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Si Barber

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Profession: Photograper
Location: East Anglia , United Kingdom
URL: http://www.sibarber.co.uk
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Languages spoken: English
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Last login: over 2 years ago
Member since: 06 Feb 2006 07:02

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Photographer working in East Anglia for national newspapers and mags

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Petition to help photographer Ahn Sehong

Can I bend your ear for a second?

Myself and some colleagues are trying to help out this Korean photographer called Ahn Sehong. He was being funded by Nikon to complete and show a project about ‘Comfort Women’ . They were young women kidnapped and made to work as sex-slaves for the Japanese Army in WW2.

His pictures have generated a lot of controversy in Japan to the extent that he has had threats made to him by extremist groups.

Due to political pressure Nikon have bottled and withdrawn their funding . We’re putting a petition together to try and make them reverse that decision.

We’ve only been rolling for 24 hours and we’ve got over 100 photographers and photo-folks willing to add their name to the list – including a Magnum photographer.

We’ve set up a site here : www.iamcensored.co.uk

Can we add your name to the list?

If so do you know anyone else who might be sympathetic – we could really do with a few more ‘big’ names so we can get some press interested.

Thanks.

S

08 Jun 2012 21:06 | 3 replies

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