John Stanmeyer – About A Photograph

| February 20, 2014

“AMERICAN PHOTOGRAPHER JOHN STANMEYER WINS WORLD PRESS PHOTO OF THE YEAR 2013″

We’re honoured to have John talk with us about his award winning photograph for this weeks About A Photograph

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The international jury of the 57th annual World Press Photo Contest has selected an image by American photographer John Stanmeyer of the VII Photo Agency as the World Press Photo of the Year 2013. The picture shows African migrants on the shore of Djibouti city at night, raising their phones in an attempt to capture an inexpensive signal from neighboring Somalia—a tenuous link to relatives abroad……. [Continue reading on Worldpressphoto.org]

You can see all of the category winners in the World Press Photo competition here

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