Tag: Chris Hondros

  • Hondros and Hetherington: Photographing the Liberian Civil War – The New York Times

    [contentcards url=”https://www.nytimes.com/2018/10/22/lens/remembering-hondros-hetherington.html”] Hondros and Hetherington: Photographing the Liberian Civil War – The New York Times A show at the Bronx Documentary Center reveals how Liberia’s civil war shaped the lives and careers of Chris Hondros and Tim Hetherington.

  • Photographing the Agonizing Pain of Children: John Moore and Chris Hondros – PhotoShelter Blog

    [contentcards url=”https://blog.photoshelter.com/2018/06/photographing-the-agonizing-pain-of-children-john-moore-chris-hondros/”] Photographing the Agonizing Pain of Children: John Moore and Chris Hondros – PhotoShelter Blog Getty Images award-winning photojournalist John Moore has traveled the world capturing horrific scenes of violence from war zones to egregious human rights violations. For the past decade, Moore has been photographing the migrant crisis, and ended up in Rio […]

  • A New Documentary Honors the Work and Life of Photojournalist Chris Hondros – The Atlantic

    [contentcards url=”https://www.theatlantic.com/photo/2018/03/a-new-documentary-honors-the-work-and-life-of-photojournalist-chris-hondros/554966/”] A New Documentary Honors the Work and Life of Photojournalist Chris Hondros – The Atlantic Conflict photographer Chris Hondros, working for Getty Images,  covered major events from the attacks of September 11 through the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, the civil war in Liberia, and the chaos of the Arab Spring in Egypt […]

  • Chris Hondros Documentary to Stream on Netflix | PDNPulse

    [contentcards url=”https://pdnpulse.pdnonline.com/2017/09/chris-hondros-documentary-stream-netflix.html”] Chris Hondros Documentary to Stream on Netflix | PDNPulse Netflix subscribers will soon be able to watch HONDROS, the documentary about late photojournalist Chris Hondros, who was killed in April 2011 while reporting on the civil war in Libya. According to entertainment publication Variety, Netflix paid “in the six-figure range” for the rights […]

  • New Chris Hondros Fund Photography Grant Goes to ProPublica | Time.com

    New Chris Hondros Fund Photography Grant Goes to ProPublica The new grant, worth $10,000, is dedicated to the defense of press freedom in the U.S. and will fund two to three stories produced by the non-profit news organization ProPublica.

  • What We Learned From Chris Hondros and Tim Hetherington | TIME

    What We Learned From Chris Hondros and Tim Hetherington Friends and colleagues remember the two photographers killed in Libya five years ago

  • Walking Through War: Hyperlapse Storytelling | PhotoShelter Blog

    Walking Through War: Hyperlapse Storytelling Ten years after Hondros photographed Hassan, The New York Times published a feature entitled “Walking in War’s Path” that takes the viewer through a tour of eight different places in and around Gaza on the one year anniversary of the war. The perspective includes both Israelis and Palestinians – lives […]

  • Testament: Remembering Chris Hondros’ Iconic Photograph From Iraq

    Link: Testament: Remembering Chris Hondros’ Iconic Photograph From Iraq – LightBox It has been three years since photographer Chris Hondros was killed, along with fellow photojournalist Tim Hetherington, during a firefight in Misrata, Libya, on April 20th 2011. With the recent release of Testament — a moving collection of Hondros’ photographs and writing – Getty’s Vice President/News, […]

  • Chris Hondros: Testament is a book that covers the photojournalist’s career

    Link: Chris Hondros: Testament is a book that covers the photojournalist’s career. (Photos.) A collection of photographs and writing by the late photojournalist Chris Hondros titled Testament, published by PowerHouse Books, has been released nearly three years after Hondros was killed while on assignment in Libya. Testament includes a significant amount of Hondros’ work covering […]

  • Finding Chris Hondros

    Link: Finding Chris Hondros Whenever Chris Hondros returned to New York City after a long assignment, it was like a roving professor holding office hours. One meeting at Caffe Reggio in Greenwich Village would morph into drinks or dinner with out-of-towners visiting Brooklyn. Friends came and went, but the discussion was always rich and lively. […]

  • The photographer who gave his life to tell the truth about Gaddafi’s Libya

    Link: The photographer who gave his life to tell the truth about Gaddafi’s Libya | Art and design | theguardian.com Award-winning photojournalist Chris Hondros was killed by a rocket-propelled grenade while covering the Libyan conflict in 2011. As a book of his images and writing is published, Jonathan Klein, CEO of Getty Images, shares his […]

  • Revisiting Memory and Preserving Legacy: Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros

    Link: Revisiting Memory and Preserving Legacy: Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros – LightBox “War gives you meaning,” he said, “an appreciation of life, and a chemical rush.  That’s good. If anything else gave you all that, I’d be doing it every day. War is giving you these things that everyone seeks and presents it in […]

  • A Decade of War in Iraq: The Images That Moved Them MostLightBox

    Link: A Decade of War in Iraq: The Images That Moved Them MostLightBox – LightBox In the five years Baghdad was my home, I got to work (or just hang out) with some of the finest news photographers in the world: Yuri Kozyrev, Franco Pagetti, Kate Brooks, James Nachtwey, Robert Nicklesberg, Lynsey Addario, the late […]

  • Park Officials Block Effort to Name Lawn For Slain Photojournalist Chris Hondros

    Link: PDN Pulse » Blog Archive » Park Officials Block Effort to Name Lawn For Slain Photojournalist Chris Hondros On March 9, however, several people who had submitted Hondros’s name received an email signed by Nancy Webster of Brooklyn Bridge Park, saying the Park was looking only for names that described aspects of the park

  • Remembering Chris Hondros, Part IV

    We continue our series of posts of remembrance of our friend, comrade, and brother on another sad day. Link: Remembering Chris Hondros, Part IV — BagNews

  • Sunday Times Dedication To Chris Hondros, Tim Hetherington

    Link: #SundayTimes we will remember them 12 pages to Chris and Tim. – fotoboogie

  • Homage to a friend Chris Hondros

    Several days after this tragedy, you received a phone call from Paul Wolfowitz. Even though the picture revealed Bush’s military vagrancy, the Pentagon’s Deputy Secretary of Defense admired your work and invited you to lunch to ask you how to become a war photographer. Link: Homage to a friend Chris Hondros | La Lettre de […]

  • Remembering Chris Hondros, Part III: Tal Afar

    I didn’t know Chris well, but I saw him on a few occasions in Iraq. He was a calm, cheerful presence in the middle of a war that was growing more chaotic by the day. After I heard the awful news of his death in Libya last week, I remembered interviewing him in Baghdad about […]

  • Chris Hondros Remembered as Humanist, Friend

    An estimated 800 mourners attended the April 27 memorial service for photographer Chris Hondros. The

  • Remembering Chris Hondros, Part II

    During the war in Kosovo, Tyler Hicks was driving a battered old Renault we were renting, with five or six of us crammed into it lurching around the streets of Pristina. Hondros was holding Tyler’s bag with computer and camera inside. Suddenly a faulty lock popped the door open and the bag flew out and […]