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Bruno Barbey
Bruno Barbey, a 50-year Magnum veteran, is an established figure in photo-journalism, and a highly praised colorist especially for his portrayal of Morocco - his beloved birthplace. When he came to photograph Shanghai’s World Expo in 2010, we started looking together at the pictures he took 40 and 30 years ago, when China was still struggling to emerge from the chaos of the Cultural Revolution. To Read full story
From the Archive
May 23, 2016
May 24th marks legendary singer-songwriter Bob Dylan's 75th birthday.

Click here to access this selection of archive images for licensing request and lightbox editing. More...
Featured Essays
May 20, 2016
Centered around the 2011 Libyan Revolution, Libyan Sugar is a road trip through a war zone, detailed through photographs, journal entries, and written communication with family and colleagues. A record of Michael Christopher Brown’s life both inside and outside Libya during that year, the work is about a young man going to war for the first time and his experience of that age-old desire to get as close... More...
May 19, 2016
Ten recently graduated photographers have been announced as the winners of the Graduate Photographers Award 2016 in association with Magnum Photos and Photo London.

The winners of the award, supported by RBB Economics, have won mentoring from a Magnum photographer, a portfolio review event with the nomination panel and a slideshow of their work on Thursday 19 May, 11am – 5.30pm at the Screening Room,... More...
Apr 14, 2016
Call for Entries: Magnum and LensCulture Photography Awards 2016

Don't miss your chance to apply!

Deadline: Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Magnum Photos and LensCulture have joined forces to create one of the best new opportunities for photographers to be recognised and rewarded for their talent.

2017 marks a significant year for Magnum as we celebrate 70 years since our founding photographers toasted... More...
May 18, 2016
Last month, 26 students participated in an exceptional workshop in Los Angeles, Hollywood.

Led by photographers Bruce Gilden and Constantine Manos, the workshop culminated in a screening of each student’s work at the prestigious Photo Independent Fair, offering unique visibility to individual participants work.

The workshop was held in partnership with Photo Independent. More...