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Featured Essays
Feb 24, 2017
by Martin Parr
Getting online in Cuba has never been an easy process. With all internet services controlled by the state-owned telecoms company Etecsa, internet access in private houses is practically unheard of. Recently however, the situation has begun to change, with wifi hotspots popping up across Cuba’s major cities, Cubans are beginning to embrace the internet revolution.

Web access is not cheap, Etesca internet... More...
Featured Essays
Feb 24, 2017
by A. Abbas
French presidential elections will take place on April 23 and May 7. They are already proving very dramatic with the withdrawing of the incumbent president François Hollande from the race and the elimination of his previous Prime Minister Manuel Valls in the primaries of the Left. Two front runners Ex-President Nicolas Sarkozy and Ex-Prime Minister Alain Juppe were also eliminated in the primaries... More...
Featured Essays
Feb 24, 2017
by Martin Parr
Despite opening its doors to American tourists last September, the predicted tourism boom in Cuba has been smaller than expected, with US airlines cutting direct flights and tourists favouring alternative Caribbean destinations.
Tourism from other countries however is on the up, and Cuba managed to attract 4 million travellers in 2016.

In January of this year, Martin Parr visited Cuba and turned... More...
Education
Feb 23, 2017
by Peter van Agtmael
Join us in New York City for a two-day masterclass aimed at enhancing and defining your documentary style and practice.

Magnum Photos is excited to announce a Professional Practice weekend in New York City on Saturday 1 & Sunday 2 April 2017, taking place at NeueHouse New York.

The event is a weekend of invaluable inspiration and practical advice for early and mid-career photographers, as our Magnum... More...
Education
Feb 15, 2017
In 2017 Magnum Photos will celebrate 70 years of contribution to photography and world history with the launch of a global public events, exhibition and new content programme.

Centered on the three themes of community, witnessing history and Magnum Photos Now, the special anniversary program will explore the institution and photographer personalities of then and now, that have been central to past... More...
Education
Feb 20, 2017
“My workshops are all about my students’ personal growth. I really “squeeze the lemon.” This is my commitment always. Anyone who takes my workshop is my student for life. I stick with those who want to move ahead with their work for book publishing, for gallery shows, for assignment work, grants, etc. I just help push it forward. It’s all a whirlwind of discovery and adventure, it is magic for sure.”

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Education
Feb 15, 2017
See the streets of Hong Kong through the eyes of new Magnum nominee Matt Stuart


"Buy a good pair of comfortable shoes, have a camera around your neck at all times, keep your elbows in, be patient, optimistic and don’t forget to smile" – Matt Stuart


Magnum Photos is proud to announce our first Masterclass forming part of our 70th anniversary program in Hong Kong with new nominee Matt Stuart, who... More...
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