Jason Florio – ‘Destination Europe’ entries into Magnum Photography Awards 2017

  ‘For the past two years (2015-16), I was embedded with the first search and rescue NGO, MOAS (Migrant Offshore Aid Station) to operate rescue ships, specifically to save the lives of migrants and refugees attempting to cross the Mediterranean and Aegean seas.’  JF Visit the Lensculture site (or click on the above image to […]

Instagram – Jason Florio Photojournalist and Filmmaker

Above Instagram images: Top row – L-R: Photoville 2019, NYC; Remembering 9/11; fellow passenger, flying from the UK-USA Middle row – L-R: Dog catchers, Nigeria; motor taxis ‘okadas’, Nigeria; fellow passengers, flying from Nigeria-Ghana Bottom Row – L-R: all three images from Nigeria @jasonflorio / Instagram Above images from documentary filming, in Ghana; Gambia – […]

Instagram – Jason Florio, photographer, and filmmaker

Instagram photographer & filmmaker, Jason Florio, currently in The Gambia, West Africa – working on ‘Gambia-victims and resisters of a regime‘ #Portraits4PositiveChange Follow on Instagram for regular updates @jasonflorio Florio, originally from London, based from NYC for 18 years before relocating to The Gambia, West Africa, in 2013. He has produced images and documentaries for […]

Press: Rescues at Sea. Images © Jason Florio – Musée Magazine

Musée Magazine, Issue #21 – Jason Florio’s Magnum Photography Award winning images (pages 182-183) – ‘Destination Europe‘ – taken over a period of 2 years documenting multiple rescue missions onboard two rescues boats – The Phoenix and The Responder, with MOAS (Migrant Offshore Aids Station), in the Mediterranean Sea and the Aegean Sea. ____________ Available […]