Jodi Bieber Appeals to International Community in Tears for Anton Hammerl

I witnessed Jodi Bieber became emotional during her acceptance speech of the World Press Photo of the Year Award as she appealed to the international community and the press to press for the release of South African photographer Anton Hammerl being held in captivity some. The award ceremony was held at the prestigious Musiekgebouw in Amsterdam, … Read More

South African Photographer Anton Hammerl Still Missing

We have just put up a gallery of the last images that South African photographer, Anton Hammerl took before disappearing in Libya. He filed the photos from near Benghazi in Libya, loading them to his Photoshelter account. After he went missing his wife, Penny Sukhraj, assisted by photographer Christine Nesbitt, approached us to represent the … Read More

Petition to Release South African Photographer and Tragic Loss in Libya

The photojournalism world suffered a tragic loss with the death of Tim Hetherington and Chris Hondros in Libya. This highlights further the dangerous and hostile working conditions for journalists in Libya as the Gaddafi government seems to be targeting the press. South African photographer Anton Hammerl has gone missing in Libya. His last photographs were … Read More