Ed Kashi is a photojournalist dedicated to documenting the social and political issues that define our times. A sensitive eye and an intimate relationship to his subjects are signatures of his work. As a member of VII Photo Agency, Kashi has been recognized for his complex imagery and its compelling rendering of the human condition. In addition to editorial assignments, filmmaking and personal projects, Kashi is an educator who instructs and mentors students of photography, participates in forums and lectures on photojournalism, documentary photography and multimedia storytelling. Along with numerous awards, including UNICEF’s Photo of the Year (2010), a Prix Pictet 2010 Commission and honors from Pictures of the Year International, World Press Foundation, Communication Arts and American Photography, Kashi’s images have been published and exhibited worldwide, and his editorial assignments and personal projects have generated six books. Ed Kashi
David Griffin started his career as a photographer, moving to editing and design, eventually taking on greater directing and management responsibilities. Along the way, he was deputy director of photography of The Everett (WA) Herald, art director of The Hartford Courant, art director of the Philadelphia Inquirer’s Sunday magazine, assistant director of design of National Geographic magazine, design director of NG Books and creative director of U.S. News & World Report. He has a degree in visual communication from Ohio University and is an alumni of the Stanford Professional Publishing program. David is currently the Visual Editor at the Washington Post. David Griffin
Guy Solimano is a photojournalist and writer with 20-plus years of experience covering news, sports and feature stories locally, nationally and internationally. Guy is formerly an editor at The Associated Press and also AOL, as a multimedia photo editor.
Guy teaches at workshops and continues to create prolifically. Guy Solimano