James Wellford | Still Division
James Wellford is a Senior Photo Editor for Global Issues at National Geographic Magazine. Previously he was Editorial Director at Visura.co and a contributing photo editor at Foreign Policy, CNN, and Smithsonian Journeys. He was the International Photo Editor at Newsweek Magazine for 12 years and is a Knight Wallace Fellow from University of Michigan. His collaborative work with photographers has received top honors from the Overseas Press Club, World Press Photo, POYi, American Photo, Visa Pour Lâ€™image, PX 3, and NPPA. He has served on the juries of the Magnum Emergency Fund, the Tim Hetherington Trust Award, the PhotoPhilanthropy Awards, Visa Pour Lâ€™image, POYi, the Aperture Paris PhotoBook Award, the Overseas Press Club and was a member of the 2012 World Press Masterclass in Amsterdam. He is on the advisory board of the Photobook Museum and the Social Documentary Network and is co-founder of ScreenProjects, an organization working on ways to create, support, and deliver powerful visual and narrative stories around the world.