Tag: Agnes Dherbeys

  • Agnes Dherbeys Robert Capa Award

    The Robert Capa Gold Medal Award for “best published photographic reporting from abroad requiring exceptional courage and enterprise” went to Agnes Dherbeys, who freelanced for The New York Times in doing her story “Violence erupts in Thailand.

    Link: Agnes Dherbeys Robert Capa Award | La Lettre de la Photographie
  • Thai Protest Photos Earn a Capa Medal

    Her approach has earned Agnes Dherbeys, 34, the Robert Capa Gold Medal Award from the Overseas Press Club of America. The medal honors the “best published photographic reporting from abroad requiring exceptional courage and enterprise.” Ms. Dherbeys, a freelancer, was on assignment for The New York Times. “Her images are close-up, powerful and direct,” the citation said.

    Link: Thai Protest Photos Earn a Capa Medal: Agnes Dherbeys Is Honored by the Overseas Press Club – NYTimes.com
  • Agnes Dherbeys Wins Robert Capa Gold Medal Award

    ROBERT CAPA GOLD MEDAL AWARD Best published photographic reporting from abroad requiring exceptional courage and enterprise. Winner: AGNES DHERBEYS Freelance for The New York Times – “Violence Erupts in Thailand” THE OLIVIER REBBOT AWARD – Best photographic reporting from abroad in magazines or books. Winner: LYNSEY ADDARIO, National Geographic – “Veiled Rebellion: Afghan Women” JOHN FABER AWARD – Best photographic reporting from abroad in newspapers or news services. Winner: DANIEL BEREHULAK, Getty Images – “Pakistan Floods” FEATURE PHOTOGRAPHY AWARD – Best feature photography published in any medium on an international theme. Winner: RODRIGO ABD, Associated Press – “Guatemala ER”

    Link: NYT wins four Overseas Press Club Awards | Poynter.
  • Four women want to give a face to Congo rape victims | Emphas.is Blog

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    Sarah Elliott, Benedicte Kurzen, Ying Ang, and Agnes Dherbeys have in common that they are all young, women and photojournalists. Two of them, Elliott and Kurzen, are based in Africa, in Nairobi and Johannesburg respectively. The two others, Ang and Dherbeys, have never been there. Yet all four of them have come together around an ambitious project to remind the world about the horrors of systematic rape in Eastern Congo.

    Link: Four women want to give a face to Congo rape victims | Emphas.is Blog
  • Red Shirts – multimedia report on the unrest in Thailand – lens culture

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    Photojournalist Agnes Dherbeys is a participant in the VII Mentor Program, conceived by VII Photo to provide professional development for the brightest emerging talents in the industry. Agnes Dherbeys’ coverage of the unrest in Thailand is the first in a series of Mentor features

    Link: Red Shirts – multimedia report on the unrest in Thailand – lens culture photography weblog
  • Showcase: In Asia, Hope for Haiti – Lens Blog – NYTimes.com

    The French photographer Agnes Dherbeys experienced the results of the rebuilding firsthand and documents the transformation in “Aceh: Daily Life, Five Years After The Tsunami.”

    Link: Showcase: In Asia, Hope for Haiti – Lens Blog – NYTimes.com
  • New Group Unites Six Women Photojournalists

    From PDN: With the guidance of photographer Gary Knight of the VII agency, the six women have formed a new group called EVE Photographers to create and promote social documentary photojournalism. They will collaborate on projects and post their best work on a group web site. The photographers are Marizilda Cruppe (in Brazil), Agnès Dherbeys (Thailand), Bénédicte Kurzen (South Africa), Justyna Mielnikiewicz (Georgia), Lourdes Segade (Spain) and Newsha Tavakolian (Iran). Here.