Signature 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.

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

by Daniel Schwartz

A Climate for Conflict

By Nichole Sobecki

Bedrooms of the Fallen

by Ashley Gilbertson
“Bedrooms of the Fallen”

Blanco: Visions of Blindness

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

Blood and Honey

by Ron Haviv
Blood and Honey by Ron Haviv

Borderline North Korea

by Tomas Van Houtryve
“Borderline North Korea” by Tomas Van Houtryve


by Danny Wilcox Frazier
“Driftless” by Danny Wilcox Frazier

Europe Slams its Gates

By Nichole Sobecki

Inmigración Topografia

by Gary Knight
Inmigración Topografia by Gary Knight

Iraq Through the Fall

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

Kissing Death

by Ali Arkady

My America

by Christopher Morris
“My America” by Christopher Morris

Syrian Child Refugees

by Ed Kashi
“Syrian Child Refugees” by Ed Kashi

The Albanians

by Joachim Ladefoged
“The Albanians” by Joachim Ladefoged

The Firm

by Jocelyn Bain Hogg
“The Firm” by Jocelyn Bain Hogg

The Irreversible

by Maciek Nabrdalik
“The Irreversible” by Maciek Nabrdalik

The Ninth Floor

by Jessica Dimmock
The Ninth Floor by Jessica Dimmock

Veiled Aleppo

by Franco Pagetti
“Veiled Aleppo” by Franco Pagetti

Wind, Sand and Star

by Linda Bournane Engelberth

Yida, South Sudan”

by John Stanmeyer
“Yida, South Sudan” by John Stanmeyer

The VII Archive

Renowned for the quality of its photography, the group’s collective archive of over 100,000 images is an iconic summary of the defining landmarks of the late 20th century and it continues to grow as the new millennium develops. VII offers a living archive that updates regularly, allowing an institution to keep a finger on the pulse of history and on the evolution of media.

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VII Photo Agency

PO Box 621
Manville, NJ

+1 646-694-8447

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+1 212-253-0399

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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
  • Fred Ramos
  • Prin Rodriguez
  • Valentina Sinis
  • Line Ørnes Søndergaard
  • Nolan Ryan Trowe