Reportage by Getty Images today announced it has signed for exclusive representation, the MacArthur Foundation Genius recipient, American photojournalist Lynsey Addario. A leader in her field, Addario has covered conflicts in Afghanistan, Iraq, Lebanon, Darfur, and Congo, and shot features across the Middle East, South Asia, and Africa highlighting the human crisis of war to the world.
Aidan Sullivan, Vice President, Photo Assignments, Getty Images added, “Lynsey is one of the most respected and accomplished photojournalists of her generation. She possesses all of the rare skills and qualities that this unique and elite group require to make them stand out above the rest. Her extraordinary thirst for knowledge, her ability to create compelling and visually stunning narratives, her passion, persistence and resilience are all part of what makes her the formidable journalist she is. I am immensely proud that Lynsey has chosen to work with us, her decision is further evidence of the commitment we at Getty Images have made towards supporting and representing photojournalism.”
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