Photojournalism Nights 12th edition

28th April 2021 06:30pm utc Online

Photojournalist Hub twelve edition of the Photojournalism Nights presents an amazing line-up of photographers: Ben Marans David Sládek Mario Washington Ihieme .

© David Sladek
Thousands of pro-democracy protesters took to the streets on August 18, 2019 in Hong Kong. Despite the huge number of people, the crowd parted quickly to allow an ambulance to get through. © Ben Marans
© Mario W. Ihieme

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

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Photojournalism Nights 11th Edition

24th March 2021, 6:30pm ONLINE

Photojournalist Hub eleventh edition of the Photojournalism Nights presents an amazing line-up of photographers: Barbara TraverBrian OngoroHannah Kozak.

A Ugandan security officer asks for social distancing as truck drivers wait in line to go through the Uganda’s immigration office in Malaba, a border town with Kenya, in Uganda, on April 29, 2020.©Brian Ongoro
©Hannah Kozak
©Barbara Traver

Barbara Traver, is a photographer based in Spain. She studied at the Espai d’art fotogràfic school (Valencia, Spain) and completed a master’s degree in production and photographic projects at the same centre together with the University of Valencia. That same year, Barbara won a scholarship to study in Madrid (Spain) at the EFTI school, where she took a course in contemporary photography and another in photojournalism and documentary photography. She has self-published two photo-books, exhibited in various national and international venues, and given several lectures where she delves into visual education and bringing photography to all audiences. Barbara is also the founder of @iphotograp.her , a collective of women photographers around the world.

Brian Ongoro, is a photojournalist based in Kisumu, Kenya majoring on documentary, editorial and commercial photography. He has carried out assignments for media houses, news agencies and non-governmental organisations. Brian’s work is known for covering East Africa and has been published nationally and internationally, including BBC, Al Jazeera, Guardian, CNN, Bloomberg, Le Monde. Brian is a contributor of AFP photo.

Hannah Kozak, is a photographer based in Los Angeles, California, who was born to a Polish father and a Guatemalan mother. At the age of ten, she was given a Kodak Brownie camera by her father, Sol, a survivor of eight Nazi forced labour camps and began instinctively capturing images that felt honest and real. While working in a camera store at the age of twenty, Hannah’s life changed when she met a successful stunt woman who became her mentor and helped her start a career in stunts. For over twenty-five years, Hannah followed a career in the film industry capturing images of far away lands, however after decades of standing in for someone else, Hannah has turned the camera on herself documenting subjects that touches her emotionally, including her painful and deeply touching relationship with her mother, powerfully captured in ‘He Threw the Last Punch Too Hard’ photo book and photo story.

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

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Photojournalism Nights 10th Edition

24th February 2021, 6:30pm ONLINE

©Edoardo Santangelo
©Jagdish Patel
©Igor Coko

Please join the live stream of the Photojournalist Hub tenth edition of the Photojournalism Nights with an amazing line-up of photographers: Edoardo SantangeloJagdish Patel, Igor Coko.

Edoardo Santangelo focuses on exposing inequalities and in particular how little or no access to electricity is impacting millions. Around 7 million refugees, the displaced and the most vulnerable communities will access 4 hours or less of electricity a day, left behind in the drive for better energy access. Edoardo’s work shows the realities of communities in refugee camps Rwanda , displaced communities in Nepal as well as documenting the challenges to improve access to energy in displaced settings through the work of the EPSRC funded Humanitarian Engineering and Energy for Displacement (HEED).

Igor Coko uses his camera to capture and explore the sensibility of the street life, its people and life of stigmatized social groups. The story of ‘Living behind bars’ documents the restricted cell block called “5-1”, where prisoners are locked for 22 hours including two hours they can spend outdoor. This photo story is the first in the history of Serbian photography that showcase prison life without censored details, identities. Igor is the editor in chief at Grain magazine that showcase street and documentary photography.

Jagdish Patel ‘s early career was working with homeless people in central London, then for the anti-racist charity, the Monitoring Group where he was the Deputy Director. He worked on research and campaigns, including those of Stephen Lawrence, Ricky Reel, Michael Menson amongst others. Since 2009, Jagdish has been working as a photography-based artist and researcher showing work at the Southbank centre, Wolverhampton Art gallery and the New Art Exchange in Nottingham to name a few. His work is based in communities, usually working-class communities and often involves weaving historical archives into the present. He is one of the founders of the ReFramed Network, a network for Black and Asian photographers across the Midlands, and the Off Centre : the Nottingham centre for Photography and Social Engagement. He is currently working on a research project examining the inter-relationship between anti-racism, socially engaged art and archives at Coventry University.

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

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PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 1st EDITION

Elephant West Gallery
62 Wood Lane, London, W12 7RH
21st May 2019 6-9pm

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Elephant x Photojournalism Hub is the first appointment of a series of events, Photojournalism Nights, that expose and engage pressing social justice issues through committed and courageous photojournalism. Join us for an evening of talks by photojournalists Tavis Bohlinger, Giovanna Del Sarto, James Hopkirk and Rob Pinney.

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Genesis Imaging has worked for over 20 years with world-class photographers and artists, international galleries, museums, interior designers, architects and individuals across the breadth of the creative industries to deliver a wide range of projects through our diverse range of services.

PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 2ND EDITION

Elephant West Gallery
62 Wood Lane
London W12 7RH
27Th November 2019  18:30 – 23:30


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©Claudia Leisinger


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©Quetzal Maucci

Please join the Photojournalist Hub to the second edition of the Photojournalism Nights, an evening dedicated to photojournalism showcasing meaningful discussions and connections. The Photojournalist Hub uses photojournalism to address and engage people on human rights abuses and issues around social injustice, This event guarantees to spark conversation and debate with an impressive line-up of four photojournalists who will present work that portrays issues relating to Belonging, Brexit, European Identity and Marginalisation.  We are pleased to present:

Quetzal Maucci Children of Immigrants
Claudia Leisinger Europe Revisited
Sukhy Hullait 100 Days of Brexit
Pete Boyd  It’s Not About Football

With a massive thanks to the guest photographers and Genesis Imaging for their donation and support, we shall be raffling a photo from each photographer on the night.
Donations raised to go towards supporting the ongoing work to host the Photojournalism Nights.
To learn more and book a place: RSVP

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Genesis Imaging has worked for over 20 years with world-class photographers and artists, international galleries, museums, interior designers, architects and individuals across the breadth of the creative industries to deliver a wide range of projects through our diverse range of services.

PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 4th EDITION

16th June 2020 – 18:30 -20:30 Online Event

©Felipe Paiva
Injured and sick civilians are treated at a makeshift field clinic set up inside an abandoned store on the edge of Mosul’s Old City as the fighting continues to liberate the remaining ISIS-held territory, on July 4, 2017. ©Claire Thomas
Looking at a migrant’s rest stop with Grupo Beta, (Mexico’s Border Patrol). Grupo Beta works as a humanitarian organization, whose main functions are to patrol the border and help migrants with food, water and information. Many times, they have to rescue injured, lost and dehydrated migrants. According to humanitarian groups working in the region, rapists hang women’s undergarments from trees and bushes along the way, as “trophies.” ©Encarni Pindado

Please join the live stream of the Photojournalist Hub fourth edition of the Photojournalism Nights with an amazing line-up of photographers: Claire ThomasEncarni PindadoFelipe Paiva.

Free event. A donation is very appreciated.
To join here.

PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 5th EDITION

28th July 2020 – 18:30-20:30 Online Event

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Please join the live stream of the Photojournalist Hub fifth edition of the Photojournalism Nights with an amazing line-up of photographers: Marco LongariNeeta SatamJulie Huang.

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

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PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 6th EDITION

08th September 2020 18:30-20:30 Online Event
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Please join the live stream of the Photojournalist Hub sixth edition of the Photojournalism Nights with an amazing line-up of photographers: John BollotenMeg TallFlor Castaneda.

John Bolloten , based in Bradford, will be talking about his powerful series, photography and audio recordings, with homeless and injecting drug users in Bradford, of which he spent five years doing.
Meg Tall, currently based in south -east London, focuses her work on socio-political issues and has spent the past 2 years shooting protests in England.
Flor Castaneda based in Mexico will be presenting her work on the pandemic in Mexico focusing on the people’s lives and in particular those who live from day to day, who cannot stay at home.

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

To join the Photojournalism Nights: here

PHOTOJOURNALISM NIGHTS 7th EDITION

20th October 18:30-21:00 Online Event

©Igor Coko

The Photojournalism Hub presents a Live Stream of the 7th Edition of the Photojournalism Nights.

Please join the live stream of the Photojournalist Hub seventh edition of the Photojournalism Nights with an amazing line-up of photographers: Igor Coko, Kirsty Mackay, Paul Iwala.

Igor Coko, photojournalist and street photographer based in Belgrade and editor in chief of Grain photo magazine that showcases street and documentary photography. Igor will be talking about his latest photo book Life in limbo, the experiences of migrants and life inside prisons in Serbia.

Kirsty Mackay, award-winning social documentary photographer, born and raised in Glasgow. She will be presenting The Fish That Never Swam that considers class and discrimination against working-class people. Combining first-person narratives with photographs, it takes Glasgow as a case study, looking at the root causes for the city’s poor health and low life expectancy. This ongoing work will be published as a book in 2021.

Paul Iwala, is a London based photographer. whose work spans for over 20 years covering news, street photography and fashion, which carries no commercial freight, but presents raw and powerful images with a political tow.

The Photojournalism Nights is an event that promotes committed and courageous photojournalism and engages the public to social justice and human rights.

To join the Photojournalism Nights: here