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Vedat Xhymshiti

Vedat Xhymshiti

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Profession: Journalist/Photographer
Status: Photojournalist
Location: Zurich , Switzerland
Home base: Livoc i Ulet region # 010
URL: http://vedatxhymshiti.artists.de
URL: http://www.sipausa.com/ximagi/search.php?u=&peo...
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Languages spoken: English, Albanian, Serbian, French, Spanish
Organization: Freelancer
Journal: http://www.bpaimages.com/
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Skype: Vedat vedat.xh
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Last login: almost 2 years ago
Member since: 13 Nov 2007 21:11


Vedat Xhymshiti; or otherwise known as Vudi, (born April 7, 1986 in Gjilan, eastern Kosovo) is independent Journalist, Long Term Documentary Photographer. In November 2011, he obtained his specialization degree in FYR-Macedonia, in the field of International Relations and Diplomacy.

Vudi is specialized in covering events and milestones of political and social nature around Southeast Europe and Middle East. He is the CEO and founder of ‘BF – between THE frontlines’ as well as the BMG – Balkan Media Group, both of which are startups and need some seed investment.

His work has been published in several publications including the U.S. TIME magazine, Der SPIEGEL, The New York Times, Swiss ‘Sunday TIMES’ magazine, Foreign Policy Journal, Foreign Policy Magazine, Die Presse, Die Welt, The Guardian, The SUN, The Daily Telegraph and Bloomberg ect. From 2008 to 2011, he worked as assignment photographer for US-Polaris Images, US-Zuma Press, US-SIPA Press, CORBIS Images and Demotix.com.


Recent Post

Photographers wanted in Kosovo, for extraordinary elections

Hi, to everyone who read this post,

-We want to inform you that Balkan Press Photo Agency will be covering the all the relevant events during the pre-elections campaign, the day of elections and the aftermath of the upcoming general elections in Kosovo that are due to be held on December 12 this year. We are interested to cooperate with freelance photographers, we want to kindly ask you to consider our offer to cooperate with us. At moment we are negotiating with the political parties for the terms of agreement, and there are several of them who have already given credible assurances to use embedded BPA photographers during the campaign. The deadline for submiting your CV’s and interest is November 17.

Balkan Press Agency is looking for professional photographers in the field of press photography, given that BPA is already being prepared to cover the parliamentary elections in Kosovo.
Photographers will work 15 days in Kosovo.

-(selected) Photographers should be arriving in Kosovo within 29th November, 2010 and after, December 15th, 2010 are free to leave Kosovo.

Photographers must have 5 years of photojournalism, working experience. Photographers must have experience working in electoral campaigns of different countries, ready to deal with the situation.
Photographers should be equipped with necessary photojournalism facilities up to a personal laptop.
Photographers must speak very well EnglishPhotographers must be ready to work under pressure and calm.

BPA Assignment photographer, daily will cover and photo-document the election campaign activities of certain political parties in Kosovo, starting from December 1, 2010.
Photographer has the responsibility to select from 5 to 10 best pictures of the event which is being developed and send them via email at our editorial office wherever that event is.
BPA Photographer every day is obliged to submit all the pictures on the editorial office of BPA with 2 DVD copies.

necessary info:
1,) from where you will fly to Pristina?
2,) how your flight ticket cost?
3,) describe your equipment
4,) when you can be in Pristina/Kosovo, if you are selected?

APPLICATION instructions:
Application deadline is November 17th, 2010, Submit your CV with a web. Link portfolio in our official e-mail through
Picture Desk HR Human Resources of BPA assignment photographers


The subject of your application must be as below:
‘Kosovo elections assignment photographer’

12 Nov 2010 15:11 | 0 replies


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