Five years ago at Visa pour l’Image, Stanley Greene and a few of his followers launched Noor. An agency, foundation and artists collective, Noor offers an alternative to photojournalists in these difficult economic times. A decrease in financing results bring a drop in quality, and Nina Berman, Pep Bonet, Andrea Bruce, Alixandra Fazzina, Stanley Greene, Yuri Kozyrev, Kadir van Lohuizen, Jon Lowenstein and Francesco Zizola won’t have it. In addition to their long-term investigative projects, they began an educational program in partnership with Nikon, in order to support independent documentary film and photography.
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