News and Press

Jan 12

IGL Student's Journey Featured on

JJ Zhou had only been riding his bike for 10 minutes when he pulled over to the side of a Connecticut road and began pounding the ground with his fist. He was on day three of what he expected would be a month-long, 1,650-mile ride from Boston to Orlando, and he felt a shooting pain in his tailbone that caused him to recoil as though he were touching a hot stove every time he sat down on the bike seat. Read more at

Oct 03
World Press Photo

2014 World Press Photo Contest to be chaired by Gary Knight

World Press Photo is pleased to announce that the jury of the 2014 World Press Photo Contest will be chaired by Gary Knight, UK, founder photographer of VII Photo Agency. He will be supported by an international jury of 18 leading professionals in the field of photojournalism. World Press Photo’s annual competition is the leading photojournalism contest in the world, and free to enter for all professional photojournalists and their representatives. The entry website will open at the beginning of December 2013.