Joachim Ladefoged has worked in more than 60 countries for magazines such as The New York Times Magazine, The New Yorker, Mare, Newsweek, and TIME. He has won international recognition for covering war, conflict, and ordinary life. Visa d’Or, World Press Photo, Life Magazine, AGFA, and Denmark’s Picture of the Year competition are among the organizations that have seen fit to award Joachim for his work. He has been named one of Photo District News Magazine’s “30 under 30,” and has participated in the Joop Swart Master Class at World Press Photo. Joachim Ladefoged is credited with being one of the driving forces behind the new wave of Danish photojournalism.