May 23, 2024

Event Coverage Highlight

Tips for Aspiring Global Photojournalists


Migrants arrive by a Turkish boat near the village of Skala, on the Greek island of Lesbos. The Turkish boat owner delivered some 150 people to the Greek coast and tried to escape back to Turkey; he was arrested in Turkish waters. Photo: Sergey Ponomarev of The New York Times, member of the team that won the 2015 John Faber Award

The OPC will give a talk and slideshow showcasing award-winning photos from the club’s 2016 annual awards competition to students from the Bronx Documentary Center’s high school and adult photography programs.

Panelists are Pancho Bernasconi, Vice President/News for Getty Images, and Robert Nickelsberg, a photojournalist for nearly 30 years whose book, Afghanistan – A Distant War, was awarded the OPC’s Olivier Rebbot Award for best photographic reporting from abroad in magazines or books in 2013.

This event is open to OPC members and the public. A $10 donation is requested.

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If you can’t make it to the panel, watch it live in the window below.