Featured Stories

VII’s photographers place great value in the power of images to tell important stories. They are motivated by issues and are proud of their role as interlocutors and storytellers. Uniquely amongst the highest-level photo agencies, VII elevates the subjects its photographers address above all else.


By Eric Bouvet

"In Oise, Where the Coronavirus Stopped Time"

By Daniel Schwartz

"War for Afghanistan — 1998-2018. Twenty Years of Forty Years"

By Nichole Sobecki

"A Climate for Conflict"

by Ashley Gilbertson

“Bedrooms of the Fallen”

“Bedrooms of the Fallen”
by Stefano De Luigi

“Blanco: Visions of Blindness”

“Blanco: Visions of Blindness” by Stefano De Luigi
by Ron Haviv

“Blood and Honey

Blood and Honey by Ron Haviv
by Tomas Van Houtryve

“Borderline North Korea”

“Borderline North Korea” by Tomas Van Houtryve
by Danny Wilcox Frazier


“Driftless” by Danny Wilcox Frazier
By Nichole Sobecki

"Europe Slams its Gates"

by Ed Kashi

"Immigrant Detention"

by Gary Knight

"Inmigración Topografia"

Inmigración Topografia by Gary Knight
by Alexandra Boulat

“Iraq Through the Fall”

“Iraq Through the Fall” by Alexandra Boulat
by Ali Arkady

"Kissing Death"

by Christopher Morris

“My America”

“My America” by Christopher Morris
by Ed Kashi

“Syrian Child Refugees”

“Syrian Child Refugees” by Ed Kashi
by Joachim Ladefoged

“The Albanians”

“The Albanians” by Joachim Ladefoged
by Jocelyn Bain Hogg

“The Firm”

“The Firm” by Jocelyn Bain Hogg
by Maciek Nabrdalik

“The Irreversible”

“The Irreversible” by Maciek Nabrdalik
by Jessica Dimmock

“The Ninth Floor”

The Ninth Floor by Jessica Dimmock
by Franco Pagetti

“Veiled Aleppo”

“Veiled Aleppo” by Franco Pagetti
by Linda Bournane Engelberth

"Wind, Sand and Stars"

by John Stanmeyer

“Yida, South Sudan”

“Yida, South Sudan” by John Stanmeyer

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  • Anush Babajanyan
  • Jessica Dimmock
  • Linda Bournane Engelberth
  • Danny Wilcox Frazier
  • Ziyah Gafic
  • Mary Gelman
  • Ashley Gilbertson
  • Ron Haviv
  • Ed Kashi
  • Maciek Nabrdalik
  • Ilvy Njiokiktjien
  • Nichole Sobecki


  • Jocelyn Bain Hogg
  • Philip Blenkinsop
  • Eric Bouvet
  • Stefano De Luigi
  • Gary Knight
  • Joachim Ladefoged
  • Paul Lowe
  • Christopher Morris
  • Seamus Murphy
  • Franco Pagetti
  • Espen Rasmussen
  • Daniel Schwartz
  • Maggie Steber
  • John Stanmeyer
  • Sara Terry
  • Tomas van Houtryve
  • The Estate of Alexandra Boulat

Mentor Program

  • Taha Ahmad
  • Forough Alaei
  • Ali Arkady
  • Zinyange Auntony
  • Leonardo Carrato
  • Fabiola Ferrero
  • Swarat Ghosh
  • Hector Guerrero
  • Christopher Lee
  • Esther Ruth Mbabazi
  • Fred Ramos
  • Prin Rodriguez
  • Valentina Sinis
  • Line Ørnes Søndergaard
  • Mathias Svold
  • Nolan Ryan Trowe