• Somalia in Transition by Jan Grarup, finalist of the 2015 FotoEvidence Book Award.
  • Guatemala- Ixil Genocide by Daniele Volpe, finalist of the 2015 FotoEvidence Book Award.
  • The Geography of Poverty by Matt Black, finalist of the 2015 FotoEvidence Book Award.
  • Inferno: Central African Republic by Marcus Bleasdale, winner of the 2015 FotoEvidence Book Award.
  • On the Brink of an Abyss by Fabio Bucciarelli, finalist of the 2015 FotoEvidence Book Award.
Interview by Svetlana Bachevanova
 

Heidi Levine is an American photojournalist represented by the French photo agency Sipa Press. For over three decades she has weaved in and out of the Israeli Palestinian conflict. She has covered the critical moments in the Middle East including the revolutions in Egypt, Libya and Syria, the Israel Lebanon War, the numerous conflicts and despair in the Gaza Strip, from the field, bringing front line action and behind-the-scenes human stories to the world’s major press outlets. Her photographs have appeared, often as cover stories, in numerous international publications including, Time, Stern, Focus, Paris Match, L’Express, Newsweek, Time, The New York Times Magazine, The Sunday Times Magazine, Amnesty International, Forbes Magazine, and more.
Levine began working as a professional photojournalist with the Associated Press in Israel as a staffer in 1983. In 1993 she joined the French photo agency Sipa Press and is presently represented by them.
Her other assignments include documenting the harrowing practice of female feticide in India for the Sunday Times Magazine, the plight of Iraqi refugees living in Jordan, Syria and Sweden, the present exodus of refugees fleeing from war-torn Syria. In 2003,she covered the US invasion in Iraq and in 2006; she was embedded for one month with U.S. troops where her work focused on the lives of female soldiers. She has also worked in Afghanistan and Georgia.
Recently Heidi was awarded with the First Anja Niedringhaus Courage in Photojournalism Award.