Three Panos photographers will have their work featured at this year’s Visa pour l’Image photo festival in Perpignan, France, which runs from 28 August until 26 September 2021.
A Panos photographer, whose identity is being withheld to protect him and his family, will be exhibiting his extraordinary work from the days, weeks and months following the coup d’état in Myanmar on 1st February.
Sean Sutton, working with the Mines Advisory Group, a de-mining charity, will show his work on the conflict in northern Nigeria where Boko Haram has been waging a brutal insurgency against the central government.
Panos photographer James Oatway, working with photojournalist colleague Alon Skuy, have produced a new book entitled [BR]OTHER which looks at the dark legacy of xenophobic violence in South Africa. Their work will also be projected at the festival.
Panos director Adrian Evans will also be present at the festival from 1st to 4th September.