Tag: Michelle Agins

  • Michelle Agins on Perseverance and Photographing Martin Luther King

    Michelle Agins on Perseverance and Photographing Martin Luther KingThe second Black woman ever hired as a New York Times staff photographer, Agins built her career at a time when photo editors gave very few assignments to women — much less to women of color.via Hyperallergic: http://hyperallergic.com/761200/michelle-agins-on-perseverance-and-photographing-martin-luther-king/The second Black woman ever hired as a New York […]

  • On Assignment: Haiti at the Homefront – Lens

    “Of course, all of us would like to run to Haiti and photograph,” said Michelle Agins of The New York Times, “but some of us have to stay here and cover it on the local level.” Link: On Assignment: Haiti at the Homefront – Lens Blog – NYTimes.com