In Tomas Van Houtryve’s latest project, featured today on TIME, he uses his drone to capture life along the U.S. – Mexico border, the world’s busiest international crossing.
Tomas says, “Historically, photography was about portraiture, fine art, journalism or just recording memories of family and friends. On the border, however, cameras are used for targeting and apprehension. The photographic medium has been weaponized…”
View the project
VII Mentor Program photographer Fabiola Ferrero has been named a 2018 Magnum Foundation Photography and Social Justice Fellow.
The Photography and Social Justice program offers specialized training and space for experimentation with new approaches to socially engaged documentary practice. Fabiola Ferrero writes, “artists belong to every space of society, and not only galleries and museums.”
Master of Photography, the international photography contest by Sky Arts is back with a brand new season, ten new talents and a world-class jury.
Tune in tonight to watch the first episode featuring VII’s Franco Pagetti as a guest photographer.