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  • PHOTO ESSAY - Filippo Mutani
  • PHOTO ESSAY - Remembrance
  • PHOTO ESSAY - Blazej Marczak
  • SPOTLIGHT - Daniel Hayduk
  • PHOTOGRAPHER'S Q&A - Claus Andersen

2014 NPOY Call for Entries



A poster (1.5MB PDF) with a description of each category is available here. It also features a picture by Hannah Yoon, last year's Student Photojournalist of the Year.


The Backstage Diaries by Filippo Mutani

Fashion is the mirror of time. Ephemeral, transient, which in dying and reviving, reads and interprets the social, psychological and cultural aspects of what is contemporary. Continue reading »




Remembrance

On the morning of October 22, 2014, Cpl. Nathan Cirillo was shot and killed while standing guard at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier at the National War Memorial in Ottawa. The gunman shot Cirillo from behind in an act of utmost cowardice before storming Parliament Hill, where he was confronted and killed by Sergeant-at-Arms Kevin Vickers.

Two days earlier on October 20, a car driven by a suspected homegrown terrorist intentionally ran down Warrant Officer Patrice Vincent and another soldier in Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, Quebec. Vincent died the following day from his injuries. Continue reading »




The Grey City by Blazej Marczak

This is a story of Aberdeen, Scotland, or rather my personal and subjective impressions of this northern city bounded by two river mouths, the North Sea and green stretches of land. Continue reading »




Photographer’s Q&A – Claus Andersen

Based in London, Ontario, photographer Claus Andersen is one of the few Canadian photographers who shoots sports almost exclusively. He’s been covering both pro sports and international sporting events for almost 40 years: NHL, NBA, CFL, PGA, LPGA, Olympics, World Track and Field Championships, Commonwealth Games, Pan-Am Games, harness racing, London Knights team photographer and more.

His interest in sports, especially track and field, may have started when he competed as a runner in high school track competitions. But his interest in photography started much earlier.

 

Canadian Phylicia George knocks down a hurdle in a 100m hurdles heat at the 20th Commonwealth Games at Hampden Park in Glasgow, Scotland, July 31, 2014. This became her last hurdle race of the season. Photo: Claus Andersen

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Photojournalism Exhibitions in Toronto

Two photojournalism exhibits currently in Toronto:

 

Dispatch: War photographs in print, 1854 – 2008, at the Ryerson Image Centre, examines the production of war photographs, the role of photojournalists, and their collaboration with picture editors in the press. September 17 to December 7, 2014.

This exhibition will feature a talk with photographer Louie Palu on October 1, 2014, 6:30pm.

 

World Press Photo, at Allen Lambert Galleria, presents the World Press Photo winners for 2014. September 30 to October 21, 2014
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