Retrospective of Platanos – Part II

Rescue at sea..   IASONAS from the solidarity team of Platanos accompanies a boat from refugees to the island of Lesvos…   Iasonas helps the refugee boat arrive safely to coast.. Advertisements

Retrospective of Platanos 2015 – Part I

RAYYAN HARIES needs our help. A young guy from Malaysia off his own back turned up in Lesvos and is doing an amazing job providing food for refugees at Skala as soon as they get off the boats. He sent out this message below and after speaking to him I want us all to help…

Idomeni: la fin de l’espoir

4 decembre 2015 Quelques mois auparavent personne ne connaissait Idomeni, une petite communaute de quelques maison construite a cote de a station du train au nord de la Grece, a la frontiere avec la Macedoine. Au debut de l’ete, quand le flux migratoire a ete intensifie, le chemin de refugies dans la Grece s’est etabli…

Is Contemporary Reality too complicated to be represented Photographically?

Is Contemporary Reality too complicated to be represented Photographically ? This question popped out in the middle of my research on the way press covered the Greek economic crisis. I decided to analyze how journalism uses photography as an illustration tool to create impressions within a theoretical and historic framework, as “the role of any theory…