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Instagram@Photoville: Curator Interviews

Instagram@Photoville: Curator Interviews

Posted by on Sep 18, 2014 in affiliations, news & updates

Press previews for Instagram’s exhibition at Photoville 2014! The Observer and Wired Magazine, among others.  

Vox Media: Featured Creator

Vox Media: Featured Creator

Posted by on Apr 17, 2014 in affiliations, news & updates

Brief origin story on my journey in photography by Vox Media for Microsoft OneDrive. Terribly surreal to be on the other side of the camera for once.

Tim Hetherington Grant Jury 2013

Tim Hetherington Grant Jury 2013

Posted by on Nov 11, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Served on the 2013 jury for the Tim Hetherington Grant, a joint initiative by World Press Photo and Human Rights Watch to honor Tim’s legacy with a grant to finish a photography project with a human rights theme. Photographer Olivier Jobard is unanimously selected to continue his project, “Dream of a Rain of Perfume”.

BJP: Around the World in 125 Years

BJP: Around the World in 125 Years

Posted by on Oct 23, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Joined Director of Photography Sarah Leen and Deputy Director of Photography Ken Geiger in conversation with Olivier Laurent of the British Journal of Photography for an interview on the 125th anniversary photo issue of National Geographic.

Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund

Burn Magazine Emerging Photographer Fund

Posted by on May 14, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Juror with Olivia Arthur, Christopher Anderson and Monica Allende for the 2013 Emerging Photographer production grant supported by the Magnum Foundation. Congratulations to the winning grantee Diana Markosian for her essay ‘My Father The Stranger’; three minor grants to: Iveta Vaivode for her essay ‘Somewhere on Disappearing Path’, Oksana Yushko for her essay ‘Balklava: The Lost History’ and Maciej Pisuk for his essay ‘Under The Skin. Photographs From Brzeska Street’. ...

New York Times Portfolio Review

New York Times Portfolio Review

Posted by on Apr 20, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates

Participated in the New York Times Lens Blog’s first Portfolio Review as a reviewer from National Geographic Magazine. Truly a great event and was nice to be reunited with so many familiar faces, and to meet new friends and see new work.  

2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games

2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games

Posted by on Feb 9, 2013 in affiliations, news & updates, projects

Joined the professional volunteer documentary team shooting, editing, and producing alongside staff media coverage of the 2013 Special Olympics World Winter Games in Pyeongchang, South Korea.   At the foot of the 2018 Olympic ski jump, Pyeongchang South Korea. iPhone photo by Nick Scott

100 Gallons: UNC Powering a Nation 2012

100 Gallons: UNC Powering a Nation 2012

Posted by on Aug 7, 2012 in affiliations, education

Had the pleasure of serving as a coach for the talented crew of students at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Powering a Nation special report. You can see the resulting feature video-slash-launchpad to more content here: www.100gallons.org. From the site: “”100 Gallons” explores how our most critical resource goes far beyond traditional ...

LUCEO Images Student Project Award 2012

LUCEO Images Student Project Award 2012

Posted by on Jun 18, 2012 in affiliations, news & updates

Juror for the 2012 LUCEO Images Student Project Award, a grant made by LUCEO Images in support of a student long-term photographic project. Congratulations to Alena Zhandarova:

Alexia Foundation Website Redesign

Alexia Foundation Website Redesign

Posted by on May 17, 2012 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as supervising producer for the brand and website redesign of the Alexia Foundation, working with the talented design and development team of Mike Schmidt, Jody Sugrue, and Tom Jackson. Alexia’s mother and co-founder, Aphrodite Tsairis, welcomes all to the new site, the first redesign in the 20-year history of the foundation’s continuous support for documentary photography projects. ...

FotoWeek DC: International Awards Competition

FotoWeek DC: International Awards Competition

Posted by on Nov 6, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as a juror for FotoweekDC 2010 International Awards Competition, Multimedia Division.

Cilantro Hating in the Blogosphere

Cilantro Hating in the Blogosphere

Posted by on Jun 14, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

My aggressive opinion of cilantro makes a guest appearance in food writer Regina Schrambling’s Epicurious blog. Read it here.

Photo District News: Anatomy of a Grant

Photo District News: Anatomy of a Grant

Posted by on Apr 27, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Interviewed by Photo District News for article: Anatomy of a Winning Grant Proposal: Louie Palu’s Kandahar Project. See the proposal here.

POYi 67: Editing & Multimedia

POYi 67: Editing & Multimedia

Posted by on Mar 5, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

For Pictures of the Year International, served on the Multimedia & Editing Division judging panel with Heidi deLaubenfels, Sonya Doctorian, and Jim Lo Scalzo. Humbled with gratitude for the work of so many visions.       About Pictures of the Year International (POYi): Since its founding in 1944, POYi has become the oldest and ...

The 2009 Alexia Foundation Grant

The 2009 Alexia Foundation Grant

Posted by on Feb 21, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

Served as a juror for the professional and student grant awards The Alexia Foundation for World Peace with Tom Kennedy and Patty Reksten. About: The Alexia Foundation promotes the power of photojournalism to give voice to social injustice, to respect history lest we forget it and to understand cultural difference as our strength — not our ...

WHNPA: Eyes of History 2010

WHNPA: Eyes of History 2010

Posted by on Feb 15, 2010 in affiliations, news & updates

At the White House News Photographers Association Eyes of History 2010 contest, served as a New Media judge with Meredith Birkett, MSNBC.com and Bruce Strong, Syracuse University. Amazing work to see, and congrats to all… Role: judge, New Media category

“Launch” Exhibition

“Launch” Exhibition

Posted by on Oct 27, 2009 in affiliations, news & updates

Co-curated with Susanne Miklas/Newsweek and Melanie McWhorter/Photo-Eye the Women Photojournalists of Washington’s “Launch” exhibition at Honfleur Gallery during Fotoweek DC 2009 Festival, opening November 7, 2009. Thanks to all, photographers! PHOTOGRAPHERS: Astrid Riecken, Allison Shelley, Abby Greenawalt, Ashley Twiggs, Algerina Perna, Amanda Lucidon, Andrea Bruce, Carol Guzy, Gabriela Bulisova, Jamie Rose, Katie Falkenberg, Laura Elizabeth ...

Get this Dumpling Party Started

Get this Dumpling Party Started

Posted by on Mar 5, 2008 in affiliations, news & updates

Our Brooklyn dumpling gathering featured in the LA Times, written by guest and illustrious foodie Regina Schrambling. Picture courtesy of Tim Klimowicz.