Tuesday, December 6, 2011

2nd Annual Sheed Award - 2011

Deadline: December 10, 2011. Check Sheed Award website for more information (in Farsi).

About the Sheed Award: Founded in 2010 the award is created to encourage and promote social documentary photography among Iranian photographers with highest standards in photojournalism.

Jury for 2011: Shahidul Alam, Manoochehr Deghati, Kaveh Kazemi, Mohsen Rastani and Hossein Fatemi

Website: www.sheedaward.com
On Facebook: www.facebook.com/sheedaward
Sheed Wikipedia page: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Sheed_Award

Ashura Commemoration in Iran

Above Photo: Abedin Taherkenareh/EPA

Below Photo: Morteza Nikoubazl/Reuters

Tuesday, April 5, 2011

China Int'l Press Photo Contest 2010

Congratulations to Iranian photographers Behrouz Mehri, Majid Saeedi, and Fatemi Hossein for winning in this year's China International Press Photo contest. Click on the images to see the full view.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

FotoEvidence Award 2011 - Majid Saeedi

Congratulations to Majid Saeedi, a finalist in 2011 FotoEvidence Award.

Monday, March 14, 2011

LightBox - Photo blog by Time magazine

Time magazine introduced a new photo blog titled LightBox.

Click on the image for a link.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

The Stolen Scream - Even seen in Iran

A very interesting story about copyright issues and a single photo stolen over the internet. Photographer Noam Galai talks about the discovery of his photograph on a t-shirt, and on the walls all over the world, including Iran.

The Stolen Scream: A Story About Noam Galai from FStoppers on Vimeo.

Thursday, February 10, 2011

Shirin Neshat models for fashion designer Ohne Titel

Click on the image below to see a video of the shoot.


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