19 Jul Magnum Photography Awards 2017 – Jason Florio Photojournalism Winner
Magnum Photography Awards 2017 – Jason Florio Photojournalism Winner
Huge congratulations to Jason Florio, Magnum Photography Awards 2017 – Photojournalism Series Winner! Florio is one of the Helen Jones-Florio online gallery photographers. As you can imagine, we are thrilled for him. A very well-deserved accolade for an incredible body of work.
‘Jason thank you for the opportunity to review your very thoughtful and dedicated work… . I will tell you this is the strongest work that I have seen from this area and on this topic. One particular asset that I think stands out in your work is the combination of the multiple migrations. Combined they have an even greater effect.
I hope that you are encouraged to continue this important job. Best of luck with your work!’ Reviewer Feedback via Lensculture (each entry into the competition was given a review by one of the juror’s – anonymously)
Photojournalism Series Winner
Magnum Photography Awards 2017
“For the past two years (2015-16), I was embedded with the first search and rescue NGO, Migrant Offshore Aid Station (MOAS), to operate rescue ships. Their specific aim is to save the lives of migrants and refugees attempting to cross the Mediterranean and Aegean seas…