The CIP preserves and promotes original works by photojournalists, who defend freedom of expression and bear witness to history across the globe

Focus on Yuri Kozyrev



Screening of the movie “L’Espoir, Sierra de Teruel” by André Malraux, followed by a conference on the 80th anniversary of […]


2017, May 19 – Passing of Stanley Green

  Stanley Green left us after a very long disease. He was a photographer of immense talent and generosity. We have, together, realized his last great exhibition on the Caspian Sea region for the International Photojournalism Center in Perpignan. It was a moment of grace, elegance and professionalism. Stanley, despite of his permanent suffering, wanted to […]

You Still Have Time to Apply for the Visa pour l’Image Awards

As every year, numerous prizes, which you can apply for, are awarded in Perpignan during the Visa pour l’Image festival:

The French Photojournalist Mathias Depardon Has Been Arrested in Turkey

The french independant photojournalist Mathias Depardon has been arrested on Monday 8th May in Hasankeyf, in south-east Turkey, while doing a report for the National Geographic magazine.


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Every month, we ask a veteran photojournalist to review a portfolio submitted by a beginner. In return, the young professional reviews some of the images that the 'veteran' took at the same age. This month, long-time AFP Lebanese war photographer Patrick Baz and freelance French photojournalist Louis Witter exchange feedback on their photographs.




A Nation ripped apart 1936-1939

An overview of the Spanish Civil War (1936-1939), which resulted in the death of 500,000 people. This exhibition takes place at the Couvent des Minimes in Perpignan and the Rivesaltes Camp Memorial, March 17th-May 17th, 2017.

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Visa pour l'Image is the premier International Festival of photojournalism. It takes place in Perpignan, in southern France, every year during two weeks at the end of August and/or the beginning of September.