Anna Zekria

photographer.ru / Photographer

Anna is a photography and multimedia producer and agent.  With a background in telecommunications. Anna has devoted herself to photojournalism for the last 10 years, starting her career by joining in 2005 the Photographer.ru agency representing at the time Russian photojournalists worldwide and international agencies including Magnum Photos, Contact Press Images and Panos Pictures in Russia, becoming its managing director in 2008.  Since 2011 as owner and director of Saltimages agency Anna has been actively promoting documentary photographers in Russia, bringing numerous projects to worldwide recognition.  She curated a number exhibitions and projects including  ‘Russian Northern Caucasus – on the Road of Changes’ (Moscow, Grozny, Nazran, 2010),  Stories of Life: the best of multimedia journalism (Moscow, 2013), Russian contemporary photography at Dali International festival (Dali, 2013). She served as a nominator and jury member worldwide, including the World Press Photo Multimedia Contest (2012).

Past Jury

Bernard Utudjian Galerie Polaris

Christine Ollier Filles du Calvaire

Françoise Paviot Galerie Françoise Paviot

Jean Francois Camp Espace Dupon

Patricia Lanza Annenberg Space for Photography

Patrick Kahn SNAP! photo festival

Rebecca McClelland New Statesman Magazine

Tatiana Kurtanova Journal of Portfolio / FotoLoft Gallery

Viviane Esders Expert près la Cour d'Appel de Paris