Photo Gone Viral: The Lighthouse of Chania at the Mercy of a Storm

This stunning photograph of the lighthouse during a storm at the port of Chania, Crete has gone viral in Greece. The photo was uploaded at...

AP Photojournalist Denounces Illegal Detention

Nikolas Giakoumidis, photojournalist for Associated Press, filed a signed complaint against the way he was treated by the police in Thessaloniki on May 21. Giakoumidis...

Athens Captured by Famous German Instagramers (photos)

Athens was photographed in the most modern and creative way by popular German instagramers in a collaborative initiative dubbed “Athens Tourism Partnership”. Four of the...

Greek AFP Photographer Honored for Pictures of Refugee Crisis

Greek AFP photographer Aris Messinis was honored on Saturday, receiving the Visa d'Or for News, the most prestigious award handed out at the Visa Pour...

Greece’s Capital Through Ben Loulou’s Camera

  In the secret alleys and bizarre areas of Athens and Piraeus, photographer Didier Ben Loulou managed to capture on camera, the energy flow within...
The Swiss philhellene Frédéric Boissonnas was the first foreign photographer who extensively toured Greece for about thirty years in order to photograph the landscapes and people of the country.

Frédéric Boissonnas, The Photographer Who Fell in Love with Greece

  The Swiss philhellene Frédéric Boissonnas was the first foreign photographer who took it upon himself to tour Greece to exhaustively photograph the landscapes and...

Legendary Photojournalist Giannis Kyriakides Dies at 92

One of Greece's top photojournalists, Giannis Kyriakides, who wrote history in the field of photography through his unique style of work, has died at...

Greek Photographer Wins Prestigious Birdlife Contest

Nikos Fokas has won first prize in the Handbook of the Birds of the World photo contest, bagging a prize worth 6,800 euros in...

The Spectacular Flowering Peach Groves of Imathia, Greece

Everyone on Earth has seen the splendor of the flowering cherry trees of Japan, which give such delicate beauty to the landscape every Spring...

Photos by a Genius: How an American Philhellene Captured the Acropolis in the 19th...

William James Stillman an American journalist, diplomat, author, historian, and photographer captured the magic of Acropolis in 1870 in a series of carbon prints. Relatively...

The Milky Way over the Temple of Poseidon: NASA Features Picture of Greek Photographer

Although it may look like a lighthouse, the rays of light near the horizon actually emanate from the Temple of Poseidon at Cape Sounion,...

Breathtaking Photos by Alexandros Maragos Showcase the Natural Light of the Sun Over Greece

Alexandros Maragos, an Athens-based filmmaker and photographer captures stunning photos of nature around Greece and this month he is showcasing landscape photography showcasing the...

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