Part of the Visa pour l’Image photojournalism festival
August 30 to September 14, 2014
Curated by photographer Samuel Bollendorff in partnership with sociologist André Gunthert, this exhibition looks at the amateur pictures, from 2001 to now, that made the front pages.
Read Olivier Laurent’s article ‘When Amateur Photographers Make the Front Page’ featured from Time LightBox
Image posted on a militant website on June 14, 2014, appears to show militants from the al-Qaida-inspired Islamic State of Iraq and the Syria (ISIS) taking aim at captured Iraqi soldiers wearing plain clothes after taking over a base in Tikrit, Iraq.