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Zoriah --
PHOTOJOURNALIST AND WAR PHOTOGRAPHER SPECIALIZING IN DOCUMENTING CONFLICT, CRISIS AND DISASTERS
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I have had to keep a lot of my work over the past year silent, until now. I am very excited to share this amazing new project with all of you, it's called Dollar Street. It is very different from what I normally do but equally challenging and fascinating... Continue reading
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A photo of the interior of one of the main cooling towers of the Chernobyl Nuclear Facility in Chernobyl, Ukraine. Continue reading
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A decaying apartment wall revealing layers of colored paint in the city of Pripyat, Chernobyl . In the wake of the nuclear disaster thousands of apartments were abandoned, never to be returned to. Continue reading
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A woman walks down the street in the Chernobyl Militarized Zone in Chernobyl, Ukraine. Nature is taking back the roads and cities in the Chernobyl Zone and there are very few people who call this area home. Continue reading
Next week I will be giving a photojournalism lecture at the Global Center for Journalism and Democracy. I will also be giving two short visual storytelling workshops on campus, one for teachers and one for students. If you will be in the Houston, Texas area and would like to attend the lecture or one of the workshops please send an email to gcjd@shsu.edu. They will be held at the Global Center for Journalism and Democracy at the Sam Houston State University in the Dan Rather Communications Building. There is an article about the lecture here. Continue reading
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Below is a feature story I wrote for Maptia.com about the first time I photographed the Chernobyl Nuclear Exclusion Zone Continue reading
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I have finally had a bit of time to start going through images from my recent project in Chernobyl and will start posting those, as well as many from the year before that I have not yet published. I look forward to sharing them with you all. Continue reading
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From the movie A Thousand Times Goodnight, a refugee mourns her dead husband after a militia group raids the camp. Continue reading
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From the movie A Thousand Times Goodnight, a militant is seen through the smoke of a burning village during an attack on a refugee camp. Continue reading
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I have a new feature story out on a lovely new platform called Maptia. I will post the full story here later on, but for now I hope you all enjoy seeing it on the Maptia website Continue reading
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There are just so many of these, I dont even know where to start. Here are a couple more images I shot for the war photographer film 1,000 Times Good Night, with more to come soon... Continue reading
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I have had five great years on my ship in Holland, Belgium and France but it is now time to say goodbye to my home. With my work and travel schedule I am just not able to keep up with maintaining a large houseboat, so I have decided it's time to sell. Continue reading
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One of my images from the new Juliette Binoche film about a photojournalist and war photographer called A Thousand Times Goodnight... Continue reading
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I would like to congratulate to photojournalism workshop student Kristoff (Krzysztof) Wierzbicki. In just one short year since our one-on-one workshop in Cambodia Krystoff has produced some truly wonderful stories around the world. Continue reading
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A Thousand Times Goodnight opens in the United States this Friday, the 24th of October 2014. I was involved with the film from the beginning and did all of the still photography featured in the film (all of the images shot by the main character in the film were mine,) coached Juliette Binoche on location in Morocco and the film features many of my portfolio images as well as those of Marcus Bleasdale of VII... Continue reading
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A man jokes around for his friends on the streets of Roubaix, France. Roubaix is France's poorest city and because so few people have jobs, life is lived on the citie's streets. Continue reading
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Dès le jeudi 2 octobre la Cave aux Poètes est ravie de présenter sur ses murs l'exposition photo 'Avoir 20 ans à Roubaix en 2014'. Fruit du reportage photo réalisé par Zoriah Miller, invité par Yael Naim & David Donatien à poser son oeil sur la jeunesse roubaisienne, cette série de portraits est l'occasion rêvée de redécouvrir notre ville, en tordant le cou aux idées reçues. Continue reading
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I will be in Roubaix, France tonight for the opening of the Gaza Life Exhibition. Next week I will be back for the opening of another exhibition about the city itself. Roubaix is infamous for being France's poorest city and the exhibition looks at the lives of twenty-somethings living in this city. I will post more on this next week once I have the final details from the organizers. Continue reading
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I am still working on this subject in as many countries as I can. Unfortunately it is one story that I don't think will have an ending anytime soon. Continue reading
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I have two exhibitions in France in the coming months, the first one will be photos from Gaza and will run from the 27th of September until the 29th of November. More information on the venue, opening night etc is posted below. The second exhibition will open the first part of October and I will post more details here once I have the posters and flyer's from the organizer. I hope to be at the openings of each of the shows and hope to see some of you there. Continue reading
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From now on, I will quit counting... A man stands on top of a cliff in a slum on the outskirts of Bogota, Colombia. Continue reading
I met Krystle Wright a few years ago when we lectured together in Moscow and we have been pals ever since. She was just named a Canon Master and although her work is quite different from mine, I thought I would share it with all of you, as I think many of you will find this very inspiring. Continue reading
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A year after rocket landed near him on his walk home from school, a look at a young Palestinian during physical therapy. Continue reading
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Ahmed sits in bed as his brother massages his head and applies cream to his burns. Ahmed was walking home from school when a rocket landed near him, removing both legs, one arm, most of his fingers and burned large portions of his body... Continue reading
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Ahmed was a teenager when he was walking home from school in Gaza City and a stray rocket landed down the street from him. It shredded his limbs and burned through the skin on most of his body... Continue reading