Shaul Schwartz*

23.04.2013 in23:40 in Documentary -->


Photographer Shaul Schwarz was born in Israel in 1974. His photographic career began in the Israeli Air Force; after finishing his service he moved on to cover news in Israel and in the West Bank before relocating to New York in 1999. Today Shaul is still based in New York and works as a freelance photographer represented by Reportage/Getty Images . His work has appeared in major international publications such as Newsweek, Time, New York Times Magazine, Geo, Paris Match, Stern, El Pais, GQ and Marie Claire. His coverage of the conflict in Haiti in 2004 received two World Press Awards; in 2005 he won the highly acclaimed Visa D’or in Perpignan for his work on Settlers from the Gaza Strip; and he recently won the 2008
Robert Capa award given out by the Overseas Press Club.

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