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The Bronx Documentary Center 5th Annual Portfolio Review

The Bronx Documentary Center's 5th Annual Portfolio Review
Saturday, May 6th, 2017
10AM to 4PM


Get your work seen during five one-on-one sessions with the industry’s top photo editors. Register today!


Sign up to meet and get critiqued by the top photo editors and photographers from The New York Times, TIME Magazine, National Geographic, UNICEF, Reuters and more. You will have the chance to meet one-on-one for twenty minutes with five of the following reviewers:


REBECCA COONEY Features Photo Editor, Newsday
SEAN CORCORAN Curator of Photographs, Museum of the City of New York
IVAR DAMERON Photo Editor, The Wall Street Journal
SHAMINDER DULAI Director of Photography, Newsweek
JAMES ESTRIN Co-Editor of New York Times Lens Blog
NOELLE FLORES THEARD Program Associate, Magnum Foundation
GENEVIEVE FUSSELL Senior Photo Editor, The New Yorker
ADREES LATIF Editor in Charge, U.S. Pictures, Reuters
KAREN MARKS Gallery Director, Howard Greenberg Gallery
SABINE MEYERS Photography Director, National Audubon Society 
PAUL MOAKLEY Deputy Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise, TIME Magazine
GRAHAM MORRISON Managing Editor for Visual Media, Bloomberg
CHRISTINE NESBITT Senior Photography Editor, UNICEF
AZU NWAGBOGU Director, African Artists' Foundation and LagosPhoto Festival
KIRA POLLACK Director of Photography and Visual Enterprise, TIME Magazine
SIOBHAN RIORDAN Exhibition Associate, Documentary Photography Project, Open Society Foundations
GLENN RUGA Executive Editor, ZEKE Magazine
BRENDAN WATTENBERG Managing Editor, Aperture Magazine
JAMIE WELLFORD Senior Photo Editor, National Geographic
DAMON WINTER Staff Photographer, The New York Times


Space is limited and advance registration is required.


Prior to the review, the BDC will ask you to submit your top 10 choices. We will do our best to match you to your selections.


Throughout the day, you can relax and enjoy yourselves in the BDC’s intimate backyard patio and Tim Hetherington Photo Book Library. The BDC will also provide lunch by Xochimilco, the Bronx’s finest Mexican restaurant.


Email info(at) if you have any questions.



There are six scholarship spots available for Bronx-based photographers, generously made possible by Fujifilm. To apply for the scholarship, please send the following to


A short statement discussing your work and how the portfolio would be beneficial.
10 images from any body of work with captions.
The images need to be lo-res .jpg files zipped in a folder with your name. The zipped folder should be attached to the email with your statement or sent via WeTransfer.
The scholarship application is due no later than 11PM on Friday, April 28th. Submissions received after this time will not be reviewed. Please note these submissions will not be judged by BDC staff or volunteers; professional photo editors will be making the final decision.