Tag: Adam Ferguson

  • War-Zone Experience Carries Journalists Into Inauguration Coverage – The New York Times

    “I’m used to being a war reporter in countries where there were no institutions, or the institutions shattered very rapidly,” said Ms. di Giovanni, now a senior fellow at Yale University’s Jackson Institute for Global Affairs. “This is a country that had, until recently, extremely strong institutions that protected us descending into the abyss, and to see what’s happening now is disturbing beyond belief.”
  • Sony World Photography Awards Accused of Censorship After Pulling Hong Kong Protest Photos

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    The story first broke in the Hong Kong Free Press, after photographer Ko Chung-ming pointed out that his series titled Wounds of Hong Kong, a finalist in the Documentary category, had been taken down shortly after the World Photography Organization announced the finalists of the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards.
  • Removal of Hong Kong protest images from Sony World Photography Awards website raises censorship concerns | Hong Kong Free Press HKFP

    Removal of Hong Kong protest images from Sony World Photography Awards website raises censorship concerns
    Images relating to the Hong Kong protests have been taken down from the 2020 Sony World Photography Awards website because of their “sensitive nature.” While the finalists are still in the running for a prize, the move has raised concerns over possible censorship.
  • Authorship in the Current Media Landscape – Vantage – Medium

    Authorship in the Current Media Landscape – Vantage – Medium

    Laia Abril, Rena Effendi, Zackary Canepari and Adam Ferguson reflect on the power of subjective narrative

  • These Are the Pictures of the Year From 2017 – The New York Times

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    These Are the Pictures of the Year From 2017 – The New York Times

    Adam Ferguson was named Photographer of the Year in the 75th Pictures of the Year International competition, for work on assignment for The New York Times. Newspaper Photographer of the Year went to Magnus Wennman of Aftonbladet, a Swedish tabloid.

  • Moises Saman Captures Dramatic Images of Iraqi Helicopter Crash – LightBox

    Moises Saman Captures Dramatic Images of Iraqi Helicopter Crash

    Another photographer, Adam Ferguson, and the New York Times’ Paris bureau chief Alissa J. Rubin were also on board and sustained minor injuries. “If we had been another 50 meters higher we’d all be dead,” Ferguson told the Times.

  • A Mountain of Uncertainty in Iraq

    A Mountain of Uncertainty in Iraq

    Over the last four days, Adam Ferguson has photographed members of Iraq’s Yazidi minority religious group who had been surrounded on a mountaintop without water or food as a result of battlefield advances made by Sunni militants

  • Adam Ferguson’s Travels in Iraq

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    Link: Adam Ferguson’s Travels in Iraq – NYTimes.com

    This is postwar photography in the context of an American presence, but Iraq is still at war with itself. In these photos, I attempted to explore the aftermath of American occupation and the current challenges facing Iraq.

  • VII Photo Agency Brings in New Members

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    They are Davide Monteleone, Anastasia Taylor-Lind, Lynsey Addario, Jocelyn Bain Hogg, Stefano de Luigi, Venetia Dearden, Jessica Dimmock, Adam Ferguson, Ashley Gilbertson, Seamus Murphy, Maciek Nabrdalik, Tomas Van Houtryve and Donald Weber.

  • Adam Ferguson: War Is Boring


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    In this affecting and thought-provoking piece, photojournalist Adam Ferguson gives us an unedited account of his work as a combat photographer, and shares his feelings about the troops, war photography, Afghanistan, and combat in general.

  • War Is Boring

    VII Magazine:

    In this very personal story Adam Ferguson gives us an unedited account of what it is like to be a combat photographer. He openly discusses what his feelings are about the troops, war photography, Afghanistan, and combat in general.

  • Watching a Teenage Girl Die by Mortar in Afghanistan – Lens

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    Adam Ferguson believes that facing difficult moments honestly — without emotionally separating himself from the situation at hand —yields more engaging photographs. Easy to say? He covers war.

    Link: Watching a Teenage Girl Die by Mortar in Afghanistan – NYTimes.com
  • Photographing Afghan Girls – At War

    Adam Ferguson recounts his experience photographing Afghan schoolgirls while on a recent assignment for The New York Times.

    Link: Photographing Afghan Girls – At War Blog – NYTimes.com