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May 30 – Crane Collapse in New York City

June 13, 2008 | 0 Comments

NEW YORK – MAY 30: New York City Fire Department firefighters work on the scene of a crane collapse on Manhattan’s Upper East Side at 91st Street and 1st Avenue May 30, 2008 in New...

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Brent Stirton for Reportage by Getty Images We arrived with my husband Jean Pierre Laffont in Kenya in July, 2007. It was our first safari. At the urging of some of our African friends, we...

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Night Patrol

June 10, 2008 | 0 Comments

BAGHDAD, IRAQ – MAY 09: Sgt. Kwame Williams of Aurora, Colo. of the 3-89 Cavalry in the 10th Mountain Division stands guard during a night patrol in the tense eastern suburbs of Baghdad in the...

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LONDON – AUGUST 22: Guests look at photographs at the annual Ian Parry Scholarship held at the Getty Images gallery on August 22, 2006 in London, England. The scholarship aims to nurture young photojournalists and...

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Nuns move through the crowd at National park ahead of the papal mass on April 17, 2008 in Washington, DC. Pope Benedict XVI will celebrate Catholic Mass for an audience of 45,000 at the ballpark....

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Picture courtesy of Lorena Ros – Getty Images Grant for Editorial Photography winner – February 2008 Calling all photojournalists interested in winning one of five $20,000 grants – please apply by May 15, 2008. Getty...

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The Assassination of Benazir Bhutto

January 18, 2008 | 6 Comments

John Moore/Getty Images As the sole American journalist present at the assassination of Benazir Bhutto in late December, Getty Images’ senior staff photographer John Moore was interviewed extensively by international media following the event. What...

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Gay Pride March – Thousands marched from Zoo Lake in Rosebank in Johannesburg to show their pride and celebrate diversity. Photo by: Shepherd Tozvireva  A woman carries the one piece of furniture she has left...

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Surviving Childbirth In Kabul

November 12, 2007 | 0 Comments

Paula Bronstein/Getty Images Kabul, Afghanistan: I came to the Malalai hospital to shoot a story on surviving childbirth. The maternity facility delivers an average of 60-100 babies a day. In Afghanistan, one in nine Afghan...

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The Magic of Hatchfest

October 29, 2007 | 1 Comments

Picture by Amanda Edwards/Getty Images for Hatchfest First of all, Montana — who knew? “How do you feel about flying up to Bozeman in October?” my editor asked. “Ummm, where’s that?” I am pretty sure...

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Mentoring at the Eddie Adams Workshop

October 11, 2007 | 0 Comments

Harry Cabluck/AP via Getty Images Seen in this handout photo, photographer Eddie Adams poses at the Republican (GOP) National Convention August, 1992 in Houston, Texas. Filmmakers have their Cannes; policy wonks have Davos; opera buffs...

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9/11 – Covering an Unhappy Anniversary

September 11, 2007 | 0 Comments

Chris Hondros/Getty Images I wasn’t sure where exactly to go this morning. The memorial ceremony itself was held adjacent to Ground Zero, but only a handful of photographers are let in down there. So I...

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9/11 Six Years On

September 11, 2007 | 0 Comments

I’ve probably been to the Ground Zero site 60 or so times since 9/11/01 and visiting each new time is like watching an old photograph age and fade away. Of course I’ll never forget those...

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Second Anniversary of Hurricane Katrina

August 30, 2007 | 0 Comments

I spent the past two weeks in New Orleans working on stories leading up to the second anniversary of Hurricane Katrina on August 29. Coming down here always brings back memories of those dreadful days...

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