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AFP Syrian photographer Abd Doumany, won the silver prize of the China International Press Photo Contest (CHIPP) War and Disaster News with his portfolio on the Syria conflict.

Abd Doumany is a Syrian freelance photographer, born in Damascus (Syria) and based in the Damascus suburbs. He has been covering the news and events of the Syria uprising since the beginning. He started his career in photojournalism as a freelance photogr ...

AFP in dates

Agency moves to Place de la Bourse, Paris   1930 Technological advances Shortwave wireless transmission ...

AFP photographers honoured in the Days Japan international photojournalism Awards

Mahmoud Elhams Second prize for his pictures of Gaza   A Palestinian man holds up the body of one-year-old baby Noha Mesleh, who died of wounds after a UN school in Beit Hanun was hit by an Israeli tank shell, on July 25, 2014. Fifteen people were killed ...

AFP and its Global News Director, Michèle Léridon receives European News Agency Award

AFP and Ms Léridon were awarded the prize for coverage of the Islamic State and for initiating a discussion about ethics and publishing in a time of growing political violence.   The EANA board, that also serves as the Jury for the Award, unanimously deci ...

Appointments at AFP

  Yacine Le Forestier, 50, is a graduate of the Institut d’Etudes Politiques de Paris. He joined AFP in ...

Fifty AFP pictures exhibited at the Western Australian Museum of Perth in tribute to cricket

WA Museum CEO Alec Coles said the month long display will feature images of the history, origins, highs and lows and controversies of the sport that enjoys a global following. The exhibition will also provide an overview of the one day Cricket World Cup o ...

Prizes won by AFP photographers at the POYi Awards

Pictures taken during the  FIFA World Cup 2014 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil.     More info 25 Fév 2015 ...

Media groups, including AFP, set safety standards for freelancers

  The document, titled " A Call for Global Safety Principles and Practices," lays out seven basic standards for journalists on dangerous assignments.   The guidelines call for training in first aid and hostile environments, securing medical insu ...

AFP’s Bülent Kiliҫ receives two prizes at the World Press Photo Awards 2015

Bülent Kiliç won first prize in the Spot News Single at the World Press Photo Awards 2015  for the image of a young woman wounded during clashes between demonstrators and security forces at the funeral in Istanbul on 12 March 2014 of 15-year-old Berkin El ...

Three AFP photographers awarded by the White House News Photographers Association

Brendan Smialowski   Brendan Smialowski received three 1st prizes in the following categories: “Political Photo of the Year”, “Political Portfolio”, and “Picture Story/Politics”. He was also awarded 2nd prize in the “Portrait/Personality” category, 3rd pr ...

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