Tag: Adrees Latif

Adrees Latif wins ICP Infinity Award for Photojournalism

Pakistan chief photographer Adrees Latif has won the prestigious ICP Infinity Award in Photojournalism for his outstanding coverage of last year’s Pakistan floods. Working under the most difficult of conditions he led the Reuters pictures team to tell the story from every possible angle.

Link:
http://blogs.reuters.com/photo/2011/02/08/adrees-latif-wins-icp-infinity-award-for-photojournalism/

The story behind the Pulitzer picture | Reuters.com

Reuters Bangkok senior photographer Adrees Latif tells how he took the pictures which won him a Pulitzer Prize. The pictures were taken in Myanmar during the protests in September last year and include the photo of Japanese video journalist Kenji Nagai being shot.

“Tipped off by protests against soaring fuel prices, I landed in Yangon on 23 September, 2007, with some old clothes, a Canon 5D camera, two fixed lenses and a laptop.

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