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Selected news about graphic design, photography, film studies and media & interaction design for CV students at ECAL (Lausanne, Switzerland)
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How Combat Photographer Stacy Pearsall Got One of Military's Highest Honors

How Combat Photographer Stacy Pearsall Got One of Military's Highest Honors | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Between the ages of 21 and 27, military photographer Stacy Pearsall captured over 500,000 images across 41 different countries. She is the first woman ever to win the Military Photographer of the Year twice, “giving the boys a run for their money.”

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Peter van Agtmael

Peter van Agtmael | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Quote: "My photographs are primarily about contradictions; the simultaneous and infinite coexistence of beauty mingling with destruction, of love with hatred. The endless capacity for contradiction has defined humanity's existence, and is forced into stark relief in war." 
Peter van Agtmael joined Magnum Photos as a nominee in 2008.

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At VA (Veterans Affairs) Palo Alto, Veterans Heal With Photography

At VA (Veterans Affairs) Palo Alto, Veterans Heal With Photography | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it
Veterans suffering from PTSD or other mental health challenges are being offered a new and innovative form of therapy at the VA in Palo Alto, Calif. They’re taking pictures.
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'Healing Bobby': One War Veteran's Inspiring Source for Comedy (VIDEO)

'Healing Bobby': One War Veteran's Inspiring Source for Comedy (VIDEO) | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Directed by Peter van Agtmael, the latest Red Border Film tells the story of Bobby Henline an Iraq War veteran turned comic who has made his injuries a part of his comedy.

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Powerful Present-Day Photographs Of World War 2 Veterans

Powerful Present-Day Photographs Of World War 2 Veterans | What's new in Visual Communication? | Scoop.it

Acclaimed British photographer Konstantin Suslov is making sure his fellow countrymen don’t forget the individuals whom they owe their current freedom and prosperity to – the war veterans themselves.

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