Centralia by Poulomi Basu

Dazzled by an apocalyptic beauty; by eclipse and fire; by joy, dread and dream; by life and death.

Poulomi Basu was the first-prize winner for PHmuseum’s 2018 Grant, awarded by an independent jury featuring Monica Allende (Independent Photo Editor and Cultural Producer), Roger Ballen (photographer and artist), Genevieve Fussell (Senior Photo Editor at The New Yorker), and Emilia van Lynden (Artistic Director, Unseen). It is being published as part of World Press Photo’s collaboration with the PHmuseum.

7 with VII: All About Gear

Expert photographers on the lenses, notebooks and tools they carry

We asked Facebook, Instagram and Twitter followers to submit questions about gear for the second installment of 7 with VII. Read on for the 7 answers from VII’s Ron Haviv, Sim Chi Yin, Ashley Gilbertson, Arthur Bondar, Ed Kashi, Poulomi Basu and Sarker Protick

VII Photo Announces 5 New Photographers in its Mentor Program | PDNPulse

VII Photo announced today that five emerging photographers have been selected to join the photo agency’s mentor program. This year’s roster of photographers were chosen from 150 applicants. Over the next two years, VII photographers will mentor the five e

Poulomi Basu, based in New Delhi, who will be mentored by Stefano DeLuigi Maika Elan, based in Hanoi, who will be mentored by John Stanmeyer Ali Arkady, based in Khanaqin, Iraq, who will be mentored by Ed Kashi Arthur Bondar, currently based in Moscow, who will be mentored by Donald Weber Cristobal Olivares, based in Santiago, Chile, who will be mentored by Christopher Morris