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Apr 14, 2017
by David Seymour
Beit Hatfutsot – The Museum of the Jewish People is proud to present this retrospective on the life and work of Chim, one of the greatest photojournalists of the first half of the twentieth century. Born Dawid Szymin, later called David Seymour, but known professionally as Chim, he was a pioneer of this golden age in political photojournalism.

Founder of Magnum Photos with long-time friends Henri... More...
Featured Essays
Apr 14, 2017
by Patrick Zachmann
On April 8th 2017, Patrick Zachmann photographed a demonstration against French laws that impose heavy fines on anyone caught patronizing prostitutes. The protesters say that these laws have worsened the working and living conditions of sex workers, and called for their immediate repeal. The demonstration was attended by groups of Nigerian and Chinese women, as well as transgender activists, who wore... More...
Featured Essays
Apr 13, 2017
by John Vink
Due to it’s shared border and close proximity to Syria’s major cities, Lebanon has been a logical destination for refugees fleeing the 6 year old Syrian Civil War.
Many have been able to find find temporary shelter in self-built camps and empty structures; construction sites, store-fronts, and garages. In many cases, the refugees are obligated to pay rent to landowners. Though those who have registered... More...
Apr 12, 2017
Spéos Photographic Institute
8, rue Jules Vallès
75011 PARIS

Monday 10th of July - Friday 21st of July 2017

This workshop combines studio technique, shooting workshops, lectures, critiques and editing.

Participants are first introduced to the techniques of studio photography in a very practical way: use of studio equipment, electronic flashes, basic studio lighting techniques, large format... More...
Apr 11, 2017
Magnum Photos and Spéos Photo School have partnered to create a unique one-year accredited course in Creative Documentary & Photojournalism, an intensive one-year programme held in Paris from September 2017 to July 2018.

The Creative Documentary & Photojournalism programme is designed for students who wish to pursue a career in documentary photography and/or photojournalism, in the Magnum Photos tradition... More...
From the Archive
Apr 11, 2017
by Magnum Photographers
25 Years since the opening of Euro Disneyland

Click here to access the images for licensing request. More...
Featured Essays
Apr 11, 2017
by Carl De Keyzer
Carl de Keyzer has documented the key moments in the process of acquiring a Master Blender’s savoir-faire. The photographer took an off-the-wall perspective and offers a glimpse of a hallowed ritual for eight generations. His photographs capture the emblematic and symbolic places in the Maison Hennessy, from vineyard to cellar and Master Blender’s office to the Tasting Committee, but also show us the... More...