Photojournalism - Professional

James with family ex-prisoner from a series FRACTURED LIVES

Carol Allen-Storey
UK

Nominee

"James with family ex-prisoner from a series FRACTURED LIVES"
“When the genocide war began I was only 15. I remember that the Interahamwe invaded our home demanding to see our Hutu identity cards because they suspected we might be Tutsi. In school we were taught

Biography: Carol Allen-Storey is an award-winning photojournalist specialising in chronicling humanitarian and social issues, especially amongst women and children. “My images are intimate, about issues and citizens I deeply care about. I believe photographs may not be capable of doing the moral work for us, but they can trigger the process of social consciousness” In 2009 Storey was appointed a UNICEF ambassador for photography. Since 2006, she has been developing ‘ANGELS at the edge of darkness’, a personal project that illuminates the plight of women and children managing poverty...

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