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Manuel Rivera-Ortiz

Photographer and Founder, The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film

Manuel Rivera-Ortiz is a documentary photographer and a journalist. The Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism recently selected his work documenting people’s living conditions in the developing world as one of 50 Great Stories produced by alumni over the past century. As the President & Founder of The Manuel Rivera-Ortiz Foundation for Documentary Photography & Film he supports and encourages emerging and established photographers and film-makers to engage in social documentary projects and issues. His photographs are included in American and international collections.

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Manuel Rivera-Ortiz