Photojournalist Muhammed Muheisen awarded $10,000 Oliver S. Gramling Award for journalism – The Washington Post

Photojournalist Muhammed Muheisen awarded $10,000 Oliver S. Gramling Award for journalism

Chief photographer in Pakistan for the Associated Press Muhammed Muheisen was recently awarded the $10,000 Oliver S. Gramling award for journalism. His  stunning coverage of refugees–with a strong focus on refugee children–in Pakistan and other conflict zones are imbued with compassion and humanity, and convey what photography has always had the power to do at its best: stir emotions within the viewer and, in some cases, compel us to act toward change