France
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Chris de Bode giving masterclass in Les Arcs, France...

Panos photographer Chris de Bode will be giving a photography masterclass in Les Arcs in southern France from 29th September to ...

Ian Teh published on National Geographic website
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Ian Teh published on National Geographic website...

Ian Teh’s latest assignment for National Geographic, which took him to the farthest southern reaches of South America, has...

Tom Pilston published on Tortoise Media
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Tom Pilston published on Tortoise Media...

Tom Pilston’s striking portraits of staff working during the Coronavirus crisis at the University College Hospital in Lond...

Iva Zimova exhibiting at the Old Synagogue in Pilsen, Czech Republic
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Iva Zimova exhibiting at the Old Synagogue in Pilsen, Czech Republic...

Iva Zimova will be exhibiting her work from Afghanistan at the Old Synagogue in Pilsen, Czech Republic, until 30 August 2020. Th...

Kieran Dodds interview on Photography Down The Line
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Kieran Dodds interview on Photography Down The Line...

Kieran Dodds has been interviewed by the Ben Harman, the director of Photography Down The Line, a charity and centre for photogr...

Crowdfunding for Jan Banning’s new book “Christina’s Case”
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Crowdfunding for Jan Banning’s new book “Christina’s Case”...

Christina Boyer has spent almost her entire adult life in a Georgia prison. She was arrested some 28 years ago, at the age of 22...

“Hidden History: The Lost Portraits of Bradford” available on BBC iPlayer
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“Hidden History: The Lost Portraits of Bradford” available on BBC iPlayer...

Hidden History: The Lost Portraits of Bradford is a BBC film made in collaboration with Bradford Museums and Panos photographer ...

Iva Zimova published in Private Magazine
Tearsheets

Iva Zimova published in Private Magazine...

Iva Zimova has spent the past months in her native Czech Republic, looking after her ill father and photographing daily life dur...

Talking Pictures #1: Panos Photographer Mark Henley
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Talking Pictures #1: Panos Photographer Mark Henley...

An interview with Adrian Evans, director of Panos Pictures. —— After nearly 20 years travelling and photographing th...

Prague – from Pandemonium to Pandemic
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Prague – from Pandemonium to Pandemic...

In April 2019, Björn Steinz decided to document the sheer scale of the tourist phenomenon that has overcome Prague since the ea...

The last of the 43 Group
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The last of the 43 Group...

These portraits are a tribute to the last surviving members of the 43 Group, an historically significant but largely forgotten a...

‘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...

The Lost Executioner
Story by Nic Dunlop

The Lost Executioner

Between 1975 and 1979, the Khmer Rouge killed almost two million people, up to a quarter of Cambodia\'s population. Over thirty ...

Some Like It Hot
Story by Matthew Abbott

Some Like It Hot

Even by Australia\'s extreme environmental standards, Marble Bar in Western Australia is a remote, and sizzling, outlier. With a...

Thailand Bucks The Trend
Story by Adam Dean

Thailand Bucks The Trend

Though it was the first country to record a case of coronavirus outside China in January 2020, Thailand has consistently bucked ...

Brazil under the shadow of Covid
Story by Lalo de Almeida

Brazil under the shadow of Covid

As the corona virus pandemic continues to sweep across the world since appearing in the city of Wuhan in China in December 2019,...

Lake Victoria, Slowly Dying
Story by Frederic Noy

Lake Victoria, Slowly Dying

\'In the next 50 years, if nothing radical is done, Lake Victoria will be dead because of what we are pouring into it\' says Pro...

Rear Window
Story by Jasper White

Rear Window

During the Covid-19 lockdown many photographers have begun to search for stories much closer to home, turning their attention to...

Suburban Herbarium
Story by William Arnold

Suburban Herbarium

This collection of plant portraits were all gathered during the length of William Arnold\'s regular lunchtime walk from his job ...

A Mind Of Their Own
Story by Chris de Bode

A Mind Of Their Own

\'In February 2020 I travelled to Diffa in Niger for Stichting Vluchteling, the Dutch Refugee Foundation. There I met a number o...

Souvenir
Story by Chris de Bode

Souvenir

Once upon a time we travelled around the world. By 2019, tourist annual arrivals had reached 1.5 billion according to the United...

Cinema Pandemico
Story by Nora Lorek

Cinema Pandemico

Despite having one of the most relaxed regimes in the fight against the spread of Covid-19, Sweden decided to order theatres and...

Dancing with Ghosts
Story by Samuel Aranda

Dancing with Ghosts

In war zones, bomb blasts deafen innocent civilians and explosions destroy homes and lives. Every day, people suffer death and d...

Coronavirus Diary by Nick Hannes
Story by Nick Hannes

Coronavirus Diary by Nick Hannes

Corona Virus Diary by Nick Hannes A strange calm has descended upon the land. The government urges the population to stay ind...

Not a Hero am I
Story by Tom Pilston

Not a Hero am I

University College Hospital in London is taking a deep breath, on a hot summer\'s day in London. It has survived the onslaught o...

Coronavirus Infodemic
Story by Ramin Mazur

Coronavirus Infodemic

The COVID-19 pandemic has already changed our lives and the way we perceive it. The outbreak has highlighted many issues in our ...

Fire and Pestilence
Story by Matthew Abbott

Fire and Pestilence

Just when they thought it couldn\'t get any worse, things took another turn for the worse. Ravaged by bush fires that ripped thr...

In Search of Black Cardamom
Story by Ian Teh

In Search of Black Cardamom

High up in Vietnam\'s Hoang Lien Son mountain range, in the shadow of Fansipan, the country\'s highest peak, an unusual crop has...

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...

Not a Hero am I
Story by Tom Pilston

Not a Hero am I

University College Hospital in London is taking a deep breath, on a hot summer\'s day in London. It has survived the onslaught o...

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...

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...

Warm Waters
Featured Story

Warm Waters

A multi-year project looking at the effects of climate change on communities and environments across the Pacific region. ...

Americans Parade
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

Where Love Is Illegal

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

Traces
Featured Story

Traces

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

No Place on Earth
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

The Parallel State

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

We are Indestructible
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

Side Effects

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

Disposable Workers
Featured Story

Disposable Workers

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

Hidden Lives
Featured Story

Hidden Lives

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

Belgicum
Featured Story

Belgicum

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

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
Featured Story

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
Featured Story

My Toilet

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