Sunday, July 25, 2010

Through Positive Eyes by Gideon Mendel

Through Positive Eyes is a website by photojournalist and AIDS activist Gideon Mendel. I urge you to look at this site and get involved. Gideon was one of the first photographers to chronicle the devastating impact of AIDS/HIV on Africa, his native land, and has since charted an evolutionary and revolutionary coarse in his own artistic approach, moving from showing Africans as victims to survivors.


Bill Ryan's Avalon Project Interview With Ed Kashi

Yesterday I was interviewed via Skype about my Niger Delta work and more importantly, the issues surrounding that work. Here is the link to Project Avalon and here is the direct link to the Interview with Ed Kashi


Thursday, July 8, 2010

Ed Kashi on NPR website discusses his new story on the Punjab

Please check out this strong piece put together by Claire O'Neill of NPR's Picture Show Blog. There are photos and excerpts from an interview I did with Claire last week about my new National Geographic story on Pakistan's Punjab province.


Thursday, July 1, 2010

Ed Kashi joins the VII Photo Agency!

For those of you who have not heard the news yet, I am quite excited to announce that as of today I have joined the VII Photo Agency as a full member. The future looks bright and I am looking forward to working with such a great group of photographers and staff at an agency dedicated to so many of the values and goals I am also committed to. Stay tuned for more developments and here is a link to an interesting mention about this news. Thanks, Ed