Christopher Morris

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2005, 1st prize stories, People in the News

2005, 1st prize stories, People in the News

2005, 1st prize stories, People in the News

2005, 1st prize stories, People in the News

Christopher Morris, based in Paris, was born in California in 1958 and began his career as a documentary conflict photographer working almost exclusively for Time magazine, where he has been on contract since 1990. He has been credited with redefining political coverage in America during his years working for Time at the White House, from 2000 till 2009.

Simultaneously to his career as a photojournalist, Morris has expanded his work into the fashion world. He has received various awards, including the Robert Capa Gold Medal, the Olivier Rebbot Award, the Journalism Award from the Overseas Press Club, two Infinity Awards for photojournalism from the International Center of Photography in New York, the PDN Look Fashion Editorial Award, and numerous World Press Photo awards. Morris is a founding member of the photojournalist agency VII, based in New York.

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