Ludwig explains the basics of his technique. He shows how he has applied it to images from his various assignments for National Geographic magazine, including a story about nightlife in Moscow. The images are also featured in his forthcoming book called minus 2/3: The Invisible Flash.
Gerd Ludwig on His “Invisible Flash” Technique | PDNPulse
If You Carelessly Photograph Someone In Distress, You Increase Their Pain — Vantage — Medium
Gerd Ludwig Wins POYi’s Best Photo Book of the Year Award
Gerd Ludwig has won the 2015 POYi Best Photo Book of the Year honors for The Long Shadow of Chernobyl, his book about the lingering environmental, social, and economic consequences of the 1986 Chernobyl nuclear disaster. The award, part of the Reportage Division of the POYi competition, was announced on the POYi web site.
Gerd Ludwig: The Long Shadow of Chernobyl
Link: Gerd Ludwig: The Long Shadow of Chernobyl | Le Journal de la Photographie
Since his first visit in 1993, Gerd Ludwig has been documenting the aftermath of the accident in dramatic and compassionate photographs — the failed reactor, the contamination of the land, and the countless victims in the fallout areas.
PDNPulse: Former VII Director Signs Prominent Photogs to New Management Company
Link: PDNPulse: Former VII Director Signs Prominent Photogs to New Management Company
The artists Institute represents are Jodi Bieber, Rena Effendi, Lauren Greenfield, Rob Hornstra, Nadav Kander, Gillian Laub, James Longley, Gerd Ludwig, Joshua Lutz, Amanda Micheli, Richard Mosse, Zed Nelson, Jehad Nga, Simon Norfolk, James Pomerantz and Paul Shambroom.