Having descended from a family of adventurers, wanderers and mystics, JB Russell has worked extensively in Europe, Asia, Africa, the Middle East and Latin America. His images have appeared in Time, Newsweek, The New York Times, The International Herald Tribune, Paris Match and many others. Winner of the Public Prize at France's Bayeux War Correspondents Competition, 1st place in the Magazine News Story category of the POYi competition and the American Photo competition, Russell has also produced several video documentaries and multimedia projects. He is represented by Panos Pictures, Cosmos Photo and Contacto.

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