VII is excited to announce the addition of new photographers to its fold. Our newest colleagues continue VII’s desire to represent and amplify diverse opinions, experiences, and voices. They include photographers from Europe, the Middle East, the USA, Asia, Africa, and Latin America, men and women who are taking their first steps in photography and some with almost four decades of legacy.
Tomas Van Houtryve’s“Lines and Lineage,” a series of photos about the missing photographic history of the American West, is the winner of France’s prestigious 2019 Roger Pic Award which will be presented tonight in Paris.
For the 27th edition of the award, there was a tie and the jury selected two award winners. The other winner is Denis Dailleux for his series “In Ghana – We shall meet again.”
In the Central African Republic, which ranks next to last in the world on quality of life indicators, a peace accord allows a pediatrician and his trainees to build a future. See Ashley Gilbertson’s photos for this New York Timesstory here.